The Foothills Event Center




Planning a 2017 Wedding? We still have a few dates for Summer and even a few in the ever popular Fall available! Give us a call to see if we have your date! Special pricing packages are available for these dates as well, $200 off your rental package as well as a complimentary upgraded lighting package worth $500. The Foothills Event Center has all the upscale modern amenities for your wedding celebration. Striving to celebrate the historic charm of Nevada County, this venue is an ideal place for your ceremony and reception. It has a variety of rental packages and options that will suit your needs. The Foothills sits on a large, gold country hill and features an elegant indoor ballroom and a spacious outdoor patio with wrought iron tables and chairs. The elegant d├ęcor, gorgeous table top designs, padded mahogany Chiavari chairs, richly colored LED accent lighting, and fine music will make your wedding a special memory to last a lifetime. Their helpful event team will assist in planning an unforgettable experience every step of the way, taking care of all of the fine details so you can relax and enjoy your celebration. Offering more amenities than any other Nevada County event venue, The Foothills Event Center is ready to host the celebration to your new beginning.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 290 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 290 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

Ceremony and reception rental fee is $2,900 which includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time, as well as a 2 hour rehearsal the week prior. Please inquire with the venue for weekday weddings as they are booked on an hourly rate. Ask about our done for you packages!

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Foothills Event Center is estimated at between $9,148 and $16,398 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Chiavari chairs
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Music must end by midnight