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The Alexandria Ballrooms

501 South Spring Street
Los Angeles, California 90013

1700Largest Group
3Meeting Rooms
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  • Overview

The legendary Alexandria Ballrooms is located on the corner of 5th & Spring Street in the heart of the Historic-Core in Downtown Los Angeles. The Alexandria offers three iconic event venues in one spectacular building! Since it's opening in 1906, the Alexandria is known to have welcomed presidents, dignitaries and vintage Hollywood royalty. These spaces became an elegant gathering place for lively elite crowds for the most prestigious events, including Charlie Chaplain’s wedding ceremony. After decades, the ballrooms have been restored and have officially opened their doors once more. Make your event a part of history! 

The Palm Court Ballroom was designated as a city of Los Angeles Historical-Cultural Monument in 1971. It was the city's most prestigious ballroom event location of its time. Built to be luxurious, the ballroom is designed with arched high ceilings, original chandeliers and Tiffany Skylights you can still see today. Located directly outside the ballroom is a spacious Cocktail Lounge with a built-in bar and a private grand entrance hall perfect for a red carpet event. It has been featured in numerous Hollywood films, music video's and famous photo shoots including Vogue with Natalie Portman!

The King Edward captures all the royal elements. Featuring gold leaf ceilings with crystal chandeliers, a romantic fireplace and tall windows that flood the room with natural light.
Perched above the ballroom is an elegant balcony terrace, with endless skylights creating a magical setting for your events or photo shoots. 

The Mezz is located on the second level of The Alexandria and is surrounded by windows and skylights, the venue offers charming views of the city and nearby historical buildings.
The Mezz is the largest venue, measuring over 14,000 sqft. The industrial-style setting features exposed brick walls, candle-light iron beams, and a luxurious marble staircase upon entrance. 

Pricing:
Wedding Reception only / General Event: 6 hours for the event , 13 hours total access to the venue
Wedding Ceremony and Reception: 8 hours for the event, 15 hours total access to the venue
Additional Hours can be purchased for $250 / additional hour.
Rates below are based on 1:00 am curfew.


The Palm Court Ballroom:
Monday: $4,500
Tuesday & Wednesday: ‚Äč$5,000
Thursday, Friday & Sunday: $7,000
Saturday:
$7,500 (2017)
$8,000 (2018)



The King Edward Balloom:
Monday: $2,500
Tuesday & Wednesday: $3,000
Thursday, Friday & Sunday: $6,000
Saturday:
$6,500 (2017)
$7,000 (2018)

To include The King Edward in addition to another ballroom for the use of Ceremony or Cocktail area:
Sat: $3,000 (2017)
$3,500 (2018)
Every other day: $2,500



The Mezz: 2017 and 2018
Whole Ballroom / Partial
Monday: $9,000 / $8,000
Tuesday & Wednesday: $9,500 / $8,500
Thursday, Friday & Sunday: $12,000 / $11,000
Saturday: $14,000 / $13,000
 

 
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
LAX / 30
Public Transportation Options:
Taxi
Bus
Metro
Subway
Train
Lyft
Uber
Metro/Public Transportation Proximity:
Within walking distance
Parking Onsite:
Yes
Parking:
Fee
Availability:
Please inquire with the Alexandria Ballrooms as to availability for tours and events.
ADA Accessible:
Yes
Largest Group:
1700
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
3
Largest Classroom Style:
800
Largest Theatre Style:
800
Technology:
All A/V, lighting, etc. will be provided by outside vendors.
Food & Beverage:
Outside Food and Beverage Permitted. Clients are permitted to purchase their own alcohol; there is no corkage fee.
Cultural Catering Available:
Yes
Alcohol Permitted:
Yes
Special Rates and Packages:
$500 Coupon available for non-Saturday events! All 3 suites available are complimentary (based on availability).
Rental Policies:
Venue Policies / Requirements: - All vendors must show proof of insurance. - Outside caterers (those not listed on our preferred vendors list) are subject to a $250 flat fee and approval. - No cooking on site. Kitchens are for prep and reheating only. - All clients must provide either general liability insurance (if not serving alcohol) or host liquor liability (if alcohol is being served) for up to 1 million. - Dance floors are required in a three spaces if dancing is taking place. - Real flame candles are allowed with proof of fire permit. - Security guards are required for every event. The amount required will depend on guest count and number of spaces being used. - All draping and decor must be free-standing. There is no nailing or tacking permitted. - All decor, rentals, etc. are allowed to be dropped off the day of the event at the agreed upon time and must be cleared at the conclusion of the event; unless otherwise pre-arranged.
Phone:
(213) 233-4858
Ideally suited for:
Corporate Social Events
Expo/Competitions
Meetings/Conferences/Trainings
Reunions
Social/Special events
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions




Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110