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Private Events

San Diego Private Events

Party at The Nolen

San Diego’s The Nolen Rooftop Bar and Lounge is the perfect place to host your next private event or corporate function. It offers an ideal combination of style and convenience, thanks to the open space and downtown location. Thanks to adjustable private event layouts, we are able tailor our options to a range of party sizes and budgets. For large groups under 20, please email us at

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    The Nolen Rooftop

    Full Buyout
    Max Capacity: 160



    For a truly special, unique San Diego private event experience, The Nolen Rooftop Bar can be completely rented out with a maximum seated capacity of 125 and and overall capacity of 160 people. Full buyouts enjoy panoramic views of San Diego from every corner of our lounge, plenty of dining area, plus space to mingle. Seating/Dining layout can be customized.

    East Side Buyout
    Maximum Capacity: 40



    While the East Partial Buyout is our smallest option for private events at The Nolen Rooftop Bar & Lounge, it offers everything your intimate party needs. Occupying the space closest to our bar, the East offers plenty of standing room and seating options including bar top height tables our new booth section and window seating along the edge. Plan correctly and you can be sipping our barrel aged cocktails while watching concerts or the Padres play in neighboring Petco Park. Just one of the perks of hosting a private event with us! Seating configurations can be slightly adjusted in this section to fit your event needs.

    West Side Buyout
    Maximum Capacity: 80



    The Nolen Rooftop West Partial Buyout is a popular choice for private events because of the ample space for a medium sized group and the stunning views from two full sides of window seating. This buy out option includes our popular fire table as well as the fireplace seating area. Maximum seated capacity is 80. Maximum standing room capacity is 80. Specific seating configurations can be adjusted to fit your needs.