Avila's Historic 1929

3252 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside, CA 92507 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Avila's Historic 1929

Located in Riverside, California, Avila's Historic 1929 is a banquet hall venue that hosts weddings and special events. Originally constructed in 1929 by renowned architect Stanley Wilson, it is now owned and operated by Chuck A. Avila. This venue’s name is reflective of its ethos, blending its history with Downtown Riverside's emerging urban landscape. Couples who choose to celebrate their wedding at this location can expect a contemporary and artistic setting to their nuptials.

Facilities and Capacity

Avila's Historic 1929 offers a choice of three event spaces for couples to choose from - Legacy, Ensueno, and Portico - each boasting its own unique character and ambiance. Legacy is Stanley Wilson's signature building, which has been artfully restored to its original historic appearance. This is our largest space, exhibiting beautiful, industrial elegance and ideal for wedding ceremonies and receptions. It features lofty ceilings, gorgeous chandeliers, and wide-paneled windows for abundant cascades of natural light. Legacy flaunts a charming staircase, which allows for a grand entrance from the bridal suite and mezzanine. Ensueño offers a contemporary twist on traditional ballrooms, with polished wooden floors and exposed painted piping across the ceiling. Modern sputnik chandeliers add a romantic yet industrial flair while flooding the room with light. With a full bar running along one side, this room offers ample space for dancing and socializing. Portico is a covered outdoor terrace that sits atop the building, and is ideal for day or night celebrations. Offering sweeping views of the city, it is perfect for intimate gatherings and celebrations. This modern rooftop area also boasts a full bar and dance floor.

Services Offered

Avila’s Historic 1929 is an ideal location choice for engagement parties, wedding showers, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions. Depending on the event space chosen, you’ll have the option of working with the on-site catering team or bringing your choice of caterers on site. The team will take care of setup and clean up of your chosen space, allowing you to relax and enjoy your day. Dedicated staff including servers, bartenders and security personnel can also be available to make sure that your celebration flows flawlessly. Each event space is equipped with sound equipment, ensuring that your choice of entertainment has everything they need for a great performance. This team can also offer a range of celebration necessities such as:

  • Chairs
  • Tables
  • Flatware
  • Glassware
  • Linens

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Polished wooden floors-Ensueño
Polished wooden floors-Ensueño
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Avila's Historic 1929
Gorgeous stairway to mezzanine
Gorgeous stairway to mezzanine
Tree archway outside of Legacy
Tree archway outside of Legacy
On the mezzanine in Legacy
On the mezzanine in Legacy
The mezzanine - Legacy
The mezzanine - Legacy
Bridal suite - Legacy
Bridal suite - Legacy
Bride's room - Legacy
Bride's room - Legacy
Rustic wooden doors in Legacy
Rustic wooden doors in Legacy
Legacy exterior
Legacy exterior
Outdoor seating - Legacy
Outdoor seating - Legacy
Grand entrance stairway
Grand entrance stairway
Outdoor tables & patio-Legacy
Outdoor tables & patio-Legacy
Wide paneled windows in Legacy
Wide paneled windows in Legacy
Gorgeous chandeliers in Legacy
Gorgeous chandeliers in Legacy
Elegant table setting
Elegant table setting
Lovely palms outside Legacy
Lovely palms outside Legacy
Steinway & Sons grand piano
Steinway & Sons grand piano
Multiple full mobile bars
Multiple full mobile bars
Lovely centerpieces
Lovely centerpieces
Beautiful natural lighting
Beautiful natural lighting
Industrial elegance - Legacy
Industrial elegance - Legacy
Bougainvillea arch - Ensueño
Bougainvillea arch - Ensueño
Ensueño exterior
Ensueño exterior
Ensueño - The Dream
Ensueño - The Dream
Contemporary event space
Contemporary event space
Historic building
Historic building
Full-length bar in Ensueño
Full-length bar in Ensueño
Modern finishes - Ensueño
Modern finishes - Ensueño
Beamed ceilings with chandeliers
Beamed ceilings with chandeliers
Spacious interiors - Ensueño
Spacious interiors - Ensueño
Polished wooden floors-Ensueño
Polished wooden floors-Ensueño
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Avila's Historic 1929
Gorgeous stairway to mezzanine
Gorgeous stairway to mezzanine

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Avila's Historic 1929 FAQ

  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    250
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    5
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • Describe your venue:
    Historic Building
    Rooftop
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Liquor License
    Open Bar
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Audio Equipment
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Furniture
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access

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    951-338-8555 (Phone number)
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Avila's Historic 1929 frequently asked questions

At Avila's Historic 1929, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Avila's Historic 1929 includes:

  • Bartender(s)
  • Champagne Toast
  • House Beer
  • House Liquor
  • House Wine
  • Open Bar
  • Premium Liquor
  • Signature Drink
  • Specialty Beer
  • Specialty Wine

What are the most important characteristics of Avila's Historic 1929 in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Avila's Historic 1929 for wedding events is known for:

  • Historic Building
  • Rooftop

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Avila's Historic 1929 for wedding events?

Avila's Historic 1929 offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does Avila's Historic 1929 offer?

Avila's Historic 1929 offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Avila's Historic 1929 offer for wedding events?

Avila's Historic 1929 offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Accommodations
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Avila's Historic 1929 have available for wedding events?

Avila's Historic 1929 offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Audio Equipment
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Furniture
  • Tables