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Alaina J.

"...Awesome! I threw my fiancé a surprise 1920's themed murder mystery cocktail party. The space was perfect. Booking was so easy and the support staff was always quick to respond. The space was clean and the staff onsite were helpful with the setup as well. We had a great..."

Melissa S.

"...This space was absolutely perfect for my event! Krystal set up the room cocktail style for us and had in depth instructions on the fridge for everything you could need to know! My guests and I had so much fun. I would absolutely book this space again..."

Featured cocktail party venues

Stylish cocktail bar perfect for getting together
Washington, DC

...Our stylish cocktail bar is perfect for meetings, product launches, cocktail receptions and anything else you can come up with. This floor is elegant, unique and versatile and can hold up to 60 people. PRICE * All ookings require a 3 Hour Food & Beverage Minimum...

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Downtown Beautiful Open Cocktail Bar - Next to Convention Center
Washington, DC

...This is a eautifully, designed, well-lit cocktail bar with a Wes Anderson theme. With a unique downstairs bar, and an upstairs mezzanine featuring booth seating. Capacity: 80 -100 seated and standing. The venue also features an outdoor patio that can hold around...

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Refined, industrial loft in the heart of Shaw
Washington, DC
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...With a virant ambiance, sophisticated yet warm aesthetic, the space is unique among the traditional D.C. event venues. - 80 capacity for a cocktail reception - 40 for a seated dinner - 34 for a team retreat What comes with the space: - Taleware + glassware - High and low top...

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High-End Virtual Reality Arcade and Cocktail Lounge
Washington, DC

Our space is a high-end arcade and bar, featuring the latest gaming technologies by Alienware, NVIDIA, Intel, and HTC with a multitude of experiences to choose from. Play games, explore Google Earth, experience art and more in VR. We currently have 4 virtual reality machines...

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Hip & Intimate Private Event Space in Brookland
Washington, DC
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...re happy to work with you to develop a custom everage program to suit your needs and budget. Whether it's custom cocktails for an engagement party, wine and beer for a dinner or mimosas and Bloody Marys for a bridal brunch, we've got...

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Luxury Lounge Event Space
Washington, DC

...networking or launch event, holiday party, reunions, etc! Space rental includes exclusive use of venue along with full staff: us boys, bartenders, cocktail waitresses (if needed), security, event planner and on-site manager. We have a state of the art sound system, and a extravagantly...

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Intimate Rooftop on H Street Corridor
Washington, DC

...tales, your guests are bound to enjoy themselves if you choose our space for your next event’s venue. Perfect for a cocktail hour, launch party, or intimate gathering. Capacity: 60 standing and seated Just north of Capitol Hill, H Street is ecoming one of...

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Art filled Contemporary Gallery Space in Historic Georgetown
Washington, DC
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...to the outdoor garden space and set up your ar in the large main front gallery. The space works well as a cocktail party for up to 75 people or create a beautiful seated dinner with 5 round tables for 50 seated guests. A small...

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Intimate Event Venue and Dance Studio - Full Venue
Washington, DC

...athrooms with changing tables. Great acoustics PERFECT FOR: SMALL WEDDINGS FASHION SHOWS ANY OCCASION PARTIES & EVENTS CORPORATE PARTIES & EVENTS TEAM BUILDING WORKSHOPS COCKTAIL PARTIES KIDSFAMILY PARTIES & EVENTS SMALL OR LARGE DANCE, FITNESS AND OTHER CLASSES PHOTO & VIDEO SHOOTS...

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Actual cocktail party venue bookings

co-ed shower with a cocktail buffet

I am looking to book a space for my upcoming baby shower! It will be a co-ed shower, hosted by my husband and I. We are ideally looking to host a cocktail style, buffet party with no formal sit-down meal. I thank you in advance for your help!

38 people
6 hours
$725.00

cocktail birthday party

I am planning a Cocktail party for My Sister's and my Birthday. Something low key and chill. Want to have just appetizers and drinks. Need a space that has a lounge type feel with hopefully furniture included. Love the patio on your venue. Would like music, very mellow (Smooth jazz, pop light r & b. Event will be from around 7pm to 10pm I added extra 2 hours prior to set up. Is there a kitchen to heat up appetizers? A bar or event staff to serve drinks?

50 people
6 hours
$435.00

Outdoor 30th birthday with drinks

I'm looking for a great place to throw my 30th birthday party this year. I'm hoping to have a group of about 60-80 people for a casual (but possibly large) party... with appetizers and drinks. I'm going for a casual drop-by and hangout vibe... with music on a sound system (an iTunes playlist)... and beer and wine only. I've been toying with the idea of hiring a bartender or two to have a signature cocktail... but I'm not sure yet. Does this sound like something your space would work for? If so, I'd love to hear what you think a grand total cost would be. Lastly -- do you charge a separate fee for access to the outdoor areas?

80 people
7 hours
$1,103.00

cocktails and live webcast

We need a venue for 30 persons from 4-9pm. There will be cocktails and hors d'oeuvres. As we will also provide a live webcast of the event we would need high-speed WiFi.

25 people
5 hours
$337.50

What people say about cocktail party venues on Peerspace

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09/03/2017
Valentina V.

Space: Jungle Loft - Hollywood

"...Lovely place! It was exactly as I thought it would be and there was even room to bring in 4 cocktail tables for my party. The place has a very chill vibe and the view from the balcony is stunning. The host was gracious and accommodating. I'll definitely be..."

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11/15/2018
Michelle J. M.

Space: FiDi Historic Jazz Lounge - Full Venue

"...great suggestions when it came to hiring a DJ and catering and she also suggested personal touches to add to the party (i.e. custom cocktail menu and a projected looped slideshow of product pix). She made my job that much easier (before and during the event). Secondly, the space is..."

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04/27/2018
Stephen O.

Space: Funky, wide open loft space on Chicago's north side...think SoHo in Chicago.

"...We held a charitable cocktail ball here and could not be happier with the results. Scott, the host, is amazingly accommodating and will try his best to see your needs are met and that your event will go as planned. The space is gorgeous and the guests were thoroughly impressed..."

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07/31/2018
Tracy H.

Space: Fun Mission District Restaurant space with cool party vibe. Great for group events.

"...great night at Foxsister! Brandon and his crew are super friendly and really looked after us. The food was awesome and the frozen cocktails really were a hit. The atmosphere at Foxsister is fun and laid back, it was the perfect venue for our team party and everyone commented on..."

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04/13/2018
Rachel M.

Space: Mid-City Finished Event Loft Space + Bow Truss Ceilings

"...Host was fantastic and flexible, and the space was great for our Spring Gala cocktail party..."

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04/01/2018
Faryal K.

Space: Large Williamsburg Loft Space

"...to work with, extremely responsive, and I would definitely recommend this space for any event you might be looking to host - a dinner, fundraiser, cocktail event, photo shoot. A nice change from the predictable lounge and restaurant venues..."

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07/01/2018
Shane O.

Space: Castro Speakeasy for Company Cocktails

"...great ambience, the organizer was very communicative, friendly and accommodating, and the staff on the night were chatty, friendly and made a mean cocktail. I'd happily book it again..."

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03/25/2018
Becca W.

Space: Creative Space Hidden in Lower Nob Hill

"...LOVED this space! I used this space for a photo shoot / cocktail happy hour, and it was beyond perfect. Great ambience, excellent lighting, and the openness made it really easy to move around in. Props, tables, and chairs were all easily accessible and the staff was helpful with any questions..."

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06/15/2018
Cristian G.

Space: Smashing HillTop Mid Century - Views Decks Glass Garden

"...Amazing house! We used the outdoor space for a graduation cocktail and our guests could not have been happier with the view and overall vibe of the place. Would definitely book again..."

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12/10/2017
Melanie G.

Space: Large Williamsburg Loft Space

"...Lukas was a fantastic host! The space was great for my friends and I for our annual holiday cocktail party..."

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12/02/2018
Daniel C.

Space: Bright Spacious Kitchen Studio

"...of 25 people for dinner party here. Kitchen setup is nice & layout is great for hosting. Extra attached seating in room was nice for cocktail hour. Tons of appliances to use when cooking (just make sure to clean up). Would book here again in the spring/summer so we could utilize..."

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05/22/2016
Alison T.

Space: Luxurious Design Gallery in Historic Building

"...birthday party and it was fantastic. The studio is unique and the art work and furniture are gorgeous setting the perfect ambiance for a cocktail party. I would highly recommend using the gallery for an event..."

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05/06/2018
Darhonda D.

Space: 1300 sq ft Downtown loft/photo studio with exposed brick and city view

"...helpful and prompt in his responses and feedback. The space was unique, and versatile. I hosted a book reveal, poetry readings, and even a cocktail hour. I would definitely book again and my guests were impressed. It was just a cool chill vibe..."

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06/10/2018
Robert D.

Space: Exposed brick Multi-use Event Space

"...Wonderful spot! We had a cocktail party here and couldn't have been happier with the space. Takashi was an excellent and accommodating host. He communicated promptly with me before the event, gave the place over to us to rearrange and set up, and was on site to answer questions..."

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10/15/2017
Tania G.

Space: Unique North Beach Gallery

"...He also recommended a bartender for the event and she was wonderful. We explained to her what we wanted and she crafted the best cocktail drinks ever! Overall very happy with our experience at Real Old Paper Gallery. Would highly recommend Andrew and his location..."

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11/19/2017
Lucy Z.

Space: Jungle Loft - Hollywood

"...pictured and more. I showed up to perfectly set up lighting and music. Oshri was so helpful and accommodating!! I hosted a wine/whiskey tasting cocktail event and everything was just so perfectly set up. The space is just very very classy. All of my friends were impressed by the space..."

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09/02/2017
Louise E.

Space: 6,000 ft² Spacious Industrial Event Gallery - Full Venue

"...She was creative, accommodating, and supportive in making sure our event unfolded seamlessly. The venue is split level which allowed for easy transitions between cocktail hour and a seated meal. The upstairs space is especially bright and spacious and was perfect for our 60 person cocktail hour. Her space also..."

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11/04/2016
Caitlin D.

Space: Historic Chinatown Venue with an Awesome View

"...space for a party. With the balcony and all of the open space, access to lots of furniture, it was perfect for our Fundraiser cocktail party! Jenny is a huge help, very accommodating and helpful..."