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Off-Site Game Events

The Cat & Mouse Game Experts will come to you, whether it's for a party, a team building event, or an in-service for teachers or students who use games with students or clients. We'll bring along all the games needed for the event, handle all the game setup, and lead your attendees in play. 

  • $10 per person, per hour (10-30 people, 90 min. minimum, billed in 30 min. increments)
  • $75 travel / set up fee
  • $100 non-refundable deposit

For larger groups or longer parties, please ask for personalized quote.

Space Use and Rental

Table Reservations - When not in use for scheduled events or other store activities, in-store tables are available and free to use for small groups who want to test-drive games from our demo collection.  This gives customers an opportunity to learn new games and try before they buy!

If you'd like to make use of a table for other gaming activities, 1 to 2 tables can be reserved for $5/hr. per table.  To reserve a table, please consult the appropriate event calendars and then email a request stating the date and time requested to

Game Area Rental - Need a space to run a workshop or have your own get-together?  The gaming area in our West Loop store is available for hourly rental during store hours.

  • Includes full use of game area (4 tables, 24 chairs) and store demo collection
  • 1 staff member will be available periodically for general assistance.  This does not include game instruction, party setup or cleanup, etc.  Upon departure, the space must be left in the same condition as upon arrival.
  • Max 24 people
  • $35/hr.
  • 50% non-refundable deposit

After Hours Store Rental - If you need an unusual space for an event, our stores are both available for after-hours rental. 

  • Includes use of entire store and full use of store demo collection
  • 1-2 staff members will be available for general assistance (does not include game instruction, party setup or cleanup, etc.)
  • Bucktown: max 30 people, $75/hr.
  • West Loop: max 50 people, $100/hr.
  • 50% non-refundable deposit