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
***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[…]
8A5E Retro Game Market Series.Free to the PublicBuy Retro Games & ConsolesFood & Drinks Available Dates: 4/20, 8/17, 11/16 Interested vendors can signup below! Vendor sign up below. $20 per table. 2 Table limit per vendor.
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…
ALL VENDOR TABLES ARE SOLDOUT!!! See you on Jan. 19th!
Join us as a vendor for the 8A5E Holiday Market December 21st, 2018! Email 8A5E2313@gmail.com if you are interested in vending. Tables are only $10! Food, Coffee and Sounds! Don’t Sleep. Artist and Sound Selector lineup coming soon! Stay tuned!
Tables are $20 per vendor. Fill out the vendor form below. We will send you a Payment Link Shortly. Thank You! Loading…
8A5E Open Studios Bridgeport Art Center: Third Fridays Friday, Sept. 21st, 2018 7pm-11pm 8A5E Food Pop-up /w Chef Charlie Chickpea We are rolling out our fall food menu. Come Hungry! Retro Gaming Station Open Deck Signup Vinyl & Digital Selections by 9ml & Friends
DUAL:DUEL An event series pairing Turntablists & digital performers with Live musicians in an improvisational setting. This month we’re excited to showcase Vekked, a 7x World DJ Champion Turntablist and member of the DJ duo The Fresherthans, alongside Drummer Jonathan Marks who has worked with the Grammy-nominated band Liquid Soul and is currently on tour Read more about DUAL:DUEL @ 8A5E[…]