Hold your next party or event at the Echo Hose Hook & Ladder ! The Echo Hose Hook & Ladder hall can accommodate groups up to 110 guests. If you are interested in renting the hall at the Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Fire Co. #1 please click the link below to fill out a request form.
How can i pay?
We have always accepted cash and checks made payable to ” Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co.1 “. We now offer “Square” as a form of payment as well.
When is full payment due?
Full payment is due within 5 days of your rental. You may pay in full for your event with your deposit if you please.
Where do I park?
Due to our location we have limited on site parking available behind our fire station with easy access inside the building through the back door. Rear parking lot can be accessed from White Street. Just a quick walk away is the Post Office which has a free commuter parking lot where you and your guest may park. This lot is accessed from both Coram Ave and Howe Ave. The map below displays areas where you can park (in yellow) and areas where you are not permitted to park (in red). If you or any of your guest is in a area on the map below that is sectioned off as no parking we will provide proper time to have the vehicle moved or it may be removed at the owners expense.
Can we have alcohol?
Alcoholic beverages are not permitted without prior approval, waiver and insurance. A waiver form must be obtained through City Hall. A one day general liability insurance policy must be purchased at the cost of the renter. EVENTHELPER.COM is a Better Business Bureau trusted company that will give you instant access to your policy after payment.
Is the hall handicap accessible?
With the lack of elevators and the hall being on the 2nd floor of our building, we are not handicap accessible.
Problems during my event?
During your event there will be a firefighter on standby in the building. He/she may periodically check on the hall to ensure safety of all guests and to ensure the rental agreement is being followed. If a problem arises he/she can be contacted to assist.
How long can my event run?
Your event may be booked as early as 7:00 am and finish no later then 11:00 pm. Keep in mind a rental is booked at a 4 hour minimum for $300.00. There will be a charge of $50.00 per hour for any additional hours needed. This will be determined the day the contract is signed or with the approval of a Company Officer there after.
How do I secure a date and book the hall?
A deposit of $100.00 is needed in order to secure your hall rental date and time. Keep in mind the date you are interested in may already be taken so look at our calendar prior to submitting your request form. We will book multiple hall rentals per day if time permits so that may be an option if your date is already booked. If you are ready to book the hall please submit a request by clicking the button below. Once your request is reviewed a Company Officer will contact you to setup a date/time to meet in person and sign the appropriate paperwork.