The Grand 1401

Central Valley



Located in the heart of downtown Fresno, this venue is reminiscent of the beautiful Italian Renaissance Revival Style. Whether you are considering a simple, classical affair, or a glamorously elaborate celebration, The Grand 1401 can be designed to reflect the wedding you have been dreaming of. With distinctive features such as spectacular sky-high columns, detailed plaster molding and stunning chandeliers; this elegant venue is one of a kind. The room grows still and guests sit in awe as you glide down the original marble floors towards the love of your life. Take your formal photos in the exquisite hallways, with their hanging lantern lights and arched elevator entryways. For cocktail hour, guests can mingle on the terrace as they take in magnificent views of the city of Fresno. Use drapery, up-lighting, or even plants to create the type of reception atmosphere you have been imagining. Your choice of one of the preferred caterers is sure to enhance the experience with an unforgettable gourmet menu. The Grand 1401 staff promises to work with you to create a seamless experience and an extraordinary wedding day.

Venue Style

Historic/Landmark Building, Event Center, Ballrooms, Modern


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 550 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 550 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,500 to $4,500 for ceremony and reception for up to 6 event hours excluding set up and clean up. A non-refundable security deposit of 50% of your rental fee is required. Two security guards are required after 100 guests and one additional guard is required per every 100 guests or increment thereof. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $250/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Grand 1401 is estimated at between $6,709 and $17,366 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


Choose from List, Provided



Amenities Included

Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight

$500 off Weekday Evening Events

Monday - Thursday Evenings, receive a $500 Discount on the Room Rental Fee

Enter promotional code WEEKDAY500 when you book an appointment through Wedding Spot to redeem this exclusive deal.

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