Top List of Favorite Wedding Venues in Bakersfield

Feb 11, 2023 | Wedding, Wedding Tips

Choosing a wedding venue is one of the most important decisions you’ll make when planning your big day. It sets the mood and tone for the entire wedding and can make or break your dream wedding ideas. With over 80 wedding venues in Bakersfield CA, narrowing down your options for a Bakersfield wedding venue can be overwhelming. Each of these venues listed are not only beautiful, but from a photographers prospective, are also recommended to create those dreamy shots you want for your wedding photos.

Wedding Venues in Bakersfield CA

Leaning Oak Ranch

Location: 546 Renfro Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93314

Phone: 661-345-5102

Starting at: $8,999 (as of 2/2023)

Capacity: up to 150 guests (price varies)

Outdoor venue

Nicely styled getting ready rooms

The Leaning Oaks Ranch is a fairly new venue on the outskirts of Bakersfield, but once you enter their property, it wont feel like Bakersfield. With elegant and pristine grounds, and an actual grand leaning oak tree in the backyard, this property displays all four-seasons with their impeccable lush landscaped estate on 3-acres with almost unlimited photos opt spots! They also feature a beautiful bridal suite with a mimosa bar for the bride and her bridesmaids to enjoy.

Gardens at Monji

Location: 9401 Shellabarger Rd, Bakersfield, CA 93312

Phone: 661-588-8067

Starting at: $8,500 (as of 2/2023)

Capacity: up to 250 guests (price varies)

Indoor and outdoor venue options

His/Her getting ready suites

Wedding Day Coordinator included

This venue is quite a one-of-a-kind. It is a combo of a live landscaping show room but also a unique wedding venue. They have a designated ceremony site, a patio and an indoor reception area along with both a groom’s lounge and bridal suite for getting ready. They have all year round gardens and landscaping that seems to always be changing for the better, and photos spots in every spot imaginable.

Stockdale Country Club

Stockdale Country Club Wedding Venue at Bakersfield CA

Address: 7001 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93309

Phone: 661-832-0310

Starting at: $250-$3000 site fees (plus $ per plate, food, alcohol, rentals etc.) (as of 2/2023)

Capacity: up to 250 guests inside, 300-500 outside

Indoor and outdoor venue options (price varies)

Membership or Sponsorship

Stockdale Country Club Caters (required)

5 hours reception, additional hour for ceremony

Getting ready room onsite in locker rooms

From the iconic rows of palm trees as you drive in, to the lavish greenery and scenic landscapes and water feature, the Stockdale Country Club is another golden venue to host an unforgettable wedding. They like to consider their venue having charm and excellence the moment you arrive on their property. They also provide super delicious food with their amazing in-house caterer.

The Noriega House

Location: 1325 Baker St, Bakersfield, CA 93305

Phone: 661-633-9016

Starting at: $5300 (as of 2/2023)

Capacity: up to 260 guests (price varies)

Outdoor venue

Wedding Day Coordinator included

8 hours venue rental, additional hour options

The Noriega House is a gorgeous historical estate with beautiful landscaped gardens and property.  Their chic ceremony site is very customizable with a bride’s spin on her wedding. The bridal room is everything a luxurious bridal suite should emulate. They pride themselves with impeccable service, stylish presentations, meticulous and excellent planning.

Bakersfield Country Club

Location: 4200 Country Club Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93306

Phone: 661-871-4000

Starting at: $17,000 (as of 2/2023)

Capacity: up to 300 guests

Indoor and outdoor venue options

Country Club Caters (required)

Getting ready onsite in large waiting room outside locker room

This venue has just about all that a wedding site would need. Bakersfield Country Club provides lush landscaping and greenery, a large terrace that can accommodate a wedding ceremony or even cocktail hour, a beautiful reception ballroom, exceptional staff, and amazing in-house catering. This venue will leave any wedding guest feeling like they are at a luxurious event.

Once you’ve booked your venue, the next step is a photographer! Feel free to reach out below or see what kind of experience you’ll receive here.

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