8 N San Pedro St, STE 300, San Jose, CA
Located in San Jose, CA, Blanco Urban Venue is a unique, modern wedding space. Catering to couples in the Bay Area, this venue sits in San Pedro Square in San Jose’s historic downtown district. We welcome weddings and other corporate events and special occasions. Mineta San Jose International Airport is just minutes away, making this venue convenient for guests arriving from out of town. There are a bevy of nearby hotels for those looking for overnight accommodation. At Blanco, historic and contemporary details are seamlessly blended. Its authentic 150-year old brick walls have been carefully restored, paying homage to the original Spanish style of architecture. This event venue is managed by San Pedro Events, who also operate two restaurants, two bars, and a gaming bar and lounge. All of these spaces are available to host your rehearsal dinner. The event spaces at Blanco are a blank canvas, perfect for couples and wedding planners who want to exercise their creative flair. Across its three floors, you will find 5,500 square feet of available space, including a 1,700 square foot rooftop terrace. You are welcome to spread your event across all of these spaces. Should you choose to hold your reception this way, 500 guests can comfortably fit in this venue spread among all 3 levels. Alternatively, you can hold your ceremony on the rooftop with up to 180 guests. On the terrace, you are invited to enjoy the rustic charm of olive trees and a cozy fireplace. From here, you and your loved ones can retire to the Great Room for an elegant reception. The mezzanine is a more intimate setting, covering 850 square feet, perfect for those who want to celebrate in the sunshine. The team at this venue have close relationships with a plethora of local catering companies to help inspire your planning. A full-size commercial kitchen is complemented by an onsite food and beverage team who is committed to helping your event run smoothly.