Santa Barbara Venues

Carrillo Historic Ballroom

The Historic Carrillo Ballroom is located in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara. This newly remodeled historic landmark facility can accommodate 12 to 550 guests. Its Grand Ballroom is the perfect site for a large special event, non-profit fundraiser or wedding reception. The smaller rooms are well equipped and can accommodate corporate meetings, team building sessions, or a small private event or retreat.

This ballroom has a rare & really fun spring loaded, maple floor, it is one of the finest in the country for dancing. The size of the ballroom is 55 ft by 72 ft with a capacity of 556 guests. The stage is 27 feet wide by 17 ft deep. Large events are eligible to use the entire ground floor, courtyard & loggia of the facility.

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Carrillo Historic Ballroom

100 E. Carrillo St. Santa Barbara, California 93101

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Been here before? Let us know what you think! Please only provide constructive feedback for someone who is thinking about using this location and above nice! Thanks!


Joe Barrington says:

May 26, 2012 at 8:01pm

Place has great style, can do a lot with it and love the late night option

Toni Kiraly says:

September 30, 2012 at 8:44pm

Attended the SBBS event last evening. GREAT venue -- beautifully restored condition. Room for people to spread out -- to the upper balcany -- to the courtyard -- just a great place for events. The dancers really seemed to enjoy the fabulous floor...
Toni Kiraly

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