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The Fremont Theater is a historic theater and wedding venue in downtown San Luis Obispo, California. This beautifully preserved Art Deco movie theater was built in 1942 by the distinguished architect S. Charles Lee. Celebrate your big day in style in this unique slice of Americana on California's Central Coast.

Facilities and Capacity

The venue is conveniently located in the heart of San Luis Obispo. The theater's exterior is an excellent spot for a wedding photo opportunity. Pose with your spouse in front of colorful neon lighting and vintage paneling. As soon as you enter the venue, the rich history is visible everywhere. Floral patterns adorn the walls and ceilings in the spacious lobby area. This area transforms nicely into an elegant reception space, with beer taps and room for catering tables. Step through the plush curtains and into the auditorium, a stunning performance hall with intricately painted murals covering the walls and ceiling. The stage has hosted everything from war bond shows in the 1940s to historic bands like Yes. On your special day, the wedding entertainment of your choice can use state-of-the-art lighting and sound. The Fremont Theater can accommodate groups of all sizes, from intimate gatherings of 25 guests to 900 guests for larger weddings.

Services Offered

The team at the Fremont Theater has years of experience hosting private events. You can expect an in-house production team available to ensure the space meets your needs. Wedding packages are fully customizable and curated for your wedding day vision.

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