Interior of Arena, a Midtown Manhattan event space for spectacular dramatic red carpet events.

Ultra modernized state of the art facility in the heart of Midtown Manhattan accented by the elegance of the venue’s original 1920′s arrchitecture.

Arena Logo Located in the heart of Manhattan, Arena is a truly remarkable space. It is the premier New York City location for distinctive special events.

With the Arena’s grandeur design, soaring 20′ ceilings, state-of-the-art sound and lighting, this dramatic, spectacular space will be sure to make for one of the most talked-about and memorable parties of the year.

The Main Room features two programmable LED walls and a 20′ wide stage that serves as the focal point of the venue. It’s inviting layout with in-house furniture allows for a wide range of party sizes from 75 up to 600 guests.

A prime midtown location next to Bryant Park, this venue is perfect for making a statement at any corporate, media, press, or charity fundraiser and social events of all types.

For information on holding an event at the Diamond Horseshoe or one of our other NYC event venues, please call 212-505-7400.

Questions & Answers

Why Arena?

Exceptional features:
  • Versatile for a variety of event types
  • Events from 75-600 Guests
  • 2 Bars on 2 levels
  • Flexible satellite bar options
  • Dance floor
  • Coat check
  • Full On-Site Catering, including Kosher options
  • State-of-the-art DJ booth
  • Built-in Stage
  • VIP area or Green Room space
Perfect Manhattan location:
  • In NYC’s Midtown Central
  • Blocks from Bryant Park
  • Near various subway lines
  • Short walk to Times Square and Rockefeller Center
  • Short distance to Carnegie Hall
  • Abundant lot parking
Arena is ideal for:
  • Corporate Events
  • Bar Mitzvahs
  • Film Shoots
  • Fundraisers
  • Private Parties
  • Launch Parties
  • Weddings

What are Arena’s Tech Capabilities?

  • Smoke Machines
  • Snow Machines
  • State-of-the-art Sound and DJ equipment
  • Customizable Theatrical Lighting
  • 4 Leko’s (Size B) ready for Custom Projected Logos
  • 4 Samsung LED TVs in Lobby
  • 2 Eiki 5000 Lumen Projectors (720p)
  • 2 P12 LED Displays
  • 1 P6 LED Display
  • Motorized DaLite Roll Down Screens (16:9 aspect ratio)
  • High Speed Wireless Internet

How many guests will Arena accommodate?

  • Minimum Party Size: 75 Guests
  • Entire Space: 600
  • Cocktail Party: 600
  • Full Room Buffet: 500
  • Dinner w/Dancefloor & Stage: 500
  • Theatre Style: 150+
  • Classroom Style: 75

Where in Manhattan is Arena?

Arena is located in Midtown Manhattan, an area of New York City hosting such landmarks as Bryant Park, Rockefeller Center, Broadway, and Times Square.

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How can I check Arena’s pricing and availability?

Contact us to discuss Arena’s unique features, availability, pricing and more.

Arena is located at 135 West 41st Street in New York City.

Let’s talk about how we can make your event remarkable. We have multiple other Manhattan event space rentals which you can research on our venues page. Contact us to learn more.