The Cooperage is a historic wedding venue located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This hub for live music, private parties, and special events has housed a number of different celebrations. With a rustic yet elegant appearance, it’s no wonder that The Cooperage is one of the top venues to host events in Milwaukee.
Facilities and Capacity
This historic building can host a number of different events either indoors or outdoors with covered and uncovered options. The interior of the venue can comfortably seat up to 200 guests, while the outdoor locations can fit many more. The Cooperage features an industrial feel, with steel beams, exposed ductwork, iron hand railing, wood finishes, and statement brick interiors. The bar is placed in front of a wall of windows that allow tons of natural light to seep through. Adding elegance to the space, this venue also features an opulent chandelier.
As a self-proclaimed adult playground, this venue is the perfect spot for couples who want to make sure that their wedding is a fun celebration. At The Cooperage, you can expect to find pedal taverns, mouth-watering cocktails and music that will have you dancing all night long. Some of the event rental items that are available include audio equipment, a dance floor, lighting, and tables. And if you need even more reasons to love this space, this venue is pet friendly. Some of the event services that are offered include:
As previously mentioned, this venue offers both bar and catering services to their clients. Couples may choose from a variety of serving styles, including buffet, cocktail reception, family-style, and hors d'oeuvres options. You may also bring in cake from outside bakeries.
The Cooperage got its name from when it used to house Milwaukee’s cooper trade, which is the manufacturing of barrels and casks, decades ago. Because it was originally built for storage and construction, The Cooperage has a lot of open space, making it great for present day events.
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