Venue Rentals at the JCC

The JCC is the ideal place for your next special event. Set your sights on our world-class facility with its soaring glass ceiling and state-of-the-art amenities. From meetings small and large to indoor, outdoor, or sporting events, the entire JCC is available to you. Your guests can assemble in the spacious galleria and theatre or enjoy one of our smaller settings. Our unique, centrally-located facility, which includes a theatre, art gallery, athletic fields and more, provides the versatility to accommodate any event.


We offer flexible rental hours, competitive pricing, free onsite parking, and are eager to help you to execute your dream experience. We'll work with your vendors and team to make sure everything goes as smoothly as possible.


• Private parking
• Dressing/staging areas
• Private/flexible rental hours
• Secure storage
• Plentiful restroom facilities
• Multimedia capabilities
• Electricity, charging sites, WiFi
• Banquet seating and full party service
• Rehearsal halls
• Professional catering kitchen
• Use of the adjacent parking garage (evenings & weekends only)
• Upper level lounges
• Use of our sculpture garden

JCC members get a special rental rate.

Ask us about our corporate specials. Become a corporate member for even greater savings!

Non-profit organizations with 501(c)(3) standing are eligible for discounted rates.


David & Dorothea Garfield Theatre

A vibrant and versatile facility designed to support the performing and visual arts, business needs, and private events of the greater San Diego community.
Our 500-seat theatre provides a comfortable, versatile venue for lectures, conferences, classes, symposiums, dance and music performances, concerts, and films. With a large-format screen, LCD projector, and digital sound, the theatre has multimedia capabilities and state-of-the-art acoustics and technology.

Astor Judaica Library

Our 15,000-volume library provides a warm, comfortable setting for intimate lectures, discussions, and smaller events.

The Bean -- Gourmet Coffee & Smoothie Bar

This 1000-square-foot gathering space features flatscreen TVs, wireless internet, and lots of light. Ideal for cooking demonstrations, health workshops, wine tasting classes, and other small-to-medium-sized informal events.

Shel Peller Executive Board Room

This sophisticated room comes equipped with a large conference table that seats 20 and features wireless internet access, screen projection, a flatscreen tv, and state-of-the-art audio-visual components. Side tables provide space for refreshments or overflow seating. Perfect for a committee meeting or presentation.

Gotthelf Art Gallery

This elegant, sophisticated space features rotating exhibitions for an always-fresh backdrop in an intimate setting. Perfect for smaller parties, receptions, and workshops.

Gotthelf Dance Studio

With a full wall of mirrors, gleaming hardwood floors, and double barre, this studio space is perfect for rehearsals, lessons, and workshops.

Taubman Drama Workshop

With gleaming hardwood floors, a folding wall, and a grand piano, this studio space is perfect for rehearsals, lessons, and workshops of any size.

The JCC facilities provide many options - view more spaces here.