The Loft is UC San Diego's performance lounge and restaurant where modern design, appetizing bites, and intriguing performance commingle. Whether you're interested in hosting a wedding reception, party, or lecture, The Loft at UC San Diego is the perfect space to design your own experience.
The venue accommodates a variety of event styles including performance, film screenings, lectures, receptions, and parties for up to 220 guests. Food and wine pairings, music playlists, and artistic entertainment are all optional features and fully customizeable. From industry events to seasonal celebrations, we will work with you to ensure the best Loft experience.
Facility Location Setting:
The Loft is based in the heart of the UC San Diego Campus. Close to the main parking structure on Gilman Drive in La Jolla. We are based less than a five minute drive away from both the I-5 freeway, Torrey Pines and La JOlla Shores
Max Number of People for an Event:
Nearest Overnight Accommodations:
Less than 1 mile
Nearest Public Transportation:
Less than 1 mile
Number of Event/Function Spaces:
Number of On-Site Restaurants:
Parking Garage On-site
Proximity of Nearest Ski Area:
Greater than 50 miles
The Handlery Hotel San Diego has built our reputation on a family tradition of hospitality, attention to detail and phenomenal food. With 217 guest rooms and 18 unique event areas encompassing 42,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor space, the Handlery Hotel San Diego is the perfect place to meet or celebrate.
Our location will impress your guests! From its extravagant chandeliers to the waterfall behind our bar this romantic and sophisticated venue is the perfect location for Casual/Formal and Private/Semi Events on our Mezzanine which seats from 10 up to 100 guests and in its entirety 250 guests - reception style 400 guests.
Chef Aliano from Rome, Italy created an unforgettable menu featuring:
Certified Dry Aged Prime Angus Beef
Exclusive Italian Beers
Pastas, Risottos and Desserts.
We are home to one of San Diego's largest and exclusive wine cellars with an in house Sommelier, ask us about some of the rarest wines we offer.
Surprise your guest with our 32oz tomahawk long bone, as we engrave your special message on it. (please call in advance for this request)
Conveniently located one block from the Convention Center and only minutes from any Gaslamp hotel.
Sunset Temple is a unique and intimate space for weddings & special events. With over 6,500 square-feet, our space is the ideal venue for your upcoming wedding, concert, charity fundraiser, artists showcase, banquet, quincenera, luncheon, shower, or other special event.
Equipped with a full kitchen, two bars and VIP mezzanine lounge, Sunset Temple can accommodate groups from 10 – 350 people.
Our ballroom offers a spacious dance floor, set before a unique proscenium stage framed with custom wood accents. The venue is also equipped with state-of-the-art sound and lighting as well as a large screen with rear-facing projector.
Your guests can expect an exceptional experience from our professional staff who are dedicated to making your next function a stunning success!
The perfect spot for your birthday party or small gathering, our Tiki room is a private room overlooking the Atomic Nightclub. With a private entrance and bar it's a great option to celebrate all of life's events. This room can hold up to 40 people and is a great option for your next special occasion.
Located in the heart of the Gaslamp, ATOMIC explodes with an amazing sound and light show. The venue possesses an intimate New York/San Francisco flavor with three unique levels perfect for catering any party of any size.
ATOMIC offers an array of party packages, including all inclusive drinks and food handmade by Michos Gourmet Mexican Tacos, bottle service packages and exclusive drink specials. Please call or email for details.
An elegant and spacious venue in San Diego for wedding, birthday parties, meetings, events, Quinceanera, fashion shows, corporate events, community events, trade shows and more, providing tranquil ambiance, spacious room to accommodate up to 400 guests with multiple cuisines and full bar.
We want to help you plan your special event and make it an elegant, enjoyable and memorable one.
We specialize in coordinating full package Wedding, Birthday parties, Graduation parties, Baby showers, Sweet sixteen parties, Quinceanera parties, Mehndi nights, Corporate events, Bollywood San Diego events or any other event.
Our experienced catering team is here to provide the best catering in San Diego to make sure that your special day will be a memorable one.
Our banquet staff will treat your guests with professional service and attentive care.
Click here to see Quincienera parties at Royal Banquet Miramar / San Diego. https://youtu.be/Fp5f91GlzRM
A beautiful 5000 square feet, high ceiling hall with a fireplace set inside historic adobe structure, within the rolling hills of Bonsall, California just minutes from Fallbrook and Oceanside, California. We are set on a 2 acre property with fruit trees, a rose garden and white peacocks to provide for a truly unique setting. Located in north San Diego County, we are the perfect destination for your wedding or special event.
Quad Ale House is a unique and prime location to host your rehearsal dinner, corporate reception, dinner meeting, lunch or brunch gathering, and so much more. Whatever the occasion, Quad Ale House is ready to celebrate with you! We are located in downtown San Diego in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter on 5th Ave and are within walking distance to all the major hotels and convention center. Our 3rd floor location has large open windows giving you the unique experience of aerial views of 5th Ave and a beautiful view of the lights and life of the city, it is no wonder we call it "Brews with a View".
We are proud to offer a very large variety of local craft beers, craft whiskeys, and beer-infused cocktail specials. Let your guests experience why San Diego is called the "Craft Beer Capital of the World". Our Party Packages are both plentiful and affordable and our selection of San Diego inspired dishes are sure to please each member of your party.
Born in 2015, Quad Ale House will impress your party with it's new and stunning decor. Surrounded by natural wood, our fun and funky, yet classy decor will certainly be a venue to remember. Give us a call today to book your party and let us do all the work!
Attractive, secluded hotel resort perfect for meetings, events, golf tournaments, and weddings located between San Diego and Los Angeles.
Celebrate the most special occasions with your closest family and friends at the Pala Mesa Resort. Our professional and imaginative Catering team will turn your memories of years past into moments that will be remembered for years to come
Social Event Services:
- Baby Showers
- and so much more!
From Corporate Events to Wedding Receptions to Sailing Charters...we create memories that last forever! Four incredible ships, each with personality and possibility. The Maritime Museum of San Diego makes her ships available to clubs, organizations, corporations, conventions, and to private individuals for special events and meetings. The museum provides an event coordinator to assist with the planning and preparation of your special event and will help insure you and your guests have an incredible time.
Planning a Wedding or Quinceañera and looking for a beautiful, affordable hall for a Friday or Saturday that seats up to 300 guests? Our hostess, Blanca Estrada, invites you to make your Wedding Reception or Quinceañera a special one, at historic Mission San Luis Rey Parish. Hall amenities include ample parking, air conditioning, alcohol permitted, catering kitchen, bring your caterer, trash and clean up included.
Over 6,000 square feet, featuring the Mission arches as a separator. Recent hall renovations include beautiful shark gray paint with Panther trim, new kitchen, and elegant women's restrooms. Theatrical sized stage (deep red velvet curtains) with dance floor space in front, round tables for eight. DVD player and networked widescreen HD TV throughout the hall.
When visiting San Diego for a meeting or special event, the Embassy Suites San Diego - La Jolla hotel is perfectly located for all of your business and leisure activities.
Enjoy over 5,000 sq. ft. of flexible event space featuring the Embassy Ballroom as well as the Indulge East which opens outdoors onto a garden patio with casual seating and two fire pits. Our on-site catering can provide you with many options.
San Diego's most unique indoor venue featuring a fully themed banquet and event hall. Glowing trees, highlight a dense forest with magnificent details and lighting elements. Myst is a full service venue including complete DJ, lighting and sound systems, full catering, bar service, photo booth and more.
Relax in accommodations featuring the latest amenities, and high-rise harbor and city views. Meet in 9,000 sq. ft. of conference facilities perfectly suited for any event. Unwind in the outdoor pool with a whirlpool. Savor a seafood platter or sizzling steak in Ariana restaurant at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel San Diego.
Rent the Museum for your Private Event:
Weddings & Anniversaries
Corporate Events & Fundraisers
Bridal Showers & Baby Showers
Indoor Museum Atrium:
100 seated/ 250 reception
Outdoor Discovery Garden:
150 seated/250 reception
Museum Rental Includes:
Use of Indoor Museum, Outdoor Discovery Garden, Classroom, Kitchen, and Restrooms
Rentals available for 2-6 hours
Discounts through Preferred Vendors (Equipment Rentals, Photography, Décor & Florals, Valet Service, and Caterers)
Use of all Museum Hands-On Exhibits
For events under 100 people, permission to bring in own food
Alcohol permitted if served from licensed beverage provider
Pricing starts at $950 for minimum 2 hours
Please contact for quote
50% deposit required to book
San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum is a non-profit organization that serves children ages 0-10, and focuses on these critical years of child development while also encouraging families to learn together. Through professionally designed exhibit spaces and programs, children engage a wide range of concepts about science and world cultures. Whether children are playing musical instruments, putting on costumes to perform, discovering history in an archeological dig box, learning about the amazing world of plants and insects, or building structures out of recycled materials, children are able to combine learning with creativity for an educational experience all their own.
When you book your private event at San Diego Children’s Discovery Museum, proceeds benefit educational programs and exhibits serving San Diego youth.
Questions or Ready to Book?
Complete the online booking form below or contact Events@sdcdm.org to schedule a site visit, check on rental availability and receive an event quote. 50% deposit is required to hold event date.
This is your San Diego Yacht Rental
At Fantasea Yacht Charters we offer affordable boat cruises for up to 40 passengers. Fantasea is a custom-built tri-level San Diego Party Yacht. Period. For most that’s all they need to hear.
You and your guests will love the time they spend on our 65-foot Pleasure Yacht. She departs out of San Diego at Harbor Island.
Complete Flexibility for You
Fantasea accommodates your guests comfortably on scenic daytime or evening cruises throughout San Diego Bay. It’s your chance to experience the beauty of San Diego from the water and to entertain special guests in style and comfort for any type of party. Compare to other San Diego yacht rentals, and you wont find a better package to get your party started.
Your Requests … Answered.
Would you like to have a Bartender , DJ Catering Service? Let us get prices for you or bring your own!
Lots of Interior Room
The large interior is perfect for entertaining parties. The large upper deck is great for formal dinners or sumptuous buffets. Check out the exterior of Fantasea – she has the largest upper deck of any yacht its size. From the awesome view of the skyline from the bow, to the spacious upper deck, you’ll enjoy a complete yachting experience.
Fantasea gives you More
Unlike other Yacht Charters, you have a choice! You can Arrange your own entertainment or catering – or let us make the arrangements for you. The most important factor is your satisfaction, and you are only limited by your imagination. Learn about the Fantasea Standard.
Great for Parties
Our crew knows how to make your event a smooth ride…That means you can enjoy the best dancing on the bay for your gala – event – parties. We offer one of the only true 40 guest yachts in San Diego. Many guests have even brought live entertainment aboard! It also features a sound system for ipod or CD plugin.
Great for Smaller Yacht Weddings
Because of our Experienced and Professional Crew, you’ll receive a well directed cruise. This is especially important when you choose Fantasea for your Wedding. Whether you choose a band or DJ, a formal dinner or buffet, your special day is sure to be unforgettable. A cruise on the San Diego Bay is the most romantic way to begin your lives together.
Puerto La Boca Argentinean Restaurant is located in San Diego, CA. Established in 2005; it brings to Little Italy the taste of world famous Argentinean steaks and wines, great atmosphere and attentive service. You'll find on our menu appetizers, salads, seafood and pastas as well. We have Happy Hour available at our bar area 7 days a week. Outside seating, a small private room and live music every Friday & Saturday.
We are a children's indoor play center located within a 6,000 sf warehouse in Carlsbad with easy access from the 5 freeway. High ceilings, lots of bright natural light, fresh and modern. We are suitable for children's parties, teen dances parties, family events or reunions, corporate family day, holiday parties. You name it we can do it!
We have a full service cafe and coffee bar so the venue can accommodate various refrigeration or catering needs.
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More