The Rickenbacker Room | Tom's Town Distilling Company
The Rickenbacker Room

The Rickenbacker Room

The Rickenbacker Room, our second floor event space, is a 5,000 square foot space boasting outstanding views of the Kauffman center, the Power and Light Building, and Bartle Hall. Our event space has original wood floors, wood beams and exposed brick walls. This beautiful room highlights our gleaming vodka column, the focal point of the room, allowing you to peek in to the working distillery below. Typically, The Rickenbacker Room will accommodate up to 160 people for a sit-down dinner or 200 for a cocktail party. However, with COVID accommodations in place, this space holds a maximum 100 people for both seated and cocktail-style events.

CAPACITY

As of today Kansas City, MO, is currently operating under Phase 2.5 Covid plan, which allows 50% of maximum capacity. Our Rickenbacker Event Space max cap is 200. Under Phase 2.5 we can accommodate up to 100 guests You can click here to get up-to-date Covid-19 status for Jackson County, MO. Click here to see Tom’s Town’s Covid-19 modification plan.

AMENITIES

  • Private restrooms
  • Two mobile bars
  • Sonos audio system
  • Projector and screen available for additional charge
  • Catering options include multiple bar packages, appetizers, buffet-style and plated meals.

Room Fees

  • Monday – Thursday $1,650
  • Friday – Sunday and holidays $2,200
  • Room fee increases 10% during the month of December.

Weddings & Receptions

Our second-floor event space is the ideal setting for both your wedding ceremony and reception. Whether you’re planning a relaxed event or a formal affair, this room can be transformed into the wedding venue of your dreams. This large and historic room is the perfect blank slate to create an event that will be remembered for a lifetime.

Corporate Events

Whether you’d like to host an employee happy hour, a seated presentation, or a celebratory dinner, Tom’s Town is the perfect place for your unique corporate function. Specialty craft cocktails and delicious food options will be the highlight of your next memorable event.

Social Events

The Rickenbacker is perfect for rehearsal dinners, birthday or retirement parties, large celebrations or just a gathering of friends. This stunning space is the perfect venue to enjoy award-winning craft cocktails and delicious food in an historic setting.