Long Beach’s Premier Neighborhood Restaurant, Bar & Event Venue
The Federal hosts a variety of events in our three unique spaces, the Restaurant, Federal Underground, and our Parlour lounge – or throughout the entire venue.
Our special events manager and dedicated chef team will work with you to create the perfect setting for your special occasion, be it a Wedding, Engagement party, Corporate event, Trade Show after-party, Wrap party, Bridal Shower, Anniversary, or Birthday celebration.
“One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.”
Passing through the double doors into the the main hall of this 1920’s Beaux-arts style building is just the beginning the Federal experience. Your gaze will draw up into our three-story restaurant that doubles as an event space that can accommodate up 600 patrons, featuring two full-service bars, hand-painted beamed ceilings, towering columns, high windows that provide grand natural lighting, and an attached outside patio. All available for full or partial buy out if you’re searching for that special venue to hold a Corporate Mixer, Trade Show event, Dinner Reception, Private Parties, or even the most special of Weddings, The Federal space is sure to add authentic charm.
“For every prohibition you create, you also create an underground”
The Underground, located in the heart of Downtown at 102 Pine Ave, has not only elevated Long Beach nightlife to unprecedented heights by attracting a rotating guest list of notable celebrities, up-and-coming DJ’s, and local live music spanning all genres but is also the perfect location for a wide range of events.
With walls draped in red velvet, paneled columns, a sprawling dance floor and stage, LED lighting and A/V capabilities, and a state of the art sound system, we are your individual stop to an amazing event. Our event staff can assist with all of your needs, including planning, catering, staffing, and furnishing. The Underground offers thoughtful event planning for up to 350 guests that distinguishes your next get-together from the norm.
“The parties were bigger, the pace was faster, the shows were broader, the buildings were higher, the morals were looser, the liquor was cheaper”
-F Scott Fitzgerald
The Parlour is Federal’s very own authentic 1920’s era speakeasy. Located in the basement level vault of the old Security Pacific National Bank. Descend a narrow flight of concrete stairs to the Parlour’s hidden entrance and into Downtown LB’s best kept secret. Federal houses a cocktail program that is finely curated and regularly updated using the techniques of old, to create something new. Our resident bartenders, serve up classic American cocktails, using recipes and fresh ingredients that hearken from the age of jazz and beyond. Whether you are looking to host a more intimate affair, from Birthdays, Engagements, or themed Holiday Parties, we offer the perfect setting all year-round.
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We look forward to helping you create a seamless and memorable event for you and your guests.