In the fall of 2012, Dan and Marie hosted A pop up cocktail party for a group of 16 friends. The invitation read, join us for an evening of cocktails, and welcome the whaling club. 

today, the whaling club is a full service cocktail catering company serving los angeles and southern california specializing in weddings and other private gatherings.

the whaling club also offers a series of seasonal cocktail pop ups and workshops. for more information on upcoming workshops, click here.

We believe...

in the power of the cocktail to elevate the ambiance of any and all occasions. 

it starts with the classics, because once you've perfected those you can build on anything.

cocktails should taste just as good as they look (and vice versa).

exceptional service and presentation is of the utmost importance.

that each client deserves a personalized experience.

Dan Scott is the co-founder and head bartender of The Whaling Club. Dan is a 2015 recipient of Zagat's 30 Under 30 in Los Angeles. 

co-founder, Marie buck Scott is a photographer and designer. Her photos can be seen in The New York Times, The LA Times, Los Angeles Magazine, Bon Appetit, & food and wine.

Their passion for hospitality has led them to work at some of new york and LA's finest restaurants, bars, and Hotels before starting the whaling club. Their combined experience includs son of a gun, ink, culina, ace hotel dtla, four seasons los angeles, Park Ave. seasons, abe and arthur's, orient express, and more.