• FREMONT ABBEY

    Upper Fremont at 43rd
    On the #5 bus line and short walk to E line


    4272 Fremont Ave North
    Seattle, WA 98103


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    The Fremont Abbey is here for the success of your event. So… we have a couple things that might help! See our handy FAQ & Event Guide for more information.

    NOTE:  The numbers and prices provided below are approximate and due to practical factors beyond our control we cannot guarantee availability or functionality. This list is updated Quarterly.

    Equipment is offered as an extra for your event rental. We recommend not planning to need 100% of our tables or chairs in case of broken items or other events in the building.

    For Ballard Homestead equipment please check with us via email.

    Equipment Available:

    (No fee, but subject to availability)

    Chairs & Furniture

    • 118  white padded wedding style chairs (2nd floor, $50 to move downstairs)
    • 100  dark blue/black padded hotel banquet style chairs (1st floor, $75 to move upstairs)
    • 30 — ‘vintage’ brown metal chairs
    • 10 — wooden bistro type (high) chairs (heavy)
    • 12 — plastic bistro type (high) chairs
    • Large purple overstuffed couch, chair, and stool – 2nd floor only
    • Heavy retro red couch – choir loft / parents cry room
    • Beautiful rare vintage green couch sectional (3 piece) – 1st floor ($25 to move upstairs)

    Tables

    • 18 — 8′ x 30″ standard rectangle banquet tables, standard height (seats approx 10 guests)
      Note: Some of these tables are stored downstairs so your caterer can move the up during setup.
    • 6 — 6′ x 30″ lightweight rectangle banquet tables, standard size (seats approx 8 guests)
    • 4 — 6’ x 30″ folding rectangle standard banquet tables, heavy (seats approx 8 guests)
    • 2 — 4′ rectangle banquet tables
    • 4 — 48″ round tables – wooden (seats approx 5 guests)
    • 4 — misc small wooden folding accent tables/stands
    • 3 — high wooden bistro tables (heavy) – 1st floor only
    • 2 — high top bistro tables – wooden top, metal base
    • 1 — 32″ x 58″ curved wooden bar (dark stain) – on wheels
    • 1 — approx 4′ bar, made from repurposed organ pipe console – on wheels
    • 1 — rustic wooden rectangle table on wheels (approx 6′) – 2nd floor only, great for cakes
    • 2 — Misc vintage radio consoles, record players, tv cases (wooden), not on wheels

    Miscellaneous

    • 1885 Kranich & Bach Baby Grand Piano on wheels (Great Hall – 2nd floor)  Generously donated by the Merritt Family
    *tuning = $140 approximate
    • Lester Upright Piano (Gallery – 1st floor)
    • 4 Sound absorbing panels with blue curtains – 4’x8′ – Lean against walls or can be moved away to closet (Great Hall)
    • Small sound system with Bose or similar bookshelf speakers for ipod/background music and announcements on a mic – 1st floor only.  Not recommended for performances.
    • Small sound system with hi-fi Cambridge Soundworks speaker & tuner with ipod cable – 2nd floor only

    Equipment with Fees:

    (Prices & availability subject to change)

     

    SOUND:
    • “Simple Sound” Package: For simple background music, toasts, announcements, etc. Not for performances. This includes: Small 4-8 channel mixer, Vocal mic, stand, cables, 2 main speakers, input cable for ipod/laptop/DJ, etc.  = $100 with typical setup, but often included in your Rental package for one floor

    • “Full Sound” Package (for acoustic performances, bands, films, etc.)
    16 or 32 channel Mixer, speakers, monitors, mics, DI boxes, stands, cables, input for ipod/DJ, etc. See below for specs.  = $200 equipment fee + $25/hr Abbey sound tech fee required, 4 hour minimum

    •  DJ equipment/turntables – NS7 digital turntables (just plug in a laptop, software is free) = $50

    AUDIO EQUIPMENT LIST:

    • 2 — Large Mackie sr1530 3 way speakers on rolling carts (Great Hall Only)
    • 4 — Medium Mackie Monitors (450 model)
    • 4 — Small Mackie Monitors (350 model)
    • 2 — Medium EV Monitors (EKX model)
    • 2 — Large EV Subwoofers (Gallery Only)
    • 2 — RCF ART400F Speakers (Gallery Only) Equivalent to Mackie but larger
    • 8 — Assorted Boom Mic Stands
    • 5 — Shure SM58 Microphones
    • 3 — Shure SM57 Microphones
    • 3 – Sennheiser 835 Microphones
    • 2 — Audio Technica AT 2020 Condenser Microphones
    • 2 — Audio Technica AT 2021 Condenser Microphones
    • 1 — Drum mic kit (1 kick, and 3 Shure PGA57 with drum mounts)
    • 2 — Pyle PDMIC58 Microphones
    • 5 — Assorted mono DI boxes
    • 1 — Behringer XR-600E  4-6 channel Mixer
    • 1 — Yamaha MG10XU  6-10 channel Mixer
    • 1 — Behringer X32  32 channel digital Mixer
              — full range of digital effects (eq, compression, gate, reverb, delay, modulation, etc.)
    • 1 — Allen & Heath WZ3 16:2 Mixer – click for specs
         2 channels onboard FX (reverb, etc.)
    4 channels of 32 band EQ (2 mains, 2 monitor mixes)
    2 channels Compression
    2 Sweepable EQ’s on each channel
    • 1 — 6 channel Behringer XENYX802 Mixer
    • 1 — 8 channel Crate Eurorack MX 802  Mixer
    • 1 — Small amp for classes, background music, keyboard, etc.  w/ cable

     

     

    STAGING:
    *Stage staffing setup fees may apply depending on building schedule Many events in the Great Hall do not use staging and simply setup chairs in wide semi-circle

    • STAGE FOR 1ST FLOOR:  12′ x 12′ x 18″ wooden stage in Gallery (1st floor). Not recommended for dancing or lots of movement.  Included at no fee

    • STAGE FOR 2ND FLOOR: (8) 4’x4′ squares w/2′ feet. Very sturdy, good for full band arrangements.
    – $50 staffing fee for all assembly configurations

     

     

     

    LIGHTING:
    • 2nd Floor – 4 PAR spots (Red and Yellow) Controlled by two dimmer boards

    • 1st Floor – Basic par38 cans on portable trees, plus 3 dimmable lights in ceiling + gallery track lighting (dimmable)

     

    VIDEO:
    • High brightness digital projectors w/ standard VGA cable ($40 including setup)
    – bring your own laptop with cable adapters.
    – permanently installed screen included on either floor. 1st floor = 7’x5′, 2nd floor = 10’x10′
    • Portable projector & screen for alternative locations in the Abbey, laptop not included ($80 including setup) Comes with 5’x7′ “Quickfold” style free-standing screen- rear projection capable
    • Blu-ray/DVD player with scaler ($30 including setup)

    Other:

    • Portable keyboard, weighted keys ($50)

    • Amps, drums, and other instruments possibly available on request (fee varies)