The Pannikin Building

The Pannikin Building is a creative event space in downtown San Diego, that offers an old-time beauty only found in some of San Diego’s most historic buildings. With original exposed brick, vaulted ceilings, open beams, and beautiful wood floors, this venue offers a blank canvas for you to envision your next event. The Pannikin Building venue serves as an event space for Wedding Ceremonies & Wedding Receptions, Corporate Events, Networking Events, Special Events, Bat & Bar Mitzvahs, Quinceaneras, Workshops, Birthday Parties, Brand Activation Events, Photoshoots, Video-shoots, Comic Con Event Space and so much more.

Piazzas and Public Spaces

The heart of San Diego’s Little Italy is the Piazza della Famiglia, a 10,000 square-foot Italian-inspired piazza that provides a charming backdrop for any special event with breathtaking views of the San Diego bay and an ambience that emulates Italy. Whether it’s an intimate themed dinner or a large reception for a corporate event, book your next event at this beautiful location. The space is flexible and unlike any event venue in San Diego, providing you with the opportunity to do exclusive buyouts from the surrounding restaurants.

Next Level Sailing

After beating all British sailing yachts in the first race of its kind in 1851, The Yacht Americamade history. Thus was born the famous America’s Cup sailing race that continues to this day. The Yacht America then went on to fight on both sides of the Civil War where she was honored with a new name: USS America. Not only known for making history, The Yacht America is a piece of functional art. The craftsmanship and attention to detail are incredible, making this 139 foot sailing yacht the epitome of luxury. The Yacht America is 139 feet long, 25 feet wide, and 105 feet tall. Step down below to the salon and enjoy the smell of rich mahogany amid comfortable leather sofas. This venue is fully equipped with a fine commercial galley, more than adequate for experienced caterers and chefs to present a first class meal on any occasion. The Yacht America can be used for weddings, bachelor or bachelorette parties, birthdays, anniversaries, reunions, and corporate events.

Liberty Station

Liberty Station has a multitude of venues to choose from including outdoor, indoor, and experiential spaces for you to choose from.

Outdoor venues are open spaces that can be reserved for large festivals-holding thousands of people, intimate weddings and more!


Liberty Station Conference Center

This 7,700 square foot hall is a wonderful space to hold conferences and other similar type events for groups of 120 to 500 plus.  The Main Hall seats 360 people comfortably at round tables. In theater/lecture style seating the Main Hall can seat 500 attendees.

Marston House Museum & Gardens

The historic beauty of the Marston House Museum and Gardens in Balboa Park offers a lovely setting for weddings, corporate functions and other special events. The lush manicured gardens and towering trees make this historical monument a perfect setting for a garden wedding or special event.

The picturesque gardens accommodate up to 200 guests for a wedding ceremony. Features that include formal and rustic gardens, teahouse, fountain backdrop and beautiful historic landscaping have made this the wedding site choice for generations of San Diegans.

Spanish Village Art Center/Balboa Park

Discover San Diego’s coveted secret for art lovers at the Spanish Village Art Center (SVAC). Situated between the Zoo and the Natural History Museum in the heart of Balboa Park, the flowering bougainvilleas and multi-colored cobblestones escort you into the Villages center courtyard. There you will enjoy artwork of over 200 artisans and craftspeople showcasing their work in and about 37 colorful working artist studios and galleries.  The Patio of the SVAC is both a charming and historic event venue. Your guests can enjoy a night under the stars in our beautifully lit patio. This venue can accommodate upwards of 500 guests and can be featured for a wedding, corporate, or any other sort of special event!


Mingei International Museum

Mingei International Museum is located in the west end of historic Balboa Park, on the Plaza de Panama. The Museum features dynamic, changing exhibitions of folk art, craft and design from all cultures of the world, displayed throughout six beautiful galleries. The Mingei provides a a wide verity of unique locations to rent for an event, from the museum to the balconies overlooking the Plaza de Panama, to an intimate Garden Courtyard.

San Diego Museum of Us

The Museum of Us is the ideal space for your next special event. Set your sights on the landmark California Building, with its majestic tower and tiled dome. Your guests can assemble among the distinctive exhibits of the spacious Museum Rotunda and second-floor mezzanines. The Museum of Us has two additional unique spaces: the Saint Francis Chapel (100-year-old Spanish Chapel — an unexpected jewel in our iconic setting) and the California Tower (perfect for proposals with the idyllic backdrop and romantic views of San Diego and beyond).

Natural History Museum

The San Diego Natural History Museum is located in beautiful Balboa Park, just minutes from downtown, and offers a unique and memorable venue for any event. It is the ideal location for private corporate and non-profit events, weddings, proms, film screenings, meetings and more. Multi-level exhibition and event spaces allow you and your guests to explore galleries that bring the natural world to life while enjoying an unforgettable evening.