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Candela Lounge: A Marvelous Historic Art Deco Small Event Space in Los Angeles

Offering 16,000 square feet of space, Candela La Brea is the perfect Los Angeles venue to bring your vision to life. The versatile space features multiple layouts to accommodate any size event, in-house catering and bar options, furnishings, live music capabilities and more is perfect for Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, Weddings, Concerts, Birthdays, Bridal Showers, Galas, and more!

Candela’s Lounge is the perfect small event space in Los Angeles. Our lounge is often used for more intimate gatherings such as birthday parties, baby showers, or small business meetings. It is also a good option for events that require a more cozy or intimate atmosphere, such as sound baths, wine tastings, art exhibits, or book readings.

The lounge can fit 50 people seated or 80 people standing.

There are several benefits to using Candela’s small event space for your gathering or event, including:

  1. Intimate Atmosphere: A small event space provides a more intimate atmosphere, making it easier for guests to interact and socialize with each other. This can be especially beneficial for events such as business meetings, workshops, or networking events, where attendees may need to collaborate and connect with each other.
  2. Cost-Effective: Small event spaces are often more affordable than larger venues, making them a cost-effective option for those on a budget. Since they require less decoration and fewer resources to fill the space, you can often save money on event planning and setup.
  3. Customizable: Small event spaces are typically more flexible and customizable than larger venues. You can often work with the venue to customize the layout, decor, and amenities to fit your specific needs and preferences.
  4. Easy to Plan: With fewer logistics to manage, planning an event in a small space can be much easier and less stressful than planning a large-scale event. You can focus more on the details and making the event unique and personalized for your guests.
  5. Unique Atmosphere: Small event spaces often have a unique and distinct atmosphere, which can add character and personality to your event. Whether it’s a cozy cafe, a rustic barn, or a modern loft, the space can set the tone for your event and create a memorable experience for your guests.

Overall, using our small event space at Candela in Los Angeles can offer several benefits and advantages, including affordability, intimacy, customization, and uniqueness. Consider Candela in Los Angeles for your next gathering or event to create a more personal and memorable experience for your guests.

We offer in-house catering, full bar packages, and furniture for your event. We can customize food and drink menus to cater to your small event needs that will provide the perfect personalized touch. 

Check out photos of our space on our Gallery or on Party Slate

Small events can be a lot of fun, but they can also be a lot of work. Here are some of the things you need to think about when planning a small event:

  • Venue: The first thing you need to do is find a small event space. If you’re on this page, you’ve come to the right place!
  • Food and drinks: You’ll need to provide food and drinks for your guests. We got you covered on this!
  • Decorations: If you want to create a festive atmosphere, you’ll need to decorate. This could be as simple as hanging streamers or as elaborate as hiring a professional decorator. Our Candela La Brea team can help you bring this vision to life.
  • Entertainment: If you want your guests to have a good time, you’ll need to provide some entertainment. This could be anything from music to games to a magician.
  • Invitations: You’ll need to send out invitations to your guests. Be sure to include all the important details, such as the date, time, and location of the event.

Here are some additional tips for planning a small event:

  • Start planning early. This will give you plenty of time to find a small event space, book entertainment, and send out invitations.
  • Set a budget. This will help you stay on track financially.
  • Be flexible. Things don’t always go according to plan, so be prepared to make adjustments as needed.
  • Have fun! Small events are a great way to get together with friends and family. Relax and enjoy yourself.