Host Your Next Event at the Milwaukee Community Sailing Center
The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center is the perfect venue for a
variety of corporate, social or family events. Located in Milwaukee’s
Veterans Park, the Sailing Center boasts stunning views of Lake Michigan
and the Milwaukee skyline, both night and day. The Windhover Community
Room, Sullivan Deck and the center’s two classrooms, Challenge and
Integrity, can be rented individually or in total for larger functions.
Along with our exclusive caterer, Zilli Hospitality Group, our staff would
be happy to provide you with a personal tour. Plus we offer a large free
public parking area adjacent to our facilities and free Wi-Fi throughout
the building. Because of its location within a Milwaukee County Park,
all park hours, rules and governing laws apply to the Milwaukee Community
Sailing Center. We encourage you to read the space contract thoroughly
before entering into an agreement.
Windhover Community Room and Sullivan Deck
The Windhover Community Room is a large multi-purpose room, a 1782 sq/ft
space that can be used for a variety of functions, from business presentations
to formal dinners and receptions. Surrounded by glass on three sides,
there is no venue in Milwaukee that offers the same commanding views.
The room can be accessed by an external staircase which rises through
the Sullivan Deck, an ADA-accessible elevator or internal staircase. It
is totally carpeted, with state-of-the-art lighting controls, large multi-media
screen and Wi-Fi access. The room can accommodate up to 150 for theater
style presentations or receptions and 120 for sit-down dinners. The Sullivan
Deck, is an extension of the Windhover Community Room, and at 527 sq/ft,
it can provide a beautiful outdoor pre-function gathering space for receptions,
a break-out space for meetings or its own unique space for a break or
a bar. The Sailing Center can assist you in arranging for tables and chairs
as well as audio/visual services for your event.
Zilli Hospitality Group
The Sailing Center is pleased to offer catering services through our partner
Zilli Hospitality Group. Zilli has a proven track record providing hospitality
services to a number of Milwaukee area venues including the Public Museum,
County Zoo, Coast Restaurant, and Mitchell Park Conservatory and Domes.
They have earned the distinction of being rated as the #1 Caterer by Milwaukee
Magazine, M Magazine and Wisconsin Bride Magazine and Wisconsin Meetings
Magazine. From simple box lunches and picnics to complete themed buffets
and formal multi-course sit-down dinners, Zilli has a wealth of experience
and is capable of working within budgetary and space requirements.
Room Rental Pricing
The Sailing Center offers special pricing for members and not-for-profit
organizations. Pricing is dictated by time of year with the prime summer
season running from May 15 through September 30. Call (414) 277-9094 or
email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about policies or pricing.
Member/NPO category applies to a member of MCSC or a non-profit organization
(i.e., a 501(c)(3) charitable organization).
Challenge and Integrity Classrooms
The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center has first-floor identical classrooms,
ideal for private meetings or breakout sessions. Each room can accommodate
up to 20 individuals and comes complete with chairs, podium and whiteboard.
The Sailing Center can also accommodate tented events on the adjacent
hard surface or front lawn. We would be pleased to show you a variety
of options to accommodate your individual needs. Barbeques, fish boils
or lobster boils can be attractive additions to your functions.
The Milwaukee Community Sailing Center can incorporate a sailing activity
into your event. We have worked with a number of organizations and corporations
to make their events special and unique with a variety of teambuilding
activities. Contact us at (414) 277-9094 for availability and scheduling.
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