What is Room 244?

A unique events and entertainment space. Our two-part room is a 700 sq-ft store front space that can be rented for any event, private or public. Your rental includes use of the backyard space and free use of our basement inventory of various tables, chairs, and more. Every month we feature artwork by local artists to give your event or pop up a gallery aesthetic.

Events we’ve hosted so far…

  • Monthly First Friday Art Shows
  • Pop-up shops
  • Board game nights
  • Engagement parties
  • Networking events
  • Private dinner parties
  • Craft Fairs
  • Tarot card readings
  • Photoshoots
  • Birthday parties
  • Poetry readings
  • Co-working space
  • Team meeting space
  • Speaker events
  • Workshops & classes
  • Vendor events
  • Meditation, Reiki, Yoga
  • Musical performances
    (must provide AV equipment)

Room Details

  •  A 700 square foot room
  • Fits 40 standing or 25 seated maximum capacity
  • 1 bathroom, No kitchen
  • Available hours for rent will be 9:00 am to 11:00 pm daily
  • Rental hours include set up and clean up
  • Outside catering and vendors are allowed but not required
  • Private events are BYOB for adults over 21
  • Full Inventory List:
    • (4) half-tables 18” x 72"
    • (2) rectangular tables 30″ x 72″
    • (1) table topper 72” x 12” x 12′ to create a counter or shelf
    • (4) round tables 36” diameter
    • (20) stackable chairs
    • (8) wooden chairs
    • (1) black wooden bench
    • (1) orange metal bench – outdoor and indoor
    • (8) outdoor folding chairs
    • (1) Projector
    • (1) 32” TV
    • (2) armchairs
    • (1) coffee table
Prices & BookingFloor Plan

Every First Friday of the month we focus on hosting varied events that bring art, culture, and connection to our audience.

244 Bazaar happens every few months! Interested in a table of your own? Great, we’re always looking for more vendors! Fill out the form below and I will add your email to my list of contacts. Only $80/table!

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We highly recommend you stay up-to-date on what’s doing on at Room 244! Click that Follow button to see what’s next on First Fridays. Also, you can see great examples of the different type of events we’ve hosted.


Instagram post 2293093105597926045_12907874219 We’ve been closed during this quarantine, but we’re doing just fine. Our doors will open again when it is safe. We’ll be back to hosting more kickass First Fridays in the future!! Wishing the best for other small businesses being impacted during this crazy time. Big thanks to all the essential workers out there, stay safe! #phillyvenues #covidupdate
Instagram post 2259065976744839787_12907874219 TONIGHT 6-10PM - PSSST... The surprise for tonight is we will be having a caricature artist here!! Come thru!! Don’t let the rain stop you 😉 #firstfridayphilly #thriftstore #caricature
Instagram post 2257552008431871192_12907874219 Thank you everyone who voted for our window! 🥰 All the support really meant a lot!! Unfortunately we did not win, but we had fun. #bloomphilly #windowcontest
Instagram post 2242374596421321975_12907874219 Room 244 has open First Friday dates this summer and on! Take over our space and host your own public event with 300-400 rotating visitors throughout the night. Share your work, art, products, designs, or merchandise! #phillyvenues #firstfridayphilly