Sunset Temple is a historic wedding venue located in San Diego, California. Formerly North Park’s original department store, the building underwent renovations before being reappointed as the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Sunset Temple in 1933. Today, this location hosts exciting private events where guests gather to make lifelong memories.
Facilities and Capacity
A part of the Mission Revival architectural movement, the building’s exterior features elements like red-tile roofing and mock towers. The Spanish influence is clear in its outward structural elements, while its interior seamlessly blends the old with the new. Inside, guests will find hanging chandeliers, an event stage, and hardwood flooring. The space’s neutral color scheme flawlessly complements a range of wedding themes, while its flexible floor plan allows for multiple seating arrangements. A balcony with a maximum capacity between 60 and 75 people looks out over the ground floor ballroom. This spacious main hall is capable of accommodating guest lists that range between 150 and 286 loved ones, depending on seating preferences. The ballroom opens up to an illuminated stage, the perfect place to hold ceremonies, wedding band performances, sweetheart tables, and more. Sunset Temple is fully equipped with necessary audiovisual devices, lighting, presentation equipment, and a modern sound system. It also features two bars and assorted antique-style lounge furnishings.
The Sunset Temple welcomes couples planning their forthcoming ceremony or reception, as well as any future engagement parties or wedding showers. They provide in-house support to assist with a number of event preparations. The venue’s staff sees to any setup or takedown concerns, while an on-location wedding coordinator oversees the main event’s smooth operations. Sunset Temple also offers full bar services as well as event catering menus. For guests taking advantage of the parking facilities, there are valet services available at their convenience. If couples require any rental items or decorative pieces, they can browse the venue’s offered inventory. Some of the functional and ornamental options that they can avail of include the following: