Host Your Next Event At NECAT!

NECAT is a culinary arts training program that runs daily Monday-Friday, 8:00AM – 3:00PM. Our beautiful 11,000 square-foot space with original artwork galleries have many creative options to explore. Located just off Route 93 in the New Market Square District, Boston, NECAT will be a perfect backdrop for your next corporate event, celebration, or holiday party. Our center is handicap accessible, includes an elevator, and covered secure parking for 130 guests.

We encourage you to secure a date for your venue. Clients are welcome to work with a caterer and/or event planner to utilize the many functions of our facility. Additionally, clients have the option to work with our professionally trained chefs to offer a limited seasonal menu to best meet your culinary and event needs. Contact Chef Saba Wahid Duffy at or 617-442-2600, for more info.

Event Spaces

The Art Gallery

The Orchid Cafe

The William E. Strickland Jr. Auditorium

The Bernie Frank Memorial Board Room