Indoor Facility Rentals

Arlington Clubhouse

1120 Arlington Boulevard, El Cerrito, CA 94530
Located in the center of a 5.2 acre park, Arlington Clubhouse has beautiful views of both the pond and the playground. There is a maximum capacity of 50 guests for your party or family gathering. Clubhouse rental includes use of 6 foot tables and chairs, counter space, sink, refrigerator, and patio. Great locations for smaller events such as birthday or graduation parties, luncheons, or corporate meetings. Available on weekends with a 3-hour minimum rental time required.

Please carefully review the Clubhouse Rental Conditions, which include important information on how to access the facility the day of your event, prior to making your reservation. Reservations are currently accepted online only.  Click here to book your rental online!

Arlington Park clubhouse and pond

*Rental fees subject to change on July 1st of every year
Clubhouses

Resident Non-Resident
Clubhouses
$258 first 3 hours
$321 first 3 hours
Each Additional Hour
$86
$107
Deposit
$255 $255
Alcohol Permit $49 $49
Transfer of Date $54/date transfer
$54/date transfer



El Cerrito Community Center

The El Cerrito Community Center located at 7007 Moeser Lane will begin accepting Facility Rental reservations beginning October 2022.   If you are interested in reserving the Community Center Social Hall, please submit an online inquiry form. Once your inquiry form has been received, you will be contacted to arrange a facility tour and to review the rental conditions and rental application.

The El Cerrito Community Center will be available for rental by public and private groups on Saturday and Sunday between the hours of 8:00am-10:00pm (clean-up must be completed no later than 11pm). 

The contemporary look and feel of the Social Hall and Skylight Room provide the ideal spot for wedding receptions, family celebrations, luncheons, corporate trainings, fundraisers and more!  The Social Hall and Skylight Room, which have hardwood floors and a cathedral style ceiling, can together accommodate a maximum of 250 people.

Rental includes a full kitchen, refrigerator, freezer, ovens, gas range, sinks, and ice machine. A fenced in outdoor patio is also available during your rental. Set-up and break down of tables (5-ft round, 6-ft rectangular and/or 8-ft rectangular) and 250 chairs are included as part of your rental fee. A 5-hour minimum rental is required.

*Rental fees subject to change on July 1st of every year
Community Center

Resident
Non-Resident/
Commercial
Social Hall, Skylight Room, Kitchen & Outdoor Patio
$1,065 first 5 hours
$1,330 first 5 hours
Each Additional Hour $213 $266
Additional Set-up/Clean-up Per Hour (4 hours max)
$86
$86
Deposit $674 $674
Non-Profit Deposit (Need proof of non-profit status)
$346 $346
Alcohol Permit (if selling alcohol, additional ABC license required) $210 $210
Transfer of Date $54/date transfer
$54/date transfer
Non-Profit Discount (Need proof of non-profit status)
20% off
20% off
   

CHECK AVAILABILITY 

If you would like to rent the Community Center or Hana Gardens Senior Center for your next event, start by completing the Online Inquiry Form.  Once you have received a response, you can follow the steps below:

  1.  Schedule a walk-through of the facility and review rental conditions carefully. Email recreation@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us or call (510) 559-7000 to request a walk-through appointment. Facility walk-through appointments are available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays or Thursdays.
  2.  Submit your application and payment. A facility walk-through must be completed prior to submitting a rental application for the Community Center.
  3. Completed application and payment of deposit and 50% of rental fees are due at time of booking. The deposit must be paid by credit card. Completed applications may be submitted in person at the Recreation Department office located at 7007 Moeser Lane, during regular business hours, Monday through Thursday, 9am-12pm and 1pm-4pm (closed 12pm-1pm daily).  Call (510) 559-7000 or email recreation@ci.el-cerrito.ca.us for more information.
  4. Pay remaining balance 1 month prior to the rental date.
  5. Submit set up diagram 2 weeks prior to the rental date.