Half Moon Bay Downtown

We are a Nonprofit Public Benefit Corporation formed to raise monies to support charitable and educational activities in the Half Moon Bay, California community including events by musical artists, dance artists, photographers, writers, film makers and others.

These activities are fund raisers for educational scholarships to local needy high school graduates who will be attending college, often the first in their family to do so.

We support and encourage community involvement by providing better access with the upgrade and maintenance of the Odd Fellows Hall hosting these events, especially providing universal access for all, including the elderly and persons with disabilities.

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The building has two excellent, recently renovated commercial spaces on the ground floor. The tenants are Café Society, a very popular coffee house featuring live jazz weekly; and Personal FX, an established, upscale jewelry and accessories showroom. Upstairs, the hall space consists of one large, hardwood-floored ballroom, rated by the City for up to 220 people, a kitchen and dining room for about 25 people. The upstairs is approximately 3000 square feet.

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Chartered in 1868, Ocean View Lodge is one of the oldest organizations operating in Half Moon Bay. Built in 1879, the 6,000 square foot building is on a central retail block of Main Street, across from City Hall.


The Odd Fellows Hall serves the coastal community with regular lecture series, a film series, dances, concerts, photography, speakers series, and other cultural events.