As you consider where to host your next event, and compare venues, here is what makes Edmonds Center for the Arts the right choice.
• Location – Tucked away in the quaint community of Edmonds, we’re within a short walk to its downtown and waterfront, featuring a variety of wonderful shops, restaurants and galleries. Walk to the Edmonds Ferry Terminal, or Sounder/Amtrak train station. Just 30 minutes from downtown Seattle. Plenty of free(!) parking.
• Capability and Flexibility – Creativity defines artistic presentation, and it defines how we work together every day. We’re here to support, and build on your creativity, to create a unique and memorable experience. There’s no idea we can’t bring to life.
• Experience: Our team has the collective experience of hosting more than 750 events of every type and scope imaginable, since our opening in 2007. From managing the complex staging requirements for international touring dance companies and taking care of the requirements for Grammy, Tony and Academy Award winning artists to class reunions and company meetings, we’ll bring this experience to bear on your event to make sure every detail and every person is taken care of.
• Support for the community – In choosing Edmonds Center for the Arts as a venue, you are also choosing to support a range of programs which strengthen and inspire our community through the arts. The revenue generated from our rental program supports our work in education and community outreach.
• Inclusive pricing – No additional charge for sound and lighting systems and stage equipment, tables and chairs included at no cost, event manager / house manager and full usher staff included at no cost. We know it’s important to understand the bottom line, and we make it easy to understand by not piling on charge after charge.
What Our Clients Have To Say about ECA...
“The feedback from the ticket holders was 100% positive, not just in regard to the performance, but also the beauty of the Edmonds Center for the Arts, the acoustics, and the people who took care of us”
-Jane Elise Bloom, Parkview Services
“I just wanted to thank you for working with us to produce such a wonderful and successful concert! I appreciate your patience and willingness to be flexible with our group”
-Julie Waterman, Sno-King Community Chorale
“The opportunity for our guests to present their Cultural Fair as well as perform at ECA was invaluable. ECA provided a wonderful connecting place. Please share with all on your staff, our gratitude for their flexibility and graciousness during this event”
-Michelle Van Tassell, Chair, City of Edmonds Sister City Commission
“You were all incredibly professional and flexible. We couldn’t be more pleased with our experience with all of you and we look forward to hosting next year’s event at your venue.”
-Michelle Butler, Edmonds Community College
“Thank you for your professionalism and compassion. Your crew are truly the best. Overall it was outstanding production from start to finish. We through a lot of elements at you and you just basically said “OK, No Problem. Fabulous.”
-Cindy Braunheim, Rainbow City Band
Here are some of the organizations that have called Edmonds Center for the Arts their home:
ACFEA Tour Consultants * ACLU of Washington * Applause Studio * Barclay Shelton Dance Centre * Brighton School * Cascade Symphony Orchestra * Cascade Youth Symphony * Choir on the Sound * City of Edmonds * City of Mountlake Terrace * Cochran Electric * Comprehensive Wealth Management * Crista Broadcasting * Edmonds Community College * Kings Schools * Kirkland Choral Society * Korean Music Association * Morningstar Korean Cultural Center * Northsound Church * Olympic Ballet Theatre * Parkview Services * PCC Natural Markets * Pontiac Bay Symphony Orchestra * Premera Blue Cross * Rainbow City Band * Rick Steves Europe Through the Backdoor * The Salvation Army * Seattle Chamber Orchestra Seattle Gambia Association * Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra * Sound Health Physicians * Sno-King Music Educators * Sno-King Community Chorale * Storybook Theater * Swedish Edmonds * Terrace Parke Elementary PTA * Toni & Guy Hairdressing Academy * Vision House * Washington Council of the Blind * Washington School of Dance * Washington State Natural Bodybuilding * Westgate Chapel * Windermere Real Estate * World Ethnic Arts