A party held to raise money to pay rent by charging guests for attendance.
- The first time I went to 3 Muses I jotted in my notebook, ‘It reminds me of a rent party.’
- The first time I met Jack Benny, he took me to a rent party.
- As a young Beatnik-hipster, he attended every event, from poetry readings to concerts to gallery openings to rent parties.
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