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San Francisco Film Centre

39 Mesa Street
Suite 107, The Presidio

San Francisco, California 94129

250Largest Group
2Meeting Rooms
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Welcome to the
San Francisco Film Centre.

Located on the Main Post in the heart of the beautiful Presidio, The San Francisco Film Centre is home to a mix of prestigious film and media organizations and companies.

Its versatile event space combining views overlooking the Main Post and Golden Gate Bridge, two conference rooms, screening room and onsite café are available for a wide range of private parties, conferences and events.

Meetings
Looking for a special professional venue for your next meeting or corporate event?

Let the San Francisco Film Centre become the canvas upon which your unique private or high profile corporate event comes to life.

The Palm Room is a versatile event space featuring abundant natural lighting in a tranquil and historic setting. It is perfect for a wide range of occasions including your next corporate retreat, business conference, product launch, offsite meeting, lecture series or evening reception and dinner.  Meeting can flow from the Palm Room ou to the vernada for breakout spaces and even onto the lawn to complete an indoor/outdoor experience.

Social Events
The San Francisco Film Centre’s Palm Room with approximately 2,775 square feet offers a beautiful light filled canvas with Australian Eucalyptus wood floors, potted palms and adjustable track lighting to help create a unique atmosphere for you and your guests.

With floor to ceiling French doors that open up to an adjoining private Spanish tiled covered veranda, your guests can comfortably enjoy moving from our indoor to outdoor event spaces celebrating intimate dinner parties, birthday celebrations, bar mitzvahs, fundraisers and other celebrations for up to 300 guests.

The Palm Room features a warm natural ambiance with expansive views of the historic Presidio’s Main Post and Golden Gate Bridge which provides you with the backdrop for your desired type of event.

Weddings
Whether you are planning a small, intimate ceremony or a large, more formal affair, see how the San Francisco Film Centre provides the flexibility to customize and design your dream wedding — with areas to accommodate your ceremony, reception and dinner to celebrate with family and friends.

Inspired by its historical past and beautiful surroundings, the Film Centre’s Palm Room, with adjoining covered veranda, allows your guests to enjoy natural indoor and outdoor spaces in a casually stylish, yet sophisticated location. Expansive views of the historic Main Post of the Presidio and Golden Gate Bridge complete the experience.

Screening Room
The San Francisco Film Centre also offers the venue for private film and video screenings or AV presentations. Our professional staff is available to help you plan a special lecture, business presentation or meeting as an add-on to your Palm Room rental.

We can project material from Blu-ray Disc and DVD, or present image and sound from your laptop computer running Power Point or other AV programs.
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
SFO and OAK / 40
Public Transportation Options:
Bus
Lyft
Uber
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Parking Rate:
$1.80 p/ hour; $9.00 all day
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
250
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
2
Largest Classroom Style:
100
Largest Theatre Style:
250
Largest Standing Reception:
300
Largest Seated Reception:
180
Rooftop Space Available:
No
Onsite Wireless Internet:
Fee
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space:
Yes
Wi-Fi In Meeting Space Cost:
$10 per guest
Onsite A/V Staff:
No
Food & Beverage:
In house caterer for weekday events. Preferred Caterer List for evening and weekend events
Must Use In-house Catering:
No
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Can Bring Own Alcohol:
No
Cannabis Industry Friendly:
No
Cannabis consumption permitted (outside):
No
Complete Meeting Package:
No
Facility Buyout Friday – Sat:
$6,000 (Fri-Sun) - up to 10 hours
Facility Buyout Sunday – Thursday:
$4,000 (Mon-Thur) - up to 10 hours
Facility Day Rate:
$4,000
Hourly Rental Rate:
none
Offers Non-profit Rates:
Yes
Special Rates and Packages:
Every meeting is different and we are an ala carte venue. WE work with you to efficiently plan and execute your event through our expertise and vendor relationships.
Rental Policies:
Request Facility Use Policies
Phone:
415-561-2264
Event Space Available:
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception
Youth Party
Youth Retreat/Camp




Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110