Enjoy the best event space and sound combined together

Designed to host the most memorable events, the Melrose Ballroom venue has a reputation for hosting legendary multi-cultural concerts. Its hydraulic stage along with the 30′ video wall have been used to elevate the performance of celebrities from the U.S.A, as well as all over the world, while the main ballroom, with the overlooking mezzanine, can accommodate over one thousand guests comfortably. Come in and experience our quality line-array audio system and HD video streaming; Have a cocktail at any of our many bars, and enjoy outstanding customer service. Whether you are a promoter, a show producer, an indie artist, or just an avid concert goer, you can get truly inspired and begin to imagine the possibilities of hosting your event at Melrose Ballroom NYC.

Image of the Front of Melrose Ballroom Building Entrance


Melrose Ballroom is a world-class venue which offers the best in catering, entertainment, state-of the art lighting and audio/visual equipment and that is why it has become the ultimate choice for event planners, booking agents and music promoters alike.

Full Service Event Venue
The main ballroom event space at Melrose Ballroom in Long Island City just 5 minutes from Manhattan

Many people have chosen to have their events at Melrose Ballroom.

Located in the heart of Long Island City, just minutes away from Manhattan, Melrose is one of New York City’s premiere, exclusive venues for private events, live performance, music, and entertainment shows.

Melrose Ballroom offers indoor and outdoor spaces, unparallel amenities, state-of-the-art technology, and is centrally located and easily accesible. The Melrose Ballroom event venue is proud to offer a one-stop shop capable of producing the most creative events you can imagine.

HD Audio / Visual

With our state of the art sound system there is nothing to worry about when creating the perfect atmosphere of sound and visuals for your event. Enjoy rich, clear sound at any volume. Whether seated near or far, all guests will enjoy crystal clear sound from our top of the line sound system.

  • Theatrical Intelligent and Fixed Units.
  • 4,000 amps of Available Power
  • 20 Plasma Screens Throughout
  • Lab Gruppen Amplifiers
  • 30′ Video Wall
  • EAW Speakers

full kitchen

Our 1,500-square-foot kitchen is available for off-premise caterers.

  • 1 Grill
  • 2 Deep Fryers
  • 12 Burners
  • 1 Pasta Cooker
  • 4 Convection Ovens
  • 1 Tilt Braising Skillet
  • 3 Walk-in Refrigerators
  • 1 Walk-in Freezer
  • 2 Ice Machines
  • 3 Salamanders
  • 2 Low Boy Burners

The Spaces

The space is important when planning your social event. Our spaces are equipped to handle parties of all shapes and sizes. Schedule a site visit by contacting us and see why our clients love hosting their social events at the Melrose Ballroom venue.

main ballroom event space at Melrose Ballroom NYC just minutes from Manhattan

Main Ballroom

Our main ballroom is our largest and most sought after event space, complete with two bars, state of the art  hydraulic stage, video wall and more.

Mezzanine event space at Melrose Ballroom NYC

The Mezzanine

The Mezzanine overlooks the Main Space and it’s the perfect addition to the Main Ballroom for when hosting an extra large event.

Rooftop Lounge at Melrose Ballroom NYC in Long Island City

Rooftop Lounge

The Rooftop Lounge features spectacular vies of the city, floor to ceiling windows, indoor and outdoor space, satellite kitchen, and top shelf bar. 

rooftop outdoor deck at Melrose NYC, an event space and live music venue

Rooftop Deck

Our Rooftop Deck creates an atmosphere for a laid-back ambiance, ideal for the fans of rooftop gardens and lounge music on summer nights.