Event Venues and Catering
Discover the ideal setting for your events, meetings and conferences at SAIT, conveniently located minutes from downtown Calgary. Our facility offers a budget-friendly and accessible choice with all the necessary services and amenities to host your upcoming event.
SAIT campus offers an exclusive collection of venues, from classic to modern designs, accompanied by catering and accommodation options. Guided by our expert event coordinators, we will curate a remarkable and seamless experience throughout your event.
Venues and meeting spaces
Discover the charm and sophistication of Macdonald Hall, located in SAIT's Heritage Hall on main campus.
An ideal venue for receptions, keynotes, and conferences, Macdonald Hall offers a refined atmosphere conducive to gatherings of up to 177 guests.
With its beautiful high ceilings and elegant balcony, Macdonald Hall's 1920s architecture will create a unique experience for you and your guests. Elevate your events to new heights with this timeless elegance.
Macdonald Hall capacity and pricing
- Theatre: 150
- Classroom: 60
- Banquet-style: 152
- Reception: 144
Price starts at $1,500.
Irene Lewis Atrium
Elevate your next tradeshow or large event in the breathtaking allure of the Irene Lewis Atrium, nestled within SAIT's Stan Grad Centre.
This expansive venue boasts a captivating blend of exposed Heritage Hall façade and three-story-high glass ceilings, creating a mesmerizing ambiance.
With the capacity to host up to 1,149 guests in the full atrium or 400 in the south half, the space is customizable to your event's size and style. Let natural light enchant your guests, making your occasion memorable and extraordinary.
Full atrium capacity and pricing
- Theatre: 1149
- Banquet-style: 500
- Reception: 907
Price starts at $5,000.
South half capacity and pricing
- Theatre: 400
- Banquet-style: 250
- Reception: 400
Price starts at $3,500.
Our beautiful training and meeting spaces are located in Heritage Hall and Stan Grad Centre, equipped with the latest technology while offering a unique experience.
If daylight is essential, request one of our south-facing rooms offering a stunning downtown view. Each room is ergonomically designed to ensure your experience is comfortable.
Classroom capacity and pricing
- 20 – 84 guests
- Heritage Hall classrooms: Half-day rate starts at $260; full-day rate starts at $365.
- Stan Grad Centre classrooms: Hourly rate starts at $55 per hour with a minimum rental of three hours.
These modern meeting rooms provide natural light and breathtaking mountain and city views. Create a comfortable ambiance for your guests while we provide you with all the necessities, such as internet access, VOIP conference phone, and a portable projector and screen.
The Dining Centre is available for private functions from May until August. Both levels are highly adaptable with smartly designed environments.
Lounge 2200 capacity and pricing
- Boardroom: 22
- Classroom: 24
- Theatre: 45
- Banquet: 40
Half-day rate: $360
Full-day rate: $500
Lounge 2214 capacity and pricing
- Boardroom: 10
Half-day rate: $230
Full-day rate: $360
Dining Centre main level capacity and pricing
Up to 123 guests.
Dining Centre lower level capacity and pricing
Up to 150 guests.
Curated Catering powered by Hotel Arts
SAIT's esteemed partnership with Hotel Arts extends beyond its notable alumni to offer an exceptional venue for your events, conferences and meetings.
Curated Catering by Hotel Arts, renowned for inventive dishes and impeccable service, presents a diverse range of menus catering to various event styles. From breakfast to dinner, our menus feature fresh salads, three-course meals and gourmet dishes.
Focusing on inspiring creativity, our meeting and event menu ensures a delightful culinary experience. Explore a fusion of health, comforting food and daily culinary adventures with global influences alongside familiar favourites.
Indulge in comfort at SAIT Residence, where we cater to your travel needs with various room options.
Select from our studio, one, two or four-bedroom suites for a personalized stay.
For those seeking an elevated experience, our 22nd-floor residence tower beckons with a luxurious penthouse with an executive suite, providing sophisticated spaces for you and your guests.
SAIT Residence ensures tailored and memorable accommodation, whether seeking practicality in our standard rooms or a touch of opulence in our premium suites on the exclusive 22nd floor. Your stay, your choice — at SAIT Residence.
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