Pyrotechnics are strictly prohibited in this property.
Heating and Theatrical Displays:
Use of Candles, fuels for heating food such as Sterno®, cooking stations using butane, lasers and fog machines (see below) are subject to federal, state or local regulation which shall be adhered to.It is the responsibility of vendor/contractor to obtain and pay for all permits.Permits must be submitted to Hotel Event Services offices 30 days prior to event.
Any group that requires water based haze machines or other similar devices must have a permit issued from the FDNY. The permit application must be done by the client directly to the FDNY at Click Here
at least 72 hours prior to the event, The phone number for the Bureau of Fire Prevention Explosives Unit is 718-999-1595.
Once the permit is approved, an inspector from the FDNY will arrive to the hotel on the day of the event and issue the permit to the person that requested it. If they cannot find that person they will seek out the catering/event manager handling the event or the Hotel FSD.