Joseph A Fernekes Building

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ExclamationsmDue to the COVID-19 outbreak, all rentals of City facilities, picnic areas, and sports fields are cancelled.


Joseph A. Fernekes Building in Orange Memorial Park
781 Tennis Dr.


Constructed in 2008, the Joseph A. Fernekes Building is an award-winning facility located in Orange Memorial Park in South San Francisco. Situated between the Orange Pool, sports fields, and playgrounds, the facility serves the community’s cultural, recreational, and celebratory needs.

The Fernekes Building features a commercial kitchen, beautiful maple floors, outdoor patio space, a barbecue grill, ample parking, and a 3,600 square-foot multi-use activity room encompassed by windows and grassy open-space.

Sample Room Setups

Capacity 150 dining

Need a hand? We provide professional, courteous, and skilled staff to assist you.

Tables and Chairs No need to worry - we set up your room to meet your needs before your event at no additional cost.

Food Cater in or bring your own food. The Fernekes building features a commercial kitchen to feed a small group or tend to pre-cooked food. Unlike many other locations, we do not require approved caterers.

Parking Orange Memorial Park has ample and free parking for any event.

Accessibility The parking lot has adequate disabled parking stalls and the facility is accessible to persons of all abilities.

Fees are subject to change periodically. A refundable deposit is returned to the renter after the event provided no damage, additional cleanup, or policies are violated. An insurance certificate is required for most rentals. You may opt to purchase insurance through the city. Security may be required for "high-risk" events. Please call the Parks and Recreation Department at (650) 829-3800 or email to book your venue.

App fee: $75 | Insurance: $105-180 | Alcohol surcharge: $25-100 | Refundable deposit: $350 | Due at reservation: $300

Base fee + ($/additional hour past the minimum hours)                      


Nonprofit and Community Based Organizations

Private Business


Minimum Hours

Activity Room with Kitchen





+ Outdoor Barbeque Gas Grill




Daily Fee

Fees are current as of August 2015.

Please call (650) 829-3800 to reserve a facility today.

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