Betty H. Reckas Cultural Center

5761 East Colorado Street, Long Beach, CA
Max Capacity: 400 people
This Newly Renovated Event Venue in Long Beach has both indoor & outdoor spaces to hold your ceremony and a Gorgeous Ballroom for your Reception. The Outdoor area feels like you’re standing in a Cobblestone Courtyard on a Greek Island Surrounded by Beautiful white Buildings. The Banquet Halls Foyer has Travertine Tile and Includes a Large Bar with Dark Wood, Mirrored Back, Glass Shelves & Granite Counter. Through the Foyer you enter the Main Ballroom with High Ceilings and four Gorgeous Grand Chandeliers. The Room Features a Large Charming Fireplace that is a Great area for a Head Table or Lounge Furniture. The Room also Features Tall windows facing the west, stunning Lighting and Decorative Door & Wall Treatments.
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Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 200  
$1,440-$7,200 /event
Brand New Banquet Hall for Rent. We offer full catering and service packages, or bring your own food and drink. Our newly remodeled Banquet Hall is located in Ontario and has over 4,000 sq ft of space. With Victorian style decor that has a modern look and seats up to 150 guests. Our Package will provide you with all the necessities to enjoy a stress-free day. This package can include a delicious organic gourmet meal, great customer service from our wonderful staff, set-up and clean up, and so much more for additional price or simply rent the hall. With our rental, you bring in your own caterer and it gives you all the basics to create your own event from scratch. We have a variety of options. Please contact us to schedule a viewing or answer any questions you may have.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 600  
$18-$45 /person
Our two-story Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood at Universal CityWalk has been impressing visitors and locals alike since 1996. From outside, you’ll marvel at the Taj Mahal-influenced building and the giant guitar fountain that serves as a CityWalk landmark. As you enter, you’ll be immersed in a world of authentic music history with famous guitars, clothes worn by your favorite artists, and a revolving 1957 classic car perched over the center bar. Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood at Universal CityWalk is your source for a relaxed, fun, music-inspired event. Whether you need to feed and entertain a group of traveling kids, or want to throw an epic, grown-up birthday bash, our experienced event-planning staff is here to make sure your party is a smashing success. Our Hard Rock Cafe can accommodate nearly 500 guests for a seated event or up to 600 guests for a reception-style function. The main floor seats 250 guests and our second floor Mezzanine level can seat 170 and features a fully stocked bar and kitchen, making it the perfect space for any semi-private event. We also offer two outdoor patios for private events.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 146  
$750-$3,000 /event
Newport Beach Christmas Boat Parade Of Lights is the premier holiday event in southern California. For over 110 years the Newport Beach Boat Parade has dazzled spectators. The boat parade in Newport Beach began as a 9 boat affair during the turn of the 20th century and has grown into hundreds of ships and homes in full décor with dazzling light displays and over 2 million people viewing the each year. The decor and amazing light displays begin early in December running throughout the month and into the new year. The parade takes place over 5 nights on third week in December with this year's parade is from December 19-December 23 2018. Holiday parties either set to the back drop of the Newport Christmas Boat Parade or dates throughout December will be treated to amazing light displays, decorated ships, and all the decor that has made Newport Beach one of the top 10 holiday happenings in the nation reported by the New York Times. Newport Landing provides ship rentals for holiday parities of all sizes with a large selection of yachts & ships with many types of amenities. Our event team has years of experience with holiday parties and understands the best formats to ensure your holiday event exceeds expectations and is a complete success.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 700  
$30-$200 /person
Two Bit Circus, an experiential entertainment company, is the world’s first Micro-Amusement Park™ in downtown Los Angeles! In the 38,000 square foot building, people of all ages will be brought together, elbow-to-elbow, to play amid an ever-changing landscape of immersive entertainment; including multi-person virtual reality, narrative-based escape/story rooms, indie arcades, molecular mixology and - of course - liberal use of lasers and robots.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 250  
$30 /person
Our Four Level Brick and stucco building Is located in Historic Downtown Pomona on Antique Row. Our Ballroom can accommodate up to 200 banquet style and 400 cocktail style. Your experience is only enhanced by the service and environment that makes your event go off without a hitch. Our staff tries to make every moment of your celebration memorable and special, from planning every last detail to throw the perfect party. So many selections of rooms under one roof.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 500
 
$3,000-$4,000 /event
If you are planning a Wedding reception, Business meeting, Birthday party or any event, the Planes of Fame Event Venue offers your group an opportunity to step back in time! Our beautiful Maloney Hanger transforms into a wedding venue, banquet hall or reception hall large enough to host up to 320 people for a sit-down dinner. From 10 to over 500 people, we can tailor our facility to suit your occasion! We look forward to working with you to ensure your event is delightful. Think of us for your next reunion, company party, annual meeting, reception, corporate meeting, retirement, birthday, holiday party, anniversary, wedding, and club meeting! We are a non profit 501 (c)(3) organization that has grown for the past 57 years through donations.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 700  
Located at the Hollywood & Highland Center beside the world-famous Dolby Theater and just steps away from the TCL Chinese Theater and Hollywood’s Walk of Fame, the Hard Rock Cafe on Hollywood Boulevard offers high-energy entertainment and a world-class menu. Our 20,000-square-foot cafe includes spacious seating, a live music area, a bar, and two retail stores offering Hard Rock Cafe’s limited-edition merchandise. Plan a flawless and unforgettable event worthy of a star at Hard Rock Cafe Hollywood on Hollywood BLVD. Our 20,000-sq.-ft. venue has plenty of room for your small or large event, from intimate business meetings, Corporate parties, fundraising galas,rehearsal dinners as well as rocking bar mitzvahs and birthday parties. During your event, guests will enjoy dishes from our made-from-scratch menu and handmade cocktails as well as a unique, interactive experience on the Rock Wall that lets them peruse Hard Rock’s extensive collection of music memorabilia. You can customize menus, merchandise, and audiovisual equipment to make your event one no one will ever forget.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 125  
$20-$40 /person
Industrial Chic meets Country Charm. Four Bricks is the perfect place to host your special day. With a gorgeous open kitchen layout, 2 patios, and warmth galore. Your guests will be asking how you found this hidden gem. Rent the space only or enjoy elegant appetizer bars or full meals from our accomplished chefs. Our team will work one on one with you to create a menu that wows. The gracious and friendly service staff takes your event to the next level ensuring even the smallest details are taken care of with a smile.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 140  
$200-$900 /event
Conveniently located minutes from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel LAX – El Segundo is situated in El Segundo's premier business district. Our welcoming staff will greet you with a warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie. Local businesses, including Mattel, Boeing and Oracle, are only a short distance from our hotel. Relax in comfort in one of 215 non-smoking guest rooms, with smoking and non-smoking options available. Watch a favorite program or a movie on a 37-inch flat-screen TV with HD channels. Each room features a refrigerator and a laptop safe. Start the day right with a workout in the fitness room followed by a quick bite or a full hot breakfast at the East Grand Bar & Grille or your room. End the day with a refreshing dip in the heated outdoor pool or a relaxing soak in the whirlpool spa. Consider holding an event or meeting in our 4,513 sq. ft. of flexible venue space which feature plenty of natural light, A/V and catering capabilities. Each meeting room is located on the first floor, making breakout sessions navigable for your attendees. The 1,720 sq. ft. Pacific Palisades room is divisible into four configurations to accommodate various setups and also offers a direct entrance from the parking lot.
Serving the Long Beach, CA Area
Capacity: 600  
$55 /person
In the heart of the Cahuenga Corridor, sits a premiere cultured nightclub and Hollywood staple, Station1640. The theme and decor of Station1640 is inspired by the underground subways of New York City. An all-encompassing artistic take-over by Los Angeles' most epic graffiti artists was enlisted by GuerillaOne with a top-tier roster of world renowned artists including: Retna, Slick, Wrdsth, Sebastien Walker of Seventh Letter, Risk, Sponto founder of BornXRaised, Jim Evans aka Taz and more. Eat | Drink | Play | Dance Station1640 has now launched it's own Restaurant and is open for Happy Hour Tuesday - Friday 6pm - 10pm. We have TV, Live music, Live Streaming, Games, and Video Game Packages. The venue is surrounded by cultured history mixed with the glamour of the neighborhood's newest moneyed residents including DREAM Hotel, W Hotel, TAO Group, and a fashionable crop of new developments.