J. J. Crosetti Building With Kitchen

The Crosetti Building is the largest indoor facility at the Santa Cruz Event Center and is easily adapted to a wide range of uses. Large public dances, private receptions, home and trade shows, environmental expos, and holiday craft fairs have all been successfully hosted in the Crosetti building.

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Rental Facility Information

  • Size: 120' x 120' = 14,400 square feet
  • Maximum Capacity: 1,850 Assembly 860 Dining
  • Ceiling Height: 16' 9"



  • 13’ x 11’ Loading Door
  • On Site Bathrooms
  • Adjoining Commercial Kitchen (Included with building rental)
  • Adjacent Secure Parking
2019 rate - $3,800.00
2020 rate - $3,900.00
Plus a $500.00 Refundable Damage/Cleaning Deposit
Non-refundable holding deposit - $300.00
8 Hour Rental Includes:
    • 60” round tables, 8’ rectangle tables and Metal folding chairs requested on rental application
    • 1 bar for serving alcohol
    • 1 stage
    • Event staffing
    • Janitorial service
    • Non-refundable holding deposit - $500.00
    • Security
    • Insurance
    • Sound System *System designed for public address and presentations. Not suitable for bands or stage performances
    • Includes set up day prior to event from 8:30AM-4:30PM when available. All personal items must be removed within one hour after ending time for event
    • pdfAddendum A rules & regulations
Beer And Wine Is Available For Purchase Through The Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds Foundation
pdfAlcohol Order Form

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Suggested Uses

  • Trade and Home Shows
  • Concerts, Dances, and Performances
  • Large Public and Private Gatherings
  • Quinceañeras