Urban Chic Weddings on the Central Coast

Escape the ordinary and experience timeless sophistication at The Penny. Manifesting your dream wedding is a breeze when every detail is carefully crafted at our unique venue in downtown San Luis Obispo.

We are rewriting the rules of modern and elegant weddings on the Central Coast. With over two decades of collective expertise in wedding and event design, production, coordination, and catering, our team is here to revolutionize your wedding planning journey. No clichés, just a commitment to crafting extraordinary moments that reflect your style.

Your wedding day should tell the story of your unique love, and at The Penny, we’re devoted to exceeding your every expectation. Our curated list of trusted vendors, extensive in-house rentals, and specialty decor options add that extra dash of magic to your stress-free celebration. Our experienced team, with a wealth of industry know-how, will be at your side throughout your journey.

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No Stress

At The Penny, we understand the importance of a stress-free wedding planning experience. That’s why we offer coordination, easy on-site decor options, and lounge furniture, ensuring a seamless and stylish process. Through our expertise and enthusiasm, we guide you through every step so you can relax and enjoy watching your wedding vision come to life in our historic open-concept venue space.

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Lounge in Style

Truly, Madly, Deeply.

Stop by our bridal lounge for those last-minute hair and makeup touch-ups and final details before your big moment. More than just a space, it’s where you can relax, prepare, and capture some great photos with your besties. Get ready to celebrate – your wedding day is about to be amazing!

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Say “I Do”

Your moment is here. Picture original architecture, exposed brick, and modern touches setting the stage for your ‘I do.’ As you’re about to walk down the aisle, feel the buzz of downtown SLO just outside our walls. Whether you choose the open sky with or our stylish indoor space, your nearest and dearest will surround you, ready to celebrate you and your love.

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Sip & Savor

Seamlessly move from ‘I do!’ to ‘Let’s Celebrate!’ on our outdoor patio or keep the party indoors. Your guests can mingle, enjoy custom cocktails, and indulge in tasty appetizers. Need a quick moment to getaway with your SO? Escape for an incredible photoshoot. We’ve got a curated list of Insta-worthy downtown locations to capture the essence of your day.

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Be Merry

Bring your loved ones together for an unforgettable dinner and reception. We’ve got you covered with a catering area and top-notch vendors. Craft your culinary experience, snap photos in your custom lounge area, and dance the night away! Our fully licensed and highly experienced bar services, courtesy of our sister company, Sidecar Cocktail Co, will keep the celebration flowing seamlessly into the night.

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Exit in Style

As the celebration wraps up, say your farewells with a magical send-off. From custom-dried florals to neon signs and an array of Audio-Visual equipment, we’ve got all the elements to create a unique and stylish reception and exit. The Penny’s central location offers walkability to all of downtown’s best new hotels, restaurants, and nightlife, which means you have options should you choose to keep the party going!

Kind Words

“We are so happy we had our wedding at The Penny! It’s a dream location for Cal Poly grads to come back and be married at. The look and decor options are all absolutely beautiful, and their team does so much to make the wedding planning process easy for you!”

Happily Ever After

If this sounds like your dream wedding, take the next step.

Are you ready to start planning your dream wedding? Our expert team will guide you and ensure every detail is taken care of, so you can focus on enjoying your special day.

Contact us to ask questions, get pricing, check our availability, and schedule a tour. Come see the magic for yourself. Let us help you create memories that will last a lifetime!

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