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La Jolla/Pacific Beach Event Venues

Darlington House Venue

Darlington House

(Indoor, Outdoor, Courtyard Setting) 1925 Seville-style villa blocks from the ocean in La Jolla, elegantly decorated interior, brick patios lined with rose gardens and other foliage.
Phone (858) 454-7625
Soledad Club Venue

Soledad Club

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Delight in the endless views of the city of San Diego, Pacific Ocean, beaches, pools or escape into nature for a walk through Kate Sessions Park.
Contact: Renee Hirsh, Phone (858) 405-9734
La Jolla Cove Bridge Club Venue

La Jolla Cove Bridge Club

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Beautiful setting in La Jolla Cove, with ocean view, seating inside, and an outdoor patio perfect for dancing.
Contact: Tom Sauer, Phone (858) 257 7229
Birch Aquarium at Scripps Venue

Birch Aquarium at Scripps

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) The tide-pool patio provides a beautiful outdoor setting; the indoor galleria is perfect for cocktail receptions, meetings or dinners; and the spacious outdoor courtyard is exceptionally versatile. All three areas provide sensational ocean and sunset views.
Phone (858) 534-3474
Scripps Forum Venue

Scripps Forum

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Consisting of a full auditorium, four separate conference rooms, break-out areas, and garden plaza, the Scripps Seaside Forum will meet your every need.
Contact: Venue Rentals, Phone (858)534-5604
Contemporary Art Museum Venue

Contemporary Art Museum

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Unique venue with spectacular ocean views and distinctive architectural design, indoor facilities and garden settings.
Contact: Eric Reichman, Phone (858) 454 3541 x166
Martin Johnson House Venue

Martin Johnson House

(Indoor, Outdoor) Hold your special event in our historic cottage under lush cypress trees on the century-old Scripps Institution of Oceanography campus, overlooking La Jolla's beautiful coastline
Contact: Scripps Venue Rentals , Phone (858) 534-5604
Congregation Beth Israel Venue

Congregation Beth Israel

(Indoor) Beautiful indoor facilities located in the Golden Triangle.
Contact: Administration/Clergy Office, Phone (858) 535-1111
La Jolla Community Center Venue

La Jolla Community Center

(Indoor) Convenient indoor facility.
Contact: Office, Phone (858) 459-0831
La Jolla Presbyterian Church Venue

La Jolla Presbyterian Church

(Indoor, Outdoor) Located right in the heart of beautiful La Jolla.
Contact: Lori Thrower, Phone (858) 729-5551
Congregation Beth El Venue

Congregation Beth El

(Indoor) Located in hills of La Jolla, Kosher kitchen.
Contact: Office, Phone (858) 452-1734
Good Samaritan Episcopal Ch. Venue

Good Samaritan Episcopal Ch.

(Indoor) Indoor facilities surrounded by beautifully landscaped meditation gardens.
Contact: Office, Phone (858) 458-1501
The Venu Venue

The Venu

(Indoor, Outdoor) 4800 sq. ft. Hospitality Tent with a dance floor, awesome audio and lighting system plus up to 45,000 sq. ft. of outdoor area.
Contact: Greg Welker, Phone (858) 622-6613


Balboa Event Venues

Japanese Friendship Garden Venue

Japanese Friendship Garden

(Outdoor, Garden Setting) Explore the lush manicured landscapes, winding pathways, ancient lanterns, tranquil waterfall and Koi Pond of the Japanese Friendship Garden. The Garden is the perfect balance of Zen and style along with a spectacular location to make your event truly unforgettable.
Contact: Christina Zakimi or Jennifer, Phone (619) 232-2780
Museum of Photographic Arts Venue

Museum of Photographic Arts

(Indoor) Situated along the Prado in historic Balboa Park, MoPA offers a sophisticated venue for events and provides guests with a rare opportunity to privately view MoPA’s impressive exhibition galleries while dining and socializing.
Contact: Melissa Pfeiffer, Phone (619) 238-7559 x290
Casa del Prado Patio B Venue

Casa del Prado Patio B

(Outdoor, Courtyard Setting) The courtyard provides a large open area with scenic views of the twin domes of the adjacent theatre, the Botanical Building gardens to the west and the historic Morton Bay Fig tree in front of the Natural History Museum to the East.
Contact: Permit Center, Phone (619) 235-1169
San Diego Air & Space Museum Venue

San Diego Air & Space Museum

(Indoor) Unique site with antique plane hanging from the center of the spacious room and interactive activities.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 234-8291 x117
SD Natural History Museum Venue

SD Natural History Museum

(Indoor) Spaces include a four-story soaring atrium that can accommodate 2000 guests or a rooftop area offering a spectacular city view.
Contact: Front Desk, Phone (619) 255-0182
San Diego Museum of Man Venue

San Diego Museum of Man

(Indoor) This museum boasts spectacular interior and exterior architecture that lends to dramatic production and design possibilities for any size event.
Contact: Teri Saffon, Phone (619) 239-2001 x15
Spanish Village Art Center Venue

Spanish Village Art Center

(Outdoor) Historic village featuring artists working in studios - unique outdoor locale for any event.
Phone (619) 233-9050
San Diego Automotive Museum Venue

San Diego Automotive Museum

(Indoor) Historic venue built in 1935, unique venue with cars from yesteryears.
Contact: Paula, Phone (619) 398-0308
San Diego Art Institute Venue

San Diego Art Institute

(Indoor) Modern, eclectic museum setting in the heart of Balboa Park.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 236-0011
San Diego History Center Venue

San Diego History Center

(Indoor) San Diego History Center is located in San Diego’s historic Balboa Park. Consisting of a beautiful grand atrium and five different galleries, this museum is ideal for a unique private event. Also inside the museum are the Large Education Center, the Hans & Margaret Doe Small Education Center and the Thornton Theatre, perfect for meetings, lectures or small conferences.
Contact: Event Coordinator, Phone (619) 232-6203 x 109
Fleet Science Center Venue

Fleet Science Center

(Indoor, Outdoor)
Indoor Venue with an Outdoor Patio. Our galleries provide the perfect ambiance for an elaborate sit-down dinner, cocktail reception, corporate event, awards banquet, dancing and more. The fleet is also ideal for outdoor receptions. There a meeting space for lectures, board meetings, small group presentations and luncheons.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 685-5761
Balboa Park Club Venue

Balboa Park Club

(Indoor) The historic Balboa Park Club building was first constructed for the park’s 1915 exposition to house the state of New Mexico’s exhibits. It was later remodeled and enlarged for the 1935 exposition. It was during this period that sculptor Frederick Schweigardt and painter Belle Baraceneau created their striking fountain and mural which adorn the building’s grand foyer.
Contact: Permit Center, Phone (619) 235-1169
San Diego Museum of Art Venue

San Diego Museum of Art

(Indoor, Courtyard Setting) An event at the San Diego Museum of Art is not only a memorable experience, but also helps the Museum continue its mission of enriching lives through art. Events may coincide with the Museum's exciting exhibition schedule and docent tours are available upon request, pending availability.
Contact: Special Events Manager, Phone (619) 696-1924
Veterans Museum/Memorial Venue

Veterans Museum/Memorial

(Indoor) The museum offers facility use for your event in a beautiful and historical setting. Many of the event rooms are available day or night. The Main Chapel is an ideal and beautiful setting for virtually any event. Our featured special exhibit gallery is a wonderful addition for a main chapel event. The gallery space is perfect for beverage service area or a small buffet. Also available are the Military Women's History Room and the Lower Level Meeting Room.
Contact: Event Director, Phone 619-239-2300


Central San Diego Event Venues

San Diego Woman's Club Venue

San Diego Woman's Club

(Indoor) The historic San Diego Woman's Club is located next to Balboa Park. Our beautiful historic colonial-style Clubhouse is also wheelchair accessible. There is a large stage and spacious solid maple wooden floor, perfect for dinners and dancing. Private rooms for meetings and a lovely reception/lounge area are additional amenities. There is also an on-site kitchen and catering services.
Contact: Office, Phone (619) 234-0510
Heritage Park Venue

Heritage Park

(Outdoor) Surrounded by the restored Victorian homes, it is a unique and beautiful setting.
Contact: Reservations, Phone (858) 565-3600
Temple Emanu-El Venue

Temple Emanu-El

(Indoor, Courtyard Setting) A Reform Synagogue in the Del Cerro area of San Diego.
Contact: Office, Phone (619) 286-2555
St. Paul's Cathedral Venue

St. Paul's Cathedral

(Indoor, Outdoor, Courtyard Setting) The Great Hall was built in 1928 and, designed like a medieval banqueting hall, can accommodate 130 dinner guests for any special event. St. Paul’s can recommend caterers, florists, photographers or DJs to ensure your event is professionally managed. An exterior courtyard, opened by Queen Elizabeth II, following her visit to St. Paul’s, is also available for use. With ample parking nearby, The Cathedral, Great Hall and Queen’s Courtyard provides our community with one of the most magical venues in the city.
Contact: Canon Brooks Mason, Phone (619) 298-7261 x325
Junipero Serra Museum Venue

Junipero Serra Museum

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views, Courtyard Setting)
Junípero Serra Museum, located in Presidio Park, is an ideal setting for a stunning and upscale event. The striking mission-style building, constructed in 1929 is perched atop a hill above San Diego’s historic Old Town. The museum boasts a spectacular view overlooking the City and the Pacific Ocean and offers a partially covered loggia for an outdoor event and an interior gallery for a more intimate setting.
Contact: Event Coordinator, Phone (619) 232-6203 x 109


Coronado & South Bay Event Venues

Coronado Community Center Venue

Coronado Community Center

(Indoor, Ocean Views) This community room is a popular venue for events that accommodates up to 250 people with a fully equipped kitchen and spectacular views of Glorietta Bay. Perfect for weddings, receptions, galas, and other gatherings.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 522-2455
Living Coast Discovery Center Venue

Living Coast Discovery Center

(Indoor, Outdoor) Natural setting, peaceful atmosphere.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 409-5900
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Downtown Event Venues

USS Midway Museum Venue

USS Midway Museum

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Aboard a aircraft carrier - unique downtown location and 360-degree view - hangars or flight deck venues.
Contact: Pat Pfohl, Phone (619) 398-8257
Private Yachts Venue

Private Yachts

(Outdoor, Ocean Views) Rent a private yacht for your special event.
Contact: Warren Allan, Phone (858)922-3522
Embarcadero Marina Park Venue

Embarcadero Marina Park

(Outdoor, Ocean Views)
Grassy, waterfront area within walking distance of Downtown's Seaport Village.
Contact: Park Permits, Phone (619) 686-6200
Contemporary Art Museum Venue

Contemporary Art Museum

(Indoor) The Jacobs and Copley Buildings can be used for special events in combination or separately. The Strauss Gallery and Figi Family Concourse can comfortably accommodate large groups for standing receptions with a distinctly urban flare. The Berglund Room, with its adjoining Woods Terrace, is a dynamic venue for meetings, lectures, and more intimate gatherings.
Contact: Eric Reichman, Phone (858) 454-3541 x166
The New Children's Museum Venue

The New Children's Museum

(Indoor) Come and play at the Museum for your next corporate event, holiday party or special occasion. Allow your guests to experience three floors of fun and creativity, sure to provide a memorable event.
Contact: Liz Zajd, Phone (619) 795-1698
San Diego Central Library Venue

San Diego Central Library

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views, Courtyard Setting) Whether it is for a business meeting, a wedding, or holiday party, the new San Diego Central Library @ Joan and Irwin Jacobs Common has many highly desirable special event spaces for rent.
Contact: Special Events Office, Phone (619) 236-5800 Phone (858) 454-7625
Adventuress Catamaran Sailing Venue

Adventuress Catamaran Sailing

(Outdoor, Ocean Views) The Adventuress is a gorgeous 60 foot sailing catamaran available for private charter. It can accommodate up to 48 guests. Her beautiful teak interior and spacious outdoor decks are sure to impress. At 60 feet in length and 32 feet in the beam (wide), the Adventuress has more deck space than most 100 foot yachts.
Contact: Events, Phone (619) 781-7100


East County Event Venues

La Mesa Community Center Venue

La Mesa Community Center

(Indoor, Rural Views)
Located in MacArthur Park, this spacious air conditioned room opens onto large patios with vine covered brick columns and a view to the golf course.
Contact: Facilities Specialist, Phone (619) 667-1307
Ronald Reagan Community Ctr Venue

Ronald Reagan Community Ctr

(Indoor, Outdoor)
Facilities are ideally suited for receptions, meetings, seminars, and other special events.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (619) 441-1673
Hazy Meadow Ranch Venue

Hazy Meadow Ranch

(Outdoor, Rural Views) Treat your group to a fun and memorable, Western Country themed event at Hazy Meadow Ranch's Meadow Gulch. Surrounded by majestic mountains, in the unspoiled El Monte River Valley.
Contact: Events, Phone (619) 561-7050
Lakeside Community Center Venue

Lakeside Community Center

(Indoor, Rural Views)
Venue sits on the shore of Lindo Lake, which provides a scenic background for your event.
Contact: Events, Phone (619) 443-9176
Alpine Community Center Venue

Alpine Community Center

(Indoor)
The Alpine Community Center is a beautiful facility nestled in the scenic foothills of the Cuyamaca Mountains. Enjoy our quiet rural setting and peaceful atmosphere.
Contact: Facility Rentals, Phone (619) 445-7330
Lake Jennings Venue

Lake Jennings

(Indoor, Outdoor, Rural Views) Now you can have your youth or adult retreat, corporate meeting, wedding, birthday, company BBQ, or other special event at beautiful Lake Jennings! Rentals are available weekdays or weekends.
Contact: Rental Coordinator, Phone (619) 390-1623


North County Coastal Event Venues

Powerhouse Community Center Venue

Powerhouse Community Center

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views) Perched on a bluff overlooking the ocean with cool, trellis-covered verandas with perfectly framed views of palm trees, the Powerhouse has become one of the finest and most beautiful public facilities anywhere.
Contact: Liza Rogers, Phone (858) 755-1524
Seagrove Park Venue

Seagrove Park

(Outdoor, Ocean Views) This beautiful and intimate park, with dramatic views, is on a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean.
Contact: Liza Rogers, Phone (858) 755-1524
St Elizabeth Seton Catholic Ch. Venue

St Elizabeth Seton Catholic Ch.

(Indoor, Courtyard Setting) Nestled in the rolling hills near historic Carlsbad. The perfect setting to complete any special occasion. Furnished with state-of-the-art technology and full-service amenities.
Contact: Greg Picone, Phone (760) 607-5025
Temple Solel Venue

Temple Solel

(Indoor, Outdoor, Courtyard Setting)
Beautiful courtyard and social hall with Kosher kitchen.
Contact: Main Office, Phone (760) 436-0654
Carlsbad Seapointe Resort Venue

Carlsbad Seapointe Resort

(Indoor, Outdoor, Ocean Views)
Beachy-chic clubhouse offers unparalleled ocean view perched atop the Pacific Ocean.
Contact: Brenda Doyle, Phone (760) 827-3230
Temple Beth Am Venue

Temple Beth Am

(Indoor, Outdoor)
Indoor and outdoor reception sites with Kosher kitchen.
Contact: Michael Moskowitz, Phone (858) 481-8454
San Diego Botanic Garden Venue

San Diego Botanic Garden

(Outdoor, Garden Setting) Formerly Quail Botanical Gardens, San Diego Botanic Garden has rapidly become San Diego County's location of choice for a unique, picturesque and memorable outdoor wedding. With a mild year-round climate, the Gardens can be assured temperate most times of the year. We offer daytime weddings all year long and sunset weddings from April through October.
Contact: Events Department, Phone (760) 436-3036 x206


North County Inland Event Venues

Rancho Bernardo Courtyard Venue

Rancho Bernardo Courtyard

(Outdoor, Courtyard Setting)
Landscaped courtyard with fountain featuring Spanish architecture.
Contact: Events, Phone (760) 644-0589
Fairbanks Ranch Clubhouse Venue

Fairbanks Ranch Clubhouse

(Indoor, Outdoor)
Beautiful facility in the heart of Fairbanks Ranch. Requires residency or sponsorship by a resident of Fairbanks Ranch.
Contact: Crescent Jakubs, Phone (858) 756-4793
Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club Venue

Rancho Santa Fe Garden Club

(Indoor, Outdoor, Garden Setting)
Elegantly landscaped garden for outdoor wedding and indoor reception - corner of La Granada and Avenida de Acacias.
Contact: Facility Rentals, Phone (858) 481-3081
Bates Nut Farm Venue

Bates Nut Farm

(Outdoor, Rural Views)
Create your own event on our farm. We have 20 acres that works great for parking and space to have the event of your choice. We have a smaller stage and dance area that works great for weddings, anniversaries, birthday parties, retirement parties, church picnics, and western hoe-downs.
Contact: Sue Armstrong, Phone (760) 749-3333
Rancho Buena Vista Adobe Venue

Rancho Buena Vista Adobe

(Outdoor)
The Rancho Buena Vista’s hacienda style adobe and surrounding courtyard provide an enchanting backdrop for the perfect celebration. The adobe grounds are lushly landscaped with antique roses, native plants and fruit trees creating a charming vignette for a grand affair.
Contact: Santos Callejas, Phone (760) 643-5268
Orfila Winery Venue

Orfila Winery

(Outdoor, Rural Views)
Fully landscaped event areas with manicured lawns and flowering gardens with spectacular views of San Pasqual Valley and our cascading vineyards.The Vineyard Courtyard features a beautiful white canopy framed with sparkling lights.
Contact: Special Events, Phone (760) 738-6500 x24
Optimist Club of Vista Venue

Optimist Club of Vista

(Indoor, Outdoor) Beautiful, private hillside facility surrounded by 7½ acres with scenic views of rolling hills ample parking, marble entry foyer, and hardwood dance floor.
Contact: Events, Phone (760) 598-5907
Boys & Girls Club of San Marcos Venue

Boys & Girls Club of San Marcos

(Indoor) Large capacity party venue, great for fundraisers and other corporate events as well as weddings and special events.
Contact: Office, Phone (760) 471-2490 x302
Temple Adat Shalom Venue

Temple Adat Shalom

(Indoor, Outdoor, Courtyard Setting) 1925 Seville-style villa blocks from the ocean in La Jolla, elegantly decorated interior, brick patios lined with rose gardens and other foliage.
Phone (858) 454-7625
Bandy Canyon Ranch Venue

Bandy Canyon Ranch

(Indoor, Outdoor, Rural Views, Courtyard Setting, Poolside Setting) Enjoy your cocktail reception poolside, or choose to entertain in the spacious 1930's adobe lodge or on our charming terrace with its stone fireplace. For those wishing to share their nuptials we offer use of our elegant gazebo. We warmly welcome the opportunity to present you and your guests an ideal and unique environment for your next corporate or private event.
Contact: Office, Phone (760) 871-6494
Hampton Inn Venue

Hampton Inn

(Indoor) Whether you're planning a corporate meeting or need accommodations for a family reunion or your child's sporting group, we're delighted to offer you easy planning and booking tools to make the process quick and organized.
Contact: Front Desk, Phone (858) 391-1222