New event space opens in Lake Elsinore

Wonderland at the Whitney in Lake Elsinore holds an open house to introduce the public to the event venue grounds, Feb. 29. Valley News/Shane Gibson photo
The Whitney Estate in Lake Elsinore has a long and storied history. Starting Saturday, Feb. 29, the next chapter has begun to be written.Wonderland at the Whitney is now accepting reservations as a special event and performance venue on the 20-acre property that used to be called the Whitney Estate.“Mr. Whitney used to let the public come in here in fish, because there are catfish 25 pounds out here,” Suzanne Johnson said. “There’s some pretty big fish in the water and it’s a historic RV site.”Johnson, who owns Johnson Catering and Events, is one of the event coordinators facilitating the booking of the property for a variety of activities, including graduations, family reunions, camp activities and more.[gallery td_select_gallery_slide="slide" ids="19358,19359,
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