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We are located on Broadway, in the heart of Uptown Oakland. Our campus includes an historic, neo-gothic church, parish house and annex, ready for your special event. Our facilities are dedicated to the service of our community. Whether your event is a small committee meeting, wedding reception or choral concert with orchestra, First Church has space for you.

Fellowship Hall

Reception Room

The Sanctuary

Weddings

Community Organizations

Fellowship Hall

Hold your meeting, reception, dinner, dance, or other special event in our light-filled and versatile fellowship hall.

  • Capacity
  • Seated/Standing Assembly: 500 persons
    • Dining 260 persons
    • Rate: $300 per hour. 3-hour minimum
  • Refundable security deposit: $1,000
  • Includes: Kitchen for catered events, courtyard, use of nearby loading zone, limited parking

Campus Plan – Fellowship Hall – Audience Layout

Campus Plan – Fellowship Hall – Banquet Layout

Campus Plan – Fellowship Hall – Banquet with Dance Floor

Fellowship Hall

Hold your meeting, reception, dinner, dance, or other special event in our light-filled and versatile fellowship hall.

  • Capacity
  • Seated/Standing Assembly: 500 persons
    • Dining 260 persons
    • Rate: $300 per hour. 3-hour minimum
  • Refundable security deposit: $1,000
  • Includes: Kitchen for catered events, courtyard, use of nearby loading zone, limited parking

Reception Room

For an intimate event, the reception room offers a bright and pleasant space for parties, receptions, and recitals.

  • Capacity
    • Seated/Standing Assembly: 120 persons
    • Dining: 75 persons
  • Rate: $150 per hour. 3-hour minimum
  • Refundable security deposit: $500
  • Includes: Kitchen for catered events, courtyard, use of nearby loading zone, limited parking

Campus Plan – Reception Room – Audience Layout

Campus Plan – Reception Room – Banquet 2 Layout

Campus Plan – Reception Room – Banquet Layout

The Sanctuary

The Sanctuary is the heart of First Church, featuring 60-foot vaulted ceilings and a world-renowned Rosales Opus 16 pipe organ.

  • Capacity
    • Fixed Seating: 775 persons
  • Rate: $300 per hour. 3-hour minimum
  • Refundable security deposit: $1000
  • Includes: courtyard, limited parking

The Sanctuary

The Sanctuary is the heart of First Church, featuring 60-foot vaulted ceilings and a world-renowned Rosales Opus 16 pipe organ.

  • Capacity
    • Fixed Seating: 775 persons
  • Rate: $300 per hour. 3-hour minimum
  • Refundable security deposit: $1000
  • Includes: courtyard, limited parking

Our Campus

  1. The Sanctuary
  2. Fellowship Hall & Kitchen
  3. Reception Room
  4. Session Room
  5. Courtyard
  6. Parking Lot & Garage 7. The Broadway Lawn

Have Any Questions?

Please download the Rental Inquiry form PDF and fill out all the necessary fields. Send a copy of  PDF by email or call 510-488-3810.