Find Wedding Ideas: San Jose / South Bay Wedding Venues You'll Love

San Jose / South Bay has so many beautiful wedding venues -- we have plenty of suggestions, depending on what you are looking for. We share our faves here.

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12 South Bay Blank Slate Wedding Venues

12 South Bay Blank Slate Wedding Venues

From urban rooftops to lush gardens, the South Bay offers several blank canvas venues that can be transformed to create the wedding style of your dreams. So whether you're planning a boho-chic bash or a sophisticated soiree, you can let your imagination run wild as these versatile venues are sure to impress.


14 Awesome Outdoor Ceremony Locations in the South Bay

14 Awesome Outdoor Ceremony Locations in the South Bay

If your wedding day dreams include exchanging vows in the scenic landscape of the South Bay, you’re in luck! Thanks to its rolling vineyards, forested hillsides, and charming neighborhoods, there is no shortage of awe-inspiring wedding venues for your al fresco celebration. From an ultra-modern rooftop deck overlooking downtown to an enchanting redwood grove just outside the city limits, check out our top picks for the best outdoor ceremony locations in the greater San Jose area.


20 of the Bay Area's Best Wedding Venues

20 of the Bay Area's Best Wedding Venues

With its lush forests, misty beaches, world-renowned Napa and Sonoma wine country, and iconic bridges, the San Francisco Bay Area is home to some breathtaking scenery—and some pretty epic wedding venues. Northern California literally has something for everyone, so whether you want a sophisticated soiree in the heart of the city, an outdoor affair nestled in the Marin Headlands, or a laid-back bash at a bucolic ranch, you're sure to find a stunning site to match your style here!


27 of Northern California's Most Romantic Wedding Venues

27 of Northern California's Most Romantic Wedding Venues

With its towering redwood forests, rugged coastline, and renowned wine country, you don’t have to look very hard to find a jaw-dropping romantic venue for your Northern California wedding. From a cliffside inn overlooking the Pacific to a Mediterranean-style villa surrounded by formal gardens, these dreamy locations set a stunning stage and provide all ambiance and gorgeous photo ops you’ll need for an unforgettable celebration.


15 of the Best San Jose / South Bay Wedding Venues

15 of the Best San Jose / South Bay Wedding Venues

From its romantic rolling hillsides of vineyards to its hip and urban downtown, San Jose is bursting with picturesque wedding venues. Exchange vows in front of a gorgeous European-style villa, beneath towering Redwoods, or on a rooftop terrace overlooking the city lights. Whatever your wedding day style may be, we've got the perfect venue that will have you falling in love at first "site".


31 Gorgeous California Winery Wedding Venues—From North to South

31 Gorgeous California Winery Wedding Venues—From North to South

You don't need to travel far in California to find a gorgeous wine country setting for your wedding day. Thanks to its agreeable climate, distinct seasons, and sprawling landscapes, the Golden State is ideal for growing juicy grapes—and playing host to dreamy nuptials. From the misty hillsides of Napa Valley to the sun-kissed fields of Temecula and everywhere in between, we've got a picture-perfect winery wedding venue for you.


23 Extraordinary Venues For Your Bay Area Indian Wedding

23 Extraordinary Venues For Your Bay Area Indian Wedding

On the hunt for an extraordinary location for your Indian Wedding? You’ll have plenty of options in the Bay Area! This dynamic region is full of gorgeous venues that can host this type of elaborate, large-scale reception with ease—they have the space, flexibility, amenities, and expertise you’ll need to make your celebration go off without a hitch.


23 Epic Outdoor Bay Area Wedding Venues

23 Epic Outdoor Bay Area Wedding Venues

The Bay Area may be a bustling metropolitan region, but it's also home to some epic outdoor wedding venues. These romantic places can be found in a variety of settings—on a bluff overlooking the ocean, surrounded by lush vineyards, and even nestled in a forest beneath towering redwoods. And thanks to California's agreeable climate, you can host an unforgettable al fresco celebration pretty much all year-round.


10 Fabulous Venues For Your South Bay Indian Wedding

10 Fabulous Venues For Your South Bay Indian Wedding

Searching for that perfect venue to host your South Bay Indian Wedding? These stunning celebrations requires a special location—one that not only provides a beautiful backdrop, but can also accommodate a large-scale reception with ease. Here's our list of places that make the cut when it comes to event spaces, flexibility, and amenities for a grand affair.


Favorite 12 Northern California Wedding Venues | OG edition

Favorite 12 Northern California Wedding Venues | OG edition

In 1989 the following 14 Northern California venues said "I do" to Here Comes The Guide when it was a brand new wedding resource. They’re our true OGs, our original BFFs. They’ve been with us since day one, and we're proud to have featured them through good times, bad times, fleeting trends, and market changes. They know a thing or two about commitment, and we just want to say "Thanks!”.


26 All-Inclusive Bay Area Wedding Venues

26 All-Inclusive Bay Area Wedding Venues

Reduce the stress of planning your Bay Area wedding by hosting it at one of these all-inclusive venues. Many of them have stunning views (think vineyard, cityscape, and the ocean), PLUS they all offer full-service packages so you can hit the easy button when it comes to preparing for your big day.


Have A Wine Country Wedding Without A Napa Price Tag: 5 Affordable South Bay Winery Wedding Venues

Have A Wine Country Wedding Without A Napa Price Tag: 5 Affordable South Bay Winery Wedding Venues

Want a wine country wedding that's affordable? Check out the South Bay! You'll find some wonderful winery wedding venues at refreshingly reasonable prices.


11 All-Inclusive Wedding Venues in San Jose/South Bay That Make Planning Easy!

11 All-Inclusive Wedding Venues in San Jose/South Bay That Make Planning Easy!

DIY can be fun…but how much of it do you actually want to do? If your answer is "not that much", you should definitely consider a place that takes care of most of the details for you. All of these San Jose/Silicon Valley wedding venues are pros at doing the heavy lifting, making planning your celebration a stress-free experience.


Is Anything Budget-Friendly Around San Jose? YES! 15 Affordable Wedding Venues in Silicon Valley

Is Anything Budget-Friendly Around San Jose? YES! 15 Affordable Wedding Venues in Silicon Valley

Affordable Wedding Venues in Silicon Valley really do exist! And you'll have plenty of options to consider. Whether you're looking for a Bay Area garden paradise, a charming Arts and Crafts-style landmark, a winery, or an indoor/outdoor country club venue, none of these places in and around San Jose will break the bank.


27 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Northern California

27 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Northern California

If you want nature, in the form of glorious trees, to play a role in your wedding, these venues could be just what you're looking for. From a cathedral in the forest created by a grove of redwoods to a canopy of spreading oaks aglow with bistro lights at night, they'll all add a woodsy beauty to your celebration.


BIG DREAMS, small budget: 23 Affordable Bay Area Wedding Venues

BIG DREAMS, small budget: 23 Affordable Bay Area Wedding Venues

Hoping to find an affordable Bay Area wedding venue? Don't despair! From historic mansions to enchanting redwood groves and everything in between, here's a selection of places that won't break the bank.


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