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We are here for you every step of the way. We want to make your day perfect and turn your dream into a reality. Please view these FAQS to start and don't hesitate to ask more!
Q: Can we bring in our own food?
A: All food does need to come from one of our exclusive catering teams!
Q: Can we bring in our own alcohol?
A: The Gage does hold it's own liquor license. Per Wisconsin law, outside beverages of any kind are not allowed.
Q: What does your Event Staff take care of the day of my event?
A: The Gage event staff is responsible for set-up and take-down of all tables and chairs for both your ceremony and reception. They also maintain the facility’s cleanliness throughout your event. They are not responsible for catering or dinner service, releasing dinner tables for the buffet, clearing tables after meals, décor set-up, setting linens, packaging of rentals or personal belongings, or working for your outside vendors. If you would like our event staff to take care of additional décor and linen set-up, additional fees apply. We suggest a Day of Coordinator to oversee these details for you, which we are happy to provide.
Q: Are you close to any hotels?
A: The Gage is partnered with multiple local hotels all within 5 minutes of the venue space, we even have a Hilton Home2Suites directly across the street! Our other partner hotels are: Hampton Inn & Suites, Renaissance Milwaukee West, Fairfield Inn & Suites Milwaukee West, & Springhill Suites, & Holiday Inn Express & Suites Milwaukee-West Allis. Some of these hotels also offer shuttle service directly to our loading zone in front of the venue! All hotel block accommodations and shuttle service must be coordinated with the hotel directly.
Q: Are you handicap accessible?
A: We are! Your guests are accommodated in every area of the venue for handicap accessibility!
Q: What are our parking or transportation options?
A: The Gage has a lot one block north of building that can hold up to 393 cars! The large lot is located on the northwest corner of 70th St and Washington St. There is also ample street parking around the venue space.
Q: Will you hold a date for me as I consider my options?
A: Yes, We can hold the date for 7 days for you! To reserve your date with us, a signed contract and initial non-refundable deposit is required. We accept all forms of payment (cash, check, and credit card). The initial deposit will be applied to the final invoice.
Q: I am ready to book. What is involved in reserving my date?
A: A signed contract and initial non-refundable deposit (50% of the venue rental) is required. We accept all forms of payment (cash, check, and credit card). The initial deposit will be applied to the final invoice. Tours are required prior to reserving a date to ensure that the venue will be the perfect space for your event!
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We have a large convenient parking lot 1 block north of the venue space. The lot has 393 parking stalls on the northwest corner of 70th St and Washington Street.