This newly renovated ground-floor storefront is the perfect space for your screening, reception, workshop, photo/video shoot, meeting, performance, or gathering of any kind!
Conveniently close to the L, G and JMZ lines, the space sports hardwood floors, natural light, built-in bar, an HD audio/visual package, blackout capability, and flexible seating for up to 70 people. Whatever your needs, we can help make it happen!
We especially seek to support emerging and professional artists, offering extremely competitive daily and hourly rates. Please inquire for long-term and recurring rentals.
Have an event? How many guests will be attending?
Events with 1-12 guests and no A/V and no staff support.
$35 hourly rate (2 hour minimum)
Small gatherings could be a workshop, an offsite company meeting, a photoshoot.
Events with 12-30 guests and minimal A/V or staff support.
$60 hourly rate (2 hour minimum)
1 staff member from UnionDocs will oversee the event
Mid-scale events could be a private work-in-progress screening, a private reception for under 30 guests or a film shoot.
Events with 12-80 guests and complete A/V and staff support.
$100 hourly rate (2 hour minimum)
A large event could be a public screening or lecture, a wedding reception, a birthday celebration.
Features of Space
40′ x 17′ main space boasting 70-seat capacity, newly installed heating and AC, high-Speed WiFi, built-in bar, sink and cooler, hardwood floors throughout, original ornate tin plating lining walls.
Retractable projection screen
7.1 surround sound (available only with Large Scale Event Package)
Tables and Seating
Folding tables for workshops and meetings, chairs to accommodate 70 guests. Tables and chairs are available for no additional cost.
Dedicated event manager on-hand for events of 20 guests or more, bartenders and will-call services available upon request.
UnionDocs’ main space is accessible via a permanently installed iron ramp. We have one restroom on the main floor built to ADA standards. Please note: at this time, our backyard space is a raised area and separated from the main floor by 4 steps.
Backyard reception area and BBQ available upon request for an additional fee.
Our backyard is inhabited by a variety of plants that are native to New York and is enclosed on all four sides to provide noise barriers for our neighbors.
It includes a 14 foot picnic table that provides ample seating and eating space for outdoor receptions and an amphitheater staircase that acts as a raised seating creating a dynamic space for an outdoor screening.
Optional Add-ons for Additional Fees
Bartender & Doorperson
Event Video and Sound Documentation
Beer and Wine Service
UnionDocs is located in East Williamsburg and is in close walking distance (5-6 blocks) of three major subway lines:
L Train – Lorimer station
G Train – Metropolitan station
JMZ Train– Hewes station
For travel by car – we are within minutes of the Brooklyn Queens Expressway.
Take exit 32 toward Metropolitan Ave/Williamsburg Bridge/Manhattan off the BQE.