Sausalito Portuguese Cultural Center—"Marin’s Best Kept Secret "
Beautiful North Bay Venue in the Heart of Sausalito — One of Marin’s oldest landmarks, the Sausalito Portuguese Cultural Center provides just the right location for your special event. Sausalito, a beautiful seaside town nestled against the Marin headlands and just north of the Golden Gate, offers scenic views, charming shops and gourmet restaurants.
The Sausalito Portuguese Cultural Center, located on Caledonia Street, is just one block from the beach and the marina. It is one of the largest rental venues and best values available in Marin. After an extensive remodel, the Center provides over 5,000 sq. ft of premium space. A 2,800 sq. ft. Ballroom with beautiful hardwood floors is available plus a separate 2,400 sq. ft. Dining Room.
Rooms can be rented separately or together and include (30+) banquet tables & (275+) padded chairs, bar & lounge area, large kitchen for caterer staging and beautiful foyer. Amenities include a beautifully restored ballroom dance floor, dimmable chandelier lighting, Casablanca fans, cathedral-height wood-beam ceiling, dressing area/green room, high-speed internet, and handsome landscaping. A maple bar adjoins both the ballroom and dining areas. Recent upgrades include new heating and AC throughout. Please note that onsite guards and facility attendant are required for all high impact events.
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Weddings & Receptions | Bar & Bat Mitzvahs | Private Parties | Birthdays & Anniversaries Fundraisers | Banquets | Dance Classes | Meditation & Yoga | Gay-Friendly Events | Exhibitions & Shows | Reunions & Retreats | Movie & TV Filming | Seminars & Conferences | Celebrations of Life | Corporate Events | Team Building Events | Concerts & Performances
Hours / Availability
No up charges or add-ons and you have the venue for 15 hours on Fridays and Saturdays, and 12+ hours Sundays - Thursdays.
IDESST Sausalito Portuguese Cultural Center was selected since 2020 for Best of Sausalito Award in the Banquet Halls category by the Sausalito Award Program.
Our Covid-Safe Recommendations
To keep your guests safe, we continue to recommend face masks during Covid surges, except while eating, drinking, or performing, but leave it up to the individual renter.
We also provide many onsite hand sanitizers for the health of our members and guests.