Venues / NYC / Lower East Side / SOMMwhere, LES
Welcome to SOMMwhere, an intimate oasis in the heart of the Lower East Side. Transport yourself and guests to this tranquil locale conveniently located on Ludlow between Hester and Grand. It is a perfect venue for a range of aesthetically-driven events including product launches, editor events, culinary events, wine tastings, fundraisers, intimate gatherings & commitment ceremonies, fashion showrooms, yoga workshops, meditation retreats, photo shoots, and more.
Conceived by creative director Fatima Fazal, SOMMwhere is a stylish and sustainable escape. The 1,200 SF flexible space offers clients elevated features including curved and mirrored walls, arched doorways, a natural wood & concrete kitchenette, a private dressing room, and an unexpected wet-room with built in bench and waterfall shower. Within the kitchenette, clients are provided with elegant ceramic dishware, a complimentary zero waste coffee bar, and an under-counter stainless steel fridge and dishwasher. The most distinctive feature is its massive glass facade swivel door that invites the outside in and allows for direct sidewalk access.
SOMMwhere welcomes all vendors as well as offers in-house catering packages that draw from the local and award-winning restaurants that call the LES home. Additional in-house services include: On-site creative direction, branding (including custom neon), staffing, event photography, and access to chefs for private dining experiences. SOMMwhere also gives back to its community by actively donating event décor, unused food and products to local partners.
Storefront: 800 SF
Basement: 400 SF
Total Usage:1,200 SF
30 seated at long banquet tables with room for small cocktail reception
Storefront 11.5′ Ceilings
Basement 9′ Ceilings
Large glass swivel door, allowing direct sidewalk access
Drop down privacy screens
Quality white dining tables and chairs for up to 16 guests (included with space rental)
Kitchenette with dishwasher, mini fridge and zero waste coffee maker
Mounted racks for photo seamless paper backdrops
Mirrors for dance, yoga, or meditation practices
Dressing room with built in cubbies for decoration or storage
Private bathroom, featuring a waterfall shower head and Public Goods™ products
Portable DJ table set up
Complimentary zero waste coffee bar
On-site catering packages available for breakfast meetings, luncheons and photo shoot craft service (Advance order required)
All vendors welcome