Filament is an urban wedding reception and special event venue located in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. This event space is a perfect location for a modern couple in search of a unique setting, featuring exposed Cream City brick and beams with botanical touches. Filament is a new and inspired space from the creators of The Ivy House and is located within walking distance to the Historic Third Ward in Milwaukee and the bustling bars and restaurants of South Second Street.
Filament is an ideal event space for a couple interested in American history due to its proximity to the Historic Third Ward. This district was established in the 1980s by the National Register of Historic Places with 70 buildings spanning approximately 10 square blocks in this district. In the 1990s, a $3.4 million streetscapes project was accomplished, furthering the economic boom in the area. Construction also began with the creation of a riverwalk as well as the beginning of streetscaping. During the 2000s, Milwaukee Public Market opened within the district with construction and renovation moving south of the river, creating a new neighborhood in the area.
This Milwaukee-based event space is ideal for wedding ceremonies and receptions of 200 guests or less, providing couples with bar services, setup, cleanup, lighting, sound, and WiFi as well as the option to utilize outside vendors for their event. Filament is wheelchair-accessible and provides clients with the following event items:
- Audio equipment
- Dance floor
- Photo booth
Filament is very centrally located and convenient for guests as it is based within 15 minutes walking distance to Milwaukee Intermodal Station. This Milwaukee-based event space is 30 minutes via tram line to General Mitchell International Airport which is perfectly suited to international guests. It is also six minutes from Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design for those interested in soaking up the nearby art and culture of the area.
Frequently Asked Questions about Venue
Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
Chairs, Clean Up, Glassware, Lighting/Sound, Set Up, Tables
Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
Bartender(s), House Beer, House Wine
What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
Describe your venue
What kind of settings are available?
Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
What event services do you offer?
Bar Services, Clean Up, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi
What bar services do you provide?
Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Wine
What event items are available?
Altar/Arch, Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Furniture, Lighting, Photo booth, Tables
What food and beverage items are available?
What transportation and access is available?
What months are included in your peak season?
May, June, July, August, September, October
What months are included in your off-peak season?
January, February, March, April, November, December