Host Your Event in Sharky's
SHARKY’S RESERVATION POLICY
Sharky’s Game Room is available for parties, socials, group retreats, meetings, receptions, and other events. Your reservation allows you free use of all games and equipment, including four billiards tables, two table tennis tables, air hockey, four televisions and DDR (Dance Dance Revolution). Enjoy Xbox 360 and Wii in our large-screen electronic gaming lounge, while selecting from our library of nearly 60 games. The maximum capacity for a Sharky’s event is 75 people.
A standard reservation in Sharky’s Game Room is considered open to the public. If you wish to make your event private, meaning that only your guests may enter Sharky's during an event, an additional $5 per hour will be added to the bill. Private events are not available 6-7:30 p.m. Sunday-Thursday, after 6 p.m. on Fridays, and after 7 p.m. on Saturdays.
Please reserve Sharky’s at least 3 business days before your event, in order to ensure adequate staffing. The reservation delegate for a student organization, campus office or department may make a reservation at https://events.uncw.edu/virtualemscampus/.
Off-campus businesses and community organizations may email email@example.com to inquire about reservations. Please indicate your date and time preferences.
No outside food or beverages are allowed to be brought into Sharky's for your reservation. All food service must be provided by the UNCW Catering or Sharky's. When you reserve a space, make sure you indicate that you will be serving food or benerages. As soon as you have a confirmed space reservation, contact Campus Catering at 910-962-3600 or firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Sharky's to make your food service arrangements.
SHARKY'S RENTAL FEES
Group 1: UNCW Registered Student Organizations and University Departments: $25 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours. Add $5 per hour for a private event.
Group 2: UNCW Registered Student Organizations and University Departments charging an admissions or registration fee. A non-university group sponsored by a university organization/department in which the university is the sole contact and responsible party: $35 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours. Add $5 per hour for a private event.
Group 3: Off Campus Groups: $45 per hour for a minimum of 2 hours. Add $5 per hour for a private event.
POPCORN AT SHARKY’S
If you wish to include popcorn in your Sharky's room rental, we provide popcorn servings in 25 bag increments. Sharky’s staff will make and serve the popcorn at our counter.
Sharky’s Popcorn 25 Regular Bags: $25 (Maximum is 6 orders: 150 bags for $150).
The customer will be provided with popcorn during the Sharky's event. Customer must pre-order. Each unit order is 25 bags. Customer may pre-order up to 6 units (150 bags of popcorn).
RENT SHARKY’S MOBILE POPCORN MACHINE
Departments and student organizations can rent the Sharky's popcorn machine for your event in the Fisher Student Center, Fisher University Union, Warwick Center, Burney Center or Amphitheater!
Mobile Popcorn Machine Rental: $31.00 for events up to 2 hours. $8 per additional hour.
Machine must be picked up at Sharky's, unless you also select the optional Mobile Popcorn Machine Staff.
Sharky’s Popcorn 25 Regular Bags: $25 (Maximum is 6 orders: 150 bags for $150) The customer will be provided with popcorn, oil,and bags. Customer must pre-order. Each unit order is 25 bags of popcorn. Customer may pre-order up to 6 units (150 bags of popcorn).
Mobile Popcorn Machine Staff (optional): $27 for events up to 2 hours. $9.00 per additional hour.
A Sharky's staff member will to deliver popcorn machine to event, cook popcorn and serve popcorn to your guests.