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
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.
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.
Address: 7001 Stockdale Hwy, Bakersfield, CA 93309
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 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.
Location: 4200 Country Club Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93306
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.