605 E. California St. Gainesville, TX 76240 Reservations: 940-668-4530
Make your event historic at this 100 year old building filled with stories and natural light. The Santa Fe Depot is a wonderfully unique location where you can step through time to see old memories while creating new ones. A popular facility for celebrating rehearsal dinners, intimate weddings, and banquets.
Depot Seating Capacity 150 Banquet Style Main Room, Dance Area Overflow room 2 smaller side rooms
Hours of Operation
Office Hours 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Facility Hours 2:00 p.m. to Midnight
Staff Provided to Open and Close Facility
Staff Sets Up Tables and Chairs
Staff in Attendance at
All Activities and Events
Smoke Free Facility
Alcoholic Beverages Allowed with
Required Security Personnel
Portable Sound System with Aux and CD Capabilities
Down Payment Required to Secure Date
Rental Rates and Fees
Depot Building Rental and Street Use
$600 for 6 hours; $90 for each additional hour
Deposit for Depot Use
$500. $300 is due at time of booking; the remaining $200 is due 2 weeks prior to event.
Police Officer for Events with Alcohol (Certified Gainesville Officer)
$40 per hour - 150 people
Required $170 Street Barricade fee; permitting required