Rooted in Community

The Roxbury Innovation Center is a place where the community can come together to do their best work — and change the world. Hosting an event at the Roxbury Innovation Center reinvests in the innovation community and supports our programming.

Located in the Beautiful Bruce C. Bolling Municipal Building




Our space allows you to stay creative while getting the job done — and it’s also designed so that you can make it your own. Our IdeaPaint walls and moveable furniture are designed so that the space can reflect every event’s unique identity.

Roxbury Innovation Center offers versatile event spaces designed to inspire creativity, foster collaboration, and make great ideas come to life.


Every time you rent space at RIC, you’re supporting local start-ups and entrepreneurs by helping us fund our programs, networking events and workspace for entrepreneursOur mission is to educate and connect anyone with an idea to the resources and relationships they need in order to successfully launch and grow their business. With every space you book, you make it possible for us to do just that.  

To inquire and/or book an event, we request that you fill out our event request form.  We require this form to be filled out as the first step and then we can have a dialogue to further discuss pricing, availability and event space inquiries.  

Check out our Spaces

Learn Lab

Learn Lab is a mid-size event space, great for classes and workshops, but can also support panels, receptions, and off-site meetings.


  • Boardroom style: 15 – 20
  • Classroom syle: 12 – 24
  • Theater style: 50


Included: WiFi, IdeaPaint walls, Ceiling-mounted projector, HDMI/VGA/audio inputs, Bose sound system



Need more space? Rent Learn Lab and Think Space for $150/hour!

Roxbury Pod

Perfect for a small team, our Roxbury Pod gives your group the space to collaborate and focus.


4 – 6


Included: WiFi, IdeaPaint walls, Projector, Bose sound speaker, and movable outlets.





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Free Wifi

Our space is equipped with high-speed wireless internet, so you and your guests can stay connected at all times.

Integrated Power

With floor outlets throughout, you’ll always be able to plug in.

Writeable Walls

Our walls are painted with IdeaPaint, an innovative paint that transforms walls into dry-erase surfaces. No need to bring your own markers – we’ve got you covered!


Audio and visual

Each meeting space is equipped with a projector, Bose sound system, and microphones.

Flexible space

All of our furniture is moveable and the layout of the space fosters collaboration, connection, and conversation.

FOod & Beverage

Check out our recommended vendor list for some of our local favorites! Food & beverage is not included in your room rental fee. 


Roxbury Pod 4 – 6  $20/hour
Learn Lab 12 – 60 $80/hour

Please ask us about our special nonprofit, startup, and BPS discounts!  

Capacity may vary depending on setup. 

All hourly rates are subject to an additional setup and breakdown fee. Additional fees may apply.  

Site Fee Discounts

Discounts are considered on a case-by-case basis based on the mission of your event and your organization type. We always start by sending clients a full quote. If you would like to be considered for a discount, please follow up with your event manager after you receive an initial quote.

Please ask us about our special nonprofit, startup, & BPS pricing! 

Check Out Innovation Studio’s Other Locations in Boston

District Hall Boston

75 Northern Ave in the Seaport

WPI Seaport Innovation Center

303 Congress St, Boston