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Private
Events

Discover your perfect event space at Del Mar Plaza. For corporate events, luncheons, private receptions, conference meetings, focus groups, birthdays, family celebrations, weddings and more, Del Mar Plaza offers a one-of-a-kind setting for your next event. Centrally located in the heart of Del Mar Village, enjoy the sounds of the waves and cool ocean breeze while you meet, create or celebrate at our versatile private spaces.

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Our Venues

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Ocean
View Deck

Our Ocean View Deck is the perfect location for corporate events, conferences, birthdays, wedding ceremonies, cocktail receptions, fashion shows, seated banquets, concerts or any event you can dream up.

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Dimensions

55' x 143'

Capacity

300, but varies by setup

Rates

Peak Season June - October – Full Deck: $5,000; Partial Deck: $1,800

Non-Peak Season November - May – Full Deck: $3,500; Partial Deck: $1,200

Additional Charges

Porter – $35 per hour

Security – Mandatory if alcohol is served – $25 per hour per guard (4 hour minimum)

Furniture removal and placement – $35 per hour per mover

Canyon
View Deck

A secluded venue surrounded by lush greenery, the Canyon View Deck is ideal for smaller corporate events, baby or bridal showers, birthdays, private receptions, luncheons, cocktail parties, or intimate get-togethers.

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Dimensions

85' x 48'

Capacity

100

Rates

Peak Season June - October – Full Deck: $500

Non-Peak Season November - May – Full Deck: $250

Additional Charges

Porter – $35 per hour

Security – Mandatory if alcohol is served – $25 per hour per guard (4 hour minimum)

Furniture removal and placement – $35 per hour per mover

Music & Entertainment

Live music and DJs are allowed at Del Mar Plaza, though music must cease at 10:00 pm for the Ocean View Deck and 9:00 pm for the Canyon View Deck. All music must stay below the City of Del Mar's noise ordinance.

Live music and DJs are allowed at Del Mar Plaza, though music must cease at 10:00 pm for the Ocean View Deck and 9:00 pm for the Canyon View Deck. All music must stay below the City of Del Mar's noise ordinance.

Permits

Permits are only required for events with more than 50 guests. The use of Del Mar Plaza’s venues will require a $370 permit from the City of Del Mar to be submitted at least 30 days before your event. Del Mar Plaza’s team can provide additional information on any other needed permits.

Permits are only required for events with more than 50 guests. The use of Del Mar Plaza’s venues will require a $370 permit from the City of Del Mar to be submitted at least 30 days before your event. Del Mar Plaza’s team can provide additional information on any other needed permits.

Restaurants

Want to have your party, event, wedding or reception at one of Del Mar Plaza’s gourmet restaurants? Get started by contacting the restaurant directly and they will help you through the process.

Want to have your party, event, wedding or reception at one of Del Mar Plaza’s gourmet restaurants? Get started by contacting the restaurant directly and they will help you through the process.

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We can’t wait to celebrate with you.

Have an event coming up? Tell us a bit about yourself and your event to start the conversation with one of our team members.

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  • Venue
  • Event Type
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