Greater Sacramento Area Wedding and Reception Venues
Arden Hills Resort Club & Spa
Once you drive through the massive iron gates you'll leave Sacramento behind and enter an oasis of serenity and splendor. You'll hardly believe that the city is close by and the suburbs are just over the walls that hide this jewel of a property. Everything you want for a romantic indoor or outdoor wedding and elegant reception is here at Arden Hills. Three gracefully decorated banquet rooms — one to fit every size wedding — surround a flower-bedecked courtyard. Each banquet facility offers its own mood and magic and all guarantee marvelous food and service. The Courtyard features a crescent-shaped backdrop of stately columns and cascading flowers, which makes a lovely outdoor chapel. Plus, Arden Hills Resort Club & Spa offers on-site overnight accommodations with five breathtakingly beautiful rooms in The Villas that each provide a romantic and private retreat to accommodate the bridal party and for a magical wedding night.
See the pictorial of one of our recent weddings in the current issue of Sacramento Bride and Groom!
1220 Arden Hills Lane, Sacramento, CA 95864
916-482-6111• Visit our website
Capacity: 30 up to 500, indoors & outdoors • Reservations: Call for information • Pricing: Full range of prices available, call for information
If casual elegance in Old Sacramento sounds like your dream wedding, check out Courtyard D'Oro. Situated in historic and charming Old Town amidst riverboats and horse-drawn carriages, Courtyard D'Oro provides the best that Old Sacramento has to offer – from photos by the Sacramento River to cool Delta breezes.
The spacious indoor dining room accommodates up to 200 guests, offers a beautiful bar, and an elegant neutral color scheme with rustic wood accents. For smaller parties, there's also the Delta room, featuring sophisticated mirrored décor. Seating an additional 100 guests, the beautiful outdoor courtyard is not to be missed. Dance under the stars surrounded by brick architecture, a large fountain and a soaring outdoor staircase, perfect for unique wedding photos.
The Courtyard D'Oro has partnered exclusively with Event Architects to provide distinctive catering for any type of event! Weddings at Courtyard D'Oro include tables, chairs, china and flatware. Plus, Courtyard D'Oro is owner operated. That means you'll have the benefit of special, expert attention on your Wedding Day that's one-on-one, never hurried or impersonal.
Capacity: 200 indoors, 150 outdoors • Reservations: First available • Pricing: Buffets priced from $25 per person
Delta King Hotel and Pilothouse Restaurant
Enjoy the timeless elegance of Sacramento with a wedding on the Delta King. The historic riverboat, which operated between San Francisco and Sacramento from 1927 to 1940, has been completely renovated and restored. Now permanently moored in Old Sacramento, the Delta King offers breathtaking riverfront views, historic charm, and all the contemporary amenities needed to hold a fabulous wedding.
The Delta King's wedding facilities accommodate gatherings ranging in size up to 200 guests. There is even a spacious outdoor landing to accommodate daytime receptions or romantic affairs under the stars. Let their attentive staff and onsite wedding coordinator create the wedding of your dreams, including the perfect wedding meal featuring the Delta King's outstanding onsite catering. And, because the Delta King is also a hotel, you can relax knowing your family and friends can stay overnight onboard in one of the 44 elegant staterooms. As for the newlyweds, spend your wedding night in Sacramento's most desirable honeymoon suite: the lavish Captain's Quarters.
Capacity: 400 indoors, 300 outdoors • Reservations: Advance reservations required for parties of over twenty. • Prices available upon request
Elite Event Centre's Vizcaya Pavilion & Mansion
For twenty years, this downtown Sacramento jewel has been delighting brides with its beautiful setting, expert staff, and elegant atmosphere. The elegant pavilion ballroom features high ceilings, exquisite stained glass lighting and picturesque floor to ceiling windows. The outdoor brick courtyard, garden and gazebo, is a lovely setting for a ceremony or for the cocktail portion of your reception. With its sweeping front staircase, colorful landscaping, and famous iron fountain, every inch of Vizcaya is the perfect setting for your wedding photographs.
Perhaps the only thing better than the Vizcaya's ambiance is the food! Their award-winning chefs have over thirty years of combined experience in creating mouth-watering cuisine. Couples may choose from a set menu, or work with the catering staff to create a custom offering. Don't forget to visit Vizcaya Mansion, a historical Victorian mansion with eight beautiful guest rooms. It's the perfect place to spend your wedding night, or to house your family for your wedding weekend.
Capacity: 240 • Reservations: First available • Prices available on request
The Pavilion at Haggin Oaks
From the moment your guests arrive at the Pavilion at Haggin Oaks, it's clear this is no ordinary garden wedding. Uniformed staff members greet wedding guests with Limousine Golf Cart transportation from the parking lot to the ceremony gazebo overlooking the course greens. After saying "I do" among the oak trees, snap photographs on the course's picturesque bridge, garden, or overlooking the putting green while your guests enjoy appetizers and drinks.
The white-tented Pavilion can accommodate approximately 250 guests inside and the tent can be opened to view the garden, weather permitting. A beautiful wrought iron chandelier and white drapery adds to the romantic ambience.
When it comes to cuisine, Haggin Oaks' expert catering staff is ready to meet your needs, from stunning buffets to formal sit down meals to the latest trend of food stations. Not only are their menus affordable, Haggin Oaks also offers flexible beverage packages to meet every bride's budget and style. Wedding packages include tables, white resin chairs, floor-length linens and napkins in your choice of colors.
Capacity: Indoors 250, Outdoors 250 • Reservations: 6 mos - 1 year • Pricing: $24.95 per person
For classic elegance, Kobasic's Hall is a spot you don't want to miss. Perfect for large weddings, this spacious setting can host indoor wedding receptions and ceremonies for up to 200 guests.
Bring your ideas and your creativity to Kobasic's Hall. The domed ceilings, neutral color palette, lighted trees, and classic décor are a great backdrop to weddings of all themes and styles. Choose a room set up that fits your look and needs - with a 4,000 square foot dance floor there's always plenty of room to party!
Weddings at Kobasic's Hall include linens, tables, chairs, plenty of free parking, and your choice of six elegant centerpieces. And, as an added bonus, the venue is conveniently located next to beautiful Land Park in Sacramento, a favorite spot among brides for wedding photographs!
Capacity: 200 indoors • Reservations: Call for availability • Pricing: Please inquire
Lakeside at Bartley Cavanaugh Golf Course
For smaller weddings, try the Lakeside Gazebo at Bartley Cavanaugh, situated at Haggin Oaks' sister course. Up to 80 guests can celebrate your union on the banks of the course's lake. Afterwards, enjoy a wedding feast in the Clubhouse or on the patio overlooking the lush greens. And weddings at Haggin Oaks or Barley Cavanaugh don't have to end early. With an end time as late as 2 am, brides in search of a dusk-ceremony or a late night party are in luck!
At Lakeside at Bartley Cavanaugh, you'll enjoy affordable and flexible wedding packages that include tables, white resin chairs, floor-length linens and napkins in your choice of colors. For a country club feel without the country club price tag, give Lakeside at Bartley Cavanaugh a look!
Capacity: 150 indoors, 150 outdoors • Reservations: First available, 6 months to 1 year • Pricing: From $24.95 per person
For couples looking to wow their guests, there's no better spot than Lucca Restaurant. Located in Midtown Sacramento, Lucca is a short walk or drive from many of the area's most beautiful cathedrals and churches, making it an ideal choice for wedding receptions.
Host your reception in the beautiful Mirror Room – up to 80 guests can be comfortably accommodated. For more intimate weddings, the charming outdoor patio is a beautiful and elegant choice. Have a larger group? Lucca Restaurant is available for full rental on Sundays for parties of up to 200 guests. Rentals include tables, chairs, china and glassware; and Lucca can arrange for specialty linens, flowers, audio visual equipment, and even limo transportation to make your event complete.
The setting is warm and lively and the location can't be beat, but what really shines at Lucca weddings is the food! Choose from a variety of banquet menus, featuring appetizers, plated salads, entrees, and desserts – all prepared in signature Lucca style. And if you think you can't afford an event at Lucca, think again. Lucca Restaurant prides itself on being flexible and arranging an event that meets your needs and budget. There's no room rental fee, and the restaurant's unique One for One wine program allows brides to bring in one bottle of their own wine for every bottle purchased on site – with no corkage fee!
1615 J St., Sacramento, CA 95814
916-669-5300 • Visit our website
Capacity: 100 indoors, 80 outdoors • Reservations: Call for availability • Prices vary, please call for quote
Sacramento Grand Ballroom
A full service event organizing company, Event Architects specializes in bringing brides' visions to life. As the exclusive representative for the Sacramento Grand Ballroom, Event Architects can help you create the Downtown wedding of your dreams.
From the moment your guests arrive at the stunning Sacramento Grand Ballroom, they'll be enveloped in a style that's one of a kind. The Ballroom boasts classic architecture, from the majestic columns out front to the soaring ceilings and elegant interior marble detailing. 100 to 450 guests can be accommodated for a seated dinner, while larger events of up to 600 guests can be hosted for cocktail receptions. Looking for a different vibe? Event Architects can also help you find the perfect location for your wedding to fit your taste or needs. They can even help you design a reception at your home or other private building, insuring your event will run smoothly. Their professional coordinators can arrange the finest of floral décor, photography, rentals, and other wedding needs. And Event Architects' catering staff specializes in creating custom menus, so your wedding meal will be as memorable as it is delicious. For weddings that are unique and effortless, visit Event Architects.
Capacity: 100 to 600 • Reservations: Call for availability • Pricing: Site rental $1090 to $2090
Tsakopoulos Library Galleria
The epitome of high-style elegance and drama, Tsakopoulos Library Galleria offers a stunning location for brides looking to make an impression. Conveniently located in downtown Sacramento, just minutes from many of the most popular ceremony sites, the Galleria's five-story atrium ceiling offers some of the most beautiful architecture in all of Sacramento. The atrium is surrounded by dramatic granite columns and accented by oak and iron-railed balconies, all of which frame a 5,400 square foot reception space. With these fabulous awe-inspiring surroundings, your wedding photographs will be a work of art!
For those with a long guest list, parties of up to 350 people can be comfortably seated on the main floor and theatre-style affairs can hold up to 500 guests. Utilize the stunning Galleria Balcony and you can seat an additional 150 guests, making the Library Galleria one of the largest reception sites in the region. Brides also have the freedom to choose from a list of qualified caterers who will work with the Library Galleria's expert staff to create the buffet or sit down meal of your dreams.
Capacity: 450 • Reservations: 6 months to one year ahead • Pricing: $950-$1950
Laguna Town Hall
For old-world elegance and charm, visit the Laguna Town Hall in Elk Grove. Design the wedding of your dreams in this unique Mediterranean- style setting. Imagine the grace and beauty of an outdoor amphitheatre and an adjacent courtyard where wisteria vines gracefully climb the grand pergolas. Picturesque lakes nearby offer an scenic backdrop for special photographs with family and friends. Indoors, gorgeous hardwood floors, upholstered dining chairs and a theatre style stage grace the large reception hall. A fully equipped kitchen adds ease to your catered event. For beauty and charm that's truly unique, it's worth the trip to the Laguna Town Hall.
Capacity: 300 indoors, 200 outdoors • Reservations: First available, 12 months • Pricing: 12 hour Saturday package $1750, prices avaiable on request. Please contact us for more information.
Pavilion at Elk Grove Park
For natural elegance, consider The Pavilion in Elk Grove. Up to 200 guests can enjoy a ceremony and reception at this unique park location with cozy indoor and breathtaking outdoor options. From the moment they arrive, your guests will be surrounded with the natural beauty of Elk Grove's oldest and most beautiful park. Inside the Pavilion, natural wood beamed ceilings and charming wrap-around windows provide a fantastic backdrop for your vows, and an elegant lodge-like setting for your reception. Outdoors, the Pavilion offers waterfront views of the charming Strauss Lake and the majestic collection of century oaks and weeping willows, plus a private courtyard. It's a location that's sure to shine in your wedding photos!
The Pavilion offers convenience as well as beauty. Tables and chairs are included in your fee, and there's a fully equipped catering kitchen onsite. Lighting is adjustable for your needs, and your guests will enjoy ample parking. Don't miss this Elk Grove gem!
Capacity: 200 indoors • Reservations: First available, 12 months • Pricing: 12 hour Saturday package $1500, prices avaiable on request. Please contact us for more information.
Wackford Complex - Valley Oak Ballroom
Enter a world of modern elegance inside Elk Grove's Wackford Community Complex. You'll find everything you need to make your day special – from the ballroom, to the dance floor, to a spacious outdoor patio. The Valley Oak Ballroom is a dazzling facility with endless possibilities.
Located inside the Wackford Complex, a vaulted ceiling and a collection of modern light fixtures lend an air of contemporary glamour to the space. An eye-catching curved glass wall sparkles adjacent to a fully furnished patio – the perfect spot for outdoor cocktail parties or post-dinner dancing. The state-of-the-art kitchen offers a culinary oasis for the catering service of your choice and upholstered banquet chairs are available for reception dining. For easy elegance that's affordable and convenient, don't miss the Wackford Community Complex.he Pavilion offers convenience as well as beauty. Tables and chairs are included in your fee, and there's a fully equipped catering kitchen onsite. Lighting is adjustable for your needs, and your guests will enjoy ample parking. Don't miss this Elk Grove gem!
Capacity: 200 indoors • Reservations: First available, 12 months • Pricing: 12 hour Saturday package $1700, prices available on request. Please contact us for more information.
Lake Natoma Inn
Situated between Historic Folsom and picturesque Lake Natoma, the Lake Natoma Inn offers a setting that will be memorable for you and your guests. Seasonal colors come alive at Lake Natoma Inn's breathtaking natural setting, which offers indoor and outdoor venues. For outdoor elegance, choose the Outdoor Gazebo and Garden Patio, featuring a white wrought iron arch or gazebo under which to say your vows. A picturesque fountain and lush landscaping completes the appeal. Indoors, three ballroom options await, providing seating for up to 250 guests in style and comfort.
No matter the location you choose, your wedding will be coordinated with attention to detail from the Inn's caring staff. Create your perfect wedding meal with Lake Natoma Inn's onsite catering, which offers exquisite options ranging from Italian to Southwest to California Cuisine, plus fun options for Midnight Munchies and children's meals. Plus, wedding and ceremony packages include extras like chairs, tables, linens, table numbers, and votive candles! Be sure and check out the Inn's overnight accommodations, including the romantic Lakeside Suites – it's sure to be the perfect start to your honeymoon.
702 Gold Lake Drive, Folsom, CA 95630
916-932-2769 • Visit our website
Capacity: Up to 250 people • Reservations: First available • Prices vary, please inquire
Wedgewood Wedding and Banquet Center at the Sequoia Mansion
Wedgewood Sequoia Mansion is more than a wedding venue; it's a destination, a refuge from the ordinary, where anything is possible and every event makes cherished memories. Throughout the year, this beautifully restored mansion is vibrant with occasions—small and large—that prove the value of tradition, the joy of cordial living and the deep satisfaction of delicious food and drink shared with fond companions. Those planning a special event at Wedgewood Sequoia Mansion have the added benefit of our all-inclusive, customizable wedding packages. From the proposal to "I do," our staff will help you plan the elegant wedding you've envisioned.
Other features of Wedgewood Sequoia Mansion: • Indoor and outdoor ceremony sites • Bridal dressing room • Charming victorian setting • Multiple banquet rooms.
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Capacity: 400, indoors and outdoors • Reservations: Call for information • Customizable All-Inclusive package pricing available
Mission on the Hill
For unmatched old-world elegance, visit Mission on the Hill. Located in Vacaville, this stunning venue is just a quick drive from both Sacramento and the Bay Area, but the ambiance will transport you to another world. The property has been completely renovated in breathtaking California Mission style. From the wrought iron gates to the sun-drenched stucco and exposed brick to the beautiful outdoor patio, Mission on the Hill exudes classic charm. Imagine saying your vows on the romantic patio, in front of the dramatic outdoor fireplace. Or celebrate indoors under arched, wooden-beamed ceilings. No matter where you choose, every nook and cranny of the Mission on the Hill is designed to photograph perfectly.
Planning a wedding at Mission on the Hill couldn't be easier. You have the freedom to bring your own selected caterer to create your dream menu, and your own florist –although the site is so beautiful it needs little decoration. All wedding bookings include lantern centerpieces, beautiful wrought iron candelabras, and Missionstyle wooden chairs. Up to 135 guests can be accommodated outdoors and 90 indoors. Feel the difference at Mission on the Hill.
Capacity: Up to 135 • Reservations: First available, deposit required to hold date • Prices available upon request
Vacaville Opera House
Located in the heart of Solano County, just a short drive from Sacramento, Vacaville Opera House offers brides more than a century's tradition of elegance. The recently restored historic ballroom can host up to 250 guests in beautiful style. Gleaming wood floors, historic brick accents, and sparkling crystal chandeliers create an ambience that's both sophisticated and stunning. And just steps away from the lovely building itself are the Downtown Vacaville Bridge and beautiful Andrews Park, both great options for outdoor wedding photographs! But the jaw dropping beauty and charming history isn't the only thing you'll appreciate at the Vacaville Opera House. Their team of experienced wedding planners offers a wealth of resources to help you create your perfect wedding, stress free. Wedding packages include lots of options to create a one-stop planning experience. They specialize in creating the latest wedding trends in unique style, from custom candy buffets, to favors, to seating design and floor plan layout – even invitation and RSVP management!
Visit Vacaville Opera House today to learn just how easy and affordable it can be to have the elegant wedding you've always wanted.
Capacity: Up to 175 indoors • Reservations: Call for availability • Prices available upon request
Historic Hotel Woodland
Breathtaking Spanish Colonial Revival architecture; gourmet handcrafted cuisine, and a spacious and serene setting – it's all waiting at the Historic Hotel Woodland.
Originally built in 1928 and restored to grandeur in 1997, the Historic Hotel Woodland in Yolo County provides a warm, Spanish-style ambiance for indoor and outdoor weddings of up to 300 guests. From the beautiful ballroom to the enclosed outdoor patio and fountain, every corner of the Hotel is photo-worthy.
But what's a beautiful setting without amazing food to match? The Historic Hotel Woodland is managed by Debbie Cracchiolo of Cracchiolo's catering, a favorite of Yolo County locals. Let Cracchiolo's create the wedding feast of your dreams, featuring fresh, authentic cuisine using only the finest ingredients. And weddings at the Historic Hotel Woodland are a value, too. Tables, chairs, and china are included – and there's no cake cutting fee! Plus, the Hotel hosts only one event per day, assuring you have the staff's undivided attention on your Big Day.
436 Main Street, Woodland, CA 95695
530-662-3213 • Visit our website
Capacity: Up to 300 • Reservations: First available • Pricing: Call for quote
Grand Island Mansion
Imagine saying your vows on a palatial waterfront estate, surrounded by beautiful landscaped grounds and historic architecture. All this and more are waiting for you at Grand Island Mansion. Located in the Delta along the river, Grand Island Mansion offers the finest in California cuisine, exceptional service, and expert coordination – all in a breathtaking setting you won't find anywhere else.
The historic mansion boasts a variety of unique and stunning locations for indoor and outdoor ceremonies and receptions of up to 500 people. From the shaded outdoor wedding gazebo, to the Italian statue gardens and fountains, to the marquis event tent, and the exquisite ballroom – there is no shortage of amazing locations on the estate to host your event and capture unforgettable pictures.
And you'll be treated like a princess at Grand Island Mansion. Let their gourmet catering staff create the perfect menu for your wedding celebration and their onsite coordinator handle all the details. The onsite bakery provides scrumptious and elegantly designed wedding cakes, too – saving you time and hassle. China, glassware, linens, tables and chairs, free parking, and a dressing room for the bride and the groom are all included. But luxury is more affordable than you think! A variety of packages are available; visit Grand Island Mansion today to start planning.
13415 Grand Island Road, Walnut Grove, CA 95690
916-775-1705 • Visit our website
Capacity: 50 to 500 • Reservations: First available • Prices available upon request
The De Vilbiss Hotel was constructed in 1889 by John A. De Vilbiss, a prominent Winters rancher. More than one hundred years later, the same spirit of friendliness that made the Hotel De Vilbiss popular at the turn of the century is still found at the Buckhorn Steakhouse, now famous across the state for its beef, lamb and fresh fish.
Enjoy a reception or rehearsal dinner in our new private De Vilbiss Dining Room. Our professional event planners are available to work with you to arrange everything you will need for your special event. The De Vilbiss room provides an intimate setting furnished with a hand carved wooden bar, magnificent mirrors, chandeliers, imported carpet and chairs. The room is "charmed and decored" with the essence of the original architecture of the Historic De Vilbiss Landmark. The De Vilbiss room offers a comfortable setting for 25-65 people. Our entree selections are exclusive Certified Angus Beef and are directly from our award winning steakhouse menu.
Capacity: 25-65 indoors • Reservations: First available • Prices available upon request