NYC Holiday Parties


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New York City is a magical place, especially during the holidays. Located just two blocks from Radio City Music Hall and the Rockefeller Christmas Tree, 48 Lounge is the perfect venue for your NYC Holiday Party or Holiday Reception. Known for our elevated service and premium product, 48 Lounge is a favorite among Fortune 100 Companies for their exclusive holiday affairs in Manhattan. 48 Lounge’s Décor, Music and Lighting are customized to energize and celebrate the Holiday Season. Our corporate clients can always expect generous staffing levels to fulfill their and their guests every need. At 48 Lounge, fresh, delicious and abundant food is prepared on-site, whether the selected menu consists of Gourmet Butler Passed Hors d oeuvres or Premium Buffet Selections as well as limitless, open bar of Premium spirits, Wine and Champagne. Tis the Season.

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Our Holiday Party Venue

48 Lounge is a 4,000 sq. ft. Midtown NYC event space with two adjacent functional spaces, the Main Floor and the Semi-Private VIP Room, that are perfect for cocktailing, dining and celebrating the holidays. Conveniently located just two blocks south of Radio City Music Hall in Rockefeller Center, 48 Lounge is designed with a 30 ft. Illuminated Bar (featuring 3 service stations), On-site Kitchen and State-of-the-Art Audiovisual Equipment. Customizable for your New York City holiday reception, 48 Lounge is furnished with transitional Custom Plush Lounge Furniture and High Top Tables. Elegant Seasonal Décor, Ohio Walnut Columns, 14 ft LED Coffered Ceiling and Swarovski Crystal Lighting add to 48 Lounge’s Décor and Appeal for the holidays.

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48 Lounge is complete with State-of-the-Art Audiovisual Equipment inclusive of a 120” Projection Screen, Projector, 58” & 40” Plasma Televisions and IPod & Laptop Docking Stations.

48 Lounge’s DJ Equipment with triple zoned sound and Wireless Microphone can be utilized for your company’s end of year toast. Our LED Lighting is also customizable for color and can be lit in the holidays’ classic red and green or your company’s Logo / Brand colors.

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Premium Bar

For holiday receptions, 48 Lounge offers a full premium bar of alcoholic and non- alcoholic beverages. The extensive premium bar includes seasonally updated hand-crafted Specialty Cocktails, Reserve Wines and Champagnes and Domestic and Imported Beers. Bottled Voss Sparkling Water and Bottled Voss Still Water, Nespresso Coffee, Cappuccino & Espresso, TazoTea, Fresh Squeezed Juice, Fresh Garnishes and Mixers add to our venue’s Premium Bar Menu.

Upon advance request, for your company’s Manhattan holiday party, 48 Lounge can provide a Mixologist, Liquor Brand Ambassador or Sommelier to customize a Specialty Cocktail or perform a Liquor or Wine Tasting.

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48 Lounge provides a Complete Event Menu including our award-winning Gourmet Small Plates, Butler Passed Hors d oeuvres, Buffet & Sit Down Style Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner. For the holidays extensive specialty menus and holiday cookies and desserts are offered. Upon advance request Kosher Catering, Specialty Cakes and Chocolatiers can be provided.

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To enhance the celebratory mood of the Holiday Season, 48 Lounge offers many types of Entertainment options including Live DJs, Celebrity Appearances, Musicians, Dancers, Mentalists, Contortionists, Comedians and Models. Upon advance request, live broadcasted sporting events and pay per view screenings can be provided for your New York City holiday affair.

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To ensure you and you your guests have the ultimate New York City / 48 Lounge Experience from start to finish, 48 Lounge offers a Personal Concierge Service to facilitate the booking of transportation to and from 48 Lounge and around New York City, Hotel Accommodations and additional Exclusive Restaurant and Night Club Reservations.

Our Venue’s Award-Winning Service Team includes Management, VIP Coordinators, Chef, Bartenders, Servers, Server Assistants, Door Host, Hostesses, Coat Check Attendants, Bathroom Attendants and Licensed Security.


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  • The 48 Lounge team is undeniably the best in the business. A great time was had by all and the level of service, quality of food and drink, and warmth of the staff is unmatched. Thank you for making our annual holiday party a success once again. Best regards to all.

    - Vincent E. Silvestri, Chief Operating Officer, Rockefeller Group International, Inc.
  • The entire staff was fantastic and I have heard nothing but compliments about the whole evening. Everyone was so thrilled with the food, entertainment (your DJ is amazing) and the level of service that it was billed as 'the best party in a while".

    - Amanda Plant, IntercontinentalExchange | ICE
  • Thank you and your entire staff for such a great party. I don’t think that I have ever received this many compliments for a party in my life. The food was exceptional, the service was outstanding, and the venue was supreme. Everyone from the young to the old (and that includes all of our senior partners) raved about the party.

    - Betsy Bookas, Cooper & Dunham LLP

Client List

  • Cooper & Dunham LLP
  • SNY
  • The Clinton Foundation
  • Barclays Capital
  • NBC
  • Bank of America
  • Condé Nast
  • Microsoft
  • SAKS Fifth Avenue
  • Saturday Night Live
  • Tribeca Film Festival
  • Wynn Resorts
  • AllianceBernstein
  • McGraw Hill Companies
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  • Standing (48 Lounge Only) = 300
  • Standing (48 Lounge + Lobby) = 500
  • 48 Lounge VIP Seating / Sections = 225
  • Theater-style = 150
  • Formal Sit Down Tables = 100