1418 Descanso Drive
La Canada, CA 91011
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Thank you for your interest in Descanso Gardens for your upcoming wedding celebration. Patina Catering is proud to be the exclusive caterer for Descanso Gardens and we are looking forward to working with you to create a truly memorable occasion.

The woodland and floral beauty of Descanso Gardens is a popular setting for many events. Whether the occasion is a romantic anniversary dinner for two or a large and lavish wedding, various indoor facilities and outdoor sites within the 160-acre garden can be rented for weddings.

We are pleased to announce that Patina Catering at Descanso Gardens is our exclusive caterer and provides fine food with a flair for all occasions including showers, rehearsal dinners and receptions. The banquet menu features a wide selection of traditional favorites and creative cuisine for all tastes and budgets. The catering coordinator will also tailor a menu to meet specific ethnic or religious preferences.

Descanso Gardens is one of Southern California's most magical botanical delights, with breathtaking seasonal floral displays that provide an ideal backdrop for any event, including birthday parties, weddings and receptions, corporate cocktail parties and charity galas. Our menus feature a wide selection of traditional favorites and creative cuisine for events of all sizes.

Descanso Gardens can usually accommodate up to three weddings at a time: one at the Boddy House & Terrace; one on the East Side of the Gardens; and one on the West Side of the Gardens.

The East and West Side sites can accommodate large weddings and have corresponding reception sites accommodating up to 200 guests each. Boddy House venues have a maximum capacity of 75 guests.

Nestled in the foothills of the majestic San Gabriel Mountains, Descanso Gardens is easily accessible from the #2 or #210 freeways and is conveniently located just 20 minutes from downtown Los Angeles, Hollywood, and Burbank.