Welcome To The Sierra Wedding Guide

Featuring Northern California's Top Destination Wedding Location


Just a short drive from the Bay Area, The Sierra Foothills has quickly become the preferred wedding destination for savvy, successful couples  who appreciate the natural beauty of Northern California.  From lush rolling vineyards, to snow-capped towering pines, The Sierra Foothills is the perfect place to plan your destination wedding…. where passports are optional!


Sierra Foothills …. The New Napa

Over 50 Unique Venues

From rolling vineyards, to quaint pillared chapels; rustic barns to lakeside meadows…The Sierra Foothills has something for everyone.

So close, yet a world away!

Only 2 hours from the Bay Area, and 1 hour from Reno & Sacramento airports, The perfect place for your destination wedding…. Where passports are optional.

Award Winning Vendors

Award winning vendors with small town charm! Northern California’s Top Wedding Professionals are ready to make your wedding day perfect!

4 Beautiful Seasons

Summer, Winter, Spring, or Fall; plan your perfect wedding any time of year

So close, yet a world away….

Sierra Foothills | California’s Destination Wedding Location From the beautiful rushing rivers to the majestic mountains and rolling vineyards, Nevada County is the perfect place to plan your Northern California Destination wedding.  Only 2 hours from the Bay Area, the Sierra Foothills are rich in California gold rush history and offers a wide variety of interests for all your guests.  From golfing, hiking, kayaking, skiing, wine tasting, art culture and more this quaint area of the Sierra foothills offers something to delight everyone. Come find out hundreds of savvy couples are now calling Sierra Foothills the “New Napa”.  Our bustling local wedding industry is rich with award winning wedding vendors  to help you plan the ultimate destination wedding, where passports are optional.

Empire Mine State Park

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We’re a select group of vendors dedicated to creating unique, beautiful events for our couples, while providing world class service with hometown charm!







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