Event Types Welcomed

  • Adult Social Events
  • Corporate Social Events
  • Professional Meeting / Training / Conference / Retreats
  • Wedding Ceremonies
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Youth Parties


Elevate your next event at Manhattan’s newest special event venue, Racket. The 650 capacity refreshed venue is located across the street from Chelsea Market in a bustling area of Chelsea, New York. The upstairs hideaway will be The Bowery Presents’ most intimate venue in Manhattan and another great addition to their impressive New York City portfolio. Whether it’s a corporate event, fashion show, award gala, holiday party, or private concert, Racket is all about bringing people together for unforgettable experiences.


Additional Venue Details:

  • Standing Concert Capacity: 650
  • Located in the heart of Chelsea
  • Newly Renovated Venue
  • Exceptional Stage, Sound + Lighting
  • Flexible Layout Options

Meeting & Event Spaces

  • Largest Standing Reception: 650

Featured Amenities

  • A/V Equipment
  • Air Conditioning Air Conditioning
  • Dance Floor
  • Flexible Floor Plan
  • Handicap Accessible
  • Kitchen Access
  • Stage
  • Theater Seating
  • VIP Room
  • WiFi

Venue Location + Transportation


431 W 16th St,
New York, New York 10011