The Penny is an urban-style wedding venue located in the city of San Luis Obispo, California. Featuring both indoor and outdoor event locations, this spacious facility allows couples to hold elaborate celebrations. The industrial ambiance of the venue provides a unique setting for a distinctive and memorable occasion.
Facilities and Capacity
This refurbished historic building is still largely characterized by its primary architectural features. The venue’s uncovered floors, bare brick walls, and metal fixtures are expertly combined with contemporary decor to create an inspiring atmosphere. Comprising of over 2,000 square feet of event space, the main area of the building accommodates up to 125 guests in a seated reception. Couples can make use of a further 1,185 square feet of space on a secluded, carefully maintained patio. You and your partner can tie the knot in a secluded open-air ceremony while experiencing the unique surroundings. For a truly special reception, tables and chairs can be provided, as well as a specially crafted bar and a designated catering section.
The experienced team at The Penny can offer a variety of services to help your special day run smoothly. They can organize both catering facilities and bar services, as long as outside caterers and alcohol are arranged. Food can be served in the form of food stations, as well as hors d’oeuvres during the cocktail reception. To help make the planning process easier, the diligent staff at the venue can also supply audiovisual equipment, lighting, and a photo booth. Furthermore, they are available to host other special occasions surrounding the big day, such as the engagement party, showers, and the rehearsal dinner.
The Penny is ideally located in the downtown area of the city in close proximity to a multitude of amenities. Couples and their loved ones can find suitable accommodation in nearby hotels. Additionally, guests can visit various parks and gardens during the day, before exploring the area’s vibrant nightlife. The locale also boasts a variety of fine dining restaurants ideal for the happy couple to experience a romantic evening out.
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The Penny frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at The Penny?
At The Penny, what does the bar service starting price include?
- House Liquor
- Limited Bar
- Open Bar
- Signature Drink
What are the most important characteristics of The Penny in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Banquet Hall
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at The Penny for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does The Penny offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does The Penny offer for wedding events?
- All Inclusive Packages
- Bar Services
- Catering Services
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does The Penny have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Photo booth
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