Current

About

One of New York City’s newest waterfront venues, Current offers an expansive open space filled with natural light overlooking the Hudson River and Chelsea Piers marina. With wood floors, floor-to-ceiling windows, fabric wall panels, luminescent accents, and a 16-foot-high custom-lit ceiling, this innovative venue combines warm and cool textures to create a unique experience in a truly modern setting.

With over 6,000 square feet of flexible event space and breathtaking water views, this sophisticated venue is ideal for unforgettable weddings, bar/bat mitzvahs, milestone celebrations, galas, corporate events, and holiday celebrations for up to 360 guests. Current offers state-of-the-art technology, solar and blackout shades, full AV services, and valet parking. Renowned caterer Abigail Kirsch provides unparalleled cuisine and service, while Current’s seasoned team of event professionals will guide and work with you every step of the way to ensure your celebration will be nothing short of spectacular.

Photos: Corporate & Philanthropic

Photos: Bar/Bat Mitzvahs

Photos: Weddings

Video: Current

Venue Specs

Floor Plan

Rooms LxW Sq. Ft. Classroom Style Theatre Style Banquet Reception
Wind 83x32 2,656 168 224 200 200
Water 80x42 3,360 210 330 300 350
All Spaces 6,016 350 360 450 500

Directions

CURRENT

CHELSEA PIERS

Between 23rd & 24th Streets & The West Side Highway South– 212-336-6060

 

  1. From Lower Manhattan, Brooklyn and Staten Island: Brooklyn, Manhattan, and Williamsburg Bridges – Follow FDR DRIVE NORTH to East 23rd Follow 23rd Street west to 11th Avenue. Turn right onto 11th Avenue and turn left onto 24th Street. Stay in left lane and turn left at the light (West Side Highway South 9A).  Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

  1. Brooklyn Battery Tunnel: Follow signs to West Street (West Side Highway9A). Take West Side Highway north to 21st Street and bear right to 11th Turn left onto 24th Street, stay in left lane and continue to light (West Side Highway South9A). At light turn left onto highway.  Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

  1. From Long Island and Queens: Queens Midtown Tunnel or 59th Street Bridge (Queensboro Bridge) – Continue South to 23rd Street. At 23rd Street, turn right Follow 23rd Street west to 11th Turn right onto 11th Avenue and turn left onto 24th Street. Stay in left lane and turn left at the light (West Side Highway South).  Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

  1. From Upstate NY, Connecticut and Bronx: Henry Hudson Parkway to West Side Highway. Follow South to 24th Street and get into right lane – you will see a sign that says “CURRENT, THIRD RIGHT”. Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

  1. From New Jersey: Lincoln Tunnel and George Washington Bridge: Follow signs for West Side Highway (Henry Hudson Parkway Downtown). Follow South to 24th Street and get into right lane– you will see a sign that says “CURRENT, THIRD RIGHT”. Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

  1. Holland Tunnel: Follow signs for West Street (West Side Highway9A) North. Take West Side Highway north to 21st Street and bear right to 11th Turn left onto 24th Street, stay in left lane and continue to light (West Side Highway South). At light turn left onto highway.  Stay in right lane and bear right into CHELSEA PIERS.

*Follow the entrance directions below.

 

ENTRANCE DIRECTIONS

 

*CURRENT – Utilize any lane at entrance.  Take ticket at Gate continue to PIER 59 (third right) – turn right onto PIER 59 and continue to CURRENT VENUE

PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION

BUS

The M23 Bus, which runs along 23rd Street, will drop off at Pier 62 in the Chelsea Piers Complex.  From there, it is a short walk south to Current (Pier 59) with signage along the way.

 

SUBWAY

Take any subway that will bring you to 23rd Street (the C & E will take you to Eighth Avenue and 23rd Street, the 1 will take you to Seventh Avenue and 23rd Street).  From there, you can take the M23 bus or a taxi, following taxi instructions listed on page 1.

 

14th Street – (C&E to Eighth Avenue and 1,2 or 3 Train to 7th Avenue)

M14  bus to last stop which is 18th Street and 11th. Cross 11th to entrance to Chelsea Piers.