After you’ve said “I do”, it’s time to celebrate your engagement with family and friends! From trendy industrial spaces to the local zoo, here are a few of our favorite engagement party venues in Indianapolis for your special day.
INDUSTRY prides itself on being “one of the most versatile and beautiful venues in Indianapolis”. Its design includes brick walls, exposed beams and concrete floors for a space that’s easy to decorate exactly to your liking for your own engagement party. INDUSTRY also offers for 24 hour rentals so you can get the most out of your rental time. The venue has a seated capacity of 300 guests, along with a flexible vendor policy allowing for complete customization.
Next on our list of the top engagement party venues is Canal 337. Not only does this historic venue offer gorgeous views of the Indianapolis skyline, it also features two unique floors so you can create your own custom floor plan that’s perfect for your engagement party. Canal 337 offers catering through its owner Thomas Caterers who specialize in scratch gourmet and custom catering so you can ensure you’re getting the most delicious menu. There is also nearby lodging in downtown Indianapolis if any of your guests will be traveling for your engagement party.
Located in Downtown Indianapolis’ historic Tinker House building, this 4000 square foot event space features “uninterrupted skyline views”, exposed brick walls and industrial windows to remain true to its history. Tinker House Events can accommodate up to 200 seated guests – or 250 for standing room. The venue also works with local businesses to establish excellent vendor partnerships for everything from fresh florals to photography and entertainment.
Looking for a truly unique engagement party venue? The Indianapolis Zoo has a variety of fun locations within its property to host an unforgettable party. Some of their rental locations include the Bicentennial Pavilion, Dolphin Gallery, Hulman Riverhouse and Oceans exhibit. You’ll also have your choice of ‘event enhancers’ such as interacting with their rays and entrance to their underwater dolphin dome! As an added bonus, the zoo also utilizes several green practices to support their animal conservation mission.
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