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Weddings

With its architectural magnificence, exceptional cuisine and warm, personable service, The Ebell of Los Angeles is an ideal location for both the traditional and unconventional wedding celebration. The Ebell’s professional Special Events team is dedicated not only to the success of your event, but to creating a remarkable experience for you and your guests. You will not find a more dedicated and attentive team of event professionals than those who call The Ebell of Los Angeles their home away from home. Experience what Wedding Industry Experts have named The Best All-Inclusive Wedding Venue in California and be a part of the legacy.

What you get

  • An unforgettable celebration set in a historic landmark and architectural masterpiece
  • Expert event manager to guide through the planning process
  • Exceptional culinary craftsmanship
  • Outstanding service staff
  • Central location in the heart of Los Angeles
  • Endless variety of photographic settings for your wedding album
  • Choice of event start time
  • Private tasting and event details meeting
  • Premium brands bar selections
  • On-sight parking
  • Ebell banquet table and chairs
  • Original hardwood floors in all event spaces
  • Use of 2nd floor changing room

What you can add

  • Custom menu design with Executive Chef
  • Specialty event lighting
  • Luxury table linens and napkins
  • Printed or calligraphy menus for your guest tables
  • Ebell Collection of vintage club furniture
  • Valet parking
  • Qualified recommendations of event professionals
  • What do you envision? Let us help you obtain that dream…!

Special Events Team

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Melissa Kay Allen
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Director of Special Events & Marketing

Social Media Ace, Teacher, Team Leader, Motivator, Sales Enforcer, Networking Queen, advocate for all things fun and downright awesome!
Favorite event moment – when the client sees the room for the first time and it takes their breath away
Party pet peeve – latecomers that pull focus from the festivities
Dream party guest – George Clooney (and its happened! Livin’ the dream!)
Random fact about you – I sing with a 1940s-style big band
Beverage of choice - a classic Sidecar (so much so, that I named my dog after it)
Favorite Quote – “that’s how we roll, yo.” – Me

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Anessa Birkemeier
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Senior Events Manager

Sales Rep., Problem solver, Contract Manager, Event Magician, Counselor, Therapist, Financial advisor,  Enforcer, Friendly Reminder, Cake cutter extraordinaire and all around happy to help!
Favorite event moment – couples first dance at their wedding
Party pet peeve – When guests stay at their dinner tables and don’t get up to dance!
Dream party guest – That discount double-check guy, Aaron Rodgers
Random fact about you – My pet bird has his own Facebook Fan page
Beverage of choice – Anything with Bourbon in it (Thanks to my husband!)
Favorite Quote – “All Crackerjacks are Cookaroos but not all Cookaroos are Crackerjacks.” – Me

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Lauren Rose Morrison
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Special Events Manager

aka “Rockstar”: Detail obsessed, very well dressed, stays cool when stressed.
Favorite event moment – Tail lights: everyone is deliriously happy… and I get to stop worrying!
Party pet peeve - Any negativity when setting up for the event.  “I will find a way, or make one!”
Dream party guest  – My grandma and Paul Rudd (I think we could be best friends…)
Random fact about you – I fight lung cancer in my free time.
Beverage of choice - G&T
Favorite Quote – “Always behave like a duck. Keep calm and unruffled at the surface, but paddle like the devil underneath.” Jacob Braude

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Nicole Kingston
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Filming & Special Events Representative

Revelry coordinator, destroyer of negativity, arranger of festivity,
and all around bon vivant
Favorite event moment(s) – watching The Ebell in any of her starring roles in film and television, and seeing the bride and groom’s faces as they see each other for the first time on their wedding day.
Party pet peeve – People who switch or rearrange escort cards, thinking they have created a seating plan that’s superior to what the hosts created.
Dream party guest – Detective John Shaft . . . as a chaperone at a bar mitzvah.  Or a Slow Loris (they are very dainty eaters).  Or Julia Roberts (in that order)
Random fact about you – I once killed an evil scarecrow with a rocket launcher.
Beverage of choice – A Mai-Tai, on the beach, in Maui.
Favorite quote – “Perfection will have to do.” – our family motto