Banquets & Fundraisers

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Banquet Rooms for Fundraisers and Celebrations

Bellevue Venue of Choice for 20 Years

When it comes to hosting fantastic banquets, fundraisers and celebrations, size matters, but so does experience. Meydenbauer Center not only has the largest ballroom (36,000 sq. ft.) in Bellevue, WA, and Seattle’s Eastside, we also have a 20-year track record of success serving non-profits and corporate clients. We know that event planners have unique requirements that are essential to reaching your fundraising goals and we have special auction planning packages to meet those needs. Check with our experienced planning team about:

  • Food and beverages to sustain your valuable volunteers
  • Dressed and skirted auction tables, registration and banking tables
  • Extended move-in/out hours
  • Parking for your volunteers and much more.

$102 Million Raised at Meydenbauer!

Whether you are gathering to raise funds for your cause, or raising awareness for your organization, we’ll raise your experience and the experience of your guests to new heights. In 2013, Meydenbauer Center was host to more than 30 fundraising events from breakfasts and luncheons for 200 to 2,000 guests to gala dinner auctions. In that one year these events were attended by nearly 17,000 and raised over $8.3 million for local charitable organizations who support education, healthcare, housing and other community needs. Over the course of 15 years, funds raised have exceeded $100 million.

Fit for Foodies

We have learned that nothing loosens the wallets of potential donors, or creates a memorable experience at your gala, like a great meal. Our innovative, Northwest-fresh cuisine is created by one of Washington’s most progressive culinary teams, in Meydenbauer’s own kitchen. Our food consistently earns rave reviews from the toughest critics. And, we offer plenty of dietary options for guests who request them.  We also take pride in our passion at preparing a diverse variety of ethnic cuisines to satisfy almost any group. 

Banquets and Fundraisers of Any Size

Located in the vibrant city of Bellevue, WA, on Seattle’s eastside, Meydenbauer Center offers flexible event venues that can accommodate from 6 to 3,500 people. Contact our event planning team for more information about our banquet rooms.