Venue Rental

Affordable Venue Rental Spaces in Indianapolis

Playground Productions Studios is a multi-purpose rental space in Indianapolis offering venue rental for many different types of services, such as live performances, mini festivals (see more at the bottom of the page). We even have a beer and wine cash bar on site; choose a cash bar option if you want your guests to be able to purchase beverages at our bar! Our cash bar includes 1-2 bartenders, wine, beer, hard cider, water, soda and snacks. Rental hours are available from Sunday-Thursday: 11am-10pm and Friday & Saturday: 11am-midnight.

Our multi-purpose venue is conveniently located on the east side of Indianapolis in Irvington, we are wheelchair accessible and we provide plenty of free parking.

Book a Free 30-Minute Tour of the Venue

Tours are available Monday from 11am-2pm and Tuesday & Wednesday from 11am-4pm. Contact us to book your tour!

Venue Rental Rates

COVID-19 Policies

We are still accepting venue rental bookings for private events only, no public events, during the COVID-19 pandemic. Please note our temporary policies:

  • Per Marion Co. Mandate, masks are required to enter the studio. If you do not have a mask, we have them available for $1.00 each. 
  • Per current Marion county guidelines, 25 guests are allowed to be present during a private rental (including staff, renters, etc)

Small Event Rental

$70 per hour
2-hour minimum

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room and 400 sq ft room
  • PA system: Mixer, speakers, microphones, stands & cables
  • Sound engineer is not included.
  • Up to 70 chairs and 4-2×5 tables
  • 30 total minutes of complimentary set up time is provided prior to event. Any additional time needed to decorate, set up, etc will be available at the hourly rate of $70. Please note this time is not allotted as an extension for event time.
  • 1 week notice required to book

Small Event Rental Package

$95 per hour (includes cash bar & audio engineer)
2-hour minimum

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room and 400 sq ft room with cash bar
  • Sound engineer
  • PA system: Mixer, speakers, microphones, stands & cables. Backline available by request: Drums & cymbals, guitar amp, keyboard. (Client sets up backline)
  • Up to 70 chairs and 4-2×5 tables
  • 30 total minutes of complimentary set up time is provided prior to event. Any additional time needed to decorate, set up, etc will be available at the hourly rate of $70. Please note this time is not allotted as an extension for event time.
  • 2 weeks notice required to book

Large Event Rental

$95 per hour
2-hour minimum

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room, 400 sq ft social room, and 400 sq ft room
  • PA system: Mixer, speakers, microphones, stands & cables
  • Sound engineer is not included
  • Up to 70 chairs and 4-2×5 tables
  • 30 total minutes of complimentary set up time is provided prior to event. Any additional time needed to decorate, set up, etc will be available at the hourly rate of $70. Please note this time is not allotted as an extension for event time.
  • 1 week notice required to book

Large Event Rental Package

$120 per hour (includes cash bar & audio engineer)
2-hour rental

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room, 400 sq ft room social room with cash bar and 400 sq ft room
  • Sound engineer
  • PA system: Mixer, speakers, microphones, stands & cables. Backline available by request: Drums & cymbals, guitar amp, keyboard. (Client sets up backline)
  • Up to 70 chairs and 4-2×5 tables
  • 30 total minutes of complimentary set up time is provided prior to event. Any additional time needed to decorate, set up, etc will be available at the hourly rate of $70. Please note this time is not allotted as an extension for event time.
  • 2 weeks notice required to book

To view our cancellation policy, late policy and other terms and conditions of a venue rental, please click on the link below:

Our Venue Can Host:

  • Live Music Performances
  • Live Recordings
  • Burlesque, Dance, Drag, & Theater
  • Comedy & Variety Shows
  • Fashions Shows
  • Open Mic & Poetry Slams
  • Movie Night
  • Film Festivals & Screenings
  • Film/Music/Book Releases
  • Gallery Exhibits
  • Birthday
  • Networking Events
  • Charity Events
  • Mini Festivals
  • Workshops, Classes, Seminars & Presentations
  • Anniversary
  • Bar and Bat Mitzvah
  • Graduation/Open House
  • Bridal/Baby Showers
  • Holiday
  • Memorial Services
  • Weddings
  • Rehearsal Dinners