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Top Arcade spaces

SuperHost
Inviting 7 bedroom Valencia home, pool/large patio
  • $75/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (16)
  • 16
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Santa Clarita, CA
SuperHost
Contemporary Modern Mansion Central WEHO
  • $129/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (9)
  • 9
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Los Angeles, CA
SuperHost
Valley View English
  • $290/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Los Angeles, CA
SuperHost
Mansion in Los Angeles
  • $915/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (4)
  • 4
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Los Angeles, CA
SuperHost
Newport Beach Grand Mansion Estate Pool Ocean View
  • $250/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Newport Beach, CA
SuperHost
Harris Orange Ranch
  • $360/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Monrovia, CA
SuperHost
Modern Bright Resort Style Home with high ceilings
  • $100/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (7)
  • 7
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Las Vegas, NV
SuperHost
Tranquil Tropical Vila
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
SuperHost
Spacious Vegas home, open floor plan entertainment
  • $75/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (3)
  • 3
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Las Vegas, NV
SuperHost
"Anywhere" recently modeled house w pool/jacuzzi
  • $89/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (2)
  • 2
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Stevenson Ranch, CA
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What people say about Arcade on Giggster

Ashley G.
$ 200
2 hours
5 people
5 months ago
This place was amazing and so were the host. They allowed us to come in early. And I thought I had posted this review but somehow i didn’t. Very friendly yet welcoming individuals. I would give it 100 stars if I could. My video ended up being amazing and it came from the love the owners showed. Please book with these guys they’re a perfect fit for anything or any needs you may have thanks again.
Sucen A.
$ 354
6 hours
5 people
2 years ago
Our Horror flick" The Devil's footprints it's a wrap Chapter 1" was shoot in the house a very smooth and fantastic location.Sharon and Dave were awesome!
Kristen K.
$ 3600
10 hours
20 people
2 months ago
Abby super responsive and very easy to work with. Made the process. Super smooth. Virginia our site rep was awesome. The location is cool. Super retro and a lovely homeowner.
Princess M.
$ 150
2 hours
5 people
2 months ago
Such a beautiful home! We had a wonderful experience and we are looking forward to booking again! The property manager was very knowledgeable and helpful! Great host!

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much does an average Arcade space cost to rent?
Arcade space rates typically average $221 per hour.
What is the attendee limitation of average Arcade spaces?
Attendee limits often vary with the size and features of a Arcade space, but average 95 people per booking.
What is the average hourly minimum of Arcade spaces?
The average minimum booking time for Arcade spaces is 5 hours.
What is the average square feet of a Arcade space?
There's a great range of Arcade spaces available, with an average size of 5116 square feet.
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About Arcade Space

Stepping into an arcade space, event hosts and planners will find themselves surrounded by a vibrant fusion of nostalgia and cutting-edge entertainment. Each venue buzzes with an array of colorful and dynamic arcade games, from the timeless pinball machines to the latest high-definition video games that challenge both mind and reflexes. The ambiance is tailor-made for excitement, with flashing lights and energetic sounds creating an electric atmosphere that can spark life into various events, be it corporate gatherings, birthday parties, or team-building sessions.

The eclectic array of games ensures there’s something for every guest, providing a release from the ordinary world and into one where play and interaction reign supreme. With facilities designed to accommodate groups, these venues offer an unconventional yet utterly engaging backdrop for celebrations and meetings alike. The added opportunity for customized branding, private spaces, and catering services ensures that each event can be personalized to the last detail, perfectly aligning with the vision of the host for an unforgettable experience.

The Best Events for Arcade Spaces

  • Retro Gaming Nights
    Retro gaming nights use classic arcade games to revive dreams from the 1980s and 1990s. Imagine a room filled with the blips and beeps of vintage equipment, where guests are welcome to wear their preferred gaming attire. "Game Over" is a call to grab some pizza and talk to other players. Retro gaming nights are a great way to meet others with similar interests. Street Fighter fights, Pac-Man high-score tournaments, and best-dressed contests are all enjoyable, engaging, and social events.
  • Cosplay Competitions
    Cosplay competitions bring arcade characters to life. Contestants can display their talent as their favorite pixelated heroes or villains. Cosplay makes arcades more than gaming dens; it lets people express and admire common passions. Photo booths, themed food and drinks, and costume design panel discussions can enhance the cosplay community vibe.
  • Karaoke Party
    Who says arcades are only for games? Karaoke parties can turn them into rockstar paradises. There can be game-themed song lists, duet battles, and 'sing and win' contests using arcade tokens; hand-eye coordination is replaced with chord harmony. The event is full of laughs, applause, and high scores, a joyful reminder that joy can come from various places under one neon-lit roof.
  • Speedrun Challenges
    Speedrun challenges are the ultimate test of skill for furious competitors. Platformers and puzzle games that require precision and quickness can be played against the clock. Severe and casual players can enjoy the excitement of the chase, pressing buttons faster than they thought possible as the crowd cheers. Speedrun competitions make individuals play a spectator sport with live leaderboards and commentary, fostering excitement and togetherness.

What to Look for in Arcade Spaces

  • Adequate Space Size
    Square footage matters in an arcade. You'll need adequate space for arcade games and leisure spaces without feeling crowded. A pleasant event experience requires mobility and engagement, which are encouraged by a large environment. Consider attendance, game space, dining space, and potential queues.
  • Functional Layout
    The venue layout can improve event usability and flow. Place games, awards counters, and rest spaces strategically to give customers a smooth experience. Organize the area so visitors may move intuitively without bottlenecks, using every corner. Comfortable walkways and adequate signs can improve the experience.
  • Distinctive Style and Atmosphere
    Looks can set the atmosphere of your arcade. A venue that matches your event's concept produces an immersive experience. From classic to futuristic, décor and lighting can make a dull area exciting. Make sure the place looks good and can be customized.
  • Comprehensive Services and Reputation
    Beyond the space, venue services matter most. Find arcades with a choice of games, food & drinks, event planning, and technological support. Check the arcade's reputation—reviews from past events might reveal the service and experience.

How to Make Arcade Events Better

  • Engage with Dynamic Lighting: Dynamic lighting is not just about visibility; it sets the entire mood for your event. Opt for programmable LED lights that can change colors and patterns in sync with different games or music. This interactive element keeps the atmosphere lively and makes gameplay even more immersive. Strategic light placement can highlight different sections and attract participants to various attractions.
  • Incorporate Themed Music and Sound Effects: The power of nostalgic game sounds or pixel-perfect beats cannot be underestimated. Curate a playlist that enhances the themes of your arcade machines, giving attendees an auditory throwback to their favorite gaming memories. Balance the sound levels to ensure guests can still converse comfortably. Including occasional announcements for high scores and interludes of gaming sound effects can increase the excitement.
  • Offer Unique Refreshments: An event without bespoke refreshments is a missed opportunity. Consider offering tailored drinks and snacks that reflect the arcade theme—e.g., Pac-Man-shaped cookies or “Health Bar” energy shakes. This little touch goes a long way in creating an unforgettable ambiance and helps fuel players as they dance from machine to machine.
  • Provide Comfortable Seating Areas: Amidst the digital sparkle, don’t forget the comfort of your guests. Ensure ample comfortable seating allows players to relax and socialize between games. Couches and bean bags can create cozy nooks that complement the overall aesthetic while giving attendees a space to unwind and chat about their high scores and gaming strategies.
  • Encourage Friendly Competitions: Games are inherently about challenge and achievement. Organize mini-tournaments or leaderboard challenges to spark friendly competition and keep guests engaged throughout the event. Winners could receive themed prizes or bragging rights, which contributes to the overall energy and gives everyone a chance to get in on the fun.