Many couples choose to tie the knot in the Coloma-Lotus Valley, for a multitude of great reasons. Wedding and reception settings in this photogenic, historic valley can range from simple to sumptuous.
The historic St. John’s Church in Marshall Gold State Historic Park, offers an old-fashioned storybook romance. Or hold your wedding and reception in the historic Gold Trail Grange.
Looking for an outdoor wedding?
Are your wedding dates between May and October? If so, consider a romantic outdoor garden setting. See the list below for locations that vary from lush gardens to spectacular valley views.
For many couples, the beautiful, clear-flowing South Fork of the American River provides a perfect casual backdrop for the recitation of wedding vows. Some young couples have met here while working as river guides, for example, and so the river offers a fitting ambiance.
See the directory for wedding venues most have hosted riverside weddings. Some of the resorts have full commercial kitchen facilities.
Need a caterer for your special day check out some of our fine eating establishments. From casual to eloquent fare they have you covered.
7310 Hwy 49, Lotus, CA 95651
Cafe with locally roasted coffee-espresso drinks. Freshly baked pastries, eggs & more. For lunch try savory pasties or a cheeseburger. We also offer a variety of desserts, cold drinks, beer & unique gifts. Need a caterer? We offer full service,... www.sierrarizing.com 530-642-1308
581 Cold Springs Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
Relax and enjoy this 5 acre estate property with panoramic views of the Coloma Lotus valley with views of the American River. Beautiful landscape with ponds, streams and a waterfall. Arts, antiques, and columns grace interior of inn. Five... bellavistainc.net 530-622-3456
5461 Bassi Rd, Lotus, CA 95651
Friendly and beautifully maintained, natural setting with lodging and camping. Deli, store, 1/2 mile of riverfont. Inside the main building you will find everything you need from soda, beer, s'mores fixings, general camping supplies, tshirts and... www.camplotus.com 530-622-8672
741 Cold Springs Rd, Placerville, CA 95667
DGV is committed to making elegant Rhone-inspired wines. Wine tastings available Friday through Sunday. davidgirardvineyards.com (530) 295-1833
319 Hwy 49, Coloma, CA 95613
Historic building in Marshall Gold Discovery State Park. Full Commercial kitchen, lighted stage and dance floor. Perfect for your wedding or event. Our hall is nestled by the river and historic Marshall Gold Discovery Park. www.goldtrailgrange.com 530-626-1194
6600 Orleans St, Georgetown, CA 95634
Historic 1853 Mansion B&B withing close proximity to rafting. A special and memorable experience for your stay, wedding or special event. americanriverinn.com 530-333-4499
6921 Mt Murphy Rd, Coloma, CA 95613
A Family Camping Adventure! Offering RV and tent sites. Rent one of our RV's, Cabins, Bunkhouse or Tent Cabins. Amentities include, river access, swimming pool, playground, ropes challenge course with zip line and on-site catering services. A... colomaresort.com 530-621-2267
331 CA-49, Coloma, CA 95613
A cozy restaurant located right in the gold discovery park. Open for breakfast & lunch, featuring an organic and locally source menu. Full espresso bar serving Temple coffee! Catering available. Celebrate your special occasion with a Catered... www.argonautcafe.com 530-957-7918
Looking for that one-of-a-kind place to celebrate the big day that you have always dreamed about? EarthTrek Expeditions facility on the banks of the South Fork American River is the perfect locale for that special day. With two outdoor kitchens,... 800-229-8735 ext 2