Hen House Literary Center

Here at Red Hen Press, we have a bit of extra space in our nest and would love to share our venue with our neighbors!

At our location in Pasadena at 1540 Lincoln Ave,
our event space is available for rent
any day of the week from 8AM to 10PM.

For pricing and availability,
please email HenHouseEvents@redhen.org

The Hen House

Our spacious venue is the perfect location for your next event. With a large floorplan, state-of-the-art sound equipment, and a flexible set-up, the Hen House event space is ideal for performances, rehearsals, conferences, panels, parties, and community gatherings.

Previously, the Stage Area has hosted string quartets, poetry readings, web series screenings, theatrical shows, art exhibitions, parties, and more. The versatility of our venue allows us to suit the space to any type of gathering.

Our furniture and equipment are set up to meet your needs before you arrive, so you can focus your energy on making your event shine. Meanwhile, rotating art displays, adjustable AC/heating, and a cozy atmosphere will keep your guests happy.

Whether staging a show, arranging a conference, planning a party, rehearsing with your band, or exhibiting your art, we would love to set the stage for your special occasion!

Our venue is suited for events such as:

  • Art Exhibitions
  • Theater Performances/Rehearsals
  • Music Performances/Rehearsals
  • Parties (graduation, birthday, retirement, etc.)
  • Workshops
  • Poetry Readings
  • Comedy Shows
  • Video Screenings
  • Professional Conferences
  • Community Gatherings
  • Panel Presentations
  • Book Signings

Amenities and Perks:

At the Hen House, both food and drinks are allowed (even alcohol, as long as it’s not for sale!). With a capacity of 120 seated and 180 standing, our event space has room for assemblies of all sizes.

In addition, we offer a range of amenities, including:

  • Up to 100 chairs
  • Two wireless microphones
  • One wired microphone
  • Top-notch speaker system with Bluetooth capabilities
  • Adjustable A/C and heating
  • Clean restroom
  • 2 round tables, 36″ in diameter
  • 1 round table, 48″ in diameter
  • 4 rectangular tables, 72″ x 24″
  • 3 couches
  • Additional mismatched seating available
  • Full piano
  • Presentation podium

Whether you are planning a large or small-scale event, reach out to see how the Hen House can support your vision!

Please note that we are unable to host any events for, in the name of, in support of (or against), or benefiting any political cause. In addition, in renting any of our spaces, you also understand that publicity efforts for your event are your responsibility, and not the responsibility of Red Hen Press.