Transit Directions

Walk from Subway

train to Carroll Street.
Walk west on 1st Place (it will become Summit St). Cross over BQE. Continue down Summit St to Columbia St. Make a left. Jalopy is two blocks down Columbia St.

Subway and Bus

Option 1: trains to Boro Hall. Walk South on Court St to Atlantic Avenue. On Atlantic Ave, take the B61 towards Ikea/Red Hook. Get off on Summit and Columbia Sts. Continue down Columbia St. two blocks to Jalopy.

Option 2: to Jay St/Metrotech. Catch B61 to Ikea/Red Hook on Smith St. between Fulton & Livingston. Follow above directions.

From Manhattan

Take Brooklyn Bridge. Continue down Adams St. Make a right onto Atlantic Ave. At Columbia St. (4th light) make a left. Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE From North and West

Take BQE to Atlantic Avenue Exit. Make left at the light (Columbia St). Continue down Columbia to the end (Woodhull St.) Jalopy is 1/2 block past Woodhull St.

BQE from South and East

Take BQE to Hamilton Avenue Exit. Continue straight off exit. The first right after the traffic light is Columbia St. Jalopy is on the right half way down the block.

Private Events at Jalopy Tavern

The Jalopy Theatre & Tavern offer a versatile array of event options; anywhere from kids’ parties, to fully catered weddings, to Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, to intergenerational, daytime dance parties, to team building retreats, to film shoots we are equipped to work with you and put together your event as you envision it. With a full kitchen, bar, sound setup, and instrument backline, we allow you to craft unique events within your budget. Please look at the links below for more information about our different spaces. To make a reservation, or for further inquiry contact, or call 718.395.3214

Rental Options

Whether you are looking to host a sit down dinner, or a late night dance party, the Jalopy Tavern, with a full bar, sixteen draught beers, a backyard, and catering access, is the ideal place to host your private event.

  • $350/hr private rental
  • Reservations for parties larger than 6
  • Cash bar / order off menu OR
  •  We can discuss catering and bar options 


Open Bar Packages:


A full open bar:

  • $18/person for one hour
  • $50/person for three hours
  • $60/person for four hours
  • $64/person for five hours.


A well open bar, including beer and wine: 

  • $16/person for one hour
  • $24/person for two hours
  • $30/person for three hours
  • $34/person for four hours
  • $38/person for five hours.


Tallied bar based on consumption

Outside catering is prohibited 
An 18% gratuity will be added to food and drink


Full Venue Rental:

For larger events, consider renting both sides of our establishment, to have access to the stage, the yard, the full bar, and all of our sound equipment.

  • $6,000 flat rate venue rental fee for both sides for 12hrs
  • $5,000 venue rental fee IF you cater through our kitchen
  • For catering, see our menu as a reference, but we can set up a consultation with the kitchen manager to craft a menu that best fits your palate and/or dietary restrictions.
  • Our space is malleable and can set up to meet the needs of your event. We can accommodate anything from an open floor with a buffet style set up, to a fully seated, multi-course dinner. Additional costs would include serving staff and equipment rental. Please contact us for further information.
  • With our stage, we are equipped for live music. Band rates vary. We charge a flat $100 rate for an audio technician.
  • An 18% gratuity will be added to food and drink



Kids Parties

Jalopy is a family friendly venue, with weekly Sunday kiddie programs, and access to a huge variety of entertainment for children. Between our a la carte options, and the party packages, you can put together a party that uniquely fits your child’s personality and interests. 

A la Carte
Includes paper goods and sound system to play your child’s favorite songs. And, with a beer and wine bar, we can provide a place for adults to enjoy themselves alongside their kiddies.


  • $175/hr for up to 15 children
  • $200/hr for parties of 16-25 children
  • $225/hr for parties of 26-40 children
  • $250/hr for parties over 41 children


For weekday parties, take $25 off each rate.

Please contact us for catering, bar, and entertainment options.


Kids Party Package 

Have a 2 hour party for your child at the Jalopy Theatre & School of Music, including an additional half hour before and after the party for setup and breakdown 

Includes space rental, paper goods, scattered balloons, disco lights, sound system to play your child’s favorite music, trained staff for setup, cleanup and maintenance.  


  • Lunch - cheeseburger sliders, mac & cheese cups, fruit cups, a juice box
  • Sheet cake
  • $550 for up to 15 kids
  • $10 additional per child


The space is adult friendly, with a beer and wine bar. We do not charge for adults, and offer catering options here (hyperlink). Please call to discuss bar options. 

Please call to inquire about entertainment options, 



Our kitchen will happily cater your event! Our catering menus are below.


We welcome people playing acoustic music together in the backyard until midnight. If you are renting out the Tavern, and wish to have live music, we can provide sound equipment, and a sound engineer. Please contact us ( for rates and terms. If you rent the Tavern and wish to have a DJ or your own playlists, those options are agreeable as well.


We request a 50% deposit of the rental fee to secure the date. In the case of cancellation, the deposit will be refunded at 50% up to two months before the event. After that, the deposit is non-refundable.


Whichever option you chose, we will add an 18% gratuity on the beverage charge to cover our bartending staff.