Five Places to Have a Clearly Different Wedding in Lake County

August 21, 2023

Lake County’s a place like no other. It’s only two hours from the Bay Area, but feels like another world. Filled with small towns, vineyards, North America’s oldest lake, and watched over by a dormant volcano, it creates a one-of-a-kind location to tie the knot. In Lake County, you aren’t far from home, but you’ll feel like you are when you say, “I do” in this magical place. Here are five places to have a Clearly Different “I do” in Lake County.

The Pear Orchard Wedding

Nestled between pear orchards and vineyards in the heart of Big Valley, you’ll find Finca Castelero. Enjoy views of Mt. Konocti while you make a lifelong commitment to the one you love. Spend the night together savoring drinks at the casita and dancing the night away under the stars. Plus, there’s space for the entire wedding party in their custom-designed apartments.

The Working Farm Wedding

The Ripe Choice Farm & Catering Wedding Ceremony Setup
The Ripe Choice Farm & Catering Wedding Ceremony Setup

Rent out the fully renovated barn at Ripe Choice Farm and Catering and enjoy an intimate experience catered by famous chef Tammy Lipps. You’ll never be short of photo ops in their garden, orchards, or estate vineyards. Plus, when the party’s over, there’s a beautiful room above the barn for the newlyweds.

The Vineyard Wedding

Outdoor Wedding at Boatique Winery

Set in wine country on a sloping hillside full of vines rests Boatique Winery. Boatique has several locations set aside for weddings and offers package deals. Enjoy their isolated rooms, and be sure to take advantage of the collection of antique boats; they make for a one of kind photo op of the bride and groom.

The Ranch Wedding

Twin Fir Ranch Wedding
Twin Fir Ranch Wedding

Plan a sunset wedding under the boughs of a huge pepperwood tree at Twin Fir Ranch in historic Upper Lake. Enjoy the ample space for guests to watch you exchange vows and then celebrate the occasion without leaving this magical place. There’s plenty of room for everyone to dance the night away on their already-prepared dance floor.

The Customized Wedding

Leave your wedding worries behind when you entrust Abby Leu Presents with creating a unique, custom Lake County wedding. Specializing in event and wedding planning for northern Cali., the SF & North Bay areas, Abby brings decades of experience, planning thousands of business events and social occasions and working in tandem with top restaurants, celebrity chefs, and sommeliers. A Lake County local, Abby knows all the tricks and hidden secrets to creating one-of-a-kind experiences.

It doesn’t matter what kind of day you choose, Lake County is filled with breathtaking views and starlit nights to be the perfect backdrop for your love story.

Plan Your Clearly Different Destination Wedding