Calamigos Los Angeles 480 Riverside Drive • Burbank • California 91506


Calamigos Los Angeles

480 Riverside Drive
Burbank, California 91506
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Why You'll Love This Place

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Set on 74 beautifully landscaped acres in the historic Griffith Park area near Disney and Warner Bros. studios, Calamigos Los Angeles brings a little country to the big city.

When you host your wedding here, you have a choice of garden ceremony sites, each with its own reception venue. The Cottage, a quaint house nestled on five acres of lush grass, features a treelined ceremony garden with a water-wall—a truly romantic setting. With an interior designed for today’s bride, it serves as her spacious dressing room or bridal suite. From here, it’s just a short stroll to The Polo Room for the reception. Filled with natural light, it boasts a grand bar, chandeliers, and a wall of French doors that open to a large cocktail patio.

The Grand Prix Garden offers a more intimate ceremony spot, with its own water-wall as well as tropical palms, wild bougainvillea, and a mountain view. The attached cocktail breezeway leads guests into the vintage-inspired Grand Prix Ballroom, where three striking, floating-prism chandeliers capture everyone’s attention.

A third option is the lovely Equestrian Ceremony Garden. This cozy courtyard has a rock waterfall and is enclosed by colorful bougainvillea- and ivy-covered walls, shaded by a retractable canvas “ceiling”, and aglow with market lights overhead. A wall of floor-to-ceiling sliding glass panels connects the garden to the Equestrian Ballroom, providing a wonderful California Living-style indoor/outdoor flow. The ballroom, a sophisticated space highlighted by bronzed iron chandeliers and a built-in bar, also comes with a wraparound breezeway with cabanas where guests can mingle over cocktails and hors d’oeuvres.

Planning a rehearsal dinner or intimate wine tasting event? The Little Barn is the perfect place! This fresh venue has a warm, rustic-chic ambiance thanks to custom wood tables, wine-barrel tables and bars, and chandeliers hanging from the rafters.

Calamigos is a well-known, family-owned and operated company with a collective of operations in Southern California. They’re dedicated to creating an amazing experience for you and your guests, so go ahead and relax while they expertly handle your entire celebration!

Prices: What's this going to cost?


Package Prices
  • $139–159/person
  • Package prices vary depending on:
    • Package chosen
  • Wedding packages includes:

    • 1-hour wedding rehearsal;
    • ceremony garden and reception space
    • stationary hors d’oeuvres;
    • plated meals;
    • 2-hour hosted bar package including champagne, wine, beer, additional liquors, and sodas+ juices
    • Chiavari chairs
    • Linen and napkin options
    • Individual dressing suites for the couple
    • Self-parking
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 21%
Additional Info
  • For other kinds of special events, please contact the venue for custom pricing.

Capacity

Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 350 1000
Cocktails, etc. Standing 1200 5000
Reception Seated 550 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 800.

Please note that this venue is best suited for events of 90 guests or more.

CEREMONY CAPACITY: The Cottage holds up to 350 seated guests, Hunt Field Lawn seats up to 1,000, and the Equestrian Terrace up to 250 seated guests.

EVENT/RECEPTION CAPACITY: The venue has a variety of areas that accommodate up to 550 seated or 1,200 standing indoors, and up to 5,000 outdoors for a cocktail hour.

MEETING CAPACITY: The Equestrian Ballroom (divisible into 4 sections) holds 120–800 guests. The Grand Prix Room (divisible into 3 sections) holds 800 guests. The Cottage can accommodate up to 500 guests, seated theater-style.


Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info

Price

$ • $$

Catering

In-house

There is no outside catering allowed.


Alcohol

In-house

Note that a 2-hour hosted bar with beer, wine and champagne, additional liquors, and sodas + juices are INCLUDED in your package pricing!


Amplified Music

Indoors
Outdoors
Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible

Availability

Year-round, daily, 7am–1am.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Garden
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Ranch / Farm
  • Unique

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Meadow / Fields
  • Mountains
  • Waterfall

Services & Amenities

Feel like a VIP with these services and amenities:

Catering: in-house, no BYO
Kitchen Facilities: n/a
Tables & Chairs: Chiavari chairs provided
Linens, Silver, etc.: provided
Restrooms: wheelchair accessible
Dance Floor: provided
Dressing Areas: yes
AV/Meeting Equipment: not provided
Parking: complimentary, self-parking in ample lot
Accommodations: no guest rooms
Outdoor Night Lighting: yes
Outdoor Cooking Facilities: CBA
Cleanup: provided
View: mountains, landscaped grounds, waterfalls, trees

Restrictions

But take note of the following limitations!

Alcohol: in-house
Smoking: not allowed
Music: amplified OK indoors, outdoors with restrictions
Wheelchair Access: yes
Insurance: liability required for vendors


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