Located just two blocks off the historic and beautiful Minnehaha Parkway and in close proximity to the Mall of America, the Metro Dome and downtown Minneapolis, the Parkway Theater offers an affordable venue for your event, and has an experienced catering and service staff ready to handle all of your needs. Our newly restored Parkway Theater offers many features that are available in this one unique location. Let us help you bring your vision to life.

The auditorium
Our air conditioned auditorium has a seating capacity of 400 guests. Portable staging and state of the art sound, 35 mm and high definition video projection are just a few of the features that make Pepitos a versatile venue for any event. Built in 1931, the acoustics afford a great space for banquets, music, spoken word, exhibits and company seminars.

Monday - Wednesday $125 hour $150 hour
Thursday $125 hour $200 hour
Friday - Saturday $200 hour $400 hour
Sunday $150 hour $175 hour
Projection with Operator $65 hour $65 hour
Main Marquee $50 day $50 day
Microphone & Amp $50 day $50 day
Staging $50 set up $50 set up
Valet Service $300 day $300 day
**Events must be scheduled 45 days in advance to guarantee price and time

Joe Senkyr
Theater Rental & Artistic Director
p: 612-251-9145
Loren Wiklander
Production Manager
Earl Lukes
Theater Video and Audio Tech
Maria Ramirez
Accounts Payable


Front of House
Behringer X-32 digital console (surface), W/Airport Express Router for IPAD control. Techs must bring their IPADS.
Midas DL-32 digital snake.
4 JBL SRX835P main speaker enclosures. L/R Tower Fill.
4 JBL SRX722 series L/R Ground Stack. Crown Powered.
4 JBL SRX728 series Sub enclosures. Crown Powered.
2 JBL VRX-932 enclosures for front fill.

Monitor System
Mackie DL-32 IPAD controlled Monitor System. Mackie My Fader V3 app. Techs to provide their own IPADS.
32 Channel copper split to Midas digital Snake and to Mackie DL-32 head.
4 EKX 15P stage monitors (down stage)
2 ZLX 15P stage monitors for the Wings.
2 OSP 15P monitors for drum fill.
4 ZLX 12P for additional mixes.
Our production department has various mics, stands, XLR cable and DI boxes.

The theater provides a General Illumination Lighting System.
16 PAR 64 instruments for front wash and (16) Pars USL and USR 8 per side for back lighting. ETA Microplex control.
We also provide 4) separate 20A 110 circuits for additional LED lights that can be added to our system.

Sanyo PLC-UF15 UXGA (1600x1200) Native Resolution. 7700 ANSI Lumens. LCD Imaging Panels.


Dell Vostro 3558. 15.6” HD Display. Intel Core i5-5200U Processor. 8GB Memory.
500 GB Hard Drive. 2GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 820M Graphics. Windows 10
30’ x 15’ Main screen.

Pepitos Mexican American restaurant has been in business for over 37 years and has won countless awards for quality and service, both locally and nationally. Our home catering service and banquet food service is second to none in quality and flexibility in planning. It’s your event and we want to make it unique only to you.

When you are ready to plan, we will sit with you and brainstorm your event. We have special ideas for food, music and decor that will help you make your decisions that fit your budget and vision. Checkout our catering page or give us a call, and let us help plan your next event. We are here to create a unique and fun event.

Renting & planning an event is easy. To help you get started, click the link below and someone will get bac kto you to go over the details of your event!

We are a wealth of ideas and contacts!

Book your event here!

Pablo Senkyr
p: 612-827-2928
Pepitos Restaurant
p: 612-827-2928