Padua Hills Theatre

Los Angeles




Romance, elegance and style are abound at this serene historic facility perched amongst the pristine, hilly contours of the San Gabriel Mountains. Serene and bathed in beauty, the vintage, Spanish-style architecture and the elegant craftsmanship of the historical structures radiates the allure of an antiquated California venue. With soothing, mission-red clay tiles veneering the rooftops, aged bricks embodying the walls, and brick pavers overlaying the grounds, Padua Hills Theatre lives to impress all those who set foot on its grounds. As your guests arrive, a long, exquisite arbor nestled with enrapturing mature olive trees, delicately scented by an aroma of wild jasmine, awaits their presence and grace. Brick and stone paths blend before the iron Courtyard Gazebo, framed by a collection of trees wrapped in twinkle lights. In the Back Terrace, vows are exchanged before a memorable sight of the rosy sun sinking beneath the green hillsides. An indoor ceremony unfolds in a lovely, intimate space featuring vaulted wood ceilings and creamy brick walls. End the night in the stunning Theatre Ballroom, where a high vaulted ceiling, elegant wrought iron chandeliers, and large mirrors cast a dazzling ambiance over the space.embodying the walls, and brick pavers overlaying the grounds. As your guests arrive, a long, exquisite arbor nestled with enrapturing mature olive trees, delicately scented by an aroma of wild jasmine, awaits their presence and grace. For outdoor ceremonies, enjoy the Courtyard Gazebo, which features beautiful brick and stone paths to amble down as you wind your way to iron gazebo to say your vows. Or hold a breathtaking sunset ceremony with expansive views on the Back Terrace. Couples that desire an indoor ceremony will find a lovely, intimate space with vaulted, dark wood ceilings. For your reception enjoy the warm hospitality of the Ballroom and dance the night away under vaulted high ceilings with numerous wrought iron chandeliers. Check us out on social media!

Venue Style

Private Estate, Park/Garden, Ballrooms, Mountain, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 270 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 350 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start two hours prior to the event start time or additional set up hours is a fee of $250/hr. Events must end by midnight (Friday/Saturdays) and 10:30PM (Sunday-Thursday).

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $3,500 to $7,000 for a reception. There is also a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $1,500 with reception rental or $2,000 for a ceremony only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $1,500/hr. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required. Please inquire with the venue for off peak season (January to March) rental rates and the food and beverage minimums that apply. The venue has an onsite in-house entertainment company, Entertainment Express. They offer DJs, Masters Of Ceremony, and special lighting packages through a separate vendor contractual agreement. A bar minimum is $1,800 must be met (varies on day of the week).

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Padua Hills Theatre is estimated at between $14,161 and $24,504 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Twinkle lights
Coat rack included

Special Restrictions

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 only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight
Valet or shuttle service required for more than 270 guests
Outside DJ and/or band requires liability insurance