Fremont Abbey – Abbey Arts Presents, Seattle (Fremont Abbey Arts Center)

    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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    Fremont Abbey – Venue Specs (Concerts)

    Other Venues: Ballard Homestead | St. Mark’s | The Auditorium


    Built 1914, renovated 2008 (seismic, much more)

    {Our home venue, lowest cost}

    All ages, bar w ID


    General Information & Photos (See below)

    Tech Information



    Great Hall (2nd Floor – shows in the 100-250 cap)

    Approx 160-170 seated, standing room in back to reach 250 cap



    Gallery (1st floor, louder shows in the 75-150 range, cap is 230)

    Bob Scoverski

    Bob Scoverski








      • FREMONT ABBEY 250 capacity Great Hall – 2nd floor
      • 150-200 Gallery – 1st floor  (Smaller shows will be in the Gallery unless otherwise arranged)


      • Open format, mix of chairs & standing, candlelight, etc.
        Some shows are standing only but usually partly seated


      • All ages shows, bar w/ ID 


      • Grand Piano on 2nd floor Great Hall, only works on riser not full stage height. 
      • Stage size & height varies per event 
      • 1st Floor Gallery room (smaller shows) has a nice spinnet piano that can roll out in front of stage to house left 


      • No loud bands after 10pm but Gallery shows can be louder than upstairs.
      • Full professional PA on both floors, simple stage lighting on both floors

 / 4272 Fremont Ave N, Seattle, 98103 / 206-414-8325


      • Full PA & basic lighting.
      • MIDAS M32r digital mixer, Behringer S32 digital snake
      • Mix of Mackie active 3 way speakers & EV speakers
      • Turbosound Monitors run from FOH (ipad generally available)
      • Up to 9 floor monitors/mixes available
      • Mixer is typically off center in room per venue capacity needs

      • Shure SM58, Beta 58, & Sennheiser 835 mics, DI’s, etc.
      • Lighting & Audio draw from separate power
      • Lighting is simple dimmable stage wash lighting (limited)


    Backline/misc equipment

    Grand piano upstairs (Ed Seiler PIANO 
    Model 206, 6’9” grand piano

    Style: Traditional / Finish: Ebony polish / Year of Manufacture: 1985

    Regular spinnet piano downstairs.

    Piano Tuning is $150 extra fee if requested by artist.

    1 guitar amp available – Blackstar
    5 music stands,

    5 guitar stands

    P.A. & Lights

    Abbey Arts provides PA / basic lighting. Shure/Sennheiser mics, assorted mono DI boxes, etc.
    Basic show lights, wash with some color.
    Upstairs: 3 way PA system.

    Midas M32r audio mixer (32 in / 8 out). Up to 7 monitors.// stage is 8×16
    Downstairs: 16 channel Allen and Heath mixer, basic outboard compression and EQ (2 mains, 4 monitor mixes) // stage is approx 12×12

    More details via our Rentals Page


    Note: Equipment shown in website photos is not necessarily included in your rental or use of the facility. Abbey provided equipment is not guaranteed, see Events Guide & Equipment List for details. 
    Many events bring in additional decor and rental equipment as part of the design of their event.