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Welcome to Tinker House Events, an extraordinary event venue situated in the vibrant heart of downtown Indianapolis. Located at the intersection of 16th Street and The Monon Trail, our multi-tenant property thrives in a dynamic and emerging neighborhood. We are proud to call renowned businesses like Small Victories Hospitality and BlackInk IT our neighbors, contributing to the allure and excitement of the area.

Nestled on the second floor of a historic warehouse, Tinker House Events offers a captivating space for your special occasions. Spanning an impressive 4,000 square feet, our main room features large windows that flood the space with natural light, exposed brick walls that exude character, and rustic timber pillars that infuse an industrial charm. As you explore the venue, you’ll discover unique artistic elements, such as a bench meticulously crafted from a repurposed tumbler drum, showcasing our commitment to creativity and sustainability.

We extend a warm welcome to individuals of all backgrounds, fostering a harmonious and productive environment as we work together towards a shared objective – crafting your flawless event. Whatever your next event is, we are excited for the opportunity to host you!

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Versatility is at the core of our company, allowing us to cater to a wide range of events, from elegant weddings to corporate functions and everything in between. Our magnificent custom bar, positioned on the north side of the room, serves as a central gathering place for conversations, creating a captivating focal point. The expansive windows provide sweeping views of the surrounding cityscape, creating an inviting and dynamic atmosphere.

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Tinker House Events Bar and Beverage Program Sebastian Richey
Tinker House Events Sheena Birt - Color Story Studio ILEA Indiana

Local artists like Sheena Birt from Color Story Studio brought their creative flair to our venue, crafting stunning light pieces that grace our space, including chic designs in the green room and unique rope lighting above the bar. Loran Bohall of Bohall Design and Fabrication has left his mark with intricate woodwork, featuring detailed window trims and gorgeous sliding barn doors made from rare ash trees. His craftsmanship can be seen in the live-edge shelving behind the bartop and the striking fire door at our entrance, adding an artistic touch to every corner of our venue.

Tinker House Barn Door Wedding Party Suite MARRIED // COURTNEY + NICK Barn Door Loren Bohall Ash tree
Tinker House Events Nakisha Bridal Shower Sheena Birt / Color Story Studio
Tinker House Events Barn Door Fire Door Jylian & Bertram Wedding

One of the standout features of the second floor is our ‘green room’; a serene retreat located just off the main event space. Adorned with lush green house plants, vintage furniture, a captivating custom light installation and a beautifully crafted sliding wood door crafted from a reclaimed ash tree, this oasis offers a tranquil space for everything from a space for the bridal party to prepare or a sanctuary for VIP guests seeking solace from the festivities. Step out onto the small veranda, illuminated by enchanting café lights, and relish in breathtaking views of the up-and-coming downtown Indianapolis skyline. This charming outdoor space invites guests to unwind while savoring delectable food and refreshing beverages.

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Tinker House Plants Greem Room Bridal Suite Valerie Maldanado
Tinker House Balcony Second Floor

Complementing the second floor’s appeal is Provider Café, a cozy coffee shop occupying the first floor of the building. As daylight fades, Provider Café transforms into an intimate and inviting space available for private event rentals. The interior exudes a warm and welcoming atmosphere, providing an ideal setting for mingling and socializing. On pleasant evenings, the spacious patio becomes a haven for networking, dancing, and live music, enhancing the versatility and allure of the venue. Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering or utilizing the space as an overflow or transition area for larger events, Provider Café offers a charming and adaptable backdrop.

From the initial stages of event planning to coordinating with trusted vendors and partners, the Tinker House Team guarantees a seamless and stress-free process. Whether you’re hosting an intimate gathering or a large-scale celebration, the team will work closely with you to understand your vision and preferences, ensuring that every aspect of your event reflects your style and objectives. When it comes to the basic setup of your event space, the Tinker House Team has you covered. They will arrange the included tables and chairs according to your desired floor plan, ensuring optimal flow and comfort for your guests. In addition, the venue provides in-house AV equipment, making it easy to set up seamless presentations and engaging speakers.

If there’s something you desire for your event that isn’t included in our standard venue offering, worry not! At Tinker House Events, we pride ourselves on our ability to cater to your unique needs and preferences. We have a team of trusted staff members and a network of reliable partners who can provide additional services to make your experience truly exceptional.

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