There's no where else we'd rather be

Working in Dumbo

Come for the office views, stay for the creative community.

Dumbo is Delicious

Classes for Kidults

Just because you aren’t heading back to school doesn’t mean you can’t pick up a new skill this fall. From coding and cooking to painting and podcasting, Dumbo has a host of places to pick up some new skills.

Made in New York Media Center by IFP

Made In NY Media Center by IFP

The Media Center offers an incredible range of classes, from coding and virtual reality, to podcasting and entreupreneurship. Become a member or take a one-off, join a #MeetUp or take a workshop. The possibilities are endless.

Creatively Wild Art Studio

Creatively Wild Art Studio

Get those creative juices flowing with a range of painting classes for all levels.

American Sign Language

American Sign Language New York City

Interested in ASL? This course teaches shapes, numbers, the alphabet, and introductory level conversations to enhance your ability to build upon the language.

Pigeonholed Theater

Pigeonholed Theater

Embrace your inner clown, get comfortable on your feet in front of others, and practice public speaking at these great theater classes for adults.

Valrhona Chocolate

L'Ecole Valrhona Brooklyn

Take your home-baking to the next level with professional workshops at this celebrated chocolate's American headquarters.

A Dumbo discount program?

This is why we have nice things.

Company Bonding

Planning a Company Party? You can picnic in the Park or activate the Archway – but if you're looking for unique, activity-based options, here are some of the more interesting, unusual, unexpected only-in-Dumbo ways to bond in the neighborhood.

Learn Flower Arranging with La Catrina

La Catrina Flower Studio

There's nothing quite like a beautiful bouquet to brighten one's day. Bring the team together to learn the basics of bouquet building, and decorate the office in one go. Magdalena from La Catrina Flower Studio right here on Plymouth Street will bring flowers, vases and all the tools necessary make lovely flower arrangements! How to Book: Ask for Magdalena: (347) 529-5259

Become your Best Barista with Bluestone Lane

Bluestone Lane

Take the office coffee game to the next level with a three hour barista class at Bluestone Lane's state-of-the-art Roastery on Prospect Street. This class highlights the different types of coffee that Bluestone Lane uses and how it's prepared, and trains you in basic techniques for pouring coffee shots and creating the right milky foam for your drink. How to Book Ask for Sharni: (718) 374-6858

Work it out at Gleason's Gym

Gleason's Gym

DUMBO's world famous boxing gym Gleason's Gym is one of the most unique places in all of Dumbo – and possibly all of New York. Take over the gym for a dance party, host a group training session with one of their world-class boxers, bring in an inspirational speaker – the possibilities in this inspiration space are endless. How to Book: Ask for Bruce: (718) 797-2872

Get the creative juices flowing at Creatively Wild

Creatively Wild Art Studio

Creatively Wild is Dumbo's premiere art school. Whether you get the team together for a group grafiti mural, or go the paint-by-numbers route, they can help you put together an event that's creatively satisfying. Plus their gorgeous space can hold up to 200! How to book: Fill out their inquiry form.

Beat the (Paint) Bomb

Beat the Bomb

How about a little bit of friendly competition with a side of paint ball? Beat The Bomb is an immersive game that takes your team through a series of five high-tech challenges in order to deactivate the Paint Bomb. If you deactivate it, you win! If not–you get blasted with paint! Teams are for 2–6 players each, but don't worry, they can handle big groups and lots of team. How to book: Buy tickets.

Go virtual at vr bar


Get the team together and enjoy virtual reality games, experiences, and films that let you explore an entirely new world of storytelling at vr bar on Jay St. How to book: Schedule a visit.

Need a break from your desk?

Walking meetings are all the rage

L - R: Rooftops of 45 Main (also cool: 55 Washington & 20 Jay) - Pearl Street Triangle - The Dumbo Archway - The John St Section of Brooklyn Bridge Park

Safe for work

Last minute meeting? Cracked your phone screen? These places have the fix.

Setting up shop

Looking for office space in the neighborhood? Here are your commercial contacts:

Two Trees Spaces (45 Main, 55 Washington and 20 Jay): 

Elizabeth Bueno ( or Dan Conlon (  (718) 222-2500

Pearl Realty (68 Jay, and several spots on Bridge St): 

Uri Zucker ( (718) 210-3650

Brass Tacks

Opening a business? Looking for school? Calling your Electeds?