13 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.


Blanco Urban Venue

San Jose, CA

Fab Features: chic rooftop courtyard with cool whitewashed brick walls and bistro lighting • outfitted with ample original details from the building's 150-year history alongside plenty of of-the-moment accents • awesome in-house bar packages

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

Villa Ragusa

Campbell, California

Fab Features: European-style décor provides an Old World ambiance • the light-filled main reception room is enlivened by pilasters, molding and wooden wainscoting • French doors open to a wraparound covered deck

Catering: In-house, BYO
Price: $ • $$

Guildhouse

San Jose, CA

Fab Features: expansive, rustic-industrial space with soaring ceilings, massive timber beams, and exposed brick • delectable in-house craft cocktails served from the gleaming built-in bar • flexible, modular floorplan options can fit events that range from intimate micro-weddings to grand shindigs

Catering: BYO
Price: $$ • $$$

Silver Creek Valley Country Club

San Jose, California

Fab Features: create the “storybook wedding” of your dreams at this upscale and picturesque venue • tie the knot at the beautiful lakeside ceremony site featuring a three-story waterfall cascade • celebrate with your loved ones in the amazing ballroom with floor to ceiling windows that offer panoramic views

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

The Tech Interactive

San Jose, California

Fab Features: ultra-modern building in downtown San Jose highlighted by a three-level atrium with a 45-foot cylindrical tower houses • 100+ high-tech interactive exhibits are available for your guests to explore • intimate dinners on the bistro-lit rooftop and walking receptions in the cool, contemporary galleries

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $$ • $$$

Lucie Stern Community Center

Palo Alto, California

Fab Features: a quintessential example of Spanish-Mediterranian architecture with white-stucco archways, red-tile roof, and a vibrant courtyard • say ‘I do’ overlooking the beautiful, mission-style promenade • celebrate in the brick courtyard with its lush, surrounding greenery

Catering: BYO
Price: $

Casa Bella

Sunol, CA

Fab Features: ceremonies on a brick courtyard beneath a grand pergola • vintage steam train station • panoramic views of rolling hills

Catering: In-house, Preferred list
Price: $ • $$

Toll House Hotel

Los Gatos, CA

Fab Features: quaint hotel with mansard-roofed clock tower • open-air courtyard with fountain • outdoor deck perfect for small celebrations

Catering: In-house
Price: $ • $$

The GlassHouse

San Jose, CA

Fab Features: chic, contemporary event venue in the heart of San Jose • indoor/outdoor flexibility with an airy al fresco patio • 12,000 square feet of event space, including glass-walled ceremony spaces and sprawling, high-ceilinged ballrooms

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

Juniper Cupertino

Cupertino, California

Fab Features: chic boutique hotel in the heart of Silicon Valley • a picturesque plaza graced with an enormous circular sundial and richly decorated and opulent lobbies and ballrooms • plush overnight accommodations

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

San Jose Armory

San Jose, CA

Fab Features: a historic gem at San Jose’s civic heart • celebrate amongst breathtaking Spanish Revival architecture, beautiful weather on the patio and expansive interiors • dance the night away in the striking main room featuring soaring ceilings with massive, exposed metal trusses and multi-paned windows

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

Mexican Heritage Plaza

San Jose, California

Fab Features: artfully designed culture and education center with a distinctive adobe-hued tower and modern buildings • dynamic photo ops among the vibrant murals, architectural flourishes, tranquil gardens, and water features • the dazzling Pavilion has a dramatic, stepped pyramid-style ceiling and wall-to-wall glass doors that can fold away leaving only the corner pillars, creating an indoor-outdoor feel

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


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