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MHOF Birthday Bash

Up to 20 People (any age) $250.00
Up to 30 people (any age) $350.00
Up to 40 people (any age) $450.00

Includes:

  • Reserved seating on main level for children for 2 hours.
  • A party professional to help guide your event.
  • One topping pizzas and soda.
  • Unlimited play - stay until closing! Reserved seating is only for 2 hours.
  • Child’s photo with birthday greeting on our jumbotron.
  • One (1) coupon per guest for a free visit to the MHOF at a later date.
  • MHOF swag for the birthday child.
  • Cake Cutter (not to take home), pizza plates, napkins, and cups for soda.

Birthday Party FAQs

  • Parties are scheduled in 2-hour increments.
  • Food is available through our concession stand at an additional cost.
  • Adult beverages are available through our concession stand.
  • Any additional attendees will be subject to the admission cost of $10 per person.
  • Children must be accompanied throughout the museum by an adult at all times.
  • Birthday decorations such as tablecloths, tabletop decorations, and non helium balloons are allowed.
  • Helium balloons are strictly prohibited.
  • No outside food with the exception of a birthday cake or cupcakes for the celebration.
  • We have party add-ons available like crafts and glitter tattoos! Inquire with your party professional.

Furitorium Rentals

Rent the Furitorium for your next event! This 3rd floor event space overlooks Whiting, Indiana’s beautiful Lake Michigan shoreline and is equipped with a full bar, tables with tablecloths, and an outdoor patio. Cater in from your preferred caterer, or we can recommend one for you.

The Furitorium is the perfect space to host corporate gatherings, showers, receptions, educational assemblies, birthday parties, and more!

Private rentals are available Tuesday-Friday, and corporate rentals Monday-Friday.

FURITORIUM RENTAL PRICING

Monday-Friday 9AM-5PM

$100 Per Hour - 4 Hour Minimum

46394 Resident | Member | Corporate:
$75 per hour
$50 Cleaning Fee
Mondays are available for corporate rentals only.
Museum Access | $60.00 per hour up to 80 guests. Guests 80-100 are $3.00 additional per person.
Maximum number of people: 100

Saturday 9AM-5PM

$125 Per Hour - 4 Hour Minimum

46394 Resident | Member | Corporate:
$100 per hour
$50 Cleaning Fee
Museum Access | $60.00 per hour up to 80 guests. Guests 80-100 are $3.00 additional per person.
Maximum number of people: 100

Tuesday-Thursday 5PM-10PM

$150 Per Hour - 4 Hour Minimum

46394 Resident | Member | Corporate:
$125 per hour
Security $45 per hour with bar
$50 Cleaning Fee without museum access
$100 Cleaning Fee with museum access
Museum Access | $200 per hour up to 80 guests. Guests 80-100 are $10 additional per person.
Maximum number of people: 100

Friday-Saturday 5PM-10PM

$175 Per Hour - 4 Hour Minimum

46394 Resident | Member | Corporate:
$150 per hour
Security: $45 per hour with bar
$50 Cleaning Fee without museum access
$100 Cleaning fee with museum access
Museum Access | $200 per hour up to 80 guests. Guests 80-100 are $10 additional per person.
Maximum number of people: 100

Included With Your Rental:

Maximum Number of People: 100
  •  Use of the entire 3rd floor, including the balcony area and the patio.
  •  Standard round table seating for 80. Black tablecloths included.
  • Four (4) 6 foot banquet tables for food and gifts. Black tablecloths included.
  •  One (1) hour prior to your event for set up.
  •  Thirty (30) minutes after your event for tear down.
  •  Cash bar and bartender available upon request. Minimum $100 purchase ($60 for Corporate). A credit card will be held at the bar prior to the start of the event.
  •  Corporate/Meeting Layouts are available upon request.
  •  Room layout modifications are available for additional fees.
  •  A cancellation fee of 50% will be applied up to 60 days prior to the event. There will be no refunds on cancellations less than 60 days to the reservation date.
  •  After hours events that include use of the museum exhibits – party set up on 3rd floor only.

Facility Rentals

Rent the entire museum!

This option is perfect for parties of more than 100 people, corporate events, weddings, dances and more!

Museum access with our Furitorium rental only allows you the use of the exhibits. A Facility rental enables you to have your party throughout the entire museum!

Have your food on the 3rd floor, dancing on the 1st floor, and cocktail tables throughout the 2nd floor exhibit space. Use our theater to show your own movies! We have options for additional bars, additional seating, and more!

Available Monday between 10AM & 5PM, Tuesday-Thursday between 4PM and 10PM or Friday -Saturday from 6PM to 10PM.

Monday-Thursday

$2,500.00 for four (4) hours

Nonprofit Rate | $2000
$100 Cleaning Fee
Security $45 per hour with bar.
Includes full museum access for up to 250 people.
Available Monday between 10AM & 5PM, or Tuesday-Thursday between 4PM & 10 PM.

Friday-Saturday

$3,000 for four (4) hours

Nonprofit Rate | $2500
$100 Cleaning Fee
Security $45 per hour with bar.
Includes full museum access for up to 250 people.
Available Friday and Saturday between 6PM & 10PM

 

Included With Your Rental:

Maximum Number of People: 250
  •  Use of all of the public spaces of the museum, including the Furitorium, exhibits, sport court, theater, patio, and atrium. Please note: Wacky Snacks is closed during rentals. 
  •  Standard round table seating for 80 in the Furitorium, atrium, or split. Black tablecloths included.
  • Additional seating in the atrium for 20 guests.
  • Four (4) 6 foot banquet tables for food and gifts. Black tablecloths included.
  • Ten (10) cocktail tables to be used throughout the museum. Black tablecloths included.
  •  One (1) hour prior to your event for set up.
  •  Thirty (30) minutes after your event for tear down.
  •  Cash bar and bartender available upon request. Minimum $100 purchase ($60 for Corporate). A credit card will be held at the bar prior to the start of the event.
  •  A cancellation fee of 50% will be applied up to 60 days prior to the event. There will be no refunds on cancellations less than 60 days to the reservation date.

Additional Items

Additional high or low top tables | $8 per table
Additional round dinner or banquet tables | $6 per table
Additional chairs | $2.50 per chair
Cafeteria tables | $12 per table
Additional bar with bartender | $200
Av Usage | $25 per set up
Children's Craft (minimum 10) | $5 per person
Glitter Tattoos (minimum 10) | $3 per person
Drink Packages  | $40 - $400 based on number of guests
Breakfast Packages | $90-$900 based on number of guests
Snack Packages | $75 -$750 based on number of guests
Security | $45 per hour payable to the officer
Reggy appearance fee | $25 for 30 minutes (Reggy is not always available, please request availability through your coordinator.)
Decorations are allowed. However, helium balloons, piñatas,  and spark machines are strictly prohibited. Decorations cannot be fixed to walls, windows, the ceiling, or exhibits. We do allow free standing balloon arches, backdrops, and table decorations.

Book Your Party

To book your party at the MHOF, call 219.354.8814 or email the Mascot Hall of Fame team at info@mascothalloffame.com