Cocktail Party Venue

Washington, D.C. brings in so many walks of life. From sports fans to socialites, the one thing that pulls them all together is an unforgettable night out—especially when it is for a cocktail party at Howl at the Moon! Howl is the ultimate cocktail party venue for celebrations ranging from a toast among friends to an absolute blast of a wedding reception. An incredible live band and the most delicious drinks in the city is only the start.

Our live music show can also be made optional for private events. The show can be tailored to meet your company’s needs.

It is time to get your show underway! Howl Washington, D.C. has plenty of room in our spacious venue with semi-private venue rentals and reserved seating available for smaller groups as well! Our space can even be customized with piano banners and wall signage, photo booths, ice luges, cocktail stations, catering and so much more for a cocktail party that is totally unique.

At Howl at the Moon, the stage is always set for our band. They play the ultimate live show in Washington, D.C., blasting through hits from all genres and taking requests the entire night—there is sure to be more than one favorite song between your guests! Howl’s stage is even totally sound-controlled, and can be set at the perfect level for your cocktail reception.

All that is left to throw a cocktail party that your guests will not soon forget are the drinks! Howl at the Moon’s awesome cocktail menu contains classics and new favorites, plus our beer menu has a wide variety of brews with plenty on tap. Howl Washington, D.C.’s signature 86 oz. buckets are the best way to get your guests crowding together, and custom cocktail stations are the most fun way to complete a perfect night. All that is left is mouthwatering catering and your cocktail party is ready to Howl!

Washington, D.C. Live Music Bar

Howl at the Moon can host birthday partiesbachelorette partiesbachelor parties, holiday partiescorporate events. Book your party today.

We can also host private parties, meetings, cocktail parties, networking events, fundraisers, team building activities, award ceremonies, graduation parties and more.


“We had a corporate event at Howl at the Moon and they could not have given us a more wonderful welcome! Super fun evening, good food and great entertainment!”

“Good food, helpful staff, perfect for a corporate event, which we did. Everyone raved!”

“This night couldn’t have gone better. Thank you for helping us with our fundraiser, and the company song! It was the theme song for the rest of the convention!”