2550 NE Park Drive
Issaquah, WA 98029
Main Line: 425-507-1107
The hall is currently staffed Monday through Friday, 8am to 5pm. The hall is available for private events by reservation 7 days a week.
The hall is home to dozens of community clubs and groups. Find scheduling information HERE>> .
Driving directions from I-90:
Take Exit #18 to Highlands Drive.
Turn right on NE Federal Drive, Federal turns into NE Park Drive.
Continue up the hill on Park Drive, through the intersection of Park Drive and NE 25th Ave (Zeeks Pizza will be on the right).
Blakely Hall will be on the left, where Park Drive splits at the Village Green Park.
This beautiful community center is also available for rentals such as business meetings, birthday parties, reunions, weddings and more. Scroll to the bottom of this page to complete an online inquiry form or call 425-507-1107 to speak with a member of the Highlands Council staff.
Floor Plan & Rates: 2017-blakely-hall-rate-page-with-floor-plan
Notary, fax, and limited copy services are available for a nominal fee.
Rent Blakely Hall
Blakely Hall is your community center
Current hours of operation
Blakely Hall is staffed Monday through Friday 8:00-5:00pm. Private evening and weekend rentals are available by reservation.
Rent the hall
Blakely Hall has the feeling and comfort of a lodge. It is a wonderful place for parties with space for up to 220 guests, and is a beautiful venue for small weddings, fund raisers, galas, or any type of reception. In addition to the indoor facilities of Blakely Hall there is a patio with furniture and a BBQ grill available for rent. Since Village Green Park is just a stone’s throw away, why not have your wedding in the park and your reception at Blakely Hall?
On weekdays portions of Blakely Hall can be rented for a reduced rate based on the size space needed for your event(Great Room, Conference Room, Kitchen Area). On Friday after 5pm and all day on weekends Blakely Hall is rented in its entirety only, at the full rental rate. Review our rental contract and policies here: rental-agreement-2017. To see the floor plan dimensions click here: 2017-blakely-hall-rate-page-with-floor-plan
Great Room & Kitchen
The Great Room is perfect for meetings or seminars when the guest count is between 50 – 100 people. A 70″ high-definition monitor is available on the back wall for your PowerPoint presentations, video conferences or movie nights! A portable PA system is available if the size of your group requires your speaker/s voices be amplified The room can be configured theater style, classroom style with tables, or set up in a variety of ways for dining. Most impressive is the giant fireplace that greets your guests as they enter Blakely Hall!
Caterers LOVE our kitchen! While not certified as a commercial kitchen, it comes with a large capacity refrigerator, double ovens, double dishwashers, a five-burner cook top, microwave, deep sink, and lots of functional counter space! The beautiful dining room table was hand-crafted by an Issaquah Highlands resident and makes a beautiful buffet presentation foundation.
The Conference room is ideal for your meeting or seminar. It is private and can accommodate up to 46 guests. A comfortable conference table and chairs can be configured to your liking. In addition, there is a countertop and a sink for your refreshments and cleanup. A 27″ flat screen monitor can be moved within the room to best highlight your presentation or entertain your guests.
Check for availability and rates:
Block Party Wagon
Rock Your Block! Rent the Issaquah Highlands Party Wagon
Highlands Council has a trailer filled with everything you need for an outdoor party. The Party Wagon holds tables, chairs, canopy tents, grills, trash cans, music player and outdoor games and toys. If you are hosting a private party at your Issaquah Highlands home you can rent the Party Wagon and have it delivered to your address for $100. If you are hosting a block party and all your neighbors are invited Highlands Council will donate the use of the Party Wagon.
What you need to know:
- The Party Wagon must be reserved at least two weeks in advance so we can schedule a delivery. We cannot accommodate reservations inside two weeks.
- Street closures MUST be permitted through the City of Issaquah. Highlands Council can guide you in the process but the fees incurred and all conditions of the permit are the host-family or host-neighborhood’s responsibility. You may NEVER close any street without permission from the City of Issaquah.
Call 425-507-1107 to reserve the Party Wagon or email Lindsey.P@ihcouncil.org.
Art Gallery Space
artEAST is pleased to collaborate with the Issaquah Highlands Council to host on-going exhibitions at Blakely Hall in the Issaquah Highlands. The Highlands Council seeks to enrich community life through the arts; artEAST’s vision is to be a catalyst for a vibrant and enduring arts community, bringing art activities and exhibitions into the communities we serve. artEAST exhibitions at Blakely Hall offers a bimonthly series of free, rotating exhibitions that offer the community an opportunity to experience a wide range of art and art mediums. Member and guest artists and curators connected to the regional art scene will ensure energy, vitality and freshness of the presentations while celebrating our local artists.