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Events Overview 

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We're at your service….

Events come in all shapes and sizes. With 5-acres to work with, the Beach House presents many possibilities. Based on your vision for your event, the sales team will match you with the space that best suites your needs - with year-round availability, beautiful views and soft ocean breezes.  Whether you are planning a wedding, a graduation party, team-building exercises, executive presentations, meetings or retreats, the Beach House fuels delight and renewal - it's better at the beach.

Amenities include an open courtyard with activation spaces, onsite coordinator for event support, onsite parking, speedy Wi-Fi, and easy access to downtown Santa Monica, Los Angeles, and LAX. 

Our sales staff is available to find the perfect Beach House space for your gathering. Please call us at (310) 458-4934 or submit an Event Inquiry Form. 

   
Sand & Sea Meeting  
    MTG  


Business, inspired.

From team-building exercises to executive presentations, meetings to retreats, the site allows your group to mix business with California beach leisure.  

Flexible space for groups from 10 to 400. For events requiring all guests in one room, we can accommodate up to 120 persons. The Sand & Sea Room and Event House rooms are equipped with one-touch projectors and screens and wireless internet is available throughout the site. View our Meeting Packet.     
 
    WED 

Flip flops or high heels?

Whether your special day includes a wedding ceremony or a birthday cake, the Beach House offers both historic Hollywood glamour and modern coastal California style to set the scene. 

The Beach House is ideal for ceremonies up to 130, and receptions up to 150, utilizing a combination of indoor and outdoor space. Our low season (November thru April) offers the possibility to rent our outdoor areas, in conjunction with indoor space, for larger events. View our Wedding Packet.     
   
GTR Wedding   

Catering cater

Deliciously diverse select partners

The Beach House has partnered with a diverse group of caterers, at your service to craft memorable fare for your event.  Please note that outside food and beverage is not permitted at the Beach House.   See Catering Partners.   

 

COM FILM 

The Annenberg Community Beach House is available for commercial, non-profit, student film, and still photography shoots. Please check with the Beach House Sales office for availability, pricing and information. Once confirmed, all permits will be issued through FilmLA. Please be aware FilmLA and the City of Santa Monica may take up to 5 days to approve filming.

Filming and still photography at the Beach House may take place Monday through Friday from 7am to 10pm. All crew and equipment are required to be offsite by 11pm. Filming and photo shoots are not permitted on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays, holiday weekends and between Memorial Day to Labor Day.  

The Beach House may require, at the client’s cost, the presence of Santa Monica Fire Department and/or Santa Monica Police Department to ensure safety of the public and the site.  
We look forward to working with you at the Beach House! 

 Please note the following contacts for filming requests:

  • Availability and pricing for the Beach House site + parking lot: Sales office at BeachHouseEvents@smgov.net or (310) 458-4934
  • Permitting at the Beach House: www.filmLA.com
  • Back on the Beach Café: Fred Deni at (310) 393-8282  
  • Beach (west of bike path): please contact FilmLA's Production Planning Department at (213) 977-8600 or visit smgov.net for more info.