Our Venue

Host your next event at City Winery Washington DC. With amazing live music capabilities, delectable culinary creations, an award-winning wine program, and stunning outdoor event space, City Winery offers everything you need to make your next private event an unforgettable experience. Our flexible music venue, winery, restaurant, bar, patio, and tasting room spaces can accommodate a variety of private events, from formal weddings and fundraising galas for hundreds of guests to intimate dining experiences and private parties for small groups, and anything else you can imagine. Offering a full-service event space with a built-in stage, state-of-the-art sound and production, and on-site catering in a unique urban winery atmosphere, the search for event venues near me ends here.

Book a private event
  • Multiple Distinct Event Spaces
  • Outdoor Rooftop and Patio Spaces
  • In-house Winery Featuring Award-Winning Wines
  • Fully Customizable Culinary Menus
  • Professional Event Staff
  • VIP | Talent management
  • Green Rooms and Hospitality Services
  • State-of-the-art Audio Visual Service
  • Permanent Stage in our Main Venue and Loft
  • Tables, Chairs, China, Flatware, Napkins
  • Riedel stemware


Capacity: 300 Seated / 500 Standing

City Winery DC Floor Plan


Venue Buyout

600 Seated / 1100 Reception

Enjoy exclusive access to all of City Winery, including The Wine Garden, barrel-stave decorated restaurant, The Penthouse vista, and the Concert Venue, which has hosted performers from Los Lobos to Roy Ayers.

Private Spaces

Main Venue

Capacity: 250 Seated with Dance Floor / 300 Seated without a Dance Floor / 500 Reception

Our concert venue, located on our second floor, combines the rustic appeal of urban wine country with modern amenities. We offer a top of the line Meyer Sound system, full size stage to host top musical acts or DJs, and can design versatile floor plans to accommodate holiday parties, corporate outings, wine industry tasting events and weddings!

Wine Garden

Capacity: 250 Seated with Dance Floor / 300 Seated without a Dance Floor / 500 Reception

250 Seated with Dance Floor, 300 Seated without a Dance Floor utilizing both indoor portion and outdoor portion simultaneously or 140 Seated with a Dance Floor and 160 without a Dance Floor utilizing indoor space only and 500 reception utilizing both spaces. Located on our third floor, this indoor-outdoor space personifies Ivy City with high ceilings, large windows, wooden floors, and weatherized outdoor seating. The outdoor space is open air and covered to allow events all year long. The Wine Garden is equipped with a full stage and AV capabilities; flexible configurations make it perfect to accommodate cocktail receptions, seated dinners, holiday parties & corporate outings.

The Rooftop

Capacity: 200 Seated / 250 Reception

Venture to our top floor for amazing views and a bonus event space. The adjacent private lounge, perfect for wedding parties, offers additional enhancements to any private event. Our open air Rooftop is covered to allow events all year long. This stunning vista overlooks DC and Ivy City and features both a bar and private VIP space.

The Penthouse Suite

Capacity: 10 Seated / 30 Reception

This intimate space located on The Rooftop has floor to ceiling glass views of the Basilica, while you sit in luxury. The space, adorned with a private bar, couch and rustic accessories, is the perfect setting for an intimate event. It also offers a personal, covered patio with pool table for you and your guests to enjoy.

Barrel Room

Capacity: 120 Seated / 225 Reception

Located next to The Winery, the main dining room exhibits deconstructed wine barrels align the walls, and the space features a beautiful, fully-stocked bar including our tap wines. Rent in combination with the Private Barrel Room

Private Barrel Room

Capacity: 45 Seated / 60 Reception

Tucked behind the Barrel Room Restaurant, is our Private Barrel Room. This room is equipped with 2 wall-mounted flat screen TV and sound system. Ideal for showers, rehearsal dinners, as well as business breakfasts, lunches and dinners.

Listening Lounge

Capacity: 20 Seated / 40 Reception

Adjacent to The Concert Hall and versatile enough to accommodate groups celebrating a special occasion or enjoying a corporate presentation, our Listening Lounge is outfitted with ample AV technology and adjustable configurations in a contemporary, comfortable setting.

The Winery

Capacity: 10 Seated / 20 Reception

Our Winery is adjacent to the restaurant providing private space in a vibrant atmosphere surrounded by barrels of wine to give the ultimate Urban Winery feel to your meal.