FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT THEBANK AND ITS SERVICES.

Please note we have an entire page dedicated to the space and its specifications. For other questions, see below. To book a tour of the space, contact us.


WHAT MAKES THEBANK STAND OUT AS AN EVENT SPACE IN PALM SPRINGS?

  1. Our venue's location is downtown, within walking distance of hotels and resorts.
  2. Our venue's historic mid-century modern architecture is quintessential Palm Springs.
  3. Our venue's mid-range size gives event planners flexibility. Click here for more about the space.
  4. Our venue's staff can accommodate just about any request: a wide range of the finest local vendors, including catering, bartending, print and design, even Airstream suites. Just ask: we'll find a way.
  5. Our venue is not bound by noise restrictions and can accommodate indoor late night events. As late as you like.

What is the venue rental fee?  


How do I secure my date?

  • We require a payment equal to 50% of the rental contract to secure the date. Get started here.

Do you have non-profit rate?

  • We will look at each non-profit proposal on a case by case basis. 

How long is the rental period?

  • Event bookings are based on a 4-hour event length minimum. Load-in and load-out times to be determined based on the complexity of the setup.

ARE THERE TIME LIMITATIONS FOR THE EVENT'S ENDING TIME?

  • Our interior space has no limitations. Party deep into the night. Meanwhile, most event venues in greater Palm Springs must end by 10 PM.
  • Please note there is a modest upcharge to go past midnight.

What's included in the rental fee?

  • 22 sixty-inch round tables
  • 10 thirty-inch round cocktail tables
  • 10 six-foot banquet tables
  • lighting: 10 LED up lights *
  • lighting: basic stage wash *
  • lighting: 6 Leko event washes *
  • lighting: 15 pin spots *
  • 1 mike stand
  • 2 wireless mikes via separate channels
  • SONOS sound delivery system in 4 independent zones.

* see below for more information about lighting


May I use my own vendors?

  • Vendors of your choice not included in our approved vendor list are welcome, subject to approval. We must assure that the selected vendors offer the caliber of service we expect for your event.
  • TheBank has its own bar service; there is an upcharge to bring in a different bar service. All other vendors are allowed, subject to approval. We offer full-service event planning in order to effortlessly capture your vision.

What other services does TheBank offer?

  • TheBank can provide full event design, planning and production services.  We are happy to prepare a detailed design plan and pricing proposal for your event.

Do you require a planner to ASSIST WITH my event?

  • If you're planning a wedding, birthday or other personal event we ask that you have an event producer or wedding planner to assist you. This planner is best served by attending all pre-production meetings and manage logistics with our staff.  We also offer this service for you, in house, at an additional cost.

IS AMPLIFIED MUSIC ALLOWED?

  • Yes!  Any type of amplified music is 100% allowed inside the building. We can also have amplified music outside with special permitting.  Ask us about this.

IS THERE IN-HOUSE SOUND AVAILABLE?

  • Yes! We have an in-house zoned SONOS sound system that can be controlled via smartphone or iPad. Any streaming music channel can be played. We can also add a DJ to the system. For live bands we suggest bringing in additional sound equipment.

IS THE IN-HOUSE LIGHTING PACKAGE ADEQUATE FOR MOST EVENTS?

  • The in-house lighting package (listed above as "What is included in the rental fee?") is adequate for many events. For more highly-produced events we suggest bringing in additional lighting for increased impact.

How many people can I have at my event?

  • The guest capacity varies based on the type of event you will be having. Click here for specifics about the venue.

What if I need additional days for installation and breakdown?

  • No problem.  You can book additional days to accommodate large set up and breakdowns.  We are happy to give you pricing based on your needs.

Is there a security deposit?

  • We ask for a security deposit of $2500. You may provide a credit card or postdated check. The deposit is released within two weeks after the event.

Is there a catering kitchen?

  • We have a large catering prep and production room available but not a operational kitchen. Any caterer will be happy with the space. 

Is the venue ADA compliant?

  • Yes! we are fully ADA compliant event venue.

How much power is available?

  • We have plenty of power to run most any event.  If you're planning to go over the top with your event then additional power may be needed.  Our venue manager can help you determine if more power is needed.

Can I use the outside space for my event?

  • Yes! The outside is available to use for your event at an additional cost and does requires special permitting.  We are happy to make this happen for you.

Is there a post-event cleaning fee?

  • Yes, TheBank is always picture-perfect when you arrive for set-up.

We hope this is helpful information and we look forward to seeing you at TheBank!

- Partners, Management and Staff at TheBank