The Watershed

5350 S. Lakeshore Drive, Tempe, AZ
Max Capacity: 500 people
The Watershed is situated on a 52 acre lake with over 4,000 square feet of lakeside patio and a spacious interior that boasts lake views from every seat. We pride ourselves on providing a unique, vacation-like experience in the heart of Tempe. Scratch Cooking, 20 Drafts, Inspired Cocktails, Boat Rides, Games, Flat Screens, Entertainment and ample parking are just a few of the many features you’ll discover that make The Watershed the ideal location to bring your next wedding, party, event or fundraiser. The Watershed’s Party and Events team specializes in Reunions, Business Dinners and Happy Hours, Wedding Receptions/Ceremonies, Rehearsal Dinners, Networking, Fundraisers, Birthdays, Retirements, Showers, Sports Viewing Parties, Graduations and virtually any other reason to bring groups together. Reserve our Lakeside Lawn Patio, Captain’s Lounge, South Perch, Center Fireplace, Lake Deck, The Bar or book the entire restaurant.
Recommendations
Location
Neighborhood
Venue Style
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 750  
$25-$115 /person
Phoenix venues If you could paint a picture of the perfect event, what would it look like? What elements would you include for a successful business conference, alumni gathering or holiday celebration? How about market-fresh catering menus designed to delight guests, stellar service that has your back at every moment from set-up to breakdown and 15,000 square feet of fabulous, flexible space including our swank rooftop oasis, Lustre Rooftop Bar. Paired with a coveted CityScape location in the heart of downtown Phoenix near major sports stadiums, theaters, cultural attractions, government offices and Arizona State University, it’s the picture-perfect choice for your next special event.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 450  
$20-$60 /person
We are Social Tap. The premiere destination for private events in Old Town Scottsdale. We have a strong emphasis on house-made American and Mexican cuisine with a focus on local craft beer. We believe that good food and drinks are meant to be shared with friends. With over 24 beers on tap, craft cocktails, and our scratch made menu, we can accommodate any size group and gathering. We are here to help you throw an amazing event whether it’s a business meeting, a casual gathering, or a formal celebration. Social Tap has four spaces available that can accommodate anywhere from 15-450 people. Flexibility paired with quality service are hallmarks of our private dining events. Our staff will work with you to ensure every details is taken care of before your guests arrive.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 500
 
Music Inspired venue down to the finest detail. Stage Bar, 100+ beers on tap, diverse menu with full customization available. Multiple Rooms available for semi-private & private events. Experience in hosting corporate retreats & meetings to social events such as retirement parties, bachelor/ette parties & beyond.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 1800  
Main Event Entertainment is an expanding, Dallas-based company that was founded in 1998 and currently operates high volume family entertainment centers throughout the United States! Our 58,000 square foot center will home to 26 high quality recreational bowling lanes, laser tag, a gravity high ropes course, billiards and shuffleboard tables, a unique selection of over 125 interactive games and a tempting array of quality food and beverage. We also have flexible meeting and event spaces with VIP accommodations for corporate meetings or group gatherings as well as complimentary Wi-Fi.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 500  
$42-$99 /person
A beautiful Scottsdale wedding & event venue offering a lush green ceremony location, exceptional food and both Patio receptions and a beautiful Grand Ballroom with space to accommodate up to 400 guests.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 160
 
$3,499-$4,599 /event
Red Mountain Ranch Country Club is a premier venue located in scenic Northeast Mesa. We offer 2 intimate outdoor ceremony sites, including the scenic 18th Fairway and classic Courtyard Rotunda. Our Overlook dining room provides a uniquely "Southwest" ambiance boasting mountain views, vibrant sunsets and panoramic city lights, unmatched anywhere in the Valley! Our professional, friendly staff will put your mind at ease and provide the picture-perfect backdrop for the wedding of your dreams!
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 500
 
$200-$1,500 /event
The Arizona Golf Resort is a 130-room property offering breathtaking outdoor wedding ceremony locations with golf course views and beautiful water features. With over 20,000 square feet of function space including two newly renovated ballrooms and a relaxed garden pavilion we can accommodate functions from 10-500! We pride ourselves on creating weddings and events that satisfy both taste and budget, by designing your menu and reception with you in mind! We take all the stress out of planning your big day. Our experienced, professional catering team works with you on your planning needs as well as assisting with your wedding rehearsal and ensuring your reception is flawless. The Arizona Golf Resort offers everything to make your Wedding your fairytale.
Serving the Tempe, AZ Area
Capacity: 2000  
Wekopa Resort and Conference Center is a truly unique location where Native American tradition, contemporary architecture, championship golf courses, mountain views and desert activities come together in one place. Dazzle your guests in the pristine Sonoran Desert surrounded by views of 4 Peaks Mountain or step indoors to our 18,000-square-foot ballroom. Our Catering Team will work with you from start to finish to ensure your vision becomes a reality. Located on the eastern edge of Scottsdale, the Wekopa Resort offers some of the most unforgettable views in the valley and is an ideal location for all of your celebration needs.