The Factory on Barclay
The Factory on Barclay is located in the Harbor District of Milwaukee’s Historic Walker’s Point, a neighborhood surrounded by an eclectic mix of micro- breweries and restaurants, industrial and manufacturing businesses . We’re located in the A.P. Green Refractory building, a 1909 architectural and historical landmark. Your special event deserves special attention. Operated by one of the most experienced and successful venue owners in Milwaukee, The Factory offers a professional and dedicated staff to assist you throughout the planning process.
The Main Factory
Our Main Factory space which features cream city brick throughout with gorgeous high bay ceilings providing an abundance of natural light. This space is 3,500 square feet and can accommodate 100-400 guests / up to 300 seated.
The Warehouse space features cathedral ceilings with 2,800 square feet and accommodates 50-100 guests / up to 100 seated. A full service bar made of reclaimed barn wood hosts a diverse selection on local, craft and micro beers on tap as well as a barista bar.
The Mezzanine is "the place" to be where you can view all the action below with 1,500 square feet and accommodate 50 - 75 guests /up to 50 seated. The Mezzanine can be rented separately for a planned or "pop-up" event.
Bridal Suite/Bridesmaids Suite
The Private Bridal suite is available for wedding parties with a use of a private bathroom and kitchenette.
The Bridesmaids' suite includes a bank of make-up mirrors and plush chairs for getting dressed and ready for the day. The suite is large enough to store the groups items for the day and offers a place to refresh during the event.
Each space can be rented separately or combined for one large event.
- Venue capacity for up to 400 guests and banquet seating for up to 320 guests
- 7,800 sq. ft, The Main Factory, The Warehouse & The Mezzanine .
- Outdoor deck patio with an additional 1200 sq. ft of space
- 400 mahogany chairs and up to 30 - (60”) or 30 (66") round tables included
- 10 hour rental period to provide for vendor set-up/breakdown
- High-end glassware included for bar service
- Bartender labor included in rental price on Friday and Saturdays
- Floor plan design, planning & coordination included
- Catering kitchen with modern amenities
- ADA accessible
- On-site parking lot