the annex

Exclusive Williamsburg Venue

Introducing the latest addition to Brooklyn’s thriving neighborhood, The Annex seamlessly blends industrial features with modern amenities. Whether you’re hosting a private gathering or community celebration, this venue can accommodate all event types. Questions? Give us a call 📞.

Brooklyn Weddings

The venue has a built in kitchen island, perfect for welcoming guests and setting the tone for a night of celebration. With high ceilings, exposed brickwork, white washed walls, and industrial lighting fixtures, the venue exudes a modern, urban vibe that’s perfect for a Brooklyn wedding.

Experiential Events

Whether it’s a product launch, company milestone, influencer dinner, or community event – The Annex has many branding opportunities. Bring your event to life with installation, lighting, and rigging options. Williamsburg is also known for its bustling art scene, avant garde fashion, and a hub for innovative ideas. It’s the perfect location for events that demand a unique and cutting-edge experience for both clients and guests. We can’t wait to see what you create.


Host life’s most celebratory moments in the heart of Brooklyn. Whether you’re planning a birthday party, engagement dinner, anniversary, or any other joyous occasion – The Annex makes the ideal backdrop for any event.

Unleash Your Creativity in This Blank Canvas Event Space

Interior Design + Features

The Annex features white washed walls, exposed brickwork, and stunning skylights that flood the space with natural light. These industrial features are also complemented by designer furnishings that create a luxurious yet inviting atmosphere.

As a former foundry, the main hall has remnants of its past architectural features and is now adorned with a curated collection of in-house furniture and decorative accessories.

In addition to the main event space, the lounge was thoughtfully designed to provide a built-in wet bar and kitchenette amenities, the essentials to your event planning needs.

With its industrial features and modern-day amenities, The Annex is sure to be a memorable setting for your next occasion.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here are all answers

Maximum legal capacity for The Annex is 75 guests.

Our venue rental fees vary based on the day of the week and time of the year. Please email us at or call us at 212.579.1235 for an estimate.

A 50% deposit of the rental fee along with a signed venue rental agreement is needed to book a date.

All vendors require a Certificate of Insurance (COI). Click here to view the sample COI. COIs can be obtained through Event Helper for Off-Site or Event Bookings, or through Thimble for Production bookings. COIs must be submitted to the Venue Operations Team ( 14 days prior to the event date.

Accessible by Public Transportation:
G Line (Nassau Avenue)
L Line (Bedford Avenue)
B32 Bus (Wythe Ave./North 9th St.)
B62 Bus (Bedford Ave./North 9th St.)
East River Ferry (North Williamsburg)

There is limited street parking available.
Nearby Parking Garages:
Sherman Parking Garage: 123 N 12th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
SP+ Parking: 142 N 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249

You are welcome to use other vendors – we love supporting our industry friends who are dedicated to their craft and hospitality. However we do have two exclusive partners:
Bar Services: MR. HOSPITALITY ( | 212.579.1235)
Standard Rentals: Broadway Party Rentals ( | 718.821.4000)

No – an event planner is not required however we recommend having one to assist you on the day of your event. In the case of weddings, we do require the use of a day-of coordinator or wedding planner to assist you with all of your vendors and production needs.

We have a collection of in-house furniture. Click to view our furniture catalog.
We also have a standard rentals partner: Broadway Party Rentals. You are welcome to use a specialty decor rentals partner if you can’t find what you need on Broadway Party Rentals. You can also check out our decor rental partner, MR. HOSPITALITY’s website or visit their in person showroom right in Williamsburg!

All candle usage must be approved by our Venue Operations Team (
Please note candles must be contained in votives or enclosed vessels. Open flames are not permitted. No glitter, sparklers, or confetti. No smoke machines. No flammable objects. All other decor elements may be subject to approval. Damage to surfaces and furniture will incur additional fees deducted from the security deposit.

Everything must be electric. No open flame. Grilling and frying is not permitted. Caterers must send a list of all electrical equipment they are bringing into the space before the date of the event.

Click here to view our garbage schedule. Premises must be left in decent broom swept condition. The venue does not provide garbage bins nor garbage bags. All vendors must provide their own black heavy duty trash bags and clear recycling bags. Vendors are responsible for removing trash.

Smoking is not permitted on the premises. No electronic cigarettes or vapes are to be used on site. Any fines incurred for smoking by attendees or third party persons will be the responsibility of the host.