City Winery New York CityPrivate

Private Events

About our private events

Host your next event in “Urban Wine Country”, located in SoHo’s dynamic Hudson Square. Our modular space can be tailored to accommodate each individual client; whether an intimate seated dinner, elegant wedding reception, corporate outing or wine tasting, City Winery has the perfect space suited to your individual needs. It is our aim to provide each and every guest with an unforgettable experience.

The food was spectacular from start to finish, and the wine was wonderful. It was such a pleasure working with you. - Jillian Reid
Private Dining

Main Restaurant

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Main Restaurant

As you step into City Winery, you leave the hustle and bustle of New York City behind and step into “Urban Wine Country.” The space has been designed with a rustic interior, high vaulted ceilings and exposed wooden beams, all adding to the laid-back atmosphere that City Winery promotes.

Events include charity galas, press events, weddings, holiday celebrations, wine tastings & seminars, concerts & music events, meetings and luncheons.

Capacity: 250 seated / 500 standing

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Cellar Private Dining Room

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Cellar Private Dining Room

Located on the lower level, adjacent to our red wine barrel room, the Cellar Private Dining Room hosts up to 20 guests for a seated dinner or 25 guests for a cocktail style reception.

Events include bachelorette parties, bridal showers, wine tastings, rehearsal dinners, corporate dinners, meetings and presentations.

Capacity: 20 seated / 25 standing


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Located on the main floor, adjacent to our main restaurant, the Winery is a fully functioning Winery by day and one of the most unique event spaces by night. With large stainless steel vats of wine as well as exposed wine making equipment, there is no other space like it in Manhattan.

Events include wine tastings & seminars, rehearsal dinners, wedding receptions, meetings & presentations, corporate teambuilding, and not-for-profit gatherings.

Capacity: 70 seated / 100 standing  Download floor plan



Discover City Winery as the perfect venue for the modern-day couple, providing a truly unique nuptial experience while still including all the traditional wedding elements.  Your cocktail hour takes place in Manhattan's only fully-functioning Winery, complete with stainless steel tanks framed by a warm, exposed wood interior, and our very own wines on tap.  Transition seamlessly to a full dinner reception in the main space, with world-class production support for your favorite band or DJ.  Step out of the city and into wine country, finding Napa just south of Houston Street.

We can accommodate various size weddings, whether it be an intimate group of 50, or up to 185 guests for a seated dinner with dancing. For more of a laid back and non-traditional wedding, we can host up to 400 guests for a cocktail style reception.

As a full service event space, we include all of the catering, staffing, table setups and access to the very best vendors who we have worked closely with on past events.

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Everything was perfect -- our guests loved the beautiful setting, the delicious food, the great wine, and the helpful service. It was a wonderful way to kick off our wedding weekend. - Chad and Leah, rehearsal dinner, June 2011
Aram and I had an incredible time and we thank you so much for making it all happen!! Everyone kept telling us how awesome City Winery is! You made our wedding so beautiful and special, while making it seem so effortless.- Marnie & Aram David, married February 18, 2012
Thank you thank you thank you! Everything was amazing and we got more than a few 'best wedding ever' comments. My uncle told me 'how did you find this place? This is rockstar!'. We were more than happy with everything.- Colleen and David Silk, married September 10, 2011
Corporate Events


Host your 2015 holiday party here at City Winery! Our event packages offer a variety of food and beverage, décor, holiday themes and specialized wine tastings to make your night unforgettable and a success.

From cocktail parties with hors d’oeuvres and stationary appetizers, to seated three course dinners and hot buffets, our menu can be tailored to fit your needs. Your group can also tour our winemaking facilities with a sommelier to get the full City Winery experience!

Whether it’s an intimate seated dinner for 10 guests in our Cellar Private Dining Room, a cocktail reception for 50 guests in our Winery space, or a full rental of our venue for up to 600 guests, we can accommodate your group.

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City Winery made our wedding special, so special! They were amazing!- Mr. & Mrs, Thompson
Corporate Events

Corporate Events

Escape the everyday hustle and bustle of New York City and step into “Urban Wine Country” for your next corporate seminar or team-building event. Located in the heart of Soho, City Winery offers unique and functional spaces for corporate groups both small and large.

City Winery’s relaxed laid-back atmosphere will ensure that your corporate function is comfortable and stress-free.

Located on the lower level, the Cellar Private Dining Room hosts up to 20 people for a smaller session, while the main restaurant space is perfect for daytime meetings or luncheons, hosting up to 230 guests for a larger seminar.

In addition to meetings and presentations, the fully functioning Winery, located on the main floor, is ideal for corporate team building activities such as wine tastings and blending sessions.

City Winery provides all technological conveniences needed for seminars, including 150” Elite pull-down screens, a 42” Professional Plasma display monitor, a podium, wireless microphone and receiver, and I-Pod connection capabilities.

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I will be talking about this event for a long time. I love your venue! And the wine was simply unparalleled as well.- Megan Cheever, Rochester Institute of Technology
Not for profit events

Not-For-Profit Events

From the delicious food and wine to the unique wine country feel, City Winery is the perfect setting to wine and dine your guests while raising money for any organization. Whether it be a smaller group of 40 to 50 within our Winery or hosting a Silent or Live Auction for up to 500 guests within our Main Restaurant, City Winery offers flexibility to accommodate any group.

As a big supporter of our local community and young organizations, we are happy to offer special rates by waiving room rentals and offering competitive pricing.

With a stage and other production capabilities already in house, hosting live musical entertainment, presentations and live auctions make for a seamless experience.

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  • Charities we have worked with include:

  • Mario Batali Foundation
  • Dana & Christopher Reeve Foundation
  • American Jewish World Services
  • NY Air Society
  • ELEM - Youth in Distress in Israel Bang On A Can
  • National Coalition Against Censorship
  • Stuart C. Gruskin Family Foundation
  • Jewish Funds for Justice Sallie Foundation
  • Bpeace (Business Council for Peace)
  • Common Cents
  • American Jewish Committee
  • Schools we have worked with include:

  • Montessori School of Manhattan
  • Village Community School
  • Washington Market School
  • PS 116
  • Blue School (affiliated with The Blue Man Group)
  • Millennium High School
Industry events

Industry Events

What better place to host your next industry-related event than Manhattan’s only fully functioning winery!  City Winery is idyllic for hosting food & beverage tastings and seminars of any size.  Within our Winery, we can host up to 50 guests classroom style, and have full production capabilities for presentations and demonstrations. For a larger scale event, we can host up to 450 guests within our Main Restaurant.  So whether you’re hosting a small production wine launch or a large-scale portfolio tasting, City Winery can accommodate your needs.

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  • Baltz & Co
  • Bon Appetit
  • BP Wines
  • Crushpad
  • Food & Wine Magazine
  • Full Circle Wine Solutions
  • In Pursuit of Balance
  • Long Island Merlot Alliance
  • Martin Scott Wines
  • Massican Wines
  • Michael Skurnik Wines
  • PJ Wine
  • Sokolin
  • Sopexa
  • VOS Selections
  • Willamette Valley Wineries Association
  • William Hill Wines
  • Wine Spectator
  • Wines of Argentina
  • Wines of Chile
  • Zachy's Wine and Liquor

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Holiday events

Private Event Custom Wine Bottles

What better favor for your guests than a custom labeled bottle of City Winery wine to commemorate your special occasion.

Work with our graphic designer to create your custom label to put on the wine of your choice (wine selections based upon availability).

Call us for more information: (212) 608-0555