The Newland Barn is located in the southwest portion of the City of Huntington Beach in the Newland Shopping Center on Beach Boulevard and Adams Avenue. It is located behind the Newland House Museum. The museum may not be rented. Rental of the Newland Barn includes the enclosed lawn. The Newland Barn is a multi-use facility and other events may be scheduled at the Newland House Museum during your desired time.
Reservations can be made up to one-year prior to the event date. Due to the high volume of requests for reservations, a lottery is held to determine which party will be able to make the reservation. The lottery will be held daily at the Community Services Department (5th floor of the Huntington Beach Civic Center) at 8:15 am for the corresponding date one year in advance. One representative from each party will be given a raffle ticket and the winning raffle number wins the lottery. The person winning the lottery will be the one who completes the necessary paperwork. Dates may not be held by phone and you cannot be placed on a waiting list.
The following dates are available on a first come first served basis:
November 2016: 11/27
December 2016: 12/2, 12/9, 12/10, 12/11, 12/16, 12/18, 12/23, 12/30
January 2017: 1/6, 1/8, 1/13, 1/14, 1/15, 1/20, 1/21, 1/22, 1/27, 1/28, 1/29
February 2017: 2/3, 2/5, 2/10, 2/12, 2/24, 2/26
March 2017: 3/3, 3/5, 3/10, 3/12, 3/17, 3/24, 3/31
April 2017: 4/2, 4/7, 4/14, 4/21
May 2017: 5/5, 5/12, 5/19
June 2017: 6/2, 6/11, 6/18, 6/23
Any rental or change with less than thirty (30) days advance notice is contingent on staff availability.
Reservations must be done in person and full payment (Rental Fee, Deposit, and Insurance) is required at time of reservation. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, check, Visa, MasterCard, or Discover.
Sunday: 8 am - 10 pm
Friday and Saturday: 8 am - Midnight
The Newland Barn is open for walk-in viewing every Wednesday evening from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm (except major holidays). No appointment is necessary. Any questions regarding availiability or reservations need to made through the Community Services Department at (714) 536-5486.
Closed on Holidays
No reservations will be accepted for legal holidays observed by the City of Huntington Beach. This includes Christmas Eve and New Years Eve.
Planning Commission meetings are held on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month. Meeting Agendas, Action Agendas, and Minutes are available to view online.