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The Mill on Lake Stevens (The Mill) is a multi-use building located in the heart of Old Town Lake Stevens, at North Cove Park.  It is a versatile rental space with two levels and is available for a variety of city, community, and private events, including home to the City Council Chambers. 

Containing three distinct meeting spaces, The Sawyers Room, Hartford Hall, and the Stack, The Sawyers Room is reserved for City Council, public meetings, and City business Monday through Thursday, and available for private rental Friday through Sunday.  Follow the respective links above to rent any of these spaces.

The covered plaza shelter outside of the building is also available for events such as family picnics or birthday parties. 

We allow beer and wine but a banquet permit is required. Banquet Permits can be purchased online from the Washington State Liquor Board.

Reserving the entire Mill: (Occupancy 461)

The entire Mill is available to rent for any social occasion or business needs like corporate retreats or small conferences.


  • Friday and Sunday - $1300 all day 9:00am to 10:00pm

    Saturday - $1800 all day 9:00am to 10:00pm

Damage Deposit (refundable): $250 without alcohol/$500 with alcohol

Reservation Deposit (non-refundable): $200

Cancellations for When the Entire Mill Has Been Reserved: The person or entity executing the user agreement may cancel the rental by providing written notice to the City. If the User cancels a rental more than 90 days before the date of use, the City will return all payments made, less the non-refundable reservation fee. 

If the User cancels a rental 90 days or fewer before the date of use or fails to obtain any required permit or insurance by the date required, the City will retain all payments made but will refund the damage deposit. In no circumstance may a reservation or rental be assigned or sublet.

Weekend Hourly Reservations for the entire Mill: Hourly rentals will be considered within 2 weeks of the event with approval.

Amenities (varies per space)

  • 60” round tables, 72" long tables, and folding chairs are included with rental  
  • Wireless presentation and conferencing technology, including use of microphones
  • Views of North Cove Park, Lake Stevens, and Old Town Lake Stevens
  • Counter with standard-sized sink
  • Shared restroom facilities
  • Covered outdoor plaza area available as an additional rental space
  • Bench and armchair seating
  • Large custom-built conference table 
  • ADA accessibility
  • Unique hand-blown glass art decor

Want to take a virtual tour? Check out the 360° video tour of The Mill

The reservation request calendar is not connected to a live event calendar and is used for the purpose of communicating your request only.



  1. Have questions like... 
    • Will my event work in your space?
    • What size groups can you accommodate?
    • What is included with use of the venue?
    • Can I decorate?
    Click here for our FAQ

  1. Apply for your Washington State Banquet Permit or Special Occasion License with the Washington State Liquor Board

Contact Us

  1. Dawn Goldson Smith
    Event and Marketing Specialist

    1812 Main Street (physical)
    PO Box 257 (mailing)

    Lake Stevens, WA 98258-0257

    work: 425-622-9436