The CoLab Lakewood

A boutique event space

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Located in a restored, vintage 1920s storefront in Lakewood, Ohio, we make a big deal out of partying small. Our space flexes to suit your vision, and is perfect for micro weddings, showers, birthdays, and so much more!

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Maybe you and your partner have joked about eloping, but you can’t bring yourselves to buck all tradition. Luckily, there’s another option!

Micro weddings are an affordable alternative to the big, stressful wedding. You get to spend time with an intimate group of your favorite people, and we handle all the details.

All the time-honored traditions on a beautifully intimate scale

Micro Weddings

Investment: $8000

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For couples who want the full experience — a beautiful ceremony cocktail hour and reception on an intimate scale. This package includes a floral installation, catered dinner, dessert, linens, tableware, and so much more!

A Grand Affair

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Investment: $2500

For couples who want a customizable wedding ceremony. This package includes four hours in our space, as well as cake pops from Jenni Pops and florals from Blossom Cleveland.

An Intimate Gathering

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Investment: $1100

For couples who want an intimate venue for their ceremony before continuing their celebration elsewhere. This package includes two hours in our space for up to 30 people. We set up, you celebrate, we clean up!

Short & Sweet

We’ve thoughtfully designed three options that make it easy for you to enjoy your big day. We’ve thought of everything so you don’t have to!

Our Offerings

— Shelley K

To say I STRONGLY recommend The CoLab would be an understatement!“

The venue itself was absolutely beautiful, the food was delicious, and every single guest had the best evening ever.

“This was our first experience hosting a wedding and I just can’t envision anything more perfect! We would not have changed a single thing. Maureen was AMAZING, and we will be forever grateful for her!

Note: $300 refundable security deposit required; plus tax


Saturday time blocks:

Your choice of time block

Friday & Sunday:

Minimum 4 Hours: $450
$100 per additional hour



Minimum 2 Hours: $200
$50 per additional hour


Evening hours

Full Day (9am–5pm): $350


daytime hours



Rental Details

Hosting your bestie's bridal shower or an off-site meeting with your team?

Our open floor plan combines original hardwood floors with a vintage tin ceiling. Natural light pours in through our large storefront windows, and the neutral finishes add simplicity and style to any event.

The perfect venue for an intimate gathering with your favorite people

Space Rental

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Additional items available to rent

Private use of 900 sq. ft. of space
Newly-designed kitchenette
Dressing Suite/Meeting Room
Tables, seating & lounge furniture

Complimentary coffee, tea & water Dishes, utensils & water glasses
Natural light
 Bright, clean white walls
11' vintage tin ceilings

Dimmable lights
Frame TV& Sonos sound system
Off-street parking


We go above and beyond to make your event seamless

Furniture Setup

Vendor Recommendations

Clean up

Complimentary planning meeting

Walk-in Ready

We set up the furniture based on the floor plan you choose during our planning meeting.

You don’t have to worry about sweeping or wiping counters, we’ve got you covered!

The day of your event, you simply walk in, add your personal touches, and enjoy the party!

We’ll meet prior to your event to hear your story & talk about your vision.

Our preferred vendor list is made up of professionals we trust who know our space well.

If you have an occasion to celebrate, I highly recommend The CoLab!”

The venue has such a homey, casual feel, making everyone feel so comfortable.

“We held my bridal shower at this beautiful venue! It was perfect! Working with Maureen and Rachel made our event effortless, and our guests were impressed.

— erin J

See the space in action

Browse creative ideas for how The Colab can transform to fit your vision.

Get inspired

Bridal Showers Anniversary Parties Micro Weddings Styled Shoots Seminars
Rehearsal dinners
Day-of bridal suite

Engagement Parties Birthday Parties Collaborations Classes
Baby Showers

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