Pull up a seat to PIP’s Build Bar to build mini projects in a mini timeline, with a mini price tag.

One Build Bar lives full-time at PIP, and one is available to travel to you and your event. We consider ourselves experience caterers and we look forward to being a part of your event or outing!

Current Menus

“A-Z Bar”

Choose: Letter or Custom Logo (+$) and backer - frame, banner, bookend

Dimensions: About 9” x 9”

“Copper Bar”

Choose: Copper candelabra, book/iPad stand, paper holder, jewelry stand

Dimensions: Will vary

“The Minne Bar”

Choose: MN (+ some WI) as a bottle opener, key hook, or banner art

Dimensions: MN is 7” tall, backer 9x11”

“Rope and Time Bar”

Choose: Modern Clock or Rope + Brass Ring Shelf (one or two rings)

Dimensions: 18” l x 4”w

Public Build Bar Events

Want to check out the Build Bar before you book, or just want to build one of our awesome projects with a friend, or two, or five? These events are first come first served, and always include a deal!

Pricing: Public Events 1 for $20, 2 for $35

Check out where you can find us next:

Wed-Thurs | Oct. 16-17 | 4:30-6:30 - @ Unmapped Brewing | Minne Bar

Wed-Thurs | Nov. 20-21 - @ The Vine Room | Copper Bar


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Book the Build Bar

The PIP Build Bar aims to make your event unforgettable by providing a unique experience AND quality projects for your guests to take home. We're happy to be the main event, or an addition to the fun. See below for booking basics, and we look forward to catering a fun experience at your event!


  1. You pick the location, people, and menu

  2. We supply everything you’ll need

  3. We clean up, you all leave with great projects


  • Price per person: $25

  • Open Bar - You pay all

  • Hosted Bar - You pay some, they pay some

  • Cash (or credit) Bar - They pay all


  • Minimum off-site: 24 Projects

  • Minimum on-site at PIP: 12 Projects

  • Maximum: Only limited by budget & time

  • The Bar can host 10-12 builders at a time


  • Off-site fee: $125 | Complimentary travel within 15 miles of PIP in Hopkins

  • At PIP : Complimentary if using entry only (max 25 individuals) | For booking whole venue $125 per hour


  • Each project take 10-20 minutes to complete | Person and project dependent

  • Time will depend on group size. Minimum 1 hour commitment.

  • Off-Site Set up: Arrive 1 hr prior | Clean up: 1/2 hour


  • A $150 deposit secures your date + time, refundable if no cancellation

  • The price per person includes all materials, set up, clean up, and a PIP “Buildtender”

  • Add a registration page for your event (+$50) so your attendees can book a time slot, receive reminders, and pay for their project

Off-Site Details:

  • We provide 10’x10’ of flooring to keep any mess with us

  • Required: A door opening of 31”+, space of 10’ x 10’+, elevator if not on ground floor, and ramp if stairs at entrance

  • We require a 15 minute site visit to confirm location, parking, and accessibility details of the venue prior to your event

Let’s Build!