Adorni Center

The Adorni Center is multi-use recreation facility owned and operated by the City of Eureka.  Made possible by a generous bequest from the late Harry J. Adorni and his wife Hazel Adorni, this public facility provides a wide variety of activities, fitness programs, adult and youth sports and event rental space.   

A spectacular indoor waterfront facility, the Adorni Center is the perfect choice for a wedding, reception, fundraiser or celebration of any kind.  Let us help make your dreams a reality at this gem on Eureka's waterfront!

  1. Gym Rentals
  2. Conference Room
  3. Facility Pictures

The gymnasium is a popular rental venue for large events such as banquets, fundraisers, community events, celebration of life/memorials, wedding receptions and more. 

General Facility Rental Guidelines

Reservations must be made at least two months in advance of the desired date of use. Liability insurance is required. Insurance packets are available upon request.

  • Check Adorni Center gymnasium availability or request it online
  • Reservations must be made at least two (2) months in advance of requested date of use. Please note: Staff understands there are occasions (memorial, celebration of life, facility cancellation) when this notice is not possible and will try our best to accommodate these requests.  
  • Reservations will be accepted up to one (1) year in advance
  • Rentals require a security deposit, rental fees, rental contract, liability insurance and staff fees
  • Liability insurance is required. Insurance packets are available upon request.

For more information, to make a reservation or request an insurance packet, please contact the Community Services Department.

Facility Features


  • 102' x 76' (7,752 sq. ft.)
  • Occupancy capacity
    • 630 standing
    • 440 seated concert-style
    • 400 banquet-style
  • Available with rental: chairs, padded (300 approximately), 5' round tables (45 approximately), banquet tables (3' x 6' approximately 16; 3' x 8' approximately 6), podium, optional: tablecloths, PA system, dance floor


  • 420 sq. ft.
  • Refrigerator (commercial size)
  • Chest Freezer
  • Thermador oven (non-commercial size)
  • Warming oven
  • Gas stove top with four burners (non-commercial size)
  • Available with rental: coffee urns, water pitchers

Building Rental Fees

Rental hours include event holder's set-up time, event time and break down, clean-up time. Fees effective 7/1/23 - 6/30/24.


  • $330 for the first 3 hours
  • $125 for each additional hour
  • $250 security deposit (refundable)


  • $140 flat rate
  • $250 security deposit (refundable)

There is a 20% rental discount for the gymnasium and kitchen rates for non-profit organizations and schools.  Proof of non-profit status is required to obtain non-profit rate.

Additional Services

  • Custodian
    • 0-150 attendees: $40
    • 151-300 attendees: $70
    • 301 + attendees: $100
  • Furniture Use: $40 (tables & chairs)

Optional Add-on Services

  • Adorni After Hours Staff: $30/hr. (applicable if event is outside of regular facility operating hours)
  • Dance Floor: $70
  • PA System: $35 (comes with 2 wireless microphones)
  • Tablecloths: $10/table