The Old Town Chapel

601 Niles Street, Bakersfield, CA 93305 Map · Phone number
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Guest capacity 20 to 350
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About The Old Town Chapel

The Old Town Chapel is a vintage wedding venue located in Bakersfield, California. This chapel has an antique, romantic feel and is fit to host wedding ceremonies, receptions, rehearsal dinners, and other special events. The Old Town Chapel delivers a rustic, Tuscan setting for you to start your lives as a married couple. If you are looking for an intimate elopement with close friends, or a larger traditional-style wedding ceremony, this venue is adaptable for all kinds of life celebrations.

Facilities and Capacity

The Old Town Chapel offers the historic space to accommodate parties up to 350 guests. In addition to the chapel space, the castle provides 5 bridal changing areas for the bridal party to get ready for their special day. The venue also features a ballroom that is suitable to hold receptions, rehearsal dinners, engagement parties, and much more. Located behind the chapel is a gorgeous garden courtyard that can seat 350 guests. The Old Town Chapel has the original bell still functioning for couples to ring in celebration of their nuptials. Ring the bell for the number of years you will be married for good luck.

Services Offered

The Old Town Chapel offers unique spaces for your use on your special day. Additionally, the chapel provides tables, chairs, linens, glassware, china, and flatware. Setup and cleanup services are also included in rental packages. This venue offers event planning services and will work with you to make sure the space brings your vision alive. Also, the property has a full sized parking lot and wheelchair access making it easy for all your guests to arrive with ease. Valet parking is also available.

History

The Old Town Chapel was first constructed in the early 1900s. The structure of the building has maintained all of its original features and offers a unique charm as a wedding venue. It is a Tuscan Castle that has been magically transported through time to the heart of Bakersfield. The chapel still has its original hardwood floors and vaulted ceilings which will transport you back in time.

Additional photos and a virtual tour are available on our web site.

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Beautiful Day in the Courtyard
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Flowers in the Courtyard
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Gorgeous Bride
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Beautiful Wedding Party
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Exiting the Bridal Tower
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Brides Loft in Tower
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Old Town Courtyard elegance
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Sunflowers & Votives
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Newlyweds kissing
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Florals around Bride
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Think Milk and Cookies
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Vintage Blue Table settings
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Dancing in courtyard
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Groomsmen bouquet toss
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Unplugged Wedding in chapel
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Bride in front of the chapel
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Fairy Lights in the courtyard
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Dinner setting in the courtyar
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Dancing front of the pergula
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Gentlemen front chapel
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Courtyard Party
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Pink in courtyard
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Front of chapel
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Courtyard in Blue

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24 Reviews for The Old Town Chapel

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4.9 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.9
  • Professionalism 4.9
  • Flexibility 4.9
  • Value 4.9
  • Average response time 4.9

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    Corinne Morrison · Married on 10/12/2019

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    Great people to work with

    Venue is outstanding. My son got married there a couple of weeks ago and we'r couldn't ask for a better place. We had the rehearsal, rehearsal dinner, the wedding and the reception there. Place was awesome, staff were great and very helpful. Totally recommend this place.

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    The Old Town Chapel's reply:

    Thank you for your kind review. We genuinely enjoyed your event and your guests. The design was beautiful and your pictures came out great! We look forward to having you visit again soon!
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    Queen Netty · Married on 09/29/2019

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    Awesome!!!

    Love This Place Awesome Owner!

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The Old Town Chapel FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 2500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 2500.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Event Planning
    Lighting/Sound
    Linens
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 3.00
  • 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?
    350
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    20
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    10
  • Describe your venue:
    Ballroom
    Banquet Hall
    Garden
    Historic Building
    Mansion
    Museum
    Religious
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered 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?
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Cake
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    French Service
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    Open Bar
    Outside Alcohol
  • What event items are available?
    Aisle Markers
    Aisle Runners
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Chair Covers
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Drapery
    Furniture
    Lighting
    Photo booth
    Tables
    Tents
    Tent Accessories
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Valet
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    April
    May
    June
    September
    October
    November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    July
    August
    December

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  • 601 Niles Street Bakersfield, CA, 93305 See on map
    661-546-9081 (Phone number)
    Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:00pm