Shipping Address Mailing Address
First Avenue & 7th St Entry
701 First Avenue North
Minneapolis, MN 55403
Main Office: 612-338-8388
First Avenue & 7th St Entry
P.O. Box #52110
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Fax: 612-338-5416

Mainroom contacts

Production Coordinator
James Baker
office: 612-338-8388
mobile: 952-334-0862
James@First-Avenue.com

Stage Manager
Conrad Sverkerson
612-964-0592
Cjs@First-Avenue.com

Downtown Sound
Audio contact
Greg Huber
763-350-8681
ghuber_2k@yahoo.com

House Lighting
Paul Donahue
612-701-8445
dslpaul@gmail.com

Parking for Mainroom

  • Garage attached to club, entrance located along First Avenue N between 7th & 8th Streets.
  • Can accommodate up to 2 busses with trailers and 1 without; shore power provided.
  • Direct access to stage and dressing rooms from garage.
  • Garage access ideally provided 1/2 hour prior to load in.
  • We ask that you please depart 1 hour post load out. We do realize this is not always possible, and will do our best to work with you and ask that you do the same.

Load in and load out

  • Flat push from garage to center of dance floor @ 150' Ramp to stage.
  • Load in door dimensions 56 1/2" w x 82 1/2" h
  • In most cases room for storage of empty cases in venue.

Front of House / Monitor and Lighting locations

  • FOH: Center of dance floor 35' from stage Bike rack barricade provided. Also have blow through barricade for front of stage.
  • House monitor board is on a loft off stage left. There is room to set up visiting monitor desks off stage left on floor beneath loft.
  • Lighting is located upstairs in DJ booth can make room for visiting desks.

Dressing rooms / Production office

  • Larger dressing room stage left, with restroom
  • Smaller dressing room stage right, no restroom
  • Production office upstairs, balcony house left
  • Wireless throughout room
  • No elevator/showers/laundry in venue

Merchandise

  • Artist sells, if vendor is needed cost is $100
  • Tables, lights & grid for display provided

Hospitality

  • Dinner buyout
  • Dressing room needs subject to catering budget, please advance.
  • The Depot Tavern: our restaurant attached to the club, bands and crews get employee discount.

Advancing

  • Please advance with James (see production coordinator above)
  • There will be a $75 per hour overtime charge if audio engineers need to come in 5 hours prior to doors.