Book an Event Form

If you would like to have your meeting/event at the Arie Crown Theater, please complete the Arie Crown Theater Rental Application. You may do this by downloading a pdf and mail or fax it to us, or you may complete the online application.

By contract, event organizers are obliged to provide a Certificate of Insurance Requirements for review by the Metropolitan Pier and Exposition Authority (MPEA).

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Arie Crown Theater Rental Application

In order to process a license agreement for the usage of the Arie Crown Theater, please complete this form in full:

Step 1 of 4

  • 1. Producing Organization Information

  • 2. Name of planned event:

  • 3. Type of event:


The holding of events dates is a courtesy subject to revocation at any time. Dates are confirmed ONLY upon execution of a License Agreement between the Licensee (user) and Licensor (MPEA). UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES IS AN EVENT OR PERFORMANCE TO BE ANNOUNCED OR TICKETS MADE AVAILABLE TO THE PUBLIC FOR SALE WITHOUT AN EXECUTED LICENSE AGREEMENT. Licensee and Licensor shall mutually agree upon dates tickets will go on sale.

Once a License Agreement has been issued, it must be returned to MPEA along with the required deposit, certificate of insurance and any other specified documents requested, if any, within ten calendar days of the date the License Agreement is issued. This may include signed confirmation of entertainment from entertainer(s) and or their agent(s). Failure to meet requirements will result in loss of date(s) in consideration and any monies deposited.

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