Capacity: up to 500; Spaces include gallery, meeting rooms & auditorium
Catering: Small groups are handled by BIMA Bistro. List of preferred caterers available for larger groups.
Price Range: Rental rate sheet available at BIMA website; non-profit rates available
Deposit: Required to secure your date.100% of rental fees are to be paid at time of Agreement.
Types of Events: Meetings, parties, receptions, banquets, film showings, concerts & presentations, auctions; BIMA has the flexibility to accommodate many types of events.
ADA: BIMA is fully accessible
Parking: Available in adjacent lots; easy walk from ferry
Tables & Chairs: Tables provided by BIMA. Chairs must be rented.
Staff: Caterer and BIMA
Bar Facilities: BIMA provides bartending service; outside alcohol allowed–inquire for details; corkage fee applied
Dance Floor: Dancing available on the plaza only with rented tent and dance floor on in Bistro
Linens, China, etc: Arranged by BIMA
Decorations: Some limitations; please inquire
Cleanup: Provided by BIMA and caterer
AV & Equipment: Let BIMA help you find a sound company to bring your event to life. Please inquire.
Special Services: Our Event Planners can handle details big and small and coordinate with outside vendors for specialty services.
Whether you’re looking for an easy escape from Seattle, or looking for a flexible and beautiful space close to home, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art is versatile event space for your special occasion. Surround your guests with contemporary art from the Puget Sound region in a space that is an award-winning, architectural jewel. Light-filled open rooms, beautiful blonde wood floors and art-filled walls create instant ambiance. The two floors, each with their own unique feel and exhibitions, are connected with a signature curving staircase and are available to be reserved separately.
A PLACE TO GATHER AND AN EXPERIENCE TO REMEMBER
A relaxing ferry ride from Seattle and a short walk from the Bainbridge Island ferry terminal, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art is one of the area’s most unique special event spaces. Take advantage of this space easily accessible from Seattle, King County, and Kitsap County. BIMA gives the ability to customize an event for every size, every celebration, and every budget—whether it’s an elegant evening that uses the museum’s full-service special events team and catering services or a simple event that just needs a special space or convenient location, versatility is one of our hallmarks.