Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate Winery, a Milestone property




Just minutes from Glen Ellen, Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate Winery is located in the heart of the breathtaking Sonoma Valley. This historic, yet modern winery, boasts a stone cellar, open vistas, sunny patios, and a backdrop of old vines offering versatile options for both inside and outside events. Olive trees and picnic tables are scattered throughout The Grove. Welcome your guests overlooking the beautiful Sonoma Valley in this unique and romantic setting. The back patio, enveloped by the surrounding mountains, is an ideal location for welcoming your guests as they take their seats for dinner. Beautifully versatile, this space would be the perfect location for passed hors d’oeuvres and wine following the ceremony, or as an alternative ceremony seating option. The newly completed tasting room incorporates modern reclaimed materials with the stone walls of the historic winery cellar in a bright and spacious area that is an ideal dining space for up to 60 guests. Also a wonderful post-dinner area, the tasting room offers multiple seating vignettes, a long inviting bar, and ample space for dancing! The winery’s crush pad is located just outside of the historic fieldstone and wood Barrel Room. A large heritage oak tree frames the building, suggesting the perfect romantic backdrop for dinner under the stars. Lastly, the interior of the Barrel Room is a dramatic indoor option for your guests for dining. Seasonally available, this area can accommodate up to 150 guests.

Venue Style

Winery/Vineyard, Historic/Landmark Building, Barn/Farm/Ranch, Vintage/Rustic, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $7,000 to $9,000 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is included with the reception rental or $2,000 for a ceremony only wedding. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $1,000/hr. A refundable security deposit of $750 is required. The couple can bring in whichever caterer they would like, but if they choose a venue off the preferred list an extra fee will be applied.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Valley of the Moon at Madrone Estate Winery, a Milestone property is estimated at between $19,620 and $26,568 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


BYO, Choose from List



Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Lounge Furniture
Beverage Minimum

Special Restrictions

Beer and wine only
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 10:00PM