Event & Building Rentals

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Thanks for your interest in hosting an event at the Guthrie. Due to the uncertainty around COVID-19, we are not accepting rental requests at this time. We will update this page when rentals resume and look forward to sharing our spaces with you in the future.

Stage a memorable event

Conveniently located in the historic riverfront district of downtown Minneapolis, the Guthrie offers a vibrant mix of three stages and dramatic event spaces with stunning views of the Mississippi River and Minneapolis skyline. All private events are produced by Culinaire, our award-winning in-house catering partner. 

Types of events

Explore our capabilities below and take a virtual tour of our rental spaces.  

The Guthrie Theater staff offered professional service and care to us and our storytellers. Holding our event at the Guthrie added a considerable amount of excitement — everyone involved is still raving about the experience!

The Moth

We’ve received so many compliments from attendees about how wonderful the venue was and the delicious food. Everyone had a great time. Success!

Amanda, Weidner Apartment Homes

Thank you for an amazing night! Everyone had a great time at the Guthrie. The team was very hospitable to all the Rally employees.

Rally Health

With three distinctive stages for speaking programs and a variety of meeting spaces for breakout sessions, the Guthrie is well-suited for conferences with up to 2,000 attendees. Photo by Culinaire.

The Endless Bridge features up-close views of the Mississippi River and historic Stone Arch Bridge. Photo by Ivy & Ellis Photography.

Guests enjoy unique views of downtown Minneapolis from the Amber Box on Level Nine. Photo by Grady Photography. 

The Dowling Studio is ideal for more intimate dinners, receptions and presentations. Photo by Culinaire.

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Virtual Adult Classes

A fresh winter lineup for all interests and skill levels

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Virtual Youth Classes 

Online and all-out awesome programming for grades 6–12

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