Backstage, our beautifully renovated private event room, is one of the most stunning rooms to host your next special event –– whether it’s an intimate 20-person dinner or a raucous wedding or party. With 2,500 square feet to work with, our preferred partner Party On Des Moines will create the perfect setting for your event. Have someone else in mind? No worries, we can arrange for that!
$1,200 – Backstage Mon – Thurs
$1,950 – Backstage Fri – Sat
$1,500 – Backstage Sunday
$2,850 – Split-Building Fri – Sat
$4,850 – Full Building Fri – Sat
$2,850 – Full Building Sun – Thurs
$2,850 – Front Space Sun – Tues
Capacity: 180 seated, up to 250 standing
Noce is located in a historic neighborhood that used to feature many auto factories & warehouses, including this very building, which has been completely renovated & restored. Original hardwood, exposed brick, large natural windows, and a large chalkboard wall are just some of the features that make this space a unique and a beautiful option for your event. The space is approx. 2,500 square feet and can comfortably accommodate up to 180 seated guests*
*For larger events, a full-building rental may be possible accommodating over 300 people.
A: Noce has approximately 25 short round cocktail tables, 3 tall cocktail tables, and 100 folding chairs. These are free to use at your discretion and are included with your rental fee.
A: Our typical rental window is between 9am and midnight. Anything brought in, including all catering and decor must be removed the same night.
* If you use the tables and chairs Noce has on hand, our staff will tear down for you. If rented out, your vendor must make arrangements to pick up after the event, i.e. same night pick up.
A: Noce offers several unique amenities to create an atmosphere unique to you:
A: to ensure quality service, Noce includes the following for all rentals:
A: Noce has a wonderful relationship with Tangerine Food Co. Enjoy someone else’s work? You are more than welcome to use any licensed caterer. This is your event and there is no penalty or fee for using another vendor.
A: Parking is metered on the street until 9 pm. Typically, there is not an issue finding open parking in the immediate area. The Nationwide ramp at 12th and Walnut (just a block to the east) is open to public, and free after 6 pm on weeknights and all day Saturdays/Sundays.
For a more VIP experience, Keck Parking provides Valet Parking for your guests. To arrange this service, call 515-244-5325.
A: Unless stated in your contract, there are no bar minimum requirements. All beverages must be hosted by Noce. Outside alcohol/beverages are not permitted of any kind. You have a few options when it comes to covering liquor for your event.
*Any hosted tabs will include an automatic 20% Gratuity. This includes any events where a special label not typically stocked would occur. All tabs hosted or individual, must be settled the same night with a card.
* Make an appointment with our Events Coordinator, Kristen Meyers, at firstname.lastname@example.org to set up a tour and fall in love with our beautiful space.