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Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
San Francisco

Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

The historic Bill Graham Civic Auditorium is one of the premier special event and music venues in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium is an extravagant multipurpose amphitheater/arena that forms the cornerstone of Civic Center. A Beaux Arts architectural wonder listed on the National Register, the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium has been the cultural center of San Francisco for almost a century.

The building’s elegant exterior, made of hand-carved native California Granite, sets the tone for the City’s special events district. Centrally located in the Civic Center Plaza and next to City Hall in San Francisco. Ideal for large-scale or corporate events, the Bill Graham is uniquely versatile to fit all your event needs with over 60,000 square feet in size.

The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium seats up to 8,000. The arena floor offers 31,140 square feet of column-free meeting space.

Arena Capacity
Reception: 8,000
Theater: 5,300
Banquet: 1,500

Polk & Larkin Hall
Reception: 750
Theater: 450

This impressive venue offers a unique and versatile alternative that works out to be unparalleled in the Bay Area.

Global Gourmet Catering is proud to be a preferred catering services provider for this amazing venue!

What We Love About This Venue
Iconic venue in San Francisco and one of the most versatile places to host an event.

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