Looking to produce a successful event in Seattle? Checkered Hat has got you covered. We own a range of top-of-the-line production equipment and boast strong connections with production designers, event vendors, and event production staff in Western Washington.


Our audio equipment includes a Behringer XAir 18 digital mixer, Mackie ProFX16 analog mixer, JBL EON 15″ 2-way powered speakers, and much more. We have everything you need to ensure your sound is heard loud and clear, from microphones to speaker cables.

Behringer XAir 18 – Digital Mixer
Behringer XTouch – Audio Control Console
DriveRack PA2 Speaker Management System with DriveRack RTA-M RTA Microphone
Mackie ProFX16 – Analog Mixer
JBL EON 15″ 2-Way Powered Speakers
Turbosound Athens Subwoofer
Class-D Power Amplifier, 3000 Watts
iPad 8th Gen 128 Gig, WiFi
Linksys EA6350 AC1200 Wireless Access Point
XLR Audio Cables (assorted lengths)
Power Distribution for Edison 120v
Assorted snakes (main, split, sub, patch)
Various Speaker Cables, NL2, NL4, NL8, 1/4′, and adapters
12″ 2-Way Passive Monitors (Peavy)
KPX112PM 12″ Powered Monitor
Gemini XGA-5000 Power Amplifier
Samson RSXM10A 2-Way Active Stage Monitors
Boom Microphone Stands
Kick Drum and Mini-Boom Stands
4pc Digital Reference Drum Microphone Pack (with clips)
Shure SM58, Beta58A, SM57, SM91, Beta 52A, Beta 56A Microphones
Rode m5 and Various Samson Condenser Microphones
Speaker Tripod Stands
And many many items not listed here.


Our lighting equipment will bring your event to life. We have everything from moving head lights to effect lights, lighting stands, and cables, to ensure the perfect ambiance.

Showtec Creator 1024 DMX Console Clone w/ Case
8 Way 3pin DMX Opto Isolator Distributor
7X12w RGBW Moving Head Wash (2 cases of 2ea)
60W LED Moving Head Mini Spot w/ Case
8x3W RGBW Spider Light
Flat Led Par 7x12W RGBW
Tomshine 36W UV Black Light Par
Fog Machine
1500 watt Haze Machine
Musician’s Gear Lighting Stand with Truss Black
9FT. T-Bar Lighting Stand w/ Bag
Assorted DMX Cables and Adapters
Cable Ramps
120v Edison Power Cabling and Breakouts
And boxes of stuff not listed here (parts, custom components, tools)

Video and Networking

With our Canon VIXIA HF R800 camera and video encoder, we can help you create and stream stunning visual content. Our various 4×1 and 4×2 video switches and multiviewers allow us to easily switch between video sources, while our data routers and screens ensure you have everything you need to display content.

Canon VIXIA HF R800 Camera, Lenses, and Tripod
HDMI -> SDI, SDI -> HDMI, Misc Other Converters
Various 4×1, 4×2, 1×4 Video Switches and Multiviewers
URayCoder Video Encoder
Assorted Data Routers, Screens, Stands, Racks and Cables
Custom Linux-Based Video Workstation Rack

Props, Decor and Carpentry

Looking for custom-designed props and decor for your event? Our team specializes in designing and building one-of-a-kind devices for lighting, robotics, and more. We also provide carpentry, props, and decor services for stage, film, and event use. Our Snapmaker 2.0 350A 3-in-1 Large Format 3D Printer, 10 Watt Laser Etcher/Cutter, and CNC Machine are capable of producing a wide variety of custom-designed items.

Staging, Flooring and Tent

While we are currently designing a new portable venue, we offer staging, flooring, and tents through partnerships with other local Seattle staging companies.

Contact us at [email protected] to schedule a consultation and learn more about our production services.