Talk to an agent about your upcoming project
Request a callback

Top Wedding Reception venues in Indianapolis, IN

First Floor Event Space
  • $309/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
Awesome Community Room
  • $93/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (1)
  • 1
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
Perfect Getaway for Lunch in Indianapolis
  • $170/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
Front Mansion
  • $155/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
VIP Conference Room
  • $50/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN
VIP Training Center
  • $155/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within 1 hr
  • Indianapolis, IN

How to find Wedding Reception venues in Indianapolis, IN
Explore Wedding Reception venue in Indianapolis, IN and book your location in minutes.

1. Search

Browse a wide variety of locations or search for specific features

2. Book

Connect with hosts to ask questions and nail down the details

3. Complete

Elevate your next project or event with a unique venue

Frequently Asked Questions about Wedding Reception venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Indianapolis?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Indianapolis on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Indianapolis?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Indianapolis at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Wedding Reception venues are available in Indianapolis?
Right now, there are 44 Wedding Reception venues available in Indianapolis.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Indianapolis bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Indianapolis guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Indianapolis locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Indianapolis?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Indianapolis. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Indianapolis booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Indianapolis?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Indianapolis is $162 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Indianapolis?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Select service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Wedding Reception venues in Indianapolis, IN?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $93 to $309.
Which Wedding Reception venues are most popular in Indianapolis, IN in 2024?
The top 3 Wedding Reception venues in Indianapolis, IN right now are First Floor Event Space, Awesome Community Room and Perfect Getaway for Lunch in Indianapolis.
How do I book a Indianapolis location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Indianapolis reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

Have a question about Wedding Reception in Indianapolis, IN? Ask our City Guides

Check out similar collections
You might also be interested in other rental property listings similar to Wedding Reception venues

Find Wedding Reception venues in Indianapolis, IN

About Indianapolis

Indianapolis--often referred to as Indy by its natives--is famous worldwide for fast cars and hosting the largest single-day racing event, the Indy 500. But racing is only one aspect of what makes Indianapolis incredible. Voted as one of the Top Five Beer Cities in the U.S., Indianapolis has a thriving beer culture with over 30 local breweries and more popping up each year. Indianapolis is also home to the world’s largest children’s museum and two Major League Sporting Teams. It is even the birthplace of the song, “Take Me Out to the Ballgame!”

Because Indianapolis is such a thriving and bustling Midwestern city, it makes an ideal spot for a wedding reception. In Indianapolis, you can expect to enjoy all four seasons. From sunny, warm summer days to stunning snowy wonderland perfection in the winter, Indianapolis provides a variety of seasonal options for your wedding reception. With local sporting events, races, and over 20 museums, there are also dozens of ways for you and your guests to entertain yourselves before or after the big event. And with hundreds of unique reception venues and event vendors throughout the city, there’s not much more you could ask from a city like Indy.

Wedding Reception Vendor Options in Indianapolis

  • Caterers
    With so many famous and fabulous restaurants and breweries in town, catering will not be difficult to find in Indianapolis. No matter what flavor or style you want for your event, the city is guaranteed to offer what you are after. Caterers in Indianapolis can provide everything from gourmet seafood to Southern comfort and barbecue. It even has food trucks available for rent if you want to add a bit of whimsy to your reception!

  • Florists
    As a flourishing Midwestern city, Indianapolis is positively bursting with flowers. With over a dozen local floral shops, decorating your wedding and reception hall is as easy as a leisurely stroll down the canal.

  • Photographers
    There is no shortage of places you can take iconic and memorable wedding pictures in Indy. Photographers can take you to places like the Indy Canal Walk, the Indy 500 racetrack and Speedway Museum, or around to the breathtaking gothic architecture seen throughout the city.

  • Music
    There is no limit of options when it comes to music for your wedding reception in Indianapolis. From Mariachi bands and classical string quartets to live local bands and DJs who know how to get a party started, you are sure to find the entertainment option that’s perfect for your reception event.

  • Transportation
    Whether your bridal party is looking for a limousine service, a party bus, a horse and carriage, or even a luxury sedan to cruise around town in style, Indianapolis has what you need.

Wedding Reception Planning Companies in Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Blue Llama Events
    With countless awards and accolades under their belt, Blue Llama Events--an all-woman full-service wedding planning agency--is a top choice for many couples looking to have their wedding reception in Indy. Blue Llama Events specializes in customizing events for individuals from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, and provide multiple packages for couples on a budget.

  • Jessica Dum Wedding Coordination
    Recently voted the Best Wedding and Reception Planner, the team at Jessica Dum will work tirelessly to ensure that your big day goes smoothly. Founder and owner, Jessica Dum takes pride in making sure her clients’ weddings and receptions are pulled off seamlessly and with no headaches. And with her reputation for top-rated day-of coordination, there’s no reason to doubt that she won’t.

  • The Wedding Lady
    With over a decade in the wedding planning business, the team behind The Wedding Lady is known for putting her clients’ first. Their creative and insightful team embodies their motto of “Smiles for Miles” in every event they plan. The Wedding Lady provides both wedding and reception planning and coordination services, as well as decor and floral services.

Pros and Cons of Having a Wedding Reception in Indianapolis


  • Perfect for sports fans
    With Indianapolis’s rich and vibrant sporting events, Indianapolis is an easy choice for party events for any sports buff.

  • Superb breweries
    With over 30 Breweries calling Indianapolis home, all beerologists, hops handlers, boozers, and general beer enthusiasts will feel like kids in a candy store when in Indianapolis.

  • Unbeatable entertainment
    Whether you enjoy sports, good food and drink, comedy and theater, or even just a pleasant stroll down the canal--everyone will find something to love in Indianapolis.


  • Rain
    One of the downsides to Indianapolis is that it frequently gets rain; if you have an outside wedding and reception, you will want to be prepared for that kind of weather.

  • Pricey services
    While most of the businesses in Indianapolis are relatively cheap, if you are interested in some of the more prominent name brands and events, it will likely cost you a pretty penny or two.

  • Landlocked
    You won’t find any beaches or ocean-breezes in the city. Maybe a few sand dunes though.

Famous Wedding Reception Locations in Indianapolis, IN

  • The Cabaret
    This live music venue and performance theater is an absolute must-see for Indianapolis visitors. With a swinging, old Hollywood feel, it’s stunning beyond words. And with a dozen glass chandeliers and a divinely lit center stage, your time spent here will never be forgotten.

  • Gondola Rides
    Nothing says romance quite like a gondola ride. Drifting down the Indianapolis Central Canal with your event wedding reception guests while being serenaded is sure to leave you smitten and makes for the best wedding photos, as well.

  • Indianapolis Motor Speedway and Museum
    Dive headfirst into the rich history of the Indy 500 at the Motor Speedway and Museum! From guided tours and up-close looks at the cars, it is an absolute must-see for any visitor to Indianapolis. For the speedsters out there, you can even take pictures in some of the fastest cars to hit the pavement, making it a fantastic place for photos with all your wedding guests!