Writers Boot Camp

2525 Michigan Ave, Bldg 1 Santa Monica, CA
Max Capacity: 350 people
Guests are welcomed by a spacious outdoor courtyard, leading to a reception lounge that opens directly into the main event space. The main event space accommodates 300 people for a cocktail reception and seats 150 for a sit down dinner. Capacity indoor: up to 350 guests, and outdoor: up to 200 additional guests. Availability: 7 days/ nights a week There are two restrooms inside the facility, with others available at Bergamot Station. For outdoor cooking, you may bring a grill. Smoking is outside only. Proof of insurance is required. Security & support staff are required depending on the size of the event. We have a prep kitchen only, so no cooking. We have a standard lighting & electrical capacity. Amplified music is permitted, indoors only. We are fully wheelchair accessible.
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: All Major Credit Cards accepted
  • Facility Location Setting: Located in the distinguished art community of Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, Writers Boot Camp Headquarters offers the ideal setting for your next premiere/wrap party, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, corporate seminar, workshop, holiday party, and other functions.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 350
  • Nearest Airport: 11-15 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 1
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 0
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: Greater than 50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 11-15 miles
  • Seating Capacity: 250
  • Special Features: outdoor/indoor space. Creative, open, well lit, fully equipped with DJ booth, over head projector/screen/ stage/
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 6,500
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 2,500
  • Year Built: 1989
  • Year Renovated: 2008
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