Host An Unforgettable Celebration atSpanish Village Art Center

We would like to invite you to discover the enchantment of our historic courtyard and artist village. Your guests can enjoy a night under the stars in our beautifully lit patio. Now is a perfect time to experience the magic of the Spanish Village Art Center. Our unique setting is perfect for corporate events, company meetings, holiday parties, weddings, or other special occasions. You and up to 500 guests can enjoy a spectacular setting for your next event. Make your celebration a night to remember. Book your event today!

Patio Rental Guidelines

The Spanish Village Art Center patio is available for rental after hours any day of the week. The studios are open 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. every day. Driving and set up on the patio for event equipment drop off shall begin no earlier than 5:00 p.m. the day of the event. All events must end at 12:00 midnight.

Live music and DJ’s are welcome. Designated electrical outlets are scattered around the patio for the renters use. There is a 24’ x 34’ concrete area perfect for a dance floor. The renter must use their own caterer and party rental companies. Spanish Village Art Center does not provide these services. A large kitchen area for advance staging and storage is included in the rental fee. Spanish Village does not hold a food handling permit, so cooking of food is not permitted in this kitchen. We will provide a “Private Event” sign that will be placed at the South entrance to the patio before the event begins.

In order to reserve the date/time of an event, a Patio Rental Contract must be signed and given to the Patio Event Coordinator. Rental payment is collected in two equal amounts after the agreement is signed. At final payment, all copies of permits and insurance paperwork must be on file as indicated in the Rental Contract. Permits include Proof of Liability Insurance and Liquor Liability Insurance. All food caterers must provide a copy of their Public Health Permit and Business Licenses. A cleaning deposit will be collected along with the final rental payment. The restrooms are public and given a light service and restocking before any event. Decorating of the patio and /or restrooms is welcome. This must be provided by the renter and removed by the end of the event.

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For all your inquiries please contact the Patio Event Coordinator.

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      Spanish Village Art Center

      1770 Village Place

      Balboa Park

      San Diego, CA 92101


      Open everyday from 11:00am - 4:00pm.

      7 days a week.

      Closed:Thanksgiving, Christmas, & New Year's Day

      The office is located in Studio 18

      619 233-9050

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