18 Napa / Sonoma Wine Country Venues for an Amazing Outdoor Wedding

Getting married in the Napa / Sonoma Wine Country is already great, but host an outdoor wedding here and it becomes even more special. From wineries and ranches to private estates and a riverside resort, these wine country wedding venues offer beautiful al fresco settings with vineyards, gardens, mountain views, and more!


MacArthur Place

Sonoma, CA

Fab Features: idyllic and understated Sonoma hotel, spa, and culinary scene • say "I do" on the elegantly landscaped West Lawn, followed by photos among the lush historic farm buildings, winding paths, and secret gardens • indoor/outdoor receptions with an easy flow between chic salons and airy patios

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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B.R. Cohn Winery

Glen Ellen, CA

Fab Features: ceremonies in a spectacular al fresco Amphitheater with a large stage and terraced lawn • dreamy vineyard and mountain backdrop from under an ancient oak • olive grove-shaded receptions on an expansive lawn bordered by blooms

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$ • $$$
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Viansa Winery

Sonoma, CA

Fab Features: romantic hilltop setting overlooking the Valley of the Moon • circular fountain courtyard bordered by olive trees and grapevines • versatile Pavilion affording breathtaking panoramic views of the Sonoma Valley, the estate vineyards, and coastal wetlands

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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The Meritage Resort and Spa

Napa, CA

Fab Features: 3-story Tuscan-style villa • exchange vows on the Vineyard Terrace, which overlooks the resort’s nine pastoral acres or in Napa’s only private chapel, Our Lady of the Grapes, just past the cabana-lined pool • two ballrooms showcase dark wood trim, chandeliers decorated with stylized grapes, and long loggias that bring the outside in

Catering: In-house
Price: $$ • $$$
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The Lodge at Sonoma Autograph Collection

Sonoma, CA

Fab Features: 10-acre resort with plush accommodations, airy ballrooms, and gorgeous al fresco spaces • the Stone House boasts a cobblestone exterior with twinkle lights suspended over a velvety lawn • sprawling views of the valley's picturesque vineyards

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Flying Cloud Farm

Petaluma, CA

Fab Features: family owned & operated, 33 acre private estate with over 30 years of event experience • lush gardens, rolling hills, vineyard views, and established oak trees • full wedding planning packages including elopements or micro-weddings

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

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Harvest Inn

St. Helena, CA

Fab Features: impeccable Wine Country inn & spa • elegant Vineyard View Terrace overlooking the vines, olive trees, and rolling hills • lovely indoor spaces with vaulted ceilings and adjacent terraces and lawns for an excellent indoor/outdoor flow

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Carneros Resort and Spa

Napa, CA

Fab Features: say “I do” against a backdrop of Napa Valley vineyards and distant mountains • the Napa and Sonoma Ballrooms showcase soaring peaked roofs, handcrafted barn-board walls, and state-of-the-art lighting and sound • the 28 acres include beautifully landscaped walking paths, flowering gardens with fountains, and spacious lawn and stone fireplace

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

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Garden Valley Ranch

Petaluma, CA

Fab Features: historic 5-acre working rose farm with an idyllic garden setting • exchange vows on lawns, beneath rose-wrapped pergolas and columns, or among carefully selected perennials, annuals, and bulbs • warm, indoor events in the barn-like Carriage House with its wraparound deck, courtyard, and gardens

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Gloria Ferrer Caves & Vineyards

Sonoma, California

Fab Features: Spanish-style hacienda offering Old World hospitality • exclusive-use of the property and its many spaces including caves, terraces, and dining rooms • panoramic views of the Sonoma Valley and the renowned Gloria Ferrer vineyards

Catering: In-house, Preferred list

Price: $$ • $$$

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Trione Vineyards and Winery

Geyserville, CA

Fab Features: classic Wine Country romance surrounded by vines • rustic elegance in the two-story Old Stone Building, constructed with classic Old World masonry and exposed fir beams • lovely al fresco spaces include a bocce court and beautifully landscaped lawns

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$
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Olympia's Valley Estate

Petaluma, California

Fab Features: serene, family-owned working organic farm set on a 2,000-acre apple orchard • a pond ringed by weeping willow trees makes for a stunning ceremony backdrop • receptions in their historic barn or on the lawn fronting the Victorian home with dazzling hilltop views

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

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Merryvale Vineyards

St. Helena, CA

Fab Features: sophisticated wine country setting with a lovely deck for al fresco ceremonies featuring stunning valley views • receptions in the two-story Cask Room lined with century-old casks or the warm, Old World-style dining room • enjoy delectable multi-course menus with customized wine pairings

Catering: Preferred list, BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

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Cornerstone Sonoma

Sonoma, CA

Fab Features: a charming wine country marketplace • the picture-perfect grounds are made up of a serene lily pond, a rustic barn, and architectural gardens • al fresco receptions beneath a grand Sperry Tent

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$ • $$$

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Jacuzzi Family Vineyards

Sonoma, CA

Fab Features: dreamy vineyard estate • outdoor ceremony site overlooking the the eastern vineyards and Wetland Preserve • enjoy cocktails on the picturesque Grand Piazza paved with Italian stonework and lined with potted plants, then dine and dance in the European-style Barrel Room

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $$

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Santa Rosa Golf and Country Club

Santa Rosa, California

Fab Features: classically elegant clubhouse surrounded by 128 acres off lush grounds and gorgeous vineyards • striking views of tree-studded fairways, verdant greenery, and surrounded mountains from indoor and outdoor venues • generous all-inclusive wedding packages

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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deLorimier Winery

Geyserville, CA

Fab Features: boutique winery surrounded by gentle rolling hills planted with Bordeaux varietals • lovely receptions on the back lawn, bordered by vineyards and countryside panoramas • at night, strings of twinkle lights add sparkle to the festivities, and there’s an ample patio for dancing under the stars

Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$
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Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection

Calistoga, CA

Fab Features: chic, sophisticated Wine Country eco-resort surrounded by lush, densely wooded hills • a sensational spa and plush suites with spacious patios are just a few of the resort's luxe touches • chefs at the Michelin Star-rated restaurant customize the menu, incorporating farm-fresh, seasonal ingredients into unique, flavorful dishes

Catering: In-house
Price: $$$
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**BUT WAIT—THERE'S MORE!**

Just a short drive south will lead you to the tucked away Tri-Valley Wine Country, this area is bursting with gorgeous winery wedding venues just like this one!


Palm Event Center in the Vineyard

Pleasanton, California


Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$
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