Meadow Vista Gardens




Meadow Vista Gardens is in the historic foothills of the Gold Country (centrally located, 45 mins. from: Downtown Sacramento/Folsom/Placerville/Elk Grove/Nevada City). Originally built in 1948, it was the first church of Meadow Vista, the “Jewel of the Gold Country.” Easily accessible from I-80 - centrally situated in town.
>"D.I.Y." , Absolutely! Flexible is our middle name.
Truly a Unique & Different, One-of-a Kind property, with numerous amenities outdoors and indoors.
>Two fabulous Courtyards (the Oaks & the Pines) with full view stages and waterfalls will accentuate your event.
>Enjoy refreshments with an outdoor “Cantina” and an indoor craftsman “Rustic Bar” (all handmade). Buffets are centrally positioned in the Patio/BBQ area.
>Upstairs is the Vista Ballroom, with its shining hardwood floors, café lights, and plush window décor capturing the elegance and coziness.
Meticulous and incredible landscaping! Everything outside is focused on utilizing the natural environment, highlighted by the elevated moss rock stages and retaining walls. Soothing waterfalls, terraced gardens, immaculate lawns are surrounded by tall grand Oaks and majestic Pines. The varied levels of the grounds is easily accessible throughout by meandering along the silver quartzite pathways.
The Ballroom & Bridal Suite/salon add to the magical environment.
>The spacious Bridal Suite is downstairs, comfortably suited with styling & make-up chairs, lounge couches, and full-length mirrors all-around. "It's comfortable."
The party continues inside and/or outside. Guests don't leave because it's so comfortable and fun to hang-out all night!
"Absolutely Awesome" doesn't begin to describe the 360 degrees of photo opportunities. Not many things are guaranteed in life, but, we can say that you will still be smiling at that Awesome Album 20 years from now! The gorgeous scenery provides natural backdrops everywhere. Anywhere you stand or sit, a picturesque click, "a Kodak moment".

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant, Event Center, Park/Garden, Ballrooms, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 195 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 275 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 165 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Music must end by 10:00 PM Outdoors, by 11:00PM Indoors.----additional hours may be extended with purchase ($450/hr.)

Rental Fees

The rental fees range from $2,000 (M-Th.), $3,000 (Fr/Su), to $4,000 (Sat.) for Outdoors &/or Indoors.
To reserve your date:
*1/2 the site fee chosen is required as deposit to reserve one's date, Non-Refundable.
**Installments thereafter may be paid for the remainder of the Package.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Meadow Vista Gardens is estimated at between $9,137 and $14,037 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List, Provided



Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Kitchen for prep only
Valet/shuttle service provided

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Music must end by 11:00PM
No rice, birdseed, glitter, confetti
Valet parking can be provided

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Nov 10, 2016)

  • Partially Reserved
  • Reserved
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