Private Events

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We've designed Switchyard to be one of the best venues for private events in Bloomington! 

Located inside of our architecturally stunning downtown brewery, each of our event spaces has a unique and distinctive feel. Each space provides options for occasions that range from small and intimate to large and social, and all can be equipped with audio-visual systems ideal for presentations, sporting event viewing, or other occasions.

From daytime meetings, to intimate rehearsal dinners, fundraisers or a milestone event, All events include brewery tours and exclusive tastings, giving your guests a day to remember!

We are now accepting INQUIRIES AND RESERVATIONS FOR EVENTS BEGINNING IN MAY, 2018
 

 

 

INCLUDED AMENITIES

  • Brewery tours and guided tastings
  • High-level customer service & your own dedicated Switchyard event liaison
  • Customizable seating and table layouts (meals, classroom-style, meeting, etc.)
  • Tables, chairs, and linens
  • Compostable plates, napkins and flatware 
  • Presentation, A/V equipment and set up
  • The fastest brewery internet in town - complimentary Gigabit WiFi
  • Flexible catering options and vendors

FOOD FOR YOUR GUESTS

  • We have snacks available for purchase in the tap room along with soda for designated drivers & non-alcoholic drinkers.
  • We have a food truck every day of the week that you are welcome to use.
  • You are welcome to bring your own food, however no outside alcohol is permitted.
  • You are also welcome to cater in food, however if you do we ask that the serving ware is recyclable or compostable to contribute to our zero landfill mission.

Private Event Spaces

Brewhouse Boardroom

412 SQFT

Any group can reserve the boardroom between 8AM - 4 PM completely free by clicking the "Inquire Now" button below.

Need to collaborate with your group or hold a private meeting with your team? Our Brewhouse Boardroom features a large LCD TV and white boards painted on the walls! We open at 8am to welcome other entrepreneurs, designers, coders, creatives and community groups to use our space featuring blazing fast gigibit WiFi. 

The best part? During the work day, you can reserve this space for two hours absolutely free of charge. ($25 per hour after two hours between 8-4). 

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This room is available for a nominal charge after 4:00 PM and on the weekends. Your reservation can be booked right here through our website. 

Ideal for group projects, fantasy football draft parties, bridal showers, retirement or birthday celebrations, or team gatherings. When combined with one of our other event spaces, this versatile space can accommodate receptions for up to 100 guests.

Event styles & capacity

Seated: Up to 25 guests
Mixed Standing / Seated Receptions: 40 - 100 guests (when combined with partial tasting room space)

Availability

Monday-Friday 8 am - 4 pm: One hour reservations are simply free

Events after 4PM & Weekends: 2 Hour minimum flexible availability, deposit required.

Brewhouse & Cellar

1400 SQFT

This unique event space immerses your guests in our fully functioning brewery. Our brewhouse & cellar is a one-of-a-kind event space that's perfect for larger events and receptions. Elevate your event with a flexible seating plan amongst our stainless steel brewhouse & fermentation cellar,

Ideal for receptions, philanthropic silent auctions, award ceremonies, staff appreciation and more!

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Event styles & capacity

Seated: Up to 50 guests
Mixed Standing / Seated Receptions: Up to 75 guests

Availability

Evening events only, 

Monday - Friday beginning at 6:00 PM

Saturday & Sunday beginning at 4:00 PM

3 Hour minimum, flexible availability, deposit required.

Tap Room

775 SQFT - 1500 SQFT

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Our tap room can be divided to be combined with our brewhouse board room, or can be booked as a total brewery reservation for a large private event. The 1920's International Harvester style building features exposed brick walls, concrete floor, high ceiling, and vintage furniture that gives the space a cozy, industrial feel. 

Event styles & capacity


Mixed Standing / Seated Receptions: Up to 150 guests

Availability

When combined with Brewhouse Boardroom:

Events after 6PM & Weekends: 4 Hour minimum flexible availability, deposit required.

Total Brewery Reservation:

Sunday - Thursday only, beginning November 2018