The Knitting Factory was founded in 1987 and over the years has grown into Knitting Factory Entertainment, which encompasses four clubs — in Brooklyn, Hollywood, Boise, and Spokane — several record labels and other ventures. Below is an account of the New York club's first years, written by company founder Michael Dorf.
The Knitting Factory Concert House's 1,000-capacity concert venue features top performers from around the world as well as dance parties and sporting events. The venue is also available for private functions, receptions, and corporate parties.The Alterknit Lounge, adjacent to the main club, is open prior to every concert, serving up drinks and delicious food. Dine in the Alterknit Lounge before the show for priority entry into the venue.
The Knitting Factory Concert House is available for rental for corporate functions and parties, private receptions, and other events. The room is set up beautifully with tables, chairs, white linens and decorations to fit any reception or theme party. The Knitting Factory Concert House is a one-of-a-kind event center that strives to exceed expectations in every way.
Providing live entertainment of DJ's.
Best Sound and Lighting system in the Northwest
State of the Art in-house video system that includes multiple TV's and big screens including our 140 sq. ft. screen. The video system is tied in to video mixing consoles, moveable cameras, and a top of the line Hewlett-Packard computer network that offers broadband DSL access to the internet.
Superb In-House Catering
Catering accommodations for up to 1,000 guests for hors d'oeuvres, or up to 350 seated.
The Knitting Factory Concert House can also cater off-site with a complete crew for all your food and beverage needs. Bring your party to our place, or have us bring the party to you, either way there is no better choice for your reception or party planners than the Knitting Factory Concert House.