800 Congress Events - Austin

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Rental Rates

Venue rental rates include use of the event space for a 10 hour block of your choosing — additional rental hours available.

50% deposit and signed contract will reserve the date.  Remaining event balance is due 14 days prior to the event date.

*Please inquire for availability and pricing*

Venue Requirements

An event planner or event production company are required when booking an event at 800 Congress.

Catering must be full service providing staffing & cleanup.

800 Congress handles all aspects of bar service within the venue and 800 Congress TABC certified bar staff required to serve.

Catering

Caterers must provide full service catering and remain onsite through the duration of the event.  We do not require the caterers be selected from a preferred list, we just ask that they are pre-approved for this event space.

Bar Service

800 Congress handles all aspects of bar service within the venue and 800 Congress TABC certified bar staff required to serve.

Bar service packages available through 800 Congress have minimum spends based on the group size and duration of the event.

If providing your own alcohol you are subject to corkage fees based on length of event, group size, and the alcohol being served.  You must email alcohol orders to 800 Congress 14 days prior to the event date and you are responsible for coordinating beverage delivery and pickup of leftover during rental hours.

Included with venue rental

Onsite venue manager

Catering kitchen with walk-in refrigerator

4 custom moveable bars

House sound system with 1 wireless handheld microphone

Projector & 200” projection screen

Outside facing garage door video wall

Wifi internet access

5 onsite parking spots

Tables*: 25-60” rounds, 10-8’ banquet, 10-6’ banquet, 10-tall cocktail

*tables included, chairs & linens must be provided

Specs

Size & Capacity*

5800 total square footage

4500 sq. ft. interior

1300 sq. ft. outdoor patio

17’ ceilings

8 ½’ width & 9’ height load-in entrance gate

Seating up to 250*

Standing up to 600*

*capacity to vary depending on event layout