||30 x 50 ft.
||1500 sq. ft.
||Onsite parking (free)
Street parking (free)
Parking garage / parking lot nearby (free)
||Plaster and Lathe
Performance, Rehearsal, Exhibition, Meetings / Meetups, Workshops / Classes, Events, Readings, Retail, Storage
Dance, Theater, Music, Visual Arts, Photography, Film/Video
The lower level Event Room is ideal for meetings, workshops, banquets, receptions and rehearsals. The Event room can accommodate up to 120 seated guests. Twelve 6-foot folding tables and 100 chairs are available, as well as a catering kitchen for events with food.
$40 – $75 per hour
$40/hr for use of space without food.
$75/hr for use of space with food.
Certain rentals can require proof of insurance.
REFUNDABLE damage deposit is REQUIRED and is a percentage of total rental cost. Due 14 days before the event.
NON-REFUNDABLE rental desposit is REQUIRED to secure the date within 10 days of the contract and is 25% of the total rental cost.
TOTAL rental fee is due 30 days before the event.
Cancellations up to 30 days before the event will not incur additional fees. If cancelling within 30 days of the event, 75% of rental fee (not including rental deposit) will be refunded. If cancelling within 15 days of the event, 50% of the rental fee (not including rental deposit) will be refunded.
- Shared bathrooms
- Private bathrooms
- Air Conditioned
- Wireless Internet
- Full kitchen
- PA system
- Digital projector
- White boards
- Tables and chairs
Rainier Arts Center is an elegant 1921 landmark building that marks the northern gateway to Columbia City and its variety of shops, restaurants and entertainment venues. An affordable and accessible local gathering space, the Center offers a top quality venue, experienced event management staff and expert technical assistance.
Our mission is to produce and facilitate a variety of artistic and cultural productions that are supported by our community. We present an annual season of performances, stage an eclectic mix of productions with our partners and offer rental space for diverse community events and presentations.
Rainier Arts Center is a program of SEEDArts and was purchased and renovated in 1995 by SouthEast Effective Development, with public and private community support. We welcome you to be part of our audience, family of users and/or presenters.
Office hours are from 11-3 Tuesday through Thursday. Please call, 206-725-7517, before stopping by.
Our lot can accommodate 15 cars; additional parking is available on-street and in commercial parking lots nearby on Rainier Avenue. Parking at nearby businesses is available by special arrangement through the management.
Security and fire alarm.