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Rental Rates


For more information about Weddings in City Hall, including wedding rental rates, please visit that section of our website.


Rental rates include basic building services, but do not include labor, insurance, equipment, security and other charges. See Fees & Expenses for more information.

City Hall remains open to the public Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, though areas can be privatized for special event use during those hours. Due to regularly scheduled meetings of the Board of Supervisors, evening events are not possible on Tuesdays.

North Light Court load-in begins at 2:00 pm. Load-in to all other areas begins at 4:00 pm. Guest event must conclude by 12:00 midnight. Load-out must finish by 2:00 am.

Rotunda and One Light Court1 – 499 guests$10,000

Rotunda and Both Light Courts

(over 2,000 guests requires special approval)

1 – 999 guests$12,500
1,000 – 1,499 guests$15,000
1,500 – 1,999 guests$20,000
2,000 – 2,499 guests$25,000
2,500 – 3,000 guests$30,000
North Light Court – $4/guest over 2001 – 870 guests$5,000
South Light Court – $4/guest over 2001 – 600 guests$5,000
Early Access – Weekday RotundaSubject to Approval$1,000/hour
Early Access – Weekday Light Court (per room)Subject to Approval$500/hour
Early Access – All Areas on Weekends (per room)Subject to Approval$500/hour
Late Access – Guest EventSubject to Approval$5,000/hour
Late Access – Load-outSubject to Approval$500/hour
Set-up DaySubject to Approval50% of Rent