Event Spaces


Praised internationally for its acoustics, Orchestra Hall’s Auditorium is the centerpiece of the venue–perfect for a concert, gala, lecture, business meeting, seminar or any other significant occasion. The stage is also a unique option for a cocktail reception or seated dinner.

Microphones, stage lighting, sound reinforcement, music stands, chairs and orchestra risers. Full technical information available upon request.

Main Floor: 1,212
Balcony A: 299
Balcony B: 285
Balcony C: 281

Total Maximum Capacity: 2,077

Auditorium Square Footage: 8,775
Stage Square Footage: 2,520

Roberta Mann Grand Foyer

The Orchestra Hall lobby, known as the Roberta Mann Grand Foyer, offers commanding views through expansive windows and balconies that give it a bright, light and spacious feel. The space is defined by multiple levels overlooking the downtown skyline.

The entire space, or sections, may be rented for an elegant dinner, special meeting, wedding or other unique event. Four magnificent levels provide an elegant background for your special occasion.

Wireless Internet, LCD screens, microphone and MP3/CD audio. Can be expanded to include the adjoining Target Atrium and the Cargill Commons outdoor patio overlooking Peavey Plaza.

Seated Dining: 300
Standing Reception: 1,316
Theater Seating: N/A

Square Footage: 7,874
Ceiling Height: Varies

Target Atrium

The Target Atrium is our most versatile space, allowing you to envision and create the event of your dreams.

This flexible space is ideal for corporate meetings, rehearsals, performances, community events and private social gatherings, such as a seated dinner for up to 168 people.
The room features a fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows facing Peavey Plaza and the downtown Minneapolis skyline.

Wireless Internet, fireplace, catering kitchen and access to Cargill Commons, an outdoor patio overlooking Peavey Plaza.

Seated Dining: 168
Standing Reception: 300
Theater Seating:
226 – film, small recital
164 – small ensemble
132 – youth orchestra

Square Footage: 2,650
Ceiling Height: 26'2"

Cargill Commons

Extending the Orchestra Hall experience outdoors, Cargill Commons wraps the exterior of the Atrium in a space that is both private, yet open to views of the soon-to be revitalized Peavey Plaza.

Cargill Commons may be rented as a stand-alone space, or in conjunction with the rental of Target Atrium to provide both indoor and outdoor options for your next event.

Seated Dining: 132
Standing Reception: 220

Square Footage: 2,450

N. Bud Grossman Mezzanine & Lindahl Terrace

The N. Bud Grossman Mezzanine offers views of downtown Minneapolis and Peavey Plaza and is an ideal space for a pre-or post-concert happy hour, lunch meeting or other social gathering.
For extra style and flexibility, head outdoors to Lindahl Terrace, a private outdoor event space. Let nature be your stage on this beautiful outdoor terrace, perfect for a variety of social gatherings.

Wireless internet, built-in bar and access to the adjacent outdoor Lindahl Terrace.

N. Bud Grossman Mezzanine
Square Footage: 2,785
Ceiling Height: 30'

Seated Dining: 100
Standing Reception: 250
Theater Seating: 120

Lindahl Terrace
Square Footage: 1,160

Seated Dining: 56
Standing Reception: 151

Kathy and Charlie Cunningham Green Room

The Kathy and Charlie Cunningham Green Room is an exclusive space, located on Orchestra Hall’s Balcony A level, with windows that offer an impressive view of Peavey Plaza and Nicollet Mall.

The Cunningham Green Room is an ideal destination for a private pre-concert reception, happy hour, business meeting or small social gathering.

Wireless internet, built-in bar and access.

Seated Dining: 48
Standing Reception: 68
Theater Seating: 64

Square Footage: 1,050
Ceiling Height: 9'1"