Unique, versatile venues within The Nest

Located in the heart of the University of British Columbia’s campus, The Nest boasts 250,000 sq. ft. of truly unique event space.


From our private Rooftop Garden to The Great Hall, our modern event spaces are versatile enough to accommodate virtually any occasion and are available at multiple price points.

Our modern, indoor spaces feature abundant natural light and open layouts. Our outdoor spaces offer sweeping mountain views and plenty of privacy.

Full range of conference & catering services

We provide a full range of conference and catering services at various price points, including the ability to accommodate a 600-person seated gala dinner in The Great Hall.

Visit the Catering section of our site to learn more about menu options.

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Submit a quote request

Submit a quote request for your event or catering needs and we’ll get back to you within one business day.

Over 40 bookable spaces

The Nest has over 40 state-of-the-art, architecturally designed bookable spaces. It is home to nine AMS owned and operated food outlets, two of which offer a full venue buyout.

And if you’re looking to offer your attendees an alternative to a mid-meeting coffee break, our on-site three-story rock climbing wall provides a different kind of adrenaline rush!

Click on the links below for more about the bookable event and conference spaces available within The Nest at UBC.

The Rooftop Garden

An elevated garden with beautiful views, best suited to smaller special occasions.

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The Gallery & Patio

A stylish, contemporary indoor space with an outside terrace, perfect for weddings with up to 200 guests.

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The Great Hall

With abundant natural light and a capacity of up to 600, The Great Hall is perfect for weddings and black-tie affairs.

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Conference Spaces

While all of our spaces are ideal for conferences, we also have 40 bookable spaces for smaller corporate gatherings.

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