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Rent Ground Kontrol By The Hour

Ground Kontrol’s unique combination of authentic classic arcade, full bar, food, DJ booth, and lounge areas make it ideal for any party of 4 to 160 people.

Please check details below for table reservations and private rentals below filling out the rental form. Table reservations are not required for group visits, but are recommended for small groups interested in utilizing our lounge areas.

Rental Inquiry
Table rentals are for parties of 4 or more, Private rentals include the entire facility. Private and table rentals have limited availability!
Please tell us about your event, and any special requests or questions you may have.

Table Reservations for Small Parties

Best for

  • Birthday parties
  • Bachelorette or Bachelor parties
  • Get-togethers for family and friends
  • Project completion celebrations
  • Fundraisers (We sometimes donate rental fees to eligible non-profit charities. Ask for details!)


Guaranteed space and seating for parties of 4-8 guests per table
Bring your own dessert, decorations, and place settings (must be pre-approved by Ground Kontrol)


$25 per table for up to 2 hours. Up to 2 tables available for rental. Minimum 4 guests per table. Please give us 14 days’ notice for table reservations.


Table reservations are available during most business hours, but are UNAVAILABLE on Fridays & Saturdays 7pm-close and on Second Thursdays & Last Wednesdays (Free Play events). Special events may further limit table reservation availability, but we will work with you to find the right date and time for your event!


Please use the form on this page.

Private Rental: Reserved Space for Large Parties

Best for

  • Company parties
  • Wedding celebrations
  • Milestone birthdays
  • Large gatherings of any kind


  • Exclusive use of the arcade and bar space with capacity for up to 275 guests (currently reduced to 160)
  • 100+ classic video games and pinball machines
  • Lounge area with seating for up to 30 guests
  • Bring your own decorations and place settings (must be pre-approved by Ground Kontrol)
  • Alcohol allowed during all hours of event
  • Minors allowed during all hours of event, and when alcohol is present if they are accompanied by an adult guardian or spouse


  • Free Play for all games so your guests pay nothing ($10 per guest)
  • Pre-loaded game cards for you and/or your guests (rates vary)
  • Bring your own food ($50/hour)
  • Provide your own entertainment: iPod, DJ, or A/V presentation ($25/hour setup fee for DJ booth, PA, or any other special audio or visual equipment set up requested for your event) Request special food or drink options (rates vary, all alcohol must be purchased from Ground Kontrol and served by Ground Kontrol staff)


Minimum 2-hour rental required for private events. Private events are intended for groups 30 or larger. If a rental period overlaps multiple hourly and free play rates, the higher rates will be charged for the event.

BLUE SIDE (maximum capacity: 60 guests)

Daytime Rates

Monday-Thursday, Noon-5pm
$350 per hour *

Friday, Noon-5pm
$500 per hour *

Evening Rates

Sunday-Thursday, 5pm-9pm
$500 per hour *

Sunday-Thursday 9pm-2:30am
$750 per hour *

RED SIDE (maximum capacity: 100 guests)

Daytime Rates

Monday-Thursday, Noon-5pm
$500 per hour *

Friday, Noon-5pm
$750 per hour *

Evening Rates

Sunday-Wednesday, 5pm-9pm
$750 per hour *

Thursday, 5pm-9pm
Sunday-Wednesday 9pm-2:30am
$1,000 per hour *

*Includes $100/hour bar credit applicable to food and both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, and $25/hour service charge for group tabs. Any charges beyond the $100/hour credit also carry a 25% service charge, and must be secured with a credit or debit card from the Renter at the time of the rental.


Private rentals are currently UNAVAILABLE during the following periods:

  • Fridays after 5:00pm
  • Saturdays
  • Sundays Noon-5pm
  • Last Wednesdays
  • 2nd Thursdays

The Fine Print

Ready to make a reservation? Use the form on this page, or email with the following information:

  • Your full name
  • Contact phone number
  • Date and time frame you wish to reserve
  • Type of rental – Table reservation (public) or private (entire facility)
  • Number of guests anticipated
  • Any special requests or questions you may have

We’ll get back to you as soon as possible. Please allow 24 hours for a response, longer Friday-Sunday. Our rental office hours are Monday-Friday, 12PM-5PM.

All reservations are accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and are only confirmed upon completion of the rental agreement and full payment of applicable fees. 14 days notice is required for table reservations, and 30 days or more notice is required for private reservations. Shorter notice accepted only if it presents no conflict with previously scheduled events, and upon payment of a “rush” fee to be determined at time of rental.

Ground Kontrol reserves the right to decline any reservation for any reason.

Renter assumes liability for any damage to Ground Kontrol location or property caused by guests.

Private rentals cannot be open to the general public with a cover or admission fee. Renter must provide Ground Kontrol with a guest list, code word, entry ticket or other method of identifying guests attending a private event.

In the event of discrepancies between this webpage and the rental contract, refer to the contract for the actual contract terms.