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Seasonal Soirees and Elegant Events

Entertain in Elegant Fashion at The Palace

The New York Palace is Manhattan’s premier destination for events in NYC. Convene in the heart of Midtown to celebrate with friends, family and colleagues in one of The Palace’s 22 elegant event spaces, and enhance your celebration with seasonal food and drink from the hotel’s special holiday menus.

Intimate Gatherings

Gather round with close friends and family for a memorable holiday party in NYC. The Palace’s suites are ideally equipped to host intimate occasions for up to ten guests. The spectacular skyline views, spacious floor plans and stellar décor details of the suite will impress your guests, and our seasonal in-room dining menus provide the perfect complement to any gathering. Rely on The Palace to arrange an in-room open bar with an expert bartender or serve the city’s best in-room holiday dining, featuring everything from sushi to tiramisu to upscale plated dinners. Speak with a member of our sales team to learn more about rates and availability.

Party Time

The Palace is the perfect place for moderately sized holiday soirees, including work parties, family functions and genial gatherings over special holiday Hors d’oeuvres and beverages. Any of the hotel’s smaller-scale event spaces in New York City or larger Towers Suites can be arranged to suit a holiday event for ten to 25 guests, with festive touches and catering suited for the season. The Palace's holiday catering menu includes an array of options, ranging from a cocktail hour selection of Hors d’oeuvres and artisanal cheeses to a full holiday buffet spread of pasta, meats and various accompaniments. Add decadent desserts and sommelier-selected beverages to craft the ideal menu for your NYC holiday party. Submit an RFP or email to inquire about hosting a holiday party at The Palace.

Grand Celebrations

New York City’s premier luxury hotel is also home to expansive and elegant venues that match the magic of the holiday season with a prime Midtown address. Make once-in-a-lifetime memories for each of your guests by hosting an event in the regal Villard Ballroom, the recently renovated and gratuitously proportioned Holmes or Hubbard rooms, or the elegant and updated Kennedy Room. The Palace's stellar custom holiday catering service is available for events of any scale – contact our Catering Sales Team at 212-303-7766 or

Already reserved a Midtown Manhattan event space at The Palace? View our special holiday hospitality menu and reach out to our room service specialists to put the finishing touches on your NYC party planning.

Surround Yourself in Holiday Spirit

The streets surrounding The Palace come alive with lights, decorations and a festive atmosphere for the holiday season. Rockefeller Center features the world’s most famous Christmas tree, the city’s department stores bring the holidays to life in their window displays, the sidewalks fill with shoppers, and Radio City Music Hall hosts its famed Christmas Spectacular. In the middle of the most festive neighborhood in New York, The Palace stands tall as a beacon of holiday spirit.

The hotel rings in the most wonderful time of the year with an array of holiday decorations as magical as the season itself. The Grand Courtyard is adorned with a brightly lit tree, and the elegant lobby features garland, twinkling lights, wreaths, trees and special holiday floral arrangements by Floralies, serving as a warm and inviting escape from the winter weather outside.