We are committed to providing an open, inclusive and welcoming space for our community and the Greater Chicago area to gather and celebrate.



3 picnic tables

12 chairs

6 side tables

2 6-seat sectionals with coffee tables


Open cooler, good for chilling wine

Closed igloo cooler

SONOS speaker system

Propane Grill
Rain option to bring party into the gallery space

Please note, the Deck is not ADA compliant.



We love seeing how you spruce up the joint. Please note the following about event decor.

All decorations must be approved in advance. Reach out in advance to chat with us so we can give you the green light.

No open flames

For safety reasons, nothing can be hung from pergolas.

If you plan to move furniture, we need to approve it and we’ll take care of it per the space rental agreement fees.


Vendors, Catering & Staffing

You can bring your own food and drink. You can use our kitchen with refrigerator, sink and microwave.

You can BYOB alcohol, but we do require a licensed bartender and special event insurance with host liquor liability is required if you serve.

We have no required vendors but can make recommendations. Catering is available via our super special Ampersand packages.

Renters must provide additional insurance and valid permits for all vendors.

An Ampersand staffer is on site during your event to assist If you need additional help, talk to us and we may be able to recommend people.

Drop in, have a steady desk, a private office, or use our conference room–choose what’s right for you!