Rough Trade NYC/Brooklyn

Phone Number: (718) 388-4111
Parking & Transportation:

There is only street parking in the area.

Jump the Line: Unsure if disabled patrons are allowed in first
Stairs: No, it's all flat to get inside and to the show space Yes, there are stairs, but there's an elevator
Stairs – Other/Details:

It is all flat to get from the sidewalk into the venue space. There are stairs to get to the balcony, but there is also an elevator.

Lighting Safety Warnings Unsure if this venue posts warnings about unsafe lighting
Is There A Designated Accessible Seating Area? No, there's not an accessible seating area
Accessible Seating Area Details

"When I attended a free promotional concert here, my most recent visit in October 2019, the balcony was completely closed off. When I asked about ADA seating I was given a barstool in the back of the venue space to sit. The view was fine, sound was good. Just annoying that a bar stool (without a back) was all they had to offer. It was not blocked off from other fans."

Balcony Details:

There is a balcony that is accessed by stairs and elevator. There is seating and standing space there. Not sure about any other restrictions.

Seating: Yes, there's seating available for those who need it
Accommodations for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Patrons:

Unsure of availability.

Restrooms: Unsure if there are accessible restrooms
Additional Comments:

Per the Bowery Presents website, which manages ticketing for events at Rough Trade NYC: "When you arrive at the venue, please alert security at the entrance who will make sure you are taken care of. We suggest you arrive when doors open (door times are listed on each event page), but will accommodate requests at the venue at any time. If you have additional questions in advance of your visit, please contact info@bowerypresents.com."

"In my experience, Bowery Presents venues are pretty bad at accessibility! So take this all with a grain of salt. Brace yourself to be disappointed."

This Information Is Current As Of: October 2019
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