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Oakland Wedding Reception


Oakland Wedding Reception

 After the exchange of vows and tossing of the ceremonial rice, family and friends will gather in one place to celebrate your special day. When you're ready to host 'the' party of the decade, choose a wedding reception site in Oakland that accommodates your personal style, as well as your budget. The following selections are favorites about town:


Oakland Wedding Reception Venue: Historic Sweet's Ballroom

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When you're looking for a historic site to host your wedding reception, a magical site in Oakland is Historic Sweet's Ballroom, located at 1933 Broadway Street. Situated close to the infamous Paramount and Fox Theaters, the Ballroom is found in the heart of the historic arts and entertainment district of Oakland. As a wedding reception venue, the site accommodates parties consisting of up to 1,200 people. Features include an 8,000 square foot floating hardwood dance floor, full bar service, and a 2,000 square foot mezzanine.


Oakland Wedding Reception Venue: California Ballroom

Some of the most elegant events in the Bay Area have taken place at the California Conference Center and Ballroom. Situated close to Lake Merritt, the Ballroom is certainly a sight to see. Wedding receptions benefit from the décor of Art Deco architecture, 700 square feet of hardwood flooring, and have access to ample kitchen space. The Ballroom accommodates guest lists up to 300 of your family and friends. 

Oakland Wedding Reception Venue: Oakland Waterfront Hotel 

Situated about twenty minutes away from the major commercial and leisure sights in the Bay Area, the Oakland Waterfront Hotel offers event space rental surrounded by nautical-inspired décor. Providing an elegant site for a wedding reception of up to 300 people, couples may take advantage of full catering and high-quality AV services. There are


any rooms to consider when planning a reception at the Waterfront Hotel – the largest being the Spinnaker Room.


Oakland Wedding Reception Venue: Lake Merritt Sailboat House

Another location for receptions in Oakland by the water includes the Lake Merritt Sailboat House. Inside Lakeside Park, this gem of a wedding reception site offers a beautiful main room with floor-to-ceiling windows. All of the unique features of the Lake Merritt Sailboat House combine to produce a special setting that includes access to a spacious outdoor balcony and breathtaking views of surrounding waters. Seating 125 guests or accommodating 225 guests with standing room only, renting space at the Sailboat House also includes the use of an onsite kitchen.



Historic Sweet's Ballroom

California Ballroom

Oakland Waterfront Hotel

Lake Merritt Sailboat House



Last Updated: August 3, 2013 at 10:54 pm
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