Where your treasure is, there will be your heart also.
Thank you for considering First Baptist Church, Palo Alto for your wedding celebration. Our ministers and staff are glad to collaborate with you on this special day! Our beautiful sanctuary is in the heart of the Silicon Valley, in Old Palo Alto, a charming neighborhood of tech giants and lush greenery. Our church campus also has a large fellowship hall with a stage, catering kitchen, and large patio for further accommodations.
Couples of all genders and religious backgrounds are warmly welcomed.
Our resident organists and other professional musicians are among the best in the Bay Area. Should you be interested in booking musicians for your ceremony, our Music Director Jan Gunderson can help provide detailed booking rates and further information.
Reception site: Fellowship Hall, with its ample space, welcoming atmosphere, and access to our catering kitchen, is available for receptions.
Reserving a date: Your wedding date can be reserved on the church calendar after you have:
· spoken with our Wedding Coordinator; and
· signed a contract and paid the fees for holding the space.
Wedding Fees : $ 1,500.00
Unless otherwise arranged in advance: this fee includes Sanctuary rental for up to 2.5 hours on day of nuptials and a 1.5 hour rehearsal on the day before. All access, decorations or deliveries must be made within this time allotment.
Cleaning & Security Deposit: $ 250.00
Fellowship Hall with Catering Kitchen for wedding or rehearsal reception - $ 500.00
Church Parlor with Kitchenette - $ 200.00
Central Patio for Small Reception or Photos with Kitchenette- $ 200.00
Honoraria for church minister - $ 350.00
Honoraria for church musician - $ 250.0
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