The Pabst Pub

Intimate, Stylish Space for Social Gatherings


Located off of The Pabst Theater’s main lobby, The Pabst Pub is a great gathering place for small groups. It's the perfect size for wedding & baby showers, small social gatherings, and groups looking to gather prior to the evening’s show.

The Pabst Pub features three walls of floor to ceiling windows that provide the perfect glimpse into the heart of downtown Milwaukee.  Unique and stylish, this intimate space is perfect for any small event, personal or professional.  

Book up to 2 Months in Advance

150 Standing Capacity

Perfect for
• Networking Events
• Bridal/Baby Showers
• Engagement Parties
• Group Presentations




In House Event Manager
The Event Manager manages the logistical aspects of your event, including vendor recommendations, event staffing, vendor drop off and pick up, and coordinating with our In House graphics team for event signage needs.

On-Site Technical Director
Our Tech Director will help set up and oversee all AV needs for the duration of your rental, including the facilitation of any equipment rentals, to ensure everything runs smoothly. An In House stage crew will be provided to administer In House sound and lighting operations.

On-Site Usher Staff
Our Event Ushers will greet guests upon arrival and direct patrons to the box office, bathrooms, and seating areas.

Connected Underground Parking
Paid, public parking is available in the Milwaukee Center below the theater complex. 

Please note, Pub rentals do not include use of the theater.

Unlimited Access During Rental Hours

Projector & Screen Available

Bar Packages and Beverage Options

On-Site Catering Available

Professional Security





Available by Appointment

To schedule a walk through, please fill out the information in the form below and we will be in touch.

The Pabst Pub
144 E. Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202


Pabst Pub Event Inquiries

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