The Rooftop at Pier 17 is part of the historic South Street Seaport in Manhattan, New York City. Though this venue is part of a designated historical district, it recently was renovated in order to bring modern shopping areas and entertainment venues to the area. The Rooftop at Pier 17 was part of this renovation, with construction only finishing in mid-2018. Though this venue is relatively new, it's been home to a range of concerts, movie screenings, and corporate events. Some notable musicians have played shows here, including
Kings of Leon
and even the king of electronic dance music
. If you want to attend a show of any type at this brand new venue, make sure you take a look at Rooftop tickets on StubHub today.
What is The Rooftop's seating capacity?
The 1.5-acre Rooftop venue can host 3,400 attendees for most events. You won't have to worry about sound dispersing too much across the outdoor venue before it reaches your ears since the sound system for this venue is distributed along the rooftop. It also has permanent seating scattered throughout with optional temporary seating that can be added when considered necessary for the event.
Is The Rooftop at Pier 17 accessible by public transportation?
Every type of public transport in New York City can take you to or near Pier 17 whether it's by subway, bus or even ferry. If you're headed to the venue by subway, you can take the A, C, J, Z, 2, 3, 4 or 5 to Fulton Street, or you can hop on the E to the Chambers Street-World Trade Center stop. Multiple bus lines run near Pier 17, with stops on Water Street and John Street as well as Water Street and Maiden Lane. Optimal buses to take include the M15, the X15 and the X8.
What food and beverage options are there at The Rooftop events?
The venue only offers a limited concession stand menu that includes foods like fries and hot dogs, but The Rooftop at Pier 17 is surrounded by top-notch restaurant options and beverage options. The Heineken Riverdeck is located directly next to the Rooftop and offers Heineken-associated alcoholic beverages. If you are looking for a fine dining experience, head to The Fulton, Jean-Georges Vongerichten's seafood-inspired restaurant on the pier. More casual options are also around the rooftop venue.
Is there on-site parking available near Pier 17?
The venue does not have parking associated with it, but nearby parking garages owned by LAZ Parking are open 24/7. You may also find street parking nearby, or take an Uber or Lyft from elsewhere in New York City.
Is The Rooftop at Pier 17 wheelchair-accessible?
The venue is accessible by wheelchair and is entirely ADA compliant. Every aspect of the venue, ranging from seating to restrooms, is accessible via wheelchair.
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