Kemah Community Center

If you are looking for a large venue for parties, weddings, family reunions, meetings, or classes, the Jimmie Walker Community Center in Kemah is available for rent from the City of Kemah.  

NOW ACCEPTING RESERVATIONS THROUGH 2019

Jimmy Walker Community Center Rental Agreement

Print the Rental agreement and fill it out.  You can scan it and email it or bring it to City Hall. Rental Fee and Security Deposit must both be paid to secure the reservation.

Kemah Community Center 3
Community Center Floor Plan

Capacity

  • Maximum capacity: 200 people
  • Main area square footage: approximately  2,300

Amenities

  • Kitchen area 286 square feet with a 3-foot by 11-foot center island
    • 2 Refrigerators
    • 2 Stoves with Ovens (no cooking utensils provided)
    • Dish washing sinks (no cleaning supplies provided)
    • Microwave
  • Tables and Chairs
    • 22 Folding 8' x 2.5" Rectangular Tables
    • 160 Folding metal chairs
    • Renter/occupant is responsible to ensure adequate number of tables and chairs for their event.

Pricing

  • Deposit (refundable - required for all functions): $500
  • Rental rates (nonrefundable - required for all functions) 
  • Renter Category*

    Day

    Security Deposit

    Building Rental

    Kemah Residents
    (Proof of residency required)

    Monday - Thursday

    $500

    $200

    Friday, Saturday, Sunday

    $500

    $350

    City of Kemah Employees

    Monday - Thursday

    $500

    $200

    Friday, Saturday, Sunday

    $500

    $350

    Non-Profit Organizations*

    Monday - Thursday

    $500

    $200

    Friday, Saturday, Sunday

    $500

    $350

    Non-Residents or For Profit Events

    (trade shows, craft shows, multiple vendors, etc.)

    Monday - Thursday

    $500

    $500

    Friday, Saturday, Sunday

    $500

    $800

  • Alcohol Security fees (required at all functions with alcohol): $30 per hour per officer
    • 1-100 people: 1 officer
    • 101-200 people: 2 officers

Email Permits at City Hall for availability and rental