The Sofia Quintero's Event Center is available for private or public use, for individuals or companies. Whether you are looking for space for a birthday, graduation, celebration of life, luncheon, or training area, SQACC's Event Center can accommodate your needs.  

The Event Center is a great choice for up to 200 guests and for smaller groups up to 45 in our Educational Room is a perfect fit.

Need a Kitchen?

Nana's Kitchen, located inside the Sofia Quintero Event Center, is a fully equipped Commissary/Catering commercial kitchen that is licensed both through the Health Department and Department of Agriculture. Kitchen rental is available for your function or business! 


Main Hall

Our Main Hall is a large room accommodating up to 200 guests. High ceilings and exposed piping give the space an industrial feel.  With lights strung to make the room feel more intimate.

The room is equipped with:

  • A Bar 
  • TV with Chromecast & HDMI Connection 
  • Projector with HDMI Connection
  • Projection Screen 
  • Wi-Fi 
  • Seating for 200 People

 Rates:     $80 per hour (weekday)

                 $85 per hour (weekend)


Educational Room

Educational Room can accommodate 

smaller functions. 

It is equipped with: 

  • A TV with HDMI and Chromecast 
  • Wi-Fi
  • Seating for 45 People

 You also have the ability to use the media system to show lessons in the kitchen and the educational room to the TV (extra fee).

Rates: $45 per hour (weekday) 

            $50 per hour (weekend)


Nana's Kitchen

Nana's Kitchen is a fully equipped commercial kitchen that is licensed both through the Health Department and the Department of Agriculture. You may lease the kitchen out for your business! All businesses must be certified ServSafe Managers and follow procedures when using Nana's Kitchen.

  • Nana's Kitchen is equipped with:
    - Stainless Steel Prep Tables
    - Stainless Steel 3 Compartment Sink
    - Stainless Steel Commercial Dishwasher
    - Alto Shaam
    - 2 - 6 Burner Ranges
    - 2 Convection Ovens
    - 2 Griddles
    - 2 Gas Fryers
    ​- Stainless Steel Prep Sink
    - Stainless Steel Produce Sink
    - 2 Stainless Steel Refrigerator
    - Ice Maker
    - 2 Stainless Steel Freezers
    ​- Storage Racks
    - Ability to show live video feeds from the kitchen, to the educational area. 

Pricing to lease begins at $18 per hour and up; based on needs.

Nana’s Kitchen is an option for use during your venue rental at an additional rate of $40 per hour. 

Please call for more info. 419-241-1655 or 



Jose Balderas Garden

Jose Balderas Garden is the gorgeous garden right outside the Event Center. The area fits a 30’ x 60’ tent. The garden is a great place to hold a family get-together, birthdays, and wedding ceremonies!  It hosts one of the countries first rain gardens, 5 raised beds, 2 circular herb garden, brick pizza oven, and much more! 

Grandpa's Gardens include:

  • Wooden Picnic Tables
  • Bar is available in this outdoor space
  • Fenced in Property

Rates: $80 per hour weekday

            $85 per hour weekend

Looking to rent?

All our rentals include your option of:

- Round 8ft Tables

- Rectangle 6 ft or 8ft Tables 

- Padded Folding Chairs

- 6 round Bistro Tables available

SQACC will do all the set up and tear down of tables and chairs for your event. 

As a renter you are responsible to clean and mop, and take out your garbage at the end of your event. 

  • When you book your event with us, we will also advertise it on our electronic sign outside the week prior!



New event parking lot next to 535 Crittenden St. 

Also, street parking available on both sides of Broadway.  

Off-Site Rentals

A deposit of $75 will be required for all off-site rentals.

- Tables are $5 each

- Chairs are $2 each

SQACC Event Center Pricing

Contact Us

Venue Rental

Better yet, see us in person!

We love our customers, please call our office to set up an appointment.

Sofia Quintero Art and Cultural Center

1225 Broadway, Toledo, Ohio 43609, United States

(419) 241-1655


Open today

09:00 am – 05:00 pm