Loading Dock Transformed Into MTA Subway Station!

Loading Dock Subway Themed Event

The Loading Dock has seen many transformations through the years, but to see it as a NYC subway station was a first! During a recent bar mitzvah at the Stamford venue, Jersey Street Production and Pure Event Group gave our space the full MTA treatment complete with a subway car, steel installations, cinderblock centerpieces and even a custom-built newsstand! Check out photos (Erin Kiernan... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Annie & Justin @ The Skylark

skylark wedding

annie & justin october 6, 2018 @ the skylark the story "On May 20, 2017, I ran the Brooklyn half marathon while Justin cheered from the sidelines. Our plan was meet at Nathan's in Coney Island for hot dogs (my favorite) after the race. Instead of hot dogs, he surprised me with a ring! Justin also had all of our family and friends meet us at a bar near our home to celebrate," says Annie.... Read more on the AK site →

Drink Recipe: Pear Cobbler

Looking for a new go-to winter cocktail? Our Pear Cobbler brings together some of our favorite seasonal flavors and is the perfect drink to sip on even through the coldest of days! Get the recipe below... Pear Cobbler Servings: 2 INGREDIENTS 2 1/2 oz vodka 1 oz pear liqueur 1 oz lemon juice 1 oz agave 2 tsp finely diced pear 2 tsp pomegranate seeds... Read more on the AK site →

A “Hidden Garden” Rooftop Dinner Party!

To celebrate the start of the cooler weather season, we partnered to the breathtaking event space 620 Loft & Garden in creating a magical “Hidden Garden Dinner.” The intimate affair was visually spectacular with everything from cozy pink fur seat cushions to dinner plate sized dahlias which adorned the tables set on the outside terrace nestled between the New York cityscape. Guests... Read more on the AK site →

AK’s New Exclusive Venue: Queens Museum

queens museum

Photo: Scott Rudd Events Abigail Kirsch is thrilled to announce it's newest exclusive venue: Queen's Museum! Located just outside of Manhattan in Flushing, New York,the Queens Museum offers a breathtaking contemporary event space overlooking the famous Unisphere that can accommodate 75 to 1,000 guests for weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, fundraising events, corporate entertaining or any... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Caitlin & Will @ Tappan Hill Mansion

Tappan Hill Wedding

caitlin & william june 1, 2018 @ tappan hill mansion the story William knew he wanted to propose at the couple's favorite location – their home! "He secretly called out sick from work and spent the day setting up our backyard with twinkly lights, rose petals and candles, so when I walked in, there was a trail of rose petals from the front door leading to the backyard outside where he... Read more on the AK site →

Recipe: Harvest Squash Bisque

squash bisque

Looking for some comfort food this fall season? Our warm and creamy Harvest Squash Bisque is sure to hit the spot! Check out the recipe below... Harvest Squash Bisque Servings: 4 INGREDIENTS ¼ stick unsalted butter 1 medium white onion, peeled and roughly diced to 1” dice 1 tsp minced garlic 2 tsp minced ginger 1 ½ cup winter squash, peeled and roughly chopped to 1”... Read more on the AK site →

The Flavors of Fall Have Arrived!

green apple bites

Bosc pear, apple cider, pickled squash, cinnamon spice... the flavors of fall are here! And we love incorporating everything the harvest season has to offer into our autumn menu. Check out a few of our favorites below! GREEN APPLE BITES | ricotta brie, pickled grapes, pistachio, smoked salt, pink peppercorn crumble PEAR COBBLER | vodka, pear liqueur, lemon juice, bosc pear, cinnamon... Read more on the AK site →

Fun with Funfetti!

funfetti sweets

Of all the trends happening in the food realm, it’s clear that rainbow/funfetti sweets have really taken the world (not to mention social media!) by storm. And, we must say, we’ve really had a lot of fun putting an AK twist on the colorful craze. Check out some of our favorites below! The post Fun with Funfetti! appeared first on Abigail... Read more on the AK site →

Featured Wedding: Jayme & Josh @ Pier Sixty

pier sixty wedding

jayme & josh feb 24, 2018 @ pier sixty the story After asking Jayme's parents for her hand in marriage, Josh and his bride-to-be’s family and friends spent months planning the perfect proposal for Jayme (unbeknownst to her of course!). It was about two years after their first date and the couple arrived at Jayme’s grandparents' house in Queens where she thought they were celebrating... Read more on the AK site →