Find Wedding Ideas: Orange County Wedding Venues You'll Love

Orange County 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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14 of Orange County's Best Wedding Venues

14 of Orange County's Best Wedding Venues

On the hunt for the perfect Orange County wedding venue? With its quaint beachside towns, lush canyons, and charming historic districts, it's easy to find a gorgeous location to make your big day dreams come true. From a luxurious Cape Cod-inspired resort overlooking the Pacific to a hacienda-style estate surrounded by orange groves, to a stunning replica of the grand White House East Room... check out the best properties this vibrant area has to offer!


27 Stylish California Venues For Your Micro Wedding

27 Stylish California Venues For Your Micro Wedding

Planning a micro wedding in California? Whether that's always been your day-of dream or if it's the new Plan B, these small celebrations can pack a big punch when it comes to style and the guest experience offered. So if you’re looking to scale down that invite list to just your nearest and dearest, check out these beautiful venues that offer custom-curated packages that will save you time, money, and stress when it comes to planning your intimate event.


20 Charming Southern California Wedding Venues With A Backyard Vibe

20 Charming Southern California Wedding Venues With A Backyard Vibe

Dreaming of a backyard-style shindig but don't want to tie the knot at home? We've picked some of our favorite Southern California wedding venues that give us all the feels when it comes to their laid-back vibe and cozy charm. From gorgeous gardens to romantic ranches, these spaces serve as the perfect home away from home for your special day.


19 Vibrant Venues For Your Indian Wedding In Southern California

19 Vibrant Venues For Your Indian Wedding In Southern California

On the hunt for the perfect venue to host your Indian wedding? These beautiful celebrations are not only full of vibrant colors and exotic flavors, they're steeped in rich traditions. And while not every space has what it takes to host this type of elaborate, large-scale reception with ease, you'll find plenty of available options in Southern California. Here’s a list of places that can serve as a great backdrop for your event.


Planning a small wedding? 8 Orange County venues that are perfect for an intimate gathering.

Planning a small wedding? 8 Orange County venues that are perfect for an intimate gathering.

Think a small wedding can't be just as much fun as a large one? Think again! Small weddings can be a blast, and whether you want to celebrate at a chic hotel, in a private garden, next to the ocean—or even on it, Orange County offers an interesting mix of wedding venues for your intimate event.


Groom's Choice: 6 Orange County Wedding Venues He'll Actually Love!

Groom's Choice: 6 Orange County Wedding Venues He'll Actually Love!

By now you probably know what floats your fiancé's boat, so why not use that knowledge to simplify choosing the right wedding venue. All you have to do is suggest few places that reflect what he loves!


Seaside Oasis: 2 Distinctive Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Seaside Oasis: 2 Distinctive Newport Beach Wedding Venues

Newport Beach is a charming coastal paradise where surfers, yachtsmen, tourists, and locals all seem to co-exist in harmony. Besides miles of sandy shoreline and fabulous sunsets, this seaside oasis offers a low-key, welcoming vibe and an interesting mix of wedding venues. Check out our list and you'll have to agree: Life's just better at the Beach!


Sun, Sand, and Scenic Beauty: 4 Captivating Laguna Beach Wedding Venues

Sun, Sand, and Scenic Beauty: 4 Captivating Laguna Beach Wedding Venues

Perfectly situated between miles of sandy shoreline and picturesque hills, Laguna Beach offers plenty of scenic beauty. Pay a visit to this quaint town, and you'll also discover an interesting mix of wedding venues! Among its historic inns, waterfront hotels, restaurants, and exciting galleries, you're sure to find the right spot for your celebration—and you and your guests will enjoy staying a while to explore the area.


We've Got You Covered: 16 All-Inclusive Orange County Wedding Venues

We've Got You Covered: 16 All-Inclusive Orange County Wedding Venues

If you're short on time, short on funds, or you just want to be able to relax and enjoy your own event, then consider a wedding venue that offers all-inclusive packages. The following places do their best to take the stress out of planning your big day.


Coastal Romance: 9 Orange County Waterfront Wedding Venues With Amazing Ocean Views

Coastal Romance: 9 Orange County Waterfront Wedding Venues With Amazing Ocean Views

Ahhhh…the Orange County coastline… Its beaches, cliffs, and ocean vistas are guaranteed to add more than a little romance to your big day. Here are some of OC's most captivating waterfront wedding venues where the setting—and view—are custom-made for an incredible event!


The OC is Affordable!: 17 Budget-Friendly Orange County Wedding Venues

The OC is Affordable!: 17 Budget-Friendly Orange County Wedding Venues

Orange County may have recently acquired a reputation for being high-end (thanks a lot, reality TV!), but don't fret—the region still has plenty of affordable wedding venues. Check out this list for proof that your budget and a beautiful wedding can harmoniously co-exist in The OC.


4 Idyllic Huntington Beach Wedding Venues

4 Idyllic Huntington Beach Wedding Venues

Ten miles of uninterrupted coastline, beautiful sandy beaches, an iconic pier, and epic surf breaks are only part of the draw of Huntington Beach. Add in golf clubs, waterfront hotels, and an easy, laid-back vibe and you've got a winning place for a SoCal wedding getaway.


Celebrating Al Fresco in Orange County: 15 Cool Places for an Outdoor Wedding

Celebrating Al Fresco in Orange County: 15 Cool Places for an Outdoor Wedding

Blessed with fabulous weather, proximity to the coast, cool ocean breezes, and an abundance of large estates with gorgeous grounds, Orange County is a natural for outdoor weddings. So whether you want to celebrate right on the beach, up in the hills, or even in the middle of the water, here are some great venues to check out.


22 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Southern California

22 Woodsy Wedding Venues in Southern California

Whether it's a single spreading oak, a dappled forest, or a majestic grove of redwoods, trees impart an irresistible beauty to a wedding. All of the Southern California venues we've highlighted below showcase Mother Nature's arborial handiwork, and any one of them might have just the outdoor setting you're looking for.


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