DES MOINES SOCIAL CLUB COURTYARD  |  PHOTO BY THE WEDDING FORMAT

DES MOINES SOCIAL CLUB COURTYARD  |  PHOTO BY THE WEDDING FORMAT


Des Moines Social Club

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SPACES/COSTS
DETAILS
CONTACT

 

"THE DES MOINES SOCIAL CLUB is an innovative arts and entertainment venue located in a renovated, historic art deco Firehouse in downtown Des Moines. This non-profit space provides a home for local artists, offers unique programming spanning all arts disciplines and brings people of every age and background together under one roof — all for the purpose to use the arts as a catalyst to create unprecedented community engagement. Events at the Social Club range from weddings and birthday parties to art exhibits and cocktail parties, and all events have the ability to use a distinct space in the building for a unique atmosphere an memorable day." – Des Moines Social Club

 

Location
Downtown Des Moines, IA

Capacity
200 seated dinner
300+ cocktail style

Cost
$1,000 – $1,500 + staffing and amenities
Pricing details here

Venue Type
Historical Building

Style
Industrial, Open, Urban

Ideal for
Weddings, large gatherings, cocktail parties, business events, conferences

 
 

SPACES & COSTS

The DMSC offers multiple spaces indoor and out to accommodate your event needs.

Click here for detailed pricing, capacity and usage information for each space at the Des Moines Social Club.

 
 

 

DETAILS

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Alcohol
All alcohol must be purchased through Malo or DMSC, depending on which event space is rented. A satellite bar in an event space costs $150.

Amenities
The Des Moines Social Club provides the following with the cost of rental: 

  • House lights
  • Listing on DMSC Events Calendar
  • MP3 connection
  • Tables & chairs (first come, first served basis)
  • Wifi

For an added cost, DMSC can also offer tech services, a satellite bar, cleaning services, 

Availability
The Social Club is available for rental year-round.

Booking
To book the DMSC for your event, a deposit of 50% of the balance must be paid. 

Catering
The Des Moines Social Club allows outside catering, but their preferred caterer is Malo. 

Ceremonies
There are indoor and outdoor spaces suitable for ceremonies at the Social Club.

Costs & Fees
The DMSC offers spaces for rental individually. Costs range from $1,000 to $1,500 depending on the space selected. An additional staffing fee may apply.

 

Decor
Glitter, confetti, open flames and damaging adhesives are not permitted.  

Discounts
A discount of 20% on all spaces is available for non-profit organizations. Renters can also combine the rental of two spaces for 20% off each space.

Duration of Rental
Rental time varies depending on whether the space was rented hourly or for the day.

Insurance
The venue has not provided Avenu with this information. Please contact DMSC for information.

Miscellaneous Rules & Information
DMSC requires that all amplified sound in outdoor spaces end at 10pm.

Outdoor Events
DMSC has the capability to host a variety of outdoor events.

Security
Renters may be required to hire event security for events with over 100 people where alcohol is served.

Setup & Cleanup
DMSC will take care of setup and teardown of tables and chairs for an additional fee. If clients do not want to handle cleaning, the service can be arranged for an additional fee.

 
 

CONTACT

To learn more about reserving the Des Moines Social Club for your event, contact:

Zoey Miller
515.369.3672
rentals@desmoinessocialclub.org

 

Address
900 Mulberry St.
Des Moines, IA 50309
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Hours
Hours at the Des Moines Social Club vary on event schedules.

Contact the DMSC for more information at 515.369.3672 or rentals@desmoinessocialclub.org

 

Website
www.desmoinessocialclub.org

Social Media
Facebook
Instagram
Twitter

Tours
Contact Zoey Miller at 515.369.3672 to schedule a tour of the Des Moines Social Club.

 
 

Location
Des Moines Social Club is located on Mulberry in Downtown Des Moines.

 
 

Des Moines Social Club