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Host your upcoming event at the 14th Street Y!

The 14th Street Y is a vital neighborhood center, conveniently located near public transportation, with a distinctive downtown point of view, emphasizing excellence, innovation, and creativity. 

Ideal for a variety of events, performances, birthday parties, rehearsals, and meetings, the 14Y’s community spirit, practical rates, and exciting atmosphere is guaranteed to make your event memorable. We also have a fully operational Theater with flexible seating up to 120 that is available for rent off season.

Question? Please email us at A 14Y staff member will get back to you in 24-48 hours! 

Rental Options

Our dynamic black box theater is available for day and week-long rentals this spring.  

The 14Y Theater is the perfect space for artists and content creators seeking a private space to rehearse, photograph or film. 

You will receive the blank canvas of our Black Box Theater with approximately 40’ by 50’ of open floor space and over 20’ ceilings. The back wall is masked with black velour, which may be opened to reveal a white bounce cyclorama. The repertory light plot includes RGBA LEDs for the cyclorama and halogen general washes. Basic audio playback is also included. A projection package is available for an additional charge.

All rental proposals will be evaluated and approved at the discretion of 14Y management.

Please fill out the rental form and a 14Y staff member will follow up with you shortly.

Special Event Rentals are for events open to the general public that isn’t a birthday party.

For a special event that requires a larger space, such as the 14Y Gymnasium, please fill out the rental form with details on your request and needs.

A 14Y staff member will respond to you shortly with availability and pricing.

If you do not receive a reply within 2 business days, please make sure to check your junk folder or email

The 14Y has many rooms available for private rehearsals and movement workshops. 

Please complete the rental form, and a 14Y staff member will be in touch with you shortly.

Note: A list of all attendees will be requested in advance for security purposes.

These rentals are not intended for events open to the general public.
No food or drinks (aside from water) are allowed in our rooms.


Looking for a family-friendly place to host your child’s next birthday?

You’ve come to the right place. The 14Y offers birthday party rentals that include set up and clean up time, as well as add-ons including decorations, a bartender, staff help and more!

Located conveniently in the East Village on 14th Street and First Ave, the 14Y is the place to make memories that will last a lifetime.

Please fill out the form on this page and one of our friendly team members will get back to you shortly to confirm your date, time, and party package.

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Rental Form 2023

Please complete this form if you’re interested in theater/film, special event or rehearsal/meeting room rentals.
This is NOT the form for birthday party rentals. You can find a link to that above under “Birthday Party Rentals.”

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