January 23, 2018 by Ramona d'Viola

A Wine Country Wedding – that Won’t Break the Bank

Cupid’s bow is poised and L-O-V-E is in the air! If you (or your beloved) is thinking about popping the question, we’ve got just the spot to tie the knot. Forget Virginia – Lake County is for lovers!

An hour north of Napa, Lake County, California is the state’s fastest growing wine region – and ripe for discovery. If your nuptial vision includes verdant vineyards, stunning vistas, delicious wines in a picture-perfect setting, discover our rustic wine country wedding destinations – without the Napa Valley price tag.

Whether your “Big Day” is intimate or grand, we’ve got the venues and vendors to make your most memorable day, well, memorable.

Locations, Locations, Locations

Lakeside, among the vines, or high in the pines, Lake County has a picture-perfect backdrop to begin your “Happily Ever Afters.”

Boatique Winery
With their stunning collection of vintage wooden race boats and grove of ancient Barouni olive trees, Boatique Winery has made a name as one of Lake County’s most elegant wedding venues. Located in the Red Hills, Boatique’s gracious grounds, verdant vineyards, and clear sky vistas are the makings for a magical day.

Courtesy: Jamie Bridges Photography

Courtesy: Jamie Bridges Photography

Cache Creek Vineyards
With the sounds of rushing water from the winery’s namesake, idyllic Cache Creek Vineyards is an exceptionally serene setting for your nuptials. After your ceremony share in an al fresco reception on the vineyard grounds. Then, challenge your newly betrothed to a game of bocce ball, dip a toe in Cache Creek, or sip on one of their award-winning wines. Mazel Tov!

Langtry Estate & Vineyards
The Langtry Estate Vineyard is a massive 23,000-acre property that spans Napa to Lake County. Originally owned by legendary British actress Lillie Langtry, the Guenoc Valley vineyard is Lake County’s only sole-sourced appellation. If you’re ready for a wedding day as distinctive as these wines, get ready for your close up on the Langtry Estate stage.

Laujor Estate Winery
Lake County’s award-winning Red Hills winery, Laujor Estate Winery provides a spectacular setting for your “I dos.” After the ceremony, wake up to your honeymoon in the estate’s well-appointed apartment overlooking the vineyards. Enjoy breathtaking views of Mt. Konocti and shimmering Clear Lake beyond. Sounds like happily ever after to us.

Moore Family Winery
Located in Kelseyville’s Cobb Mountain district the Moore Family Winery is one of the region’s most picturesque locations for a wedding ceremony. Surrounded by pines, spacious grounds, and spectacular views, the Moore Family Winery invites you to begin your lives together, as their guest.

The Lodge at Blue Lakes
Looking for cool blue beginnings for your warm wedded bliss? The Lodge at Blue Lakes is an all-in-one scenic, waterfront wedding destination – located on the shores of Lake County’s pristine Blue Lakes. Choose from a variety of venues, lodging accommodations, and activities sure to delight and engage everyone.

Who You Gonna Call?

Set the wedding mood with flowers

Set the wedding mood with flowers.

Besides beautiful vistas, crystal clear air and great wines, Lake County’s got talent! From cake makers to caterers, hair and makeup artists, photographers, and party rentals – we’ve got everything and everyone you need right here.

Caterers
Lake County’s agricultural bounty translates into amazing wines (of course), farm fresh local produce and pasture raised meats, all prepared by a cadre of talented chefs. If you love the idea of a farm to fork meal, we know just who to call.
Rosey Cooks
Dancing Poly Farm
Park Place

Event Rental Services
The behind-the-scenes people every soon-to-be-wed couple depends on to make it all flow seamlessly.
Lake Event Design – Lakeport
Kelseyville Lumber – Kelseyville

Florists
Whether your wedding is sedate, serene, or silly, beautiful bouquets and boutonnieres for the betrothed help set the mood for yours.
Flowers By Jackie

Courtesy: Jamie Bridges Photography

Courtesy: Jamie Bridges Photography

Put a Ring on It! Jewelers
Get the bling for your beloved right here in Lake County.
Gorman Fine Jewelry – Lakeport
Veronica’s Jewelers – Lakeport

Doin’ the Do! Hair and Makeup
These Lake County beauty experts know their way around a wedding party and an “updo” or two:
Bombshell Betty’s – Middletown
The Wright Look – Lakeport
Skin Fitness – Lakeport

Limo Services – Arrive in Style!
Whether it’s a grand “Here Comes the Bride” entrance in a horse-drawn carriage, or a movie-star, red carpet arrival, get yourself to the church on time – in style.
Lake LimosLakeport
McCarty Live Oak Belgians – Upper Lake

Arrive in Style!

Arrive in Style! McCarty’s Live Oak Belgians

Grooming the Groom
Thought we forgot about that other person in the wedding? Get the groom and his gents looking just as right as the bride’s side. Really, there’s nothing to fear from a little “manscaping” – and, your dearly beloved will cherish you forever.
The Men’s Place – Lakeport
Hair By Holly – Men’s and Women Wedding Services – Lakeport

Photographers – Carpe Diem – and the Shot
Trust this day to the pros – and seize the day with artistry and panache for beautiful memories of your Lake County wedding.
Jamie Bridges Photography
John Angelo Photography
Pheeperz Photography

Wedding Cakes
Besides the bride’s attire, the cake is the other show stopper. Let Cakes by Dev create a masterpiece that will have guests asking for seconds.
Cakes by Dey – 707-987-2253

Looking for Lake County accommodations?
Check back soon – we’ll be adding more Lake County Wedding vendors every month.