Please contact us to set up a private tour with our venue manager Monday through Friday.

Alternatively, we offer open house periods most Saturdays to view the venue on your own. The venue manager will not be on duty. 

 Drop-in/Self tour times

September 16: 12 - 2 p.m.

September 23: 12 - 2 p.m.

September 30: 12 - 2 p.m.

White Rock Boathouse

Operated by the non-profit White Rock Boathouse Inc., The Filter Building event center is the latest addition to our facilities. Rental income from The Filter Building supports the various programs of the Boathouse.

For more on the White Rock Boathouse and its programs, visit our web site.

Atop the southwest shore of White Rock Lake, the historic Filter Building is ready and waiting to host your next affair. Beautiful terraces and sweeping views take your breath away. Our vintage industrial interior serves as the perfect backdrop to carry out any theme.
In the urban industrial style of the 1920’s, The Filter Building features exposed red brick walls, original iron trusses, and many windows overlooking White Rock Lake. Add to the mix spacious catering accommodations, simple parking and an easygoing staff, and it’s easy to see why The Filter Building is the definitive answer to your special event venue needs.


    Art House Dallas celebrated their third anniversary with a bash at the Filter Building.
Andrea Stark and Jeff Ingram tie the knot at The Filter Building. has lots of great photos of the happy event.