Event Spaces in the U District

Plan your meeting or event in Seattle’s University District

Seattle’s University District neighborhood offers a variety of spaces for business meetings, private parties, performances, and coworking. We encourage you to explore these great neighborhood meeting spaces!

Unique U District Meeting and Event Spaces

Burke Museum, 4300 15th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105, space rentals are available here and support the Burke Museum.

Cafe Racer, 5828 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, The Official Bad Art Museum of Art, aka the OBAMA Room, is a collection of bad art curated by Seattle artists, Jo David and Marlow Harris. This room can be booked for private events here.

Floating Bridge Brewing, Semi-private spaces for groups of 20-50, nestled among the brewhouse and tanks. 18 taps of craft beer, cider, and more. No charge to reserve space; deposit may be required. Contact info@floatingbridgebrewing.com.

Meany Center for the Performing Arts, 4040 George Washington Lane Northeast, Seattle, WA 98195, Two theater spaces available with seating for 1,200 or 230 people. Find rental information here.

Studiolife, 5236 University Way, Seattle, WA 98105, a beautiful retail space available for private events for up to 40 people. To reserve, email hello@studiolifeseattle.com.

UHeights, 5031 University Way, Seattle, WA 98105 – Two large meeting rooms on the first floor. A large auditorium on the top floor with a stage appropriate for theater, musical events, meetings or parties. Reserve rooms here.

University Masonic Lodge, 4338 University Way, Seattle, WA 98105, a large meeting room with full kitchen that holds up to 95 people. Reserve this room here.

WSECU Ritz Koontz Community Space, 1121 NE 45th St, Seattle, WA 98105 – this free meeting space can be reserved online here.

U District Hotel Meetings and Event Spaces
Graduate Seattle, 4507 Brooklyn Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98105, ballroom and meeting rooms can be booked online here.

Marriott Residence Inn, 4501 12th Avenue NE, Seattle, Washington 98105, meeting rooms and the T12 Social House gastropub can accommodate small, medium and large events and meetings. Find details here.

Watertown Hotel, 4242 Roosevelt Way NE, Seattle, WA 98105, a variety of meeting rooms are available. Find details here.

Coworking Spaces

CoMotion Labs, part of CoMotion, provides a multi-industry labs system hosting startups from inside and outside the UW community across three locations near or on UW campus. Membership provides access to space, workshops, network, and services. Members retain intellectual property and equity. Contact incubate@uw.edu or apply online here.

Tag Spaces, 4722 12th Ave NE Suite 101, Seattle, WA 98105, rentals available for individual desks and a large community table. Appropriate for an intimate gathering or small workshop. Book online here.

The Gelb Building, 4534 1/2 University Way, Seattle, WA 98105, photo studio rental by the hour; co-working space available with monthly rentals. Find details here.

If you have a space you would like us to know about, please email us at social@udistrictpartnership.org.