District 28 is a boutique Toronto-based venue located in Leslieville. The venue specializes in providing a spacious blank canvas loft perfect for creative, unique weddings. With two unique studios to choose from, as well as an in-house Screening room, Restaurant, and Reception area, District 28 can be transformed from a simple corporate meet and greet to an elegant affair.
This venue's facilities include two studios, an in-house screening room, a restaurant, and a reception area.
Studio 1 is the largest studio at District 28 and has hosted numerous Weddings, Corporate Events, Art Exhibits and Fashion Shows. Its versatile space is able to host a number of table configurations and projection set-ups, Studio 1 also has a fully functioning kitchenette, a bridal suite / green room(including a shower and vanity mirrors), four washrooms, and an easily accessible and private loading dock and dedicated street access. Studio 1 has a capacity for up to 220 guests seated with a dance floor or up to 500 guests standing.
Studio 3 features astounding natural light and a cyclorama that extends 900 square feet, this space has been used for Wedding Ceremonies, Corporate Events, Private Birthday parties, and Artist performances. Clients fall in love with Studio 3 due to its soaring ceilings and the ability to project directly onto the wall.
The screening room can be combined with the reception and bar area for wedding receptions, but on its own, it can accommodate up to 30 guests.
Studio 3: 1400 sq.ft. / Capacity 230 standing or 185 theatre style or 100 seated
Bar: 900 sq.ft / Capacity 150 standing or 100 theatre style or 72 seated
Bar Bistro: 1000 sq.ft / Capacity 160 Standing or 110 theatre style or 80 seated
Venue Features & Benefits
Feature an Abundance of Natural Light
Built in 1843 to build horse drawn wagons