Private Events

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Deliver a memorable experience at HopCat

With a full bar, attentive staff, PA system, elevator access, and customizable seating arrangements, we provide all the amenities you need for a successful private party. you didn’t know you’d love.

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At the corner of Albert and Grove in downtown East Lansing, HopCat is the perfect venue for your event.

From rehearsal dinners to birthday parties, HopCat’s spacious second floor can host private parties for up to 100 guests. Our experienced team will craft a customized event menu, ensuring a delightful, memorable experience for your guests.

When it comes to pricing, we have a flexible approach.

There is no room rental fee; instead, we work on a minimum spend basis for food and beverage. The minimum spend varies based on factors such as the number of guests, time of day, and day of the week. Contact our team for specific details tailored to your requirements.  

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East Lansing - Private Event FAQ

What event room options does this site have?

Second Floor - Spacious event center located in the heart of downtown East Lansing.

What Types of events is it recommended for?

Perfect for private and semi private events such as:
• Bridal, baby, and birthday showers
• Rehearsal Dinners and Wedding Receptions
• Private dinners
• Corporate, Work presentation, Team Building events
• Happy Hour and Luncheons

How much does it cost?

There is no roof rental fee, just a minimum spend on food and beverage. A room fee is only applied if there is no intent on using the space for food and beverage.

What are the Event menu offerings?

We require an event menu on all parties of 25 or more.

How MAny guests Are allowed per room?

The East Lansing location can accommodate up to 100 guests.

Does it have a minimum spend?

Minimum spends vary based on number of guests, day part, day of the week.

What is included in the rental?

• Full Bar
• Full Staff
• PA System
• Check in table
• Customizable seating arrangement
• Elevator access to our second story

Does it have seasonal/day-of-the-week up charges?

Minimum spends vary based on number of guests, day part, day of the week.
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