Hayward is located between San Francisco and San Jose, California. The city began in the 1850’s during the Gold Rush as a trading town owned by William Hayward. Because of the fertile soil and convenient location, Hayward flourished and grew into the thriving city it is today. More information about Hayward, California.
Best Western Inn of Hayward
360 W A St, Hayward
Best Western Inn of Hayward is a 91 guestroom hotel located near the Hayward Business Park. The hotel’s amenities include a hot tub and an outdoor pool. The hotel has a meeting room available for events with up to 35 people.
Bijou Restaurant and Bar
1036 B St, Hayward
Bijou Restaurant and Bar is a chic restaurant serving French and Californian cuisine. The restaurant’s main dining room is available for events with up to 72 guests. The lounge accommodates up to 19 people and the bar accommodates up to 11. The outdoor sidewalk patio accommodates up to 32 people.
Buon Appetito Restaurant
917 A St, Hayward
Buon Appetito Restaurant is an Italian restaurant located in downtown Hayward. The restaurant has a semi private area in back that can accommodate parties and events with up to 40 people.
125 “B”, Hayward
Cannery Park includes lighted ball fields, a basketball court, a children’s area, and a water play area. The park has three picnic shelters with four tables each available to rent for events.
22292 Foothill Blvd, Hayward
Centennial Hall offers multiple spaces for banquets, receptions, meetings, trade shows, and other events. The 14,000 square feet Main Hall accommodates up to 1,200 people or can be divided into two rooms for smaller events. The facility also offers 8 meeting rooms with capacities ranging from 12 to 400 people, a patio that accommodates up to 220 people, and 2 kitchens.
Chuck E. Cheese’s
24039 Hesperian Blvd., Hayward
Chuck E. Cheese’s features an arcade with games and rides. The restaurant is a fun place to hold birthday parties and other events for kids with or without reservations.
24997 Mission Blvd, Hayward
Comfort Inn is located 5 minutes from Centennial Hall near California State University East Bay and Chabot College. The hotel has a meeting room available for events.
East Avenue Park
3221 East Avenue, Hayward
East Avenue Park features open grass areas and a basketball court. The park has a picnic area with 10 tables that is available to reserve for events.
The Eden Mansion
2451 W. Tennyson Road, Hayward
Eden Mansion is available to rent for meetings, seminars, and other small group events. The facility can accommodate standing events with up to 40 people or seated events with up to 20 people.
Eden United Church of Christ
21455 Birch St, Hayward
Eden United Church of Christ has several venues available for weddings, receptions, meetings, and other events. Oliver Hall accommodates up to 350 people or seats meals with up to 180 people. The Sanctuary seats up to 330 people. The Pioneer Chapel seats up to 132 people. The Jensen Room accommodates up to 50 people or seats up to 48 people. The Fireside Room accommodates up to 40 people or seats up to 32 people. The Norberg Room seats 30 people. The Meditation Room seats 20 people. The Community Room seats 16 people.
Fairfield Inn and Suites Oakland Hayward
25921 Industrial Blvd, Hayward
Fairfield Inn and Suites Oakland Hayward is located near Cal State East Bay. The 69 guestroom hotel’s amenities include a fitness room and a hot tub. The hotel’s dividable 900 square feet Emerald Room is available for events with up to 64 people.
Hampton Inn Oakland-Hayward
24137 Mission Blvd, Hayward
Hampton Inn Oakland-Hayward is a 70 guestroom hotel with a business center, a fitness room, and a pool. The hotel has an 840 square feet meeting room that is available for events with up to 60 people.
Hayward Japanese Gardens
22373 N 3rd St, Castro Valley
The Hayward Japanese Gardens are located next to the Hayward Senior Center. The Gardens make a lovely wedding ceremony site for ceremonies with up to 50 people.
Hayward Plunge Pool
24176 Mission Blvd, Hayward
Hayward Plunge Pool offers swim classes and public swimming sessions. The pool is available to rent for parties and events during public swim and after hours.
The Hayward Ranch
22877 Mission Blvd, Hayward
The Hayward Ranch is a historic restaurant located in downtown Hayward. The restaurant has a private banquet room available to rent for events with up to 50 people.
Hayward Senior Center
North Third and Crescent, Hayward
Hayward Senior Center offers services, classes, and activities for seniors. The center’s facilities include computer labs and a woodshop. The center has space available to rent for events with up to 150 people.
410 W A St, Hayward
Heritage Inn Express is a conveniently located hotel with an outdoor swimming pool. The hotel has a meeting room available for events with up to 30 people.
19501 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward
Kennedy Park includes a carousel, a petting zoo, pony rides, and a train. The park has several picnic areas available to reserve for picnics and other events. Pleasant Pines has 16 tables. The Pavilion and Shady Grove have 15 table eachs. Magnolia Place has 12 tables. The Olive Grove and Triple Pines Vista have 10 tables each. The Great Elms Area, the Meadow Visa, and Zoo View have 5 tables each. The Elm Crest Area, Park Place, Twin Palms, Train Junction, Tree View, and Play Land have 4 tables each. The Birthday Tables Area is also available.
La Quinta Inn and Suites Hayward-Oakland Airport
20777 Hesperian, Hayward
La Quinta Inn and Suites Hayward-Oakland Airport is a 146 guestroom hotel with a fitness center, a pool, and a hot tub. The hotel has a meeting room available for events.
Meek Estate Park
240 Hampton Road, Hayward
Meek Estate Park features orchards and gardens, a play area, and four picnic areas. The picnic areas are available to reserve for events.
24176 Mission Blvd., Hayward
Memorial Park features tennis courts, a play area, a girl scout cabin, and a pool. The park has a reservable group picnic area with 10 tables available for events.
Mission Hills Golf Course
275 Industrial Parkway, Hayward
Mission Hills Golf Course is a 9 hole golf course with a pro shop and a grill. The Mission Hills Bar and Grill accommodates receptions with up to 106 people or seated events with up to 50 people.
Mission Paradise Banquet Hall
31115 Mission Blvd, Hayward
Mission Paradise Banquet Hall is a Victorian style hall with a dance floor and a bar. The hall is available for events with up to 400 people.
2451 W. Tennyson Road, Hayward
Mt. Eden Park includes soccer and softball fields, tennis courts, and a play area. The park has two group picnic areas available to reserve for events. Picnic area 1 has 14 tables. Picnic area 2 has 6 tables.
San Felipe Community Center
2058 ‘D’ Street, Hayward
San Felipe Community Center is located in San Felipe Community Park. The San Felipe Community Center is available to rent for events with up to 130 people. The park also has two picnic areas available for events and a playground.
Sky West Golf Course
1401 Golf Course Road, Hayward
Sky West Golf Course is an 18 hole golf course with a restaurant and a pro shop. The Skywest Bar and Grill accommodates receptions with up to 81 people or seated meals with up to 64 people. The Skywest Pavilion accommodates receptions with up to 240 people or seated events with up to 176 people.
Southgate Community Center
26780 Chiplay Avenue, Hayward
The Southgate Community Center is a pretty community center with landscaped grounds run by the Hayward Area Recreation and Park District. The community center is available to rent for events with up to 70 people.
Sulphur Creek Nature Center
1801 D St, Hayward
Sulphur Creek Nature Center is a wildlife rehabilitation and education center with wild animals on display and pet animals available to “rent”. The nature center offers nature programs for kids and adults and wildlife birthday parties.
Weekes Community Center
27182 Patrick Avenue, Hayward
The Weekes Community Center is located in Weekes Community Park. The Community Center is available to rent for events with up to 140 people. The park also offers three picnic areas and a playground.
Take Home Gifts
Once you decide on a venue for your event, there are lots of other decisions that you will need to make. Here is a suggestion: instead of the usual goody bags, why not send guests home with something that will really provide them with a memory of your event? Photos from one of our photo booths and the always fun flip-books make great take-home souvenirs.
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