Slim’s Private Events

If you’re looking for an authentic rock ‘n roll setting for your next corporate event, holiday party, or private event, look no further! Opened in 1988 by legendary R&B artist Boz Scaggs, Slim's is a live music nightclub dedicated to providing the public with excellent service, a congenial atmosphere, good food & drinks, and the finest of American Roots, Music--Blues, R&B, Cajun/Zydeco, Jazz, Alternative, and more.

The Details

Slim’s comes equipped with a dance floor, small balcony, stage, special event lighting and a professional sound system (including microphones), as well as numerous cocktail tables and chairs at your disposal. Also included in the rental fee are: a house manager, an on-site coordinator, one sound and one lighting technician, bar staff, cocktail waiters, ushers/security, a doorman, a coat check attendant, and janitorial services. Rental rates are based on your event lasting five hours (with an additional three hours available prior to the start-time of your event for set-up and one hour for event break down). Additional hours can be arranged directly with the Event Manager for a fee. Contact the Private Event Manager, Mandy Lyden, for complete pricing details: EMAIL ( or by phone at 415-255-7395.


Private event rentals include bar staffing and use of the entire L-shaped bar. Slim’s offers many bar package options for your private event from a Deluxe Open Bar to a No-Host Cash Bar.


When using Slim’s catering for your event, the Private Event Manager will work with you and our talented chef Diego Giordano to create a personalized menu crafted to fit your budget, style and taste.

Setting the Scene for Your Event

Whether you're throwing a fundraiser gala, a birthday party, a school dance, or a rocking holiday party, we’ll work with you to set the scene for your event. Slim’s already comes equipped with special event lighting and numerous tables and chairs at your disposal. The Private Event Manager will work with you to create a floor plan for your event and will coordinate with you to bring in additional rental furniture, linens, and special equipment to create a unique look for your event.