Santa Anita Park

Los Angeles



Home to Seabiscuit and a lively history of horse racing that dates back to 1907, Santa Anita Park is a truly special venue. Santa Anita Park provides the backdrop for your unique wedding ceremony and/or reception with the combination of timeless architecture, lush gardens, and breathtaking views of the San Gabriel Mountains. Your wedding isn’t limited to a specific season here, as the venue is available during the races, after the races, and during off-season. Get married at the beautiful Paddock Gardens, where you can stroll through lovely foliage under the gaze of the iconic Seabiscuit statue. The Directors' Room at Santa Anita Park, ageless and beautiful, with the majestic backdrop of the San Gabriel Mountains offers a new way to experience horse racing—combining the excitement of Los Angeles Culture and the tradition of Santa Anita Park. Whether you’re planning a small get-together or a lavish affair, this venue has just the space you need. Class and sophistication re-mastered, Santa Anita Park provides guests with an experience of a lifetime.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Event Center, Barn/Farm/Ranch, Park/Garden, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 500 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 500 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 500 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 1000 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The venues only months for weddings are July through September, November and December. The rental fee ranges from $2,500 to $4,000 for a reception (depending on total guest count). For Receptions, an additional fee of $20 per person is required after 200 guests. The rental includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony starts at $1,000 (depending on total guest count). An additional fee of $10/per person is required after 50 guests. Please inquire with the venue directly for the food and beverage minimum that applies to your event. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee starting at $500/hr. A non-refundable security deposit of 100% of the site rental fee is required. Amenities included vary on the rental space. Please inquire directly with the venue for exact details. The bartender fee will be waived if bar tab exceeds $500.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Santa Anita Park is estimated at between $10,983 and $21,449 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
No balloons
The bartender fee is waived if bar tab exceeds $500
Animals allowed on property with permission