The Oviatt is an art-deco inspired event venue situated on a rooftop in downtown Los Angeles. This stylish and elegant space, originally built in 1928 as the penthouse and living space of building owner and eccentric businessman James Oviatt. The distinguished space featuring imported fabrics and Lalique glass, mahogany furniture and cabinets, parquet wood floors and carved woodwork. and refined setting provide the perfect backdrop for weddings and events.
The Oviatt can host events for up to 125 guests. There are ten separate rooms on the inside which can be mixed and matched for plenty of flexibility including a bridal suite, photobooth, cocktail area or anything else. The outdoor deck, peering out into the building and lights of downtown Los Angeles, is spacious and open, giving the most flexibility for event layouts. The Oviatt can accommodate both the reception and ceremony on the outdoor deck and will provide a tent over the space if required for weather.
The Oviatt staff prides itself on customer service, capability and integrity. The Oviatt has teamed up with award-winning caterers The Copper Key and DLS Events, to provide exclusive catering and beverage service that matches the elegance of the venue itself.
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The Oviatt frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Oviatt?
- Bridal Suite
- Event Planning
- Set Up
At The Oviatt, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?
At The Oviatt, what does the bar service starting price include?
- Champagne Toast
- House Beer
- House Liquor
- House Wine
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Premium Liquor
- Signature Drink
- Specialty Beer
- Specialty Wine
What are the most important characteristics of The Oviatt in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Oviatt for wedding events?
- Covered Outdoor
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Oviatt offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Oviatt offer for wedding events?
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Oviatt have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment