Forepaugh's Restaurant




This is where memories that last a lifetime are made! From an intimate wedding ceremony to a grand reception, Forepaugh’s provides a unique and affordable venue for your special day. You and your guests will be equally impressed with the award winning food, wine, and service that comes with hosting your wedding day at this beautiful Victorian Mansion! Eight intimate and artfully decorated dining rooms straddle the past and present gracefully, featuring both period decor and brilliantly conceived, cutting-edge American cuisine. The rooftop terrace overlooks Irvine Park, and makes a stunning backdrop for a romantic, alfresco wedding ceremony. After the ceremony, your guests can bask in the sunlight while sipping on a mint julep or take in the dramatic sights by candlelight. After cocktail hour, you can reunite with your guests in the dining room that bests suits your celebration. You also have the option of reserving the entire Forepaugh Mansion for your special day. The courteous and experienced private dining staff is happy to work with you to plan the details of your wedding day.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Mansion


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 28 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 39 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 28 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 39 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 1:00PM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 8 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The rental fee for a wedding ceremony ranges from $500 to $3,000.





Amenities Included

Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

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