Mercer Island Community & Event Center




The award-winning Mercer Island Community & Event Center is the perfect venue to create a dreamy Lake Washington Wedding. Centrally located on beautiful Mercer Island, your guests will feel transported to a secluded oasis yet will only be minutes from Seattle. Panoramic views and modern architecture welcome guests upon arrival. The Mercer Island Community & Event Center overlooks Luther Burbank Park, providing spectacular Lake Washington and Cascade Mountain views from every room. There is ample room for the entire wedding party to prepare for the big day in one of the five spacious Bridal Rooms. Hold a romantic outdoor ceremony on the Terrace where you will make your grand entrance on the monument steps and say your vows shaded from the sun on the covered terrace. The 2,940 square foot Multi-purpose room can seat up 225 guests allowing you to create the lavish reception of your dreams. The professional catering kitchen on site will allow the catering team of your choice to have ample space to prepare the menu that you crafted to fit your individual taste. Dance the night away on the hardwood dance floor and take a break on the terrace where the crisp island air will give you energy for the bouquet toss!

Venue Style

Event Center, Community Center, Ballrooms


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 225 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 100 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

$175 per hour for the Mercer Room. Additional $40 per hour for extended hours (Friday 9 pm - 12 am, Saturday 9 pm - 12 am, Sunday 8 am - 11 am and 5 pm - 10 pm). Terrace is $55 per hour. Kitchen is $50 per hour. Deposit of $150 or $400 due at the time of booking.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Mercer Island Community & Event Center is estimated at between $2,050 and $4,780 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by midnight