Neighborhood: East Village
Type of Place: Cocktail Bars Night Clubs
Wiggle Room is wiggling its way into the East Village. The gathering spot, at 9 Avenue A, is located in the former Drexler’s space. Visitors will find two floors designed for dancing, drinking and good vibes. Let loose downstairs at the dedicated dance floor with a weekly rotation of noteworthy and up-and-coming DJs with a focus on funk, disco, and soul. Upstairs, the energy of the dance floor is softened for conversation and cocktails.
Beverage Director Will Krepop (formerly of Cote) is offering a rotating selection of on-tap cocktails include options like the Six On The Richter Scale with Grey Goose Vodka, strawberry, lemongrass, lime leaf and watermelon; and the Alligator With Hair Curlers with Mr. Black Coffee Liqueur, cold brew, Ketel One Vodka, Copalli Cacao Rum and toasted coconut.
The modern space is highlighted by soft shapes and fluid lines, while a muted color palette of forest greens, neutrals and grays promote a laid-back experience. Tom Dixon ‘melting’ light fixtures and playful, artfully-placed neons create a warm glow. Venetian walls, geometric artworks from Greece, and minimalist sculptures made in Amsterdam add to the subtle vibe.
Wiggle Room is open Thursday - Saturday from 7pm - late and is also available for booking private events.