Affordable Wine Country Weddings: 12 Napa and Sonoma Venues We Love!

The Napa/Sonoma Wine Country is famous for its wines and gorgeous scenery, but it’s also renowned as a wedding mecca. And although hosting your Big Day here can be pricey, you’ll be happy to know that the region is also home to more affordable venues. Here’s a list of places that are easier on your wallet!



Soda Rock Winery

Courtyard Plaza Reception at Soda Rock Winery

Fab Feature: This show-stoppingly different venue looks like the Hollywood set of a Wild West town, and features a two-story winery building, a large Courtyard Plaza with fountain, and a 100-year-old barn, all surrounded by seasonal gardens and vineyard and hill views.  
Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


deLorimier Winery

Outdoor winery wedding ceremony setup pink white flowers wooden cross back chairs

Fab Feature: Receptions are heavenly on the back lawn, which is bordered by vineyards and looks out over 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: Choose From List
Price: $


Mountain House Estate

Outdoor Ceremony under the Oak at Mountain House Estate

Fab Feature: This historic, gated estate spreads out over 40 private acres, and is surrounded by rolling hills, native trees and wildlife. There’s even a rustic barn and a picturesque pond with a floating, lighted fountain..
Catering: Bring Your Own, 2 Kitchens Available
Price: $


Eagle Vines Vineyards and Golf Club

Outdoor Ceremony at Eagle Vines Vineyards and Golf Club

Fab Feature: The elevated, draped reception pavilion overlooks the golf course and distant mountains, as well as the adjacent lawn ceremony site with its waterfall and vineyard views.
Catering: Provided in-house
Price: $ • $$


Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate, a Milestone property

Outdoor Ceremony at Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate, a Milestone property

Fab Feature: This historic, yet modern, winery boasts a stone barrel cellar, sunny patios, and a backdrop of old vineyards for both indoor and outdoor events.
Catering: Preferred list
Price: $ • $$


Charles Krug Winery

Formal Landscaping at Charles Krug Winery

Fab Feature: The Great Lawn, framed by heritage oak trees and surrounded by vineyards, is a stunning site for a ceremony or an alfresco dinner under the stars.
Catering: Preferred list or bring your own
Price: $ • $$ • $$$


Kenwood Ranch of Sonoma at Kenwood Farms

Barn Reception at Kenwood Ranch of Sonoma at Kenwood Farms

Fab Feature: Their 100-year-old restored barn-turned-event center sits on gorgeous grounds highlighted by meandering walkways, split-rail fencing, abundant Boston ivy and climbing red roses, plus a garden of dwarf fruit trees lit by bistro lights.
Catering: Choose From List
Price: $ • $$


Sbragia Family Vineyards, a Milestone property

Wedding Reception with vineyard views at Sbragia Family Vineyards

Fab Feature: Their two-story-high deck extends into a “V”, giving couples a dramatic (and photogenic) spot for their ceremony. This huge terrace overlooks the lush Dry Creek Valley and is a particularly beautiful place for sunset weddings from April to October.
Catering: Choose from list
Price: $


The Highlands Estate

Private estate outdoor wedding ceremony in wine country

Fab Feature: The view from The Highlands Estate’s hilltop perch stretches for miles across the Anderson and Alexander Valleys, spanning rolling hills, vineyards, and farms. 
Catering: Bring Your Own
Price: $


Red Barn Ranch

Barn Wedding Bride and Groom First Look in Vineyards

Fab Feature: The property is almost entirely solar powered and the setting is to die for—100 acres of rolling hills with centuries-old oak trees, a babbling creek, turtle pond, gardens, a small vineyard, and its namesake red barn. Plus, you have access to the grounds from Friday through Sunday.
Catering: Bring Your Own
Price: $


Chardonnay Golf Club

Napa weddings bride and groom in vineyards

Fab Feature: Flexibility is a top priority here. The venue’s staff will work with you to create an event that fits your vision and your budget. And then you get to celebrate in a true Wine Country setting with gorgeous views of grapevines and oak-dotted hills.
Catering: Provided
Price: $


The Geyserville Inn and Geyserville Grille, a Milestone Property

Bride and Groom kiss by an antique truck with barn in the wine country

Fab Feature: You get a beautiful outdoor ceremony site, full dinner and reception facilities, and comfortable accommodations for family and friends—all at a very reasonable price.
Catering: Provided
Price: $ • $$


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