Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

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Starting at $3,413 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $3k for 50 Guests
Starting at $3k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 175

Starting price

$3K to start

Peak Season



Ceremony / Reception

Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit Overview

At the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD), your imagination is the limit to how colorful and rich your event will be. Here, the best minds combine to bring an accelerating experience that challenges the community to be creative. It also works to embrace local artists and the contemporary art world. MOCAD believes in the power of art to connect the world and lovers of art, and MOCAD also makes a great place for lovers to begin their journey of love together. Nestled in between the Detroit Symphony and the Detroit Institute of the Arts, your wedding guests will appreciate the exposure to Midtown Detroit's most creative destination. This space is truly a unique and adaptable space that has an undeniable character and urbane feel. The building itself is a masterpiece of contemporary art! At MOCAD you will set your wedding above the crowd. Venue staff will be by your side to attend to all your needs to make sure your expectations are met with the greatest attention to detail and care. It is time to get creative and colorful! Book your celebration at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit today!

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $750 to $6,250 for a ceremony and reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $1,200. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $300/hr. Please note there is an additional 25% service fee on bar packages. For events with over 316 guests, reception is standing only. The largest capacity of 905 guests is the rental of the entire museum with multiple rooms.

Amenities And Requirements


Coat check room
Dance area
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Venue set up and clean up
Wedding planning services


- Alcohol must be provided by venue- Amplified music OK indoors only- Choose from a list for catering- General liability insurance required- LED candles only- Music must end by 2:00AM- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- Smoking outside only- Venue must approve all decorations