Why book Motivo?

Motivo is a striking space near Gramercy Park in the heart of the Flatiron District of NYC. It is the premier New York City location for corporate events, private parties, film shoots, galas and weddings. With Crimson’s soaring ceilings and over 8,000 square feet of party space, we've hosted some of the country’s most prestigious events.

Crimson is a versatile event space and can accommodate parties of all types, from intimate dinner parties to gala cocktail receptions. We provide catering, including Kosher catering, and full wait staff for events we host in our venues. From light hors d'oeuvres to five course dinners, our award-winning chefs will see to it that your guests leave happy.



Majestic space in the heart of Manhattan

Crimson is beautiful... hard to believe such a place is in the middle of the city! During the event I attended their staff was buzzing around everywhere and everyone seemed to have a great time. I would definitely consider Crimson for a future event.

Reviewer: James B.
Event: Corporate Event in New York City, NY
Event Date: Dec 16, 2011

Booking Info

  • Fee: Contact for rates
  • Insurance:
  • Languages: English, Portuguese, Spanish

Additional Booking Notes

State-of-the-Art sound
Fully customizable intelligent theatrical lighting
Multiple flatscreen displays
Large projection screens
Custom projected logos
Video conferencing
High-speed wireless internet


Motivo is one of Manhattan's most recognizable venues, located just three blocks from Madison Park, two blocks from Gramercy Park and two from Chelsea. Guests almost immediately recognize Crimson from its starring role as the backdrop to countless movie and television shoots, including "Something Borrowed," "Big," and "Boomerang," as well as being featured numerous times in "Sex and the City," "Law and Order," and "The Apprentice."

Motivo has hosted a variety of award shows, launch parties, wrap parties, and fundraising events. We offer fully-customizable on-site catering, including Kosher options, from our award-winning chefs and dedicated events staff. If you ever wanted the perfect Manhattan wedding and the best venue in NYC, Motivo is your perfect choice for private and corporate events.

• Two bars on two levels
• Private VIP areas
• Ten bartender service on main floor
• Events from 50-800 guests
• State-of-the-Art DJ booth
• Multiple coat checks available for all parties
• Abundant street and lot parking

Contact Metronome Hospitality Group today to schedule your private party or corporate event at our outstanding Crimson NYC venue, or any of our other beautiful venues in Manhattan and the NYC area, including Lexicon, Providence, as well as Providence Atlantic City, located within the Tropicana Resort.

The team providing the talent:

Alli Hertz

Director of Special Events

Setup Requirements

From a simple chair to full-blown stage and lighting, there are certain configurations and needs that many performers and service providers require in order to provide the best possible experience at your event. Get a free quote request to check with Motivo to find out what their setup requirements are.

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