Lynn McCary Events

Lynn McCary Events plans, manages, and produces events that showcase your mission and attract new audiences and supporters.
We are LME.



Lynn McCary Events (LME) is a boutique events company that plans and manages special events for individuals, corporations, and not-for-profit organizations in New York and nationally. LME’s experience comes from 25 years in the business and has earned us Exclusive Event Planner status at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. We are a certified WBE Company (Women-Owned Business Enterprise) by the NYC Department of Small Business Services.


Below are a few of our upcoming events (hover for more info). For a full list of future events please see our Events page.

The POSSE Foundation 30th Anniversary

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The Posse Foundation empowers students to attend and succeed in elite colleges via a supportive mentoring model that results in a 90% graduation rate for its participants. The Foundation’s 2019 Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will celebrate its 30th Anniversary and raise funds for scholarships and other vital programs. The night will be emceed by Lesley Stahl and will feature a live concert with ten-time Grammy Award winner Chaka Khan. Lynn McCary Events is overseeing the production of the event.

The National Kidney Registry 2019 Gala

Thursday, June 27, 2019 Rainbow Room, NYC

The National Kidney Registry improves the likelihood of matches between patients waiting for kidneys and organ donors. The organization’s 2019 gala will take place on Thursday, June 27th at the Rainbow Room in Rockefeller Center. The event will recognize and honor kidney donors as well as the medical teams that facilitate the transplants. Lynn McCary Events will be responsible for the production of the event.

Joe’s Pub @Astor Friday Night Cabaret

Friday, July 26, 2019 Astor Place Plaza

Friday Night Cabaret will be a live outdoor music show presented by Joe’s Pub at The Public and the Village Alliance. This free and open to the public event will celebrate the 100th Birthday of Pete Seeger. Performances will be curated by the singer-musician Toshi Reagon, who will lead the audience in a Seeger Sing-a-Long. Lynn McCary Events is coordinating the planning of the Joe’s Pub at Astor Place summer series and will manage the day-of production of the event.

Our Team


Our 25 years of experience in the field, proven project management expertise, and meticulous attention to creative event strategy and production allows our clients to focus their time and staff resources where they’re most needed. We know that the path to a compelling, engaging, and successful event requires a significant investment of organizational resources. Leave the planning and execution details to us.


Lynn McCary


Joanna Micek

Senior Event Manager

We retain seasoned event production professionals to manage guest check in, vendor supervision, and VIP hospitality; and work with a preferred list of established professional vendors in the fields of audio/visual production, catering, flowers and décor, photography, entertainment, VIP transportation, and graphic design.



Steps Taken on Event Day


Dog Actors on a Guest List


Guests Checked In

Problems Solved

Our Team

Our Work

We believe our work speaks for itself. Browse our most recent projects below
and notice our attention to every detail.

Jerusalem Foundation Reception
The 2018 PEN America Literary Gala
2016 Astor Alive! Festival
The Aga Khan Foundation 2017 Gala
The Keynon Review 2017 Gala
The Writers Guild Initiative 2018 Gala
The Writers Guild Initiative 2013 Reception
2016 Indoor Ag-Con NY
The American University of Beirut 2017 Board of Trustees Dinner




The logos below are just a sample of the clients
who have worked with LME.



We welcome you to contact us for more information about any of our services

222 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, NY 10038

Tel: 212-629-8748 Cell: 917-951-8865