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Rental Information

 Located in the Berkeley Hills at 59 Arlington Avenue in Kensington, the
Kensington Community Center is available for rental by public and
private groups Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. There is a mandatory four-hour minimum rental time  Set-up and breakdown time must be included in your rental time. Wine, beer, and champagne may be sold at an event by permit.

Rental Office / Public Safety Building

217 Arlington Avenue
Kensington, Ca. 94707
(510) 526-4141

Rental Facility

Kensington Community Center
59 Arlington Avenue
Kensington, Ca. 94707

User shall be required to secure and maintain a $500,000.00 each General Liability & Comprehensive Personal Liability of insurance during the term of the Contract. Both General and Comprehensive Liability policies must name Kensington Police Protection & Community Services District as additional insured.

The Rental Facility Includes:

  • Large social hall
  • Adjoining side rooms
  • Full service kitchen
  • Outdoor garden & barbecue
  • Amphitheater

Parking is available in the lower parking lot and designated parking
spaces on Kensington Park grounds.

Youth and Teen Events

Sponsors must provide one adult over 21 years of age for every ten people attending the function.

Facility Capacity & Pricing

4 hour minimum: Hourly Rate

Social Hall: 1: 23 dining        Resident $35.00   Non Resident $45.00
Side Room 2: 23 dining        Resident $20.00   Non Resident $25.00
Side Room 3: 15 dining        Resident $45.00   Non Resident $55.00

Entire Community Center Resident $255.00 (all rooms pluse grassy lawn)

Entire Community Center Non Resident $295.00 (all rooms pluse grassy lawn)

Main Hall Only; Residents: $130.00 / per hour
Main Hall Only; Non-Residents: $150.00 /per hour

kitchen, barbecue, amphitheater, chairs and tables also available for a fee* 

CASH OR CHECK ONLY.

Availability:  Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only

Refundable Cleaning Deposit (without alcohol)

Resident / Non Resident $250.00

Refundable Cleaning Deposit (with alcohol)

Resident / Non Resident $500.00

 

Alcohol permit needed only if selling alcohol or if program is a fundraising event.