Our Guide to Places for Your Small Event or Party on Long Island

Get ready to be dazzled as we reveal a handpicked selection of charming small event spaces and party venues that will elevate your next gathering on Long Island. Whether you’re planning a joyous kids’ birthday bash, a high-profile corporate event, a swanky soirée, or a budget-friendly celebration, we’ve scoured the island to bring you the most captivating venues perfectly tailored to meet your needs.  The list includes  restaurants with private party rooms, small event spaces, venues with small rooms and halls.

Each of these small party spaces on Long Island holds the promise of turning your occasion into an unforgettable experience. So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your next memorable gathering at one of these captivating spots today!

Great for Kids

Step into a world of wonder and excitement at these kid-friendly venues, specially designed to ignite the imaginations of the little ones. From whimsical decorations and colorful play areas to engaging activities and friendly hosts, these spaces create an enchanting atmosphere that will make every child’s birthday an unforgettable adventure.

  • Social Play House – An event space created to offer families a modern, fun and versatile environment to celebrate any occasion big or small. An open concept environment without the often stuffy and limited party room. At Social Play Haus every event is private and always exclusive. Several party options available. Location: 200 Express Street, Plainview.
  • Whimsical Vine Party Hall – Location: Royle Street, Bellmore, (516) 860-2596.
  • Bowlero – Where good times become great. And great parties become legendary. Bowl, drink, eat, hit the arcade, set your phone to selfie-mode, and get ready for one epic celebration. Locations: Sayville – 5660 Sunrise Hwy, (631) 567-8900; Commack – 2183 Jericho Tpke, (631) 499-7722; Melville – 895 Walt Whitman Road, (631) 271-1180.
  • Dave & Busters – Whatever the event, Dave & Buster’s is the perfect place for all ages to have a party. Book your party or contact one of their planners to do the work for you. Location: 1856 Veterans Memorial Highay, Islandia, (631) 582 – 6615,


Sometimes all you need is space and one of these can be the place.

  • American Legion Lodge – Yelp reviewer Ari N gave the space five stars. “Did you know the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel was filmed here?” he wrote. “That’s right… it’s hard to find better people than the American legion have to work with on whatever you would like to use this venue space for… Highly recommend, five stars!” Location: 240 Franklin Avenue, Malverne, (516) 599-8645.
  • Hibernian Hall – Location: 85 Grand Avenue, Massapequa, (516) 795-9715.
  • Msgr. Delaney Council Hall – Location: 110 Merritts Road, Farmingdale, (516) 391-5983.
  • Bethpage PAL Hall – Location: 428 Stewart Ave. Bethpage, (516) 523-8508.
  • North Shore Beach Clubhouse – Built in 1929, the historic clubhouse has hosted 90 years of social events in the community. Location: 55 Clubhouse Drive, Rocky Point, (631) 744-2830.
  • Polish American Hall – Location: 35 Jayne Blvd, Port Jefferson Station, (631) 473-9807.
  • Middle Country Hibernian Hall – Location: 80 Magnolia Drive, Selden, (631) 736-5855.
  • Patchogue Knights of Columbus Monseigneur Hall – Location: 38 West 1st Street, Patchogue, (631) 207-0725.
  • Greenwood Hall – Serving East Islip and the surrounding communities for decades with a top quality catering hall. Location: 58 Greenwood Ave, East Islip, (833) 321-7333.
  • The Winston – Ideal for pop-up shops, photo shoots, workshops, classes and intimate gatherings, this 1,400 sq ft customizable space is the backdrop you have been searching for. Location:249 W Main St, Sayville,(631) 921-1576.

Simple & Low-Key

Sometimes, less is more, and these venues embrace the beauty of simplicity. With their understated charm and cozy ambiance, they provide the perfect backdrop for intimate gatherings and laid-back celebrations. Whether it’s a small family gathering or a casual get-together with friends, these spaces offer warmth and comfort without compromising on quality.

  • The James Room – A collaboration between 317 Main Street and “The Nutty Irishman. The space is designed to accommodate 45 people or less, for either a sit down dinner or a cocktail party with passed hors d’oeuvres. Weekend Brunch Events are also available. Location: 319 Main Street, Farmingdale
  • The Garden & The Loft at Croxley’s – Unique event space. Location: 190 Main Street, Farmingdale, (516) 293-7700.
  • Port Jefferson Village Center – Four function rooms each offering a unique view of the Village and harbor, are available for rental throughout the year. Beautiful vistas and stunning sunsets add special ambience to private parties and corporate events. Location: 101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson, (631) 473-4778.
  • The Heritage Center in Mount Sinai – The Heritage Center is an exquisite 4,200 square foot American Colonial barn-style building situated in the beautifully scenic Heritage Park.
  • Fire Island Vines – FIV can hold about 90 people in their tasting room for a private event. Location: 17 East Main Street, Bay Shore,(631) 647-9010.
  • The Other Room – Located at Edgewood Bar and Grill. Networking, weddings, showers & more! Come and celebrate the big, small and the in-between. Location: 511 Commack Road, Deer Park, (631) 667-3030.
  • Broadway Market – Beautiful space available for private events such as bridal and baby showers, birthday parties, christenings, graduation parties and weddings. Location: 643 Broadway, Rocky Point, (631) 849-1729.
  • Kitty Mulligan’s – Host your next event in the Trinity Room. Full service catering available. Location: 615 East Main Street, Bay Shore, (631) 315-3571.
  • Baby Moon – Baby Moon can accommodate large parties in their private dining areas. Location: 238 Montauk Highway, West Hampton, (631) 288-6350.

Hot Spots

Looking for the trendiest and most happening event spaces on Long Island? Look no further than these hot spots that are all the rage among party-goers. With their vibrant energy, stylish decor, and top-notch amenities, these venues set the stage for a night to remember. Whether you’re hosting a milestone celebration or a night out with colleagues, these hot spots are sure to leave a lasting impression.

  • Steel Event Space – A hot spot to hold your special and private events. Specializing in all inclusive Bar/Bat Mitzvah packages, Sweet 16’s, Weddings, Bachelor & Bachelorette Parties, Quinceaneras, Engagement Parties, Corporate Events, and any other celebration. Location: 39 Post Avenue, Westbury, (516) 686-9950.
  • Charlotte’s Speakeasy – Through the secret bookcase door, just past the frozen yogurt handles of Charlotte’s Desserts, lies the best kept secret in Farmingdale Village.  Charlotte’s Speakeasy is a restored speakeasy from a very historic era of Farmingdale. Available for private events Sunday-Thursday at any time and Friday-Saturday until 6pm. Location: 294 Main Street, Farmingdale, (516) 586-8530.
  • Vienna of Roslyn – The vision of Vienna as a lavish Roslyn event venue was brought to life by serial entrepreneur Matt Prince. His concept of “creative food meets sexy mood” translated into a luxurious Long Island event space with a chic flair, sexy ambiance and a versatile food and drink menu. Location: 1 Railroad Avenue, Roslyn, (516) 621-7975.
  • Cradle of Aviation Museum – The Cradle of Aviation Museum is the most spectacular setting for corporate and social functions on Long Island! The museum’s many unique party spaces. The four-story Reckson Center Atrium, the Red Planet Cafe and museum galleries, are all magnificent backdrops for unique special events. Location: Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Garden City, (516) 572-4111.
  • Ainsworth – The Ainsworth touts itself as a chophouse that brings a sophisticated twist to the classic all-American restaurant experience. The interior is casual-sexy and super comfortable with an eclectic mix of luxe touches and urban-chic details. Location: 210 Merrick Road, Rockville Centre, (516) 442-2600.


Indulge in the epitome of sophistication at these elegant event spaces that exude class and refinement. From stunning architecture to lavish interiors, every detail is carefully curated to create a luxurious ambiance. Ideal for upscale corporate events, formal soirées, or opulent celebrations, these venues are a showcase of grandeur and elegance, leaving guests awe-inspired at every turn.

  • Gatsby’s Landing – The scenic, private Pond Room at Gatsby’s Landing Roslyn is ideal for both intimate celebrations and high-level business gatherings. Overlooking the Roslyn Pond, this room can accommodate up to 35 guests for a small reception. Location: 1362 Old Northern Blvd. Roslyn, (516) 277-2318.
  • Revel Restaurant – Just behind the wall of the lively bar sits a traditional dining room with private dining space, where restaurant guests, large parties, and corporate events can be held year-round. A large window separates the dining room from the kitchen, allowing guests to witness the showmanship of the talented chefs at our modern restaurant. Location: 835 Franklin Avenue, Garden City, (516) 246-9111.
  • Pulcinella Restaurant – Location: 746 N Broadway, Massapequa, (516) 797-3100.
  • Hofstra University Club – Located on the beautiful private campus of Hofstra University, the University Club is the ideal venue for your next event. Multiple venues of all sizes available. Location: 225 Hofstra University, Hempstead, (516) 463-6649.
  • The Irish Coffee Pub – For over 39 years, people from all over Long Island have come to the Irish Coffee Pub for exceptional Weddings, Birthday Parties, bridal and baby showers – as well as for wonderful lunches and dinners. Location: 131 Carleton Avenue, East Islip, (631) 277-0007.
  • Shandon Court – Location: 115 East Main Street, East Islip, (631) 581-5678.
  • Hallockville Museum Farmhouse – For the couple, group, or organization interested in creating a one-of-a-kind event at a unique historic venue, Hallockville offers opportunities that can’t be found anywhere else on Long Island. The venue provides a beautiful and authentic rural setting for weddings, receptions, dances, and other private and public functions. Location: 6038 Sound Avenue, Riverhead, (631) 298-5292.
  • Orto Restaurant – Private event space available. Location: 90 N Country Road, Miller Place, (631) 473-0014.
  • Insatiable Eats – Their rooms are available for lunches, dinners, meetings and receptions. A semi-private room provides an oasis of intimacy within the eatery’s lively atmosphere. Book semi-private dining for 20 to 50 with pre-fix menus. Downstairs is a sprawling private dining room, complete with its own entrance and bar and seating for up to 55 people. It also includes a more intimate space with Chef’s for 20 guests with a customizable menu. Location: 300 E Main St, Riverhead, (631) 726-4444.
  • The Setauket Neighborhood House – Historic setting for your celebration. Location:95 Main Street, East Setauket.
  • The Bates House – A perfect place for weddings, birthdays, communions, retirement celebrations, retreats, receptions, conferences & reunions. Location: 1 Bates Road, Setauket, (631) 689-7054.

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