Cocktail Receptions

The Venue

Located in one of the hottest neighborhoods in New York City just minutes from Flatiron, Penn Station, and more, HELEN MILLS is the perfect place to host your next cocktail reception.

The venue features a spectacular 4,000 square foot loft-like Event Space with a beautiful 37-foot long, hand-crafted bar. The venue also features a 140-seat theater that can be rented in addition to be used for performances, screenings, or presentations. 

Our experienced team team offers a number of all-inclusive packages to ensure a seamless planning process. See below for more details on tech, furniture, lighting, and decor included with space rentals.


Up to 300 guests for cocktail-style receptions in the event space. 140 seats available in the theater. See here for additional capacities and sample floor plans and here for a virtual tour of both the theater and event space.

Catering & Packages

We offer all-inclusive catering packages to fit your event needs. We also offer a variety of beverage service options, including a full bar with an assortment of premium brands and local craft beer. 

We welcome licensed, outside caterers and food trucks. See here for vendor insurance requirements.

Furniture, Decor & BRANDING

Venue rentals include our in-house furniture and decor inventory. The collection is a sleek mix of white leather ottomans, brushed metallic cocktail tables, white acrylic reception chairs, and more

The venue is fully brand-able with a number of creative street-level and interior signage opportunities available. The two spaces features gallery molding along the walls and a ceiling grid in the event space for hanging additional signage or decor. See lighting (below) for more branding options.

Tech & Lighting

HELEN MILLS features state-of-the-art tech & lighting, included with all rentals when an a/v technicians is hired. Details include: 

  • 3 projectors in event space, 1 in theater
  • Sound system and PANDORA for business in the Event Space, surround sound in the Theater
  • Dedicated, high-speed wireless and wired internet (100 mbps)
  • Single-color wall wash and gobo projection
  • One wired / Wireless microphone

We offer additional items for rent and welcome outside A/V rentals and production companies.

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