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Urban Versatile Zen Haven

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon50

Industrial Space

Happy New Year! Please note there is single staircase from the entry at the street levelthat leads to the 2nd floor. There is a freight elevator that can be of use when arranged ahead of time, primarily to bring in and take out decor...
Tons of natural light, skylights, soaring ceilings!

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon20

Meeting Room

Available 7-days a week | 7:30AM-7:30PM Converted warehouse and former photographer’sstudio with 17’ ceilings, two massive skylights, galley-style kitchen with Bosch dishwasher, plus new refrigerator and electric cooktop. Double-seater tree swing and four indoor bike racks. (Note: the large blue rug shown in the...
CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE Roof with a view for covid-safe events!

SoMa, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon49

Event Space Loft

...An outdoor venue enabling you to host covid-safe events within the cityof San Francisco's official guidelines. Here are SF's guidelines: Please include in your event inquiry the ways you plan to keep your event within the city...
Elegant Lounge near Oracle Park

Mission Bay, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon25


Our beautiful lounge is perfect for any social gathering, celebration or meeting(retreat). Flexible seating allows for casual mingling and dining. A pool table will surely entertain the crowd! You may use the outdoor patio, however, it is not exclusive to the booking. Space Features...
Mission District art gallery with high vaulted ceilings and outdoor deck

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon75


Beautiful art gallery space located in the mission district, with high vaulted ceilings,chandeliers, high end art lighting and a bar in the main space. There is also a catwalk that leads to a small outdoor deck, and a kitchen that can be used as...
Artist Sky Loft Penthouse, Spacious Deck, Views

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon25

Art Studio

...maker and pods This is an ideal space for your offsite meeting, executive summit,workshop, collaborative or creative session, presentation or corporate event. If you need to extend the capacity for attendees we have an adjacent studio with kitchen which can be added. Please ask...
Beautiful Event Space - Mission District

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon40


Strobespace. FOOD & BEVERAGE POLICY + SPACE DETAILS: • Guests are allowed to bring theirown alcohol • Outside food is allowed • Full kitchen • Cooking and food preparation is allowed on site • Speakers, Projector • Music Rules: Amplified music is allowed by connecting...
Lots of Light Mission Loft

Mission District, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon18

Flex Space

Peter Samuels Photography. This unusual 1500 sq. ft. space is lit with 4 large closableskylights & warmed with large plank wooden floors, making it a sweet mix of comfy and professional. The space offers robust Internet, kitchen and patio deck in the best part of the mission...
Team Offsite/ Retreat: Outdoor and Indoor Meeting Space: Potrero Hill Garden Pavilion

Potrero Hill, San Francisco, CA

Venue capacity icon16


You are invited to enjoy a business offsite space like no other here in the City. TheGarden Pavilion is comfortable and elegant and perfect for the most casual meeting to the most polished presentation to a relaxing mini-retreat. You will have use of the...

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Pricing and popularity information in this section is based on proprietary data from bookings made on Peerspace from 2016-2024.

Explore scenic San Francisco outdoor event venues for any occasion

No matter the occasion, a change of scenery can make all the difference — and when it comes to planning any event, San Francisco's outdoor event venues are unrivaled. Take in the beauty of nature with private gardens and courtyards that provide a serene environment ideal for dinner parties, bridal showers, or intimate get-togethers. With blooming florals and abundant natural light adding to the ambiance, this type of outdoor event space in San Francisco typically comes with comfortable furniture, thoughtful decor, and endless photo ops.
For formal events, rooftop spaces are great options when you’re aiming to create an impressive atmosphere with style. Your guests will be dazzled by the vast views of the cityscape while enjoying the comfort and convenience of a stylish lounge area. Not to mention, outdoor event venues like beaches, parks, and venue rentals often provide ample room for large gatherings, including weddings, conferences, and milestone celebrations. From birthdays and company parties to graduation ceremonies and corporate retreats, there’s no shortage of incredible outdoor event venues in San Francisco to consider for your next gathering.

Uncover a stunning outdoor space in San Francisco for a private event

The stunning outdoor event venues in San Francisco are like hidden gems waiting to be uncovered. Picture this: a breathtaking backdrop of the Bay Area skyline, friends and loved ones mingling under twinkling lights draped from tree branches, and the hum of laughter filling the air as you celebrate a special occasion. From intimate gardens nestled within the city's urban landscape to sprawling waterfront venues with panoramic views, you’re spoiled for choice when planning unforgettable outdoor events in the City by the Bay. Whether you're putting together an intimate anniversary dinner or a grand wedding reception, let yourself be inspired by all that this energetic city has to offer.

Book unforgettable outdoor event venues in San Francisco

Come discover your dream outdoor space in San Francisco. After all, the Bay Area is home to so many exceptional outdoor event venues perfect for any time of year. For summertime events, you can soak up the sunshine at a poolside celebration. In the city, you’ll find a number of private backyards with a swimming pool, perfect for a casual family BBQ or an end-of-summer bash. During the chilly winter months, opt for indoor/outdoor event spaces in San Francisco like warehouses with expansive patios or a swanky penthouse with rooftop access. Whether you’re reserving a botanical garden, a high-rise apartment, or another location, you're bound to create an unforgettable experience for everyone involved.

Reviews for outdoor event venues

Julie O.
Artist Sky Loft Penthouse, Spacious Deck, Views
It couldn't have been better! -Our event attendees loved the space, loved having the outdoor patio, the artwork, and hearing about the building from Peggy. She gave a great little info summary when she led everyone to the room. -Peggy responds so quickly, both on peerspace and day-of...
Natalie M.
Creative Industrial Event Space with Large Private Patio and Full Kitchen All Event Types
This space is so funky unique, totally a San Francisco feel. Converted garage with outdoor patio, we used it for a high end event and Marissa went above and beyond to make herself available to myself and other vendors to make this work. We had a live band play and...
Morgan E.
Rooftop Oasis in Concrete Jungle
This was a great space for our year end holiday party of ~125 people. The complementary event coordinators, outdoor string lights and uplighting were fantastic and our DJ had access to everything he needed for his set up. It's also a plus that the venue has tables, chairs and...
Trista M.
Design District Villa with Multiple Breakout Rooms
We had a wonderful experience hosting our event here and working with the Villa team. With so many rooms, nooks & crannies, and the outdoor space the venue is so versatile. The existing in-house furniture and decor also really helped elevate the event without us having to bring much in...
Hanna B.
Chic SOMA Secret Garden
The space was beautiful and the outdoor garden made for such an amazing background for our event. They were very accommodating and Calli was always around to answer any questions or concerns. Would book this place again in a heatbeat...
Stefanie C.
Lots of Light Mission Loft
absolute GEM and we loved using his space for a team building/brainstorm event. The space is super spacious, clean and provides all the things you may need to host a productive team event. Not to mention the outdoor space and break out areas?! For SF you can't go wrong...
Emily B.
Mission District Art Gallery with Roof Deck
space is amazing! It comfortably fits a large group and has the wonderful option of outdoor space as well. Daniel and Heather are beyond amazing to work with and are so accommodating to your event as well. I held a farewell party here for ~50 people, and I couldn...
Jackson W.
Mission District Art Gallery with Roof Deck
extremely helpful. The space itself is large enough to hold 50 people, has rotating art exhibits by local artists and the outdoor patio is stellar. During my event I constantly had friends asking how I found this awesome space and how they could book it; it's a huge hit...