Weddings, conventions, concerts, retreats, you name it.

Whether it’s a group of twelve or a crowd of 1,200, we’re able to make every event one to remember. With a variety of space and venue options at our new casino resort, we offer custom designs and hosting staff so that your event goes exactly the way you want.


Fact Sheet

Learn more about our property and your meeting space options.


Capacity Chart & Floor Plans

Choose from smaller breakout meeting rooms, banquet-style venues, or concert capacity seating.


Audio Visual

We offer over 20,000 square feet of flexible indoor and outdoor space and an expansive menu of audio/visual offerings for all your event needs.


Banquet Catering Menu

Our chefs have just the menu to complete your event experience.


Meetings & Events Gallery

James Decker

Director of Sales

James is a highly experienced, driven and successful industry leader with over 20 years of hotel sales and event experience at major properties including Hyatt Hotels and Resorts, Universal Orlando Resort, Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin, London Churchill InterContinental Hotel, Clipper Cruise Line, and Hersheypark. He is an alum of the hospitality school at the Pennsylvania State University, M.B.A. from Rollins College, and Certified Meeting Professional in 2003.

“Being part of the Sycuan Hotel expansion, allows me to bring my experience to this amazing community driven organization. I am honored to be part of this new entity, doing what I love by being the positive difference for my team and clients in hospitality and travel.”

Kristin O’Rourke

Associate Director of Sales

Kristin is a San Diego native, and is bringing her love of America’s Finest City to our culture here at Sycuan. Coming from a proud Navy family, she grew up in the Emerald City, Coronado. Always being in awe of the iconic Hotel Del, it developed her love of hotels and hospitality. She is coming with a decade’s worth of experience that has spanned over many parts of our city from; La Jolla, Harbor Island, the Gaslamp Quarter, and now here in East County.

Nena Villavicencio

Catering Sales Manager

Born and raised in San Diego, Nena graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management. From there, she gained experience working large scale events with McFarlane Promotions and the San Diego Padres. From coordinating weddings with First Comes Love Weddings & Events and beer festivals, to hosting Diner en Blanc, Nena has an eye for detail on all type of events.

“I am so grateful to be part of the all-new Sycuan Casino Resort. I love what I do, and Sycuan allows me to bring my diverse background of event planning to work one-on-one with clients. My goal is to make your vision become a reality.”

Christine Metzler

Hotel National Sales Manager

Christine is a native of the quaint and family-oriented community of Jamul, located in the foothills of San Diego’s East County. With over 9 years of experience at a variety of luxury brands and management companies, Christine has developed a love and passion for both hotels and the hospitality industry. The experience and knowledge gained has prepared her for her exciting new role with Sycuan Casino Resort.

“I am thrilled to be working for such a kindhearted organization and trailblazing team.”