Stunning. Unique. Vintage.

Preferred Antiques & Event Rental Space we know that its’ really the people that make the party. The Sinclair Depot is just lucky enough to provide the back drop for your event.

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Location, Location, Location…

The Sinclair Depot, located in the heart of N.E. Minneapolis, MN is a romantic and unique vintage warehouse venue that gives the customer a fun experience the moment they step into the building. The Sinclair Depot has approximately 5,000 square feet of open space to create the special occasion that you have always wanted to hold, while accommodating 150 – 300 guests.

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Its’ All About the Looks

This venue is designed to highlight the 1900s historic architectural features that NE Minneapolis is known for. The Sinclair Depot showcases an elegant feel, warm colors and various textures of wood and brick. The venue has stunning heavy timber arches, with ballroom style lighting, high ceilings, cement flooring and a wide retracting warehouse style entrance door, original to the Sinclair Depot completing the industrial feel. This entrance allows guests to have unobstructed views of the outside venue space while adding natural light and fresh air.

General questions:

What is the capacity of your venue?
150-300 guests based on your occasion and needs

What is the rental cost?
Pricing varies depending on the day of the week. Friday starts at 3500 Saturdays @ $3700 and Sundays $3300. Rental is for 24-hours. Hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 a.m. the following day.

Am I required to use your food, beverages, and serving attendants?

No, we do not provide any services onsite. All services will need to be provided from outside vendors. All vendors must comply with state, local and federal requirements. Make sure to check with your preferred vendors prior to choosing one.

What is your closing time?

1 AM for alcohol

1:30 AM for all guests

Cleaning crew can stay later.

Is there adequate parking available?
Yes, there is free parking onsite for up to 70 parking spots. The street can be utilized as well. With dedicated access and out of sight parking for vendors. Parking arrangements after your occasion are available upon request and approval from the Sinclair Depot.

How about the bathrooms?
We have two beautiful bathrooms. Should you feel that your guest count requires more access to bathrooms, one can rent a portable bathroom to suit your needs.

Do you have an audio system?
No, you are free to design the audio setup to suit your needs.

Do you have overnight accommodations?
No, but there are local hotels within 10 miles of the venue who provide shuttle service upon request. Please see the Venue Vendor page on the website for local vendors that want to partner with you.

Do you have space for doing a ceremony?
Yes, the indoor space can be utilized for the customers ceremony. Alternatively, an outdoor ceremony could be accommodated.

What items do you have available for rental?
We have a variety of items to rent from Preferred Antiques located next to the venue. All items will require a signed agreement, a deposit and a price per item daily rental. All items can be set-up and take-down upon your request for an additional charge.

Is there anything else you would like me to know?
When you book at the Sinclair Deport for your occasion, you are required to pay in-full and sign an agreement. The security deposit is due 15 days prior to your event. There is no refund of any kind upon paying and signing lease. Additional charges may be required based on the type of event you are having and how long you will need the event space if it falls outside of the 24-hour parameters.

Thank you for making your special event a part of our lives!

Please contact the Sinclair Depot with any questions or concerns!
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