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Meetings & Events

We’re excited to host your event at 10C!

There are many spaces available to be booked for meetings and events. 10C can host a variety of types of events for up to 200 people at both the 42 Carden Street and Guelph Farmers’ Market locations. Our team takes pride in working with community members to make their event perfect and find the best way for this space to suit your needs.

Some space bookings are simple and easy, some are more complex and need finessing. If your booking is simple, please feel free to use this form and a member of the 10C team will be in touch to follow-up and confirm your booking.

If it is more complex, feel free to get in touch with us, either by email at events@10carden.ca or phone at 519.780.5030.

Please visit Schedule D for more information about policies and guidelines for your booking.

The fourth floor at 10C Shared Space is full of chairs and tables, along with colourful décor and upside-down umbrellas hanging from the ceiling.
The Fourth Floor/Community Classroom at 10C Shared Space.

42 Carden Street Event Spaces

Event SpaceHourly rate*
Maximum capacity
First Floor Gallery$7030
Library + Sunroom$7030
Heritage Room$5014
Team Hub$406
Idea Hub$406
Design Lab$406
The Study$408
Activity Room$6020
Fourth Floor/Community Classroom$100120
Nourish Kitchen**$25/$4016
Community Classroom + Kitchen$130120

*10C members receive a 50% discount on all hourly booking rates.

**Nourish Kitchen bookings must be made directly with 10C staff at: events@10carden.ca.

Guelph Farmers’ Market Event Spaces

Event SpaceHourly rateMaximum capacity
North EndInquire50
South End (with the windows)Inquire50
Entire buildingInquire225
Outdoor parking lotInquire

NOTE: All rates are subject to HST. Minimum booking time is 1 hour in all spaces. User is responsible for room set-up and take-down, and should be included in booking time. No discount for members on Nourish Kitchen rates.

For more information about the Nourish Kitchen or to learn about regular kitchen bookings, please see all packages and rates available here. The Kitchen Assistant (at $30/h, 2h min.) is mandatory for all community bookings in the kitchen, all events serving alcohol and all bookings for users without a safe food handling certificate.

10C members may be eligible to receive up to 2 of the following discounts:

  • Boost discount for organizations with an annual operating budget of less than $25,000
  • SDGs discount for organizations working toward one or more of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
  • Multi-date discount for groups who book at least 3 recurring events in the same space within 6 weeks
  • Community arts discount for organizations working in the arts
  • Youth programming discount for those groups working with individuals under 24 years of age

Please note that discounts are applicable based on specific qualifications and determined in collaboration with 10C staff.

Also available upon booking (additional charges may apply):

  • Tables and chairs – a variety of table sizes and shapes are available
  • Digital projector, tv and screen
  • Portable whiteboards and flip charts
  • Portable tv, web camera and speaker for hybrid meetings
  • Linens
  • Main floor Host Desk services
  • Microphone and speaker
  • Dishes (we have a variety of plates, bowls, cutlery, mugs and glasses)
  • Event set-up and servers

42 Carden Street Spaces


Car Parking

There is free 2-hour street parking downtown.

You can also park for the day on many side streets surrounding downtown.

The nearby Market Parkade at 10 Wilson Street also offers paid parking:

  • Monday to Friday: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., $3 per hour, maximum $30 per day
  • Saturday: $3 per day, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. or $5.50 special event
  • Evenings after 6pm and Sundays: Free or $5.50 special event

Bike Parking

There are lots of bike racks around us – make sure to lock your bike.