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Coming in 2017

Please contact us for more information

Thank you for considering La Ventura for your special event!

Whether you are hosting a corporate dinner, a birthday bash, a family reunion or the wedding of your dreams, La Ventura offers a beautiful setting for any event. 

La Ventura is an exclusive venue with romantic Spanish-Colonial Revival architecture. As you enter through the beautifully landscaped corridor with Spanish Red Clay tile into the open-air private courtyard with exposed wooden beams, guests will be transported into an intimate, timeless space. 

Each event is unique and our team will work with you to customize and execute your vision. 

For clients needing ceremony space, the ceremonies are held in the courtyard. The events and receptions are held indoors in the Grand Parlour. There is a bridal suite for the Bride and her guests & a lounge for the Groom & his groomsmen.

There are truly many details to describe the magical quality of the venue. 

 

Rates


2016 Venue Rental Fees

November - April

Monday - Thursday - $3,000

Friday & Sunday - $4,500

Saturday - $5,500

 

May - October

Monday - Thursday - $4,000

Friday & Sunday - $5,500

Saturday - $6,500

*An $8,000 Minimum for catering and rentals is required on Saturdays (May - October) 

 

*These prices include the exclusive rental of the Courtyard, Grand Parlour & Suites and include the following amenities: 

  • 150 - Fruitwood Folding Chairs for Ceremony
  • 160 - Fruitwood Chivari Chair with Ivory Cushions for Reception
  • 1 - 60" 1/2 Round for Sweetheart Table
  • 20 - 60" Round Tables (8-10 guests each)
  • 6 - 30" Cocktail Tables
  • 2 - 48" Round Tables for Sit Down Tables
  • 1 - 48" Round Table for Cake
  • 5 - 6' Banquet Tables
  • 5 - 8' Banquet Tables

Additional rentals

The Venue Fee does not include any linens, plates, silverware, or glassware as each client has different needs & decor ideas. 

Iva Lee's is the exclusive caterer and has a showroom with many options for linens, china, etc. Iva Lee's showroom is located 3 miles away from La Ventura. 


Iva Lee's Showroom, 

555 N. El Camino Real, Ste C. San Clemente, CA 92672

Phone: (949) 212-4920         Fax: (949) 361-9350

Hours Monday thru Friday 9am to 5pm

Please inquire for meeting space and corporate events. Pricing is subject to change without notice. 

 
 

Iva Lee's Catering is the exclusive caterer at La Ventura. 

No outside caterers, food or alcohol is allowed with the exception of baked goods, candy & pastries. 

The Iva Lee's Catering staff will cut and serve any bakery product for no additional fee. 

Preferred Vendors


+ Valet

Streamline Valet - (949) 235.2620 - www.streamlinevalet.net

+ Bakeries & Sweets

Chocolate Fountains & Popcorn Bars - 949.291.4269 - www.ivaleescatering.com.

Baking Betty's - 949.640.BAKE - www.bakingbettys.com

Chunk N Chip - (949) 572.5726 - www.chunknchip.com

Gelato Paradiso - (949) 718.9800 - www.gelatoparadiso.net

Heidelberg Bakery - (949) 581.7060 - www.heidelbergbakery.net

It's All About The Cake (949) 240.7100 - www.itsallabouthecake.com

Mom's Mini Donuts - (909) 275.5067 - www.momsminidonuts.com

Plumeria Cakes - (949) 422.1945 - www.plumeriacakes.com

Sweet and Saucy Shop - (562) 595.1100 - www.sweetandsaucyshop.com

+ Photographers

Adrian John Photography - (949) 300.4940 - www.adrianjonphotography.com

Ashley Paige Photography - (415) 254.9968 - www.ashleypaigephoto.com

Brandon Kidd - (714) 809.5022 - www.brandonkidd.net

Camryn Clair - (949) 533.4957 - www.camrynclair.com

Joe Broccardo - (949) 412.1924 - www.broccardophoto.com

Jack Randall Photography - (949) 248.5198 - www.jackrandallphotography.com

Jamie Brinkman - (949) 426.4308 - www.jamiebphotography.com

Jessica Elizabeth Photography (+video) - (562) 201.9494 - www.jessicaelizabethphotography.com

Kate Noelle Photography - (949) 385.0539 - www.katenoelle.com

Matthew Morgan Photography - (949) 412.7094 - www.matthewmorgan.net

Sarah Field - (949) 292.2726 - www.sarahfieldphoto.com

Smetona Photo - (949) 648.3781 - SmetonaPhoto.com

Troy Grover - (714) 404.5563 - www.blog.troygrover.com

Tyler Branch - (562) 252.6120 - www.tylerbranchphoto.com

+ Florists

The Bloom of Time - (949) 391-3606 - www.thebloomoftime.com

Downtown Florists - (949) 492.7062 - www.sanclementedowntownflowers.net

Lynne Lucente's Flowers - (949) 350.9546 - www.lynnelucente.com

McKenna Floral - (949) 633.3064 - www.mckennafloral.com

Petite Bouquet - (949) 842.7401 - www.petitebouquetflorals.com

Roger's Gardens - (949) 721.2100 - www.rogersgardens.com

Wildflower - (949) 498.3454 - www.wildflowersanclemente.com

+ Coordinators & planners

A Good Affair - (714) 505.3653 - www.agoodaffair.com

Amy Beck - (949) 289.3375 - www.allinthedetaildesign.com

Bliss Productions - (949) 375.1815 - www.blissproductionsco.com

Desiree Duncan - (949) 295.6128 - www.momentsbydezign.com

Events by Cori - (949) 322.1091 - www.eventsbycori.com

Events by Katherine - (949) 394.5661 - www.eventsbykatherine.com

Heather Ann Scott - (949) 939-6538 - www.electricjuiceentertainment.com

Intertwined Events - (949) 748.8786 - www.intertwinedevents.com

Joy N Company - (949) 291.3102 - www.joyncompanyevents.com

LVL Weddings & Events - (866) 261.3313 - www.lvlevents.com

Maria Lindsay Weddings & Events - (949) 499.1030 - www.marialindsayweddings.com

Neon Carrot Events - (949) 285.2043 - www.neoncarrotevents.com

Weddings by Courtney Helaine - (949) 228.1704 - www.cortneyhelaine.com

+ Officiants

Todd Rodarmel - (949) 584.7681 - www.theocweddingguy.com

Jeff Tackett - (909) 856.2058 - www.ocweddingofficiant.com

Randy Moraitis - (949) 303.8264 - www.randymoraitis.com

Chad Dusatko - (949) 584.6297

Natalie Young - (305) 467.1841

Sean Kappauf - (949) 280.2832

+ DJ'S

Epic 1 - (949) 275.0409 - www.epic1dj.com

Diamond Entertainment Productions - (949) 466.9550 - www.facebook.com/djtonybarto

Divel Entertainment - (949) 463.0666 - www.divelentertainment.com

DJ Eric Anderson - (949) 254.5067 - www.electricjuiceentertainment.com

Vox DJs - (949) 872.2282 - http://voxdjs.com

+ BANDS

Blue Machine - (951) 544.1138 - www.bluemachineband.com

Bunch of Guys - (949) 412.5896 - www.bunchofguysband.com

Juke Box Productions - (619) 820.9139 - www.jukeboxproductions.us

Family Style - (949) 429.5800 - www.facebook.com/FAMILYSTYLEUSA

Flash Pants - (626) 386.3861 - www.flashpants.com

Flock of the 80's - (949) 412.2691

Kalama Brothers - (949) 547.1590 - www.kalamabrothers.com

Missy Andersen - (619) 318.7554 - www.missyandersen.com

Undercover Live - (714) 231.4665 - www.undercoverlive.com

+ GUITARISTS

Jim Vita (Spanish) - (714) 350.9700 - www.jvitamusic.com

Kai Kalama - (949) 547.1590 - www.kalamabrothers.com

Kris Winrich - (949) 412.2691 - www.dreambrothermusic.com

Leroy - (508) 280.5123 - www.leroyandthebadbrowns.com

Rico Espinoza (Spanish) - (310) 490.6454 - www.ricoespinoza.com

Will Heard - (949) 735.4320

+ MARIACHIS

Rodrigo Rodriguez - (310) 490.6454 - www.rorodriguez.com

Ivan Mendez - (323) 640.3901 - http://www.mariachimendez.com

Carlos Salazar - (714) 588.7228 - www.gigmasters.com

Hot Peppers - (951) 491.0480

Cantares de Mexico - (909) 938.2539

+ VIDEOGRAPHERS

Braven Carver Films - (949) 378.4106 - www.bravencarverfilms.com

Hoo Films - (949) 478.0390 - www.hoofilms.com

Kalet Productions (+photo) - (562) 201.9494 - www.jessicaelizabethphotography.com

Love & You Studios (+photo) - (949) 338.0605 - www.loveandyoustudios.com

Love is Cinema - (949) 328.4004 - www.loveiscinema.com

+ BEAUTY

Beauty and the Beach - (949) 370.7704 - www.beautyandthebeach-oc.com

Be Glammed - (949) 986.4339 - www.loveiscinema.com

Flawless Faces - (949) 742.4211 - www.flawlessfacesinc.com

Make Me-Up - (949) 290.4293 - www.makeme-up.com

+ STATIONERS

Christine Van de Water - (408) 529.0218 - www.projectwatermark.com

Copper Willow - (310) 836.6004 - www.copperwillow.com

Lobo Design - (949) 391.9170 - www.lobographicdesign.com

Minted - (888) 828.6468 - www.minted.com

Polkadot Weekend - (949) 441.5824 - www.polkadotweekend.com

+ HONEYMOONS

Honeymoons by Claudia - (949) 366.0384 - www.honeymoonsbyclaudia.com

Marylyn Waterman - (949) 728.8617 - www.cruiseplannersbrindisi.com

+ REHEARSAL DINNERS

Iva Lee's - (949) 361.2855 - www.ivalees.com

Hapa J's - (949) 276.6657 - www.hapajs.com

Salt Creek Grille - (949) 661.7799 - www.saltcreekgrille.com

South of Nicks - (949) 481.4545 - www.nicksrestaurants.com/south-of-nicks

+ AFTER PARTIES

Iva Lee's Restaurant - (949) 361.2855 - www.ivalees.com

Molly Blooms - (949) 218.0120 - www.mollybloomspub.com

OC Tavern - (949) 542.8877 - www.octavern.com

Pierside - (949) 218.0980 - www.piersidesc.com

+ TRANSPORTATION

Arrive in Style - (949) 364.6898 - www.aislimos.com

Best Chauffered - (714) 375.9128 - www.best-vip.com

Classic Limos - (800) 550.3125 - www.classiclimos.com

Classic Car Rentals - (949) 495.3125

Global Executive Transport - (888) 424.4754 - www.globalexecutivetransportation.com

Lake forest Limousines - (949) 380.7794 - www.lakeforestlimos.com

VIP Limousines & Coaches - (800) 735.7535 - www.viplimos.us

+ AREA HOTELS

Hampton Inn & Suites - (949) 366.1000 - www.hamptoninnsanclemente.com

San Clemente Inn - (949) 492.6103 - www.sanclementeinn.com

Holiday Inn San Clemente - (800) 315.2621 - www.holidayinn.com/sanclemente

Casa Tropicana - (949) 492.1234 - www.casatropicana.com

Travel Lodge - (949) 498.5954 - www.travelodge.com/sanclemente

Best Western Casablanca - (949) 361.1644 - www.bwcasablanca.com

Doubletree Guest Suites Doheny Beach - (949) 489.0628 - www.doubletree.hilton.com

Marriot Residence Inn SJC - (949) 892.2120 - www.marriott.com

Laguna Cliffs Marriott - (949) 661.5000 - www.lagunacliffs.com

Monarch Beach Resort - (949) 234.3200 - www.monarchbeachresort.com

Ritz Carlton (Laguna Niguel) - (949) 240.2000 - www.ritzcarlton.com

FAQ's

+ How many guests can you accommodate?

La Ventura can accommodate a maximum of 150 guests

+ How do I reserve a date?

By signing the venue contract and paying the non-refundable $2,500 deposit, you will secure the date for your event.

+ What does the site fee include?

The site fee includes the exclusive rental of the Courtyard, Grand Parlour & Suites for up to 11 hours (12:00pm – 11:00pm). This shall include at least 2 hours to prepare and allow for vendor deliveries /set up and 1 hour to strike the venue. Site fee also includes tables, chairs & bars (listed in Venue Fees) and cleaning fees.

+ Can I use my own vendors?

With the exception of catering, valet and rentals which are exclusinve, LA VENTURA has a PREFERRED VENDOR LIST for your coordination, entertainment, floral and photography needs. These vendors have been selected by the LA VENTURA and are excellent at what they do. Although we prefer you choose vendors from our PERFFERED VENDOR LIST, outside vendors are permitted. All outside vendors must be approved by LA VENTURA. They are required to have a business license and insurance (must name LA VENTURA as additionally insured for a minimum of $1,000,000 and must comply with all local, state, and federal laws. As the renter, you assume all liability and responsibility for vendors you hire for your event.

+ Can I Bring Outside Alcohol?

There is no outside alcohol permitted. To ensure insurance compliance, licensing and ABC permits are provided; Iva Lee's must provide the alcohol and bar service.

+ Are there other menu options?

Yes! Don't see something on the menu?! Iva Lee's can create customized menus for all occasions.

+ How early can we come to start getting ready?

12:00 pm (Noon).

+ Do I need a wedding coordinator?

A licensed and insured "day-of" wedding coordinator or event professional is required for all weddings booked at LA VENTURA to handle all of the details on the day of your wedding so that you can relax and enjoy your special day!

+ Where is parking?

There are 30 spots on site designated for guests, vendors & valet. There is an additional 22 spots located behind Pedro’s Tacos designated for guests, vendors & valet. Guests & Vendors are not to park in any non-designated spots or in any surrounding businesses or neighborhoods including Avenida San Gabriel.

VALET IS REQUIRED FOR ALL EVENTS.

 

La Ventura

2316 S. El Camino Real, San Clemente, CA 92672

Phone: (949) 212-4920

Fax: (949) 361-9350

Email: laventuraeventcenter@gmail.com