Located in downtown Kitchener, City Hall has spaces for small meetings, large conventions and outdoor performances.

On this page:

  1. COVID-19 updates
  2. Rotunda
  3. Meeting rooms
  4. Carl Zehr Square
  5. Rental quotes
  6. About City Hall

COVID-19 updates

Select City of Kitchener facilities are available for limited rental uses

  • Indoor and outdoor ceremonies: Rentals for wedding ceremonies, funerals and ceremonies are available at Victoria Park Pavilion and Williamsburg Cemetery with capacity limits in place to allow for physical distancing. 
  • Indoor and outdoor receptions: Rentals for receptions are available with capacity limits in place to allow for physical distancing. 

Proof of vaccination

Individuals entering a City of Kitchener recreation facility or community centre must show proof of vaccination via a paper or electronic copy of their vaccine record as well as identification. Some exceptions apply. Learn more.

You can print or download their vaccination receipt from the provincial booking portal.

Questions?

If you have a question about a specific event or rental, see our rental spaces page to contact a city staff member.


Rotunda

Our open-concept rotunda is the perfect venue for:

  • receptions
  • corporate functions
  • performances
  • vendor markets

Stop by City Hall to get a feel for the space and contact our events staff to rent the space.

Capacity: 220 guests


Meeting rooms

If you need a meeting room in downtown Kitchener, look no further than City Hall.

We have meeting rooms for groups of 12 or more guests. Meeting rooms are usually available on weekends or from 5 to 9 p.m. on weekdays. For larger groups, our city council chamber can host up to 150 people in theatre-style seating.

Equipment, staffing and cleaning may increase your room fee.

Contact our events staff to learn more.


Carl Zehr Square

The public square in front of City Hall, Carl Zehr Square, is closed for construction. Subscribe to this page to get updates when it reopens.


Rental quotes

Send us an email or call 519-741-2200 ext. 7488 to get a rental quote.


About City Hall

Address

City Hall’s address is 200 King Street West in downtown Kitchener.

Hours

Kitchener City Hall is open to the public:

  • Monday to Saturday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Sunday and holidays: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Parking and transit

Our underground parking garage is accessible from Young Street.

These Grand River Transit (GRT) routes stop near City Hall:

Use GRT’s trip planner to plan your route to City Hall.

Wi-Fi

Use your own phone, tablet or computer with our free Wi-Fi. Choose the “Kitchener Public WiFi” network and follow the instructions that show up.