First Congregational Church of Los Angeles

Los Angeles

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Description

The First Congregational Church of Los Angeles is a Historic Stunningly Beautiful Neo-Gothic EPIC Cathedral built in 1931. Every piece of the building is striking & special from the stained-glass windows to the vast ceilings and outdoor courtyard areas. Ceremonies are most always held in the Sanctuary with it's Dramatic & Unforgettable Architecture & is also home to Largest Working Church Pipe Organ in the World.The Church is flanked with Majestically High Ceilings, Cushioned Pews & Stone Flooring, The Sanctuary’s façade is the backdrop of trees pre-lit with white lights and two beautiful vintage lamp posts. Mayflower Courtyard is another iconic PHOTO-OP MUST space with gothic arches, potted plants, stone staircases, balconies and a gorgeous fountain. The Venue is a DREAM Wedding Location for any couple wanting that magical, jaw dropping beautiful church wedding.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Historic/Landmark Building, Church/Temple, Outdoor

Services

Indoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception

Capacity

Max Indoor Ceremony: 1,000 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 250 guests

Time Restrictions

Saturday Ceremony ONLY Block 11:30am - 2:30pm
Saturday Ceremony Only OR with a Reception 3:30pm - 11:00pm
Receptions End at 11PM, Additional Time May Bought & Reception Extended.
Sunday Ceremony Only OR with a Reception 2pm - 11:00pm
Additional Time May Bought & Reception Extended.
Other Days MAY be Available Depending on date & time of year
There is an EVENTS AVAILABILITY CALENDAR at FCCLA.ORG / Wedding & Events

Rental Fees

The fee to rent the church for a wedding ceremony ranges from $2,750 to $3,750. This includes 3 hours of setup, ceremony, photos, clean up as well as all of the staffing required for a ceremony (Minister, Organist, Venue Supervisor, (this is NOT a Coordinator), Facilities Staff, Sound Tech, Security at the Gate and parking, as is available. There is a Platinum Deal SPECIAL Available that includes Ceremony, Cocktail Hour & Reception Space for $5,500, (More Detailed Info may be found at FCCLA.org / Wedding & Events. Receptions Space Rentals range from $2,100 to $5,000 and includes up to 10 hours of event time (including set up and clean up time). EARLY BUYOUTS are available for an additional $500.
Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $500/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 per space is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at First Congregational Church of Los Angeles is estimated at between $9,730 and $16,545 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.

Catering

BYO, Choose from List

Alcohol

BYO

Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Piano
Security
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
No kitchen
Large parking lot
Organist

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM