Los Angeles is known for its beautiful weather nearly year-round, so it’s no surprise that many happy couples choose to book outdoor venues for their wedding festivities. Are you looking into a venue with an exterior space for your event? At Pic Station, we’re the event planning experts that can help! Check out our roundup of the best outdoor wedding venues in Los Angeles for weddings of all sizes.
Many people want to keep their wedding celebration intimate. With small, idyllic gardens and historic buildings, you can find the perfect outdoor wedding venue in Los Angeles Country. Explore these options to find the right fit.
Orcutt Ranch Horticultural Center
Orcutt Ranch contains a residence, community garden, rose garden, and a variety of walking trails all maintained by Los Angeles Recreation and Parks. It’s an affordable space that’s surrounded by over 20 acres of citrus orchards and gardens. You can plan your vows in front of a 700-year-old oak tree or snap photos in front of formal flower beds and wandering garden paths. You also gain access to the historic house, which hosts two separate dressing rooms, kitchen, living room, and food display area. There’s also an outdoor dance floor and playful Greek statues that make the perfect backdrop for your Los Angeles wedding photo booth.
Celebrate your wedding with up to 175 people in this space.
One of the best choices for an outdoor wedding venue in Los Angeles is always a restaurant. Ceremony and food all in the same place make it easier for you and your guests to enjoy the day! Nestled in the heart of Hollywood, Madera Kitchen offers you patio space with a maximum capacity of 150 guests for your outdoor ceremony. Their indoor space is full of exposed beams and high glass ceilings for a relaxed, boho atmosphere. They serve Italian American fusion food with flatbreads, pastas, and exotic seafood on the menu.
Wisteria Weddings Pasadena at the Historic Blinn
The Historic Blinn House in Pasadena is a landmark space that was built in 1906 and formerly housed the Women’s City Club. A rustic and charming venue, there are picturesque exterior spaces and gardens with magical spots where you can have your First Look and take tons of photos. Rolling lawns juxtaposing stained glass windows breathe life into this antique space and bring a touch of elegance and glamour to your wedding reception.
Some weddings are bigger than others, and those who need a bit more space for their guests can review outdoor wedding venues in Los Angeles that can accommodate up to 300 people here.
Big Daddy’s Antiques
A totally unique venue, Big Daddy’s Antiques is a warehouse space that’s known for its offbeat setting and one-of-a-kind antique decor. The space is enhanced with custom furniture, rare antiques, and vintage pieces for an eclectic ambiance that many couples love. Their uncovered outdoor space can host a ceremony, cocktail hour, and sit down dinner for up to 250 guests. You can also take advantage of their indoor space full of charming wooden elements and funky accents.
MountainGate Country Club
If you have your heart set on a country club as your outdoor wedding venue in Los Angeles, MountainGate may be the perfect place for you. With stunning views of the Santa Monica Mountains, you get a jaw-dropping backdrop to every element of your celebration. Add an open-air Los Angeles wedding photo booth to your day and every guest can take home a memento featuring this awesome mountain range.
The onsite catering and hosting team can help you manage up to 300 guests.
Garden Villa Events
Celebrate your special day with up to 250 guests in this private venue that’s chock full of lagoons, mountain views, patios, and even a courtyard. The Garden Villa Events space is decorated with a lot of natural greenery and accented with bronze statues and fountains. The venue offers three inclusive packages that range from just the space rental and event decorations to full-service event management that includes an officiant, hair and makeup, cake cutting, and more.
Planning a massive affair with everyone in your social circle invited? Here are the best outdoor wedding venues in Los Angeles for events that are hosting over 400 guests.
A luxury oceanside resort, Terranea offers you a gorgeous wedding space that overlooks the lapping waves and beaches of Southern California. With the horizon as your alter, you can host your event in over 70,000 square feet of oceanfront views. The venue can accommodate wedding parties of nearly any size and can even provide guest rooms and suites for all the attendees. Book casitas and bungalows complete with kitchens to provide the utmost convenience for your guests.
Storrier Stearns Japanese Garden
Another of our favorite outdoor wedding venues in Los Angeles, the pond filled gardens and Japanese architecture of the Storrier Stearns space provides a minimalist backdrop to your wedding festivities. Dress up the space with sparkling lights and let the plants do the rest of the work creating a romantic setting for your wedding. Enjoy 2 acres of property that’s entirely yours for the night.
Santa Anita Park
With room for up to 1,000 guests, the Santa Anita Park outdoor wedding venue in Los Angeles is infamous for its horse racing events. While the racetrack may not be where you want to have your ceremony, the Paddock Gardens and Kingsbury Fountain both provide a dramatic location for your celebration. The exterior spaces showcase the San Gabriel Mountains in the distance and the historic venue offers you the sophistication you crave for a lavish affair.