Santa Barbara – Santa Ynez – California Central Coast

Some of the best Santa Barbara wedding venues include the Four Seasons Biltmore, the Bacara Resort and Spa, the Montecito Country Club, Fess Parker’s Double Tree Resort, Santa Barbara’s Historic Presidio and the El Presidio Chapel, the Old Santa Barbara Mission, the Santa Barbara Courthouse and Sunken Gardens, the Arlington and Granada Theaters, Santa Barbara Polo and Racquet Club, Santa Barbara’s Maritime Museum, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, and the Botanical Gardens to name just a few. There are also many beautiful Churches to get married in, including the Trinity Episcopal Church, the First United Methodist Church, and Our Lady Of Sorrows Church, and many great Beaches and public Parks ideal for wedding celebrations.

The Santa Ynez Valley is home to vineyard venues including Gainey Vineyard, Sunstone Winery and Vineyard, and Firestone Vineyard among many others. There is also beautiful Zaca Lake and the Missions Santa Ines and La Purisima.

In nearby Ojai there is the Ojai Valley Inn and Spa, and similarly, up the coast, the Sycamore Springs Resort and Spa with Avila Beach only a couple minutes drive.

Mammoth Lakes – June Lake – Yosemite – Eastern Sierra

The Eastern Sierra and Owens Valley, Mammoth Lakes, June Lake, Bishop, Yosemite, and the White Mountains all offer great sites for weddings with the scenery of the Sierra Nevada.