Cocktails in Motion is a premium cocktail catering service, bringing the best of New York and international bartending to your next event. Founder Jason Mendenhall's vision is the result of over 15 years' experience bartending, managing and consulting in New York, Miami and Sydney's top venues. With a dynamic style drawing on classic cocktail tradition and the latest in mixology innovation, Cocktails in Motion provides a customized menu and fitting bar image for each event. In collaboration with top New York bartenders and event planners, we provide an unparalleled service that will help make your party memorable, stylish and unique.


We believe that perfect cocktails can travel anywhere. Cocktails in Motion works closely with each of our clients, from pre-event planning until the last drink is served, to ensure that your event is impeccably executed and distinctly personal. In collaboration with our clients and event planners, we create specialized menus of classics cocktails, signature Cocktails in Motion drinks and original recipes that will complement the space, mood and theme of each event. Every detail from glassware to garnish is meticulously planned to enhance your experience.

Our bartenders are experienced professionals whose passion for crafting truly great cocktails is matched with a genuine dedication to service. Our clients can expect staff with a deep knowledge of spirits and mixology, and a gracious, affable presence behind the bar.

  • cobbler sangeree
  • cocktail
  • cup
  • fizz/collin
  • highball
  • julep
  • mule
  • nog
  • punch
  • shrub
  • sling
  • sour
  • swizzle
  • toddie
Bar in Motion

Our handcrafted butcher block modular bars can be modified to suit all types of occasions, from a timelessly elegant black tie soiree to a casual beachside cocktail party. For corporate and personal events, we can integrate your individual graphics and signage as needed.


Cocktails in Motion serves a diverse set of clients and we tailor our service to make each event memorable. From specialized theme parties, luxurious New York City weddings and haute Fashion Week celebrations to romantic summer gatherings in the Hamptons and intimate loft cocktail parties with friends, Cocktails in Motion brings an unforgettable experience wherever you desire.

Corporate Branding

A Cocktails in Motion event is the perfect way to showcase a new spirit or demonstrate the potential of your existing brand. Our staff are equipped with thorough knowledge and creative skill, and will exhibit your spirit in the most impressive fashion, working with fresh ingredients and new techniques to produce beautiful and exquisite cocktails.


Brian Hawthorne



Jason Mendenhall



104 Rivington Street, Suite 3
New York, NY 10002

© 2014, Cocktails in Motion
Mauricio Vargas & Joe Kirchhof

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