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, 11am-2:30pm, and Tuesday & Wednesday from 11am-4:30pm.

Live Stream Concert Packages

In order to practice social distancing, we are offering live stream concert options for solo artists and groups. These live streams are not open to the public and we ask that 10 or less people be present (this includes musicians, one of our staff members, and any other persons involved).

Live Stream Package 1

  • 1000 sq ft performance hall. 
  • DIY: You set up your own stream and manage ticket sales/donations.
  • You provide your own sound engineer and backline. We will provide a 1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/ stands & cables.
  • You keep all of your ticket/donation proceeds.
  • Audience NOT permitted. 10 or less people, including musicians and those involved in concert are permitted inside the building.
  • If you would like to record your session, add on an additional $60 per hour.

1-hour: $70 ┃2-hours: $140 ┃3-hours: $210

Live Stream Package 2

  • 1000 sq ft performance hall with equipment and sound engineer.
  • Equipment includes: Drums, cymbals, keyboard, 1 guitar amp, 1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/ stands  & cables.
  • Staff will manage your stream and pay-per-view ticket sales/donations.
  • You keep all of your ticket/donation proceeds.
  • Audience NOT permitted. 10 or less people, including musicians and those involved in concert are permitted inside the building.
  • If you would like to record your session, add on an additional $60 per hour.

1-hour: $95 ┃2-hours: $190 ┃3-hours: $285

Venue Rental Rates

Small Event Rental

$70 per hour
2-hour minimum

Due to COVID-19, the capacity for an event rental is limited to 50 people and this will be strictly monitored and enforced.

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room and 360 sq ft room
  • Equipment included: PA system: (1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/stands & cables).
  • Sound engineer and backline equipment is not included in this rate. Please choose a package option to the right for an engineer and backline equipment.
  • 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.

Small Event Rental Package

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

Due to COVID-19, the capacity for an event rental is limited to 50 people and this will be strictly monitored and enforced.

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room and 360 sq ft room with cash bar
  • Sound engineer
  • Equipment included: PA system: (1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/ stands & cables). Backline at request (drums, cymbals, guitar amp, keyboard). Projector & screen at request.
  • 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.

Large Event Rental

$95 per hour
2-hour minimum

Due to COVID-19, the capacity for an event rental is limited to 50 people and this will be strictly monitored and enforced.

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room, 360 sq ft room, and 400 sq ft room
  • Equipment included: PA system: (1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/ stands & cables).
  • Sound engineer and backline equipment is not included in this rate. Please choose a package option to the right for an engineer and backline equipment.
  • 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

Due to COVID-19, the capacity for an event rental is limited to 50 people and this will be strictly monitored and enforced.

Includes:

  • 1000+ sq ft open room, 360 sq ft room with cash bar and 400 sq ft room
  • Sound engineer
  • Equipment included: PA system: (1 mixer, 2 speakers, 1-4 microphones w/stands & cables). Backline at request (drums, cymbals, guitar amp, keyboard). Projector & screen at request. Renter must set up backline and projector/screen.
  • 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

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