What We Do
Our cafe space is open Monday-Friday 7:30am-4pm. We serve light food along with our artisan style coffee drinks. Come check us out!
8A5E (BASE) is an unique loft space that can be rented out for social events, meetings, clubs, special gatherings,and wedding receptions. For more info check out out event space link.
We have certified technicians in house that will help you troubleshoot and streamline your IT & web related needs. Don’t hesitate to contact us for a free consultation.
Our goal is to help nurture and build the community around us. To create an environment for like-minded individuals to flourish and grow together. Your home away from home, Home BASE!
8A5E Coffee Gift Set. Available Now!
Events | News
Friday, Nov 1st | 7pm-11pmBeats & Eats | Halloween PartyFeaturing: The Choppin’ Block DJS | PRODUCERS | EATS | COSTUME CONTESTDinner & Music PairingPop-Up Food Menu Early Bird Tickets: $202nd Tier Tickets: $25Final Tier Tickets: $30Ticket includes entry and food per guest Get Your Tickets Here
8A5E Open Studios w/ Notecodeluv, Cerebral Beats & Special Guest Brother BFriday, Oct 18th | 7pm-11pm Pop-up Food Menu by Pauly Zaav Get Your Free Tickets HERE
8A5E Open Studios w/ The Choppin’ Block Cold-Brew Sampling by Gost Coffee Roasters Pop-up Food Menu by Pauly Zaav Live Producer Showcase7pm-11pm Live Producer Showcase7pm-11pm RSVP HERE
8A5E Retro Game Market Series.Free to the PublicBuy Retro Games & ConsolesFood & Drinks Available Dates: 11/16 Interested vendors can signup below! Vendor sign up below. $20 per table. 2 Table limit per vendor.
Description HOT PILATES, YOGA, & BRUNCH SUMMER SERIES AT THE BRIDGEPORT ART CENTER Join 105F & 8A5E Cafe for a very special summer time Hot Pilates, Yoga +Brunch Series at the Bridgeport Art Center! Work up an appetite as McCullough leads you through a beginner friendly, heart pumping 60-minute Inferno Hot Pilates on Sunday, July 28th and move and Read more about HOT PILATES, YOGA, & BRUNCH[…]
Enjoy a morning saluting the sun with yoga, coffee and painting hosted by artist and yoga teacher Dr. Auburn Ellis. The afternoon will start with a 60 minute Mandala Yoga Flow and seated meditation practice in the inspiring 8A5E space. We will flow in the sculpture garden surrounded by art and nature. Dr. Auburn will Read more about Yoga & Art Flow at 8A5E (BASE)[…]
***Plant Based Buffet with menu by Chef Paul Zavala** $15 EARLYBIRD (Limited Quantities til June 18th, 2019)$20 ADVANCE$25 DAY OF (INCLUDES BUFFET) Performances LIVE FROM 8A5E 1200 W. 35th St. Chicago, IL 60609 (located in the Sculpture Garden of the Bridgeport Art Center) STEPCHILDCHARLIES MANTISSHANNON ESOTERIK BEINGCHANDELIERSRADIUS ETC LIVE PAINTING TBA LIVE PA ROTATINGBEAT CYPHERPLANT Read more about Electronic Buffet | 8A5E[…]
Join us for All W’rap Fridays at the Bridgeport Art Center Open Studios Friday, June 21stTime: 7pm-11pmPop-up menu by Chef Pauly ZaavAssorted W’rap Menu Greek Chicken | Steak Asada | Cuban Black Bean & RiceFood will be available til 10:30pmAll Rap/Hip-Hop Music SelectionsLive DJ sets by Der Effekter, Nextwon, more to be announced soon. Come Read more about Open Studios W’Rap Friday[…]
The season of Spring sparks creativity, new beginnings, and change. Join Cass at 8A5E Cafe + Venue one Sunday a month in March, April, and May for a Spring Series that will move you through a grounding, chakra-themed yoga class and quartz crystal singing bowl sound bath. All are welcome! Come as you are.Guests will Read more about Yoga, Sound Bath + Coffee | Spring Series[…]
LIMITED OPEN MIC SPOTS! FIRST COME FIRST SERVE Open Studios Equipment that will be included: House Acoustic Guitar, Vocal Mic, Instrument Mic, and Guitar Amp. Loading…