Situated in the heart of downtown, The Penny is SLO’s newest private event space perfect for gathering friends, family, and coworkers for a holiday celebration. The Penny’s mix of original 1930’s brick, exposed beams, open floor plan and outdoor patio offer a variety of party formats from small intimate dinners to larger social gatherings.

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The space features a curated selection of industrial modern furniture as well as optional in house services. Their experienced team, unique aesthetic, central location, and built in amenities are specifically designed to create a streamlined planning process and memorable event.

The Penny has everything you need including amenities such as dining tables and chairs, custom built bar and shelving, various holiday décor options, ADA accessible spaces and bathrooms, and a full time venue manager to help you put it all together.

If you’re interested in taking your party to the next level, optional add on services include; curated lounge furniture, cocktail tables, photobooth, AV equipment and services, food & beverage catering through sister business, Sidecar Cocktail Co., and vintage event trailers through sister business, Tinker Tin Trailer Co.

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Wow your guests, coworkers, family and friends with a party they will never forget. The Penny is able to hold up to 125 guests for a seated dinner and 300 guests for an informal cocktail reception.

Reserve the date for your upcoming holiday party today by contacting and learn about more detailed package options, pricing and availability.

The Penny is located at 664 Marsh St. in San Luis Obispo, CA 93401.