Bride and Groom: Mark and Jane
More about the Bridal Couple: This bi-coastal couple and their family and friends flew in from New York and all around the globe to celebrate Mark and Jane’s special day in San Luis Obispo. The actual ceremony was held at their home overlooking the golden hills of San Luis Obispo. After the ceremony, Mark and Jane chose to have their wedding reception at the gorgeous Edna Valley Vineyard.
Reception Venue in San Luis Obispo: Edna Valley Vineyard
Wine Enthusiast Magazine has called Edna Valley Vineyard “one of the best places in wine country to be married.” We happen to believe that it is also one of the best places in San Luis Obispo County to hold your reception also! Edna Valley Vineyard is located just south of San Luis Obispo and only five miles from Pismo Beach, in the beautiful Edna Valley wine region. The winery is nestled in the middle of more than one thousand acres of vineyards. The ten thousand square foot Hospitality Center at Edna Valley Vineyard includes a Banquet Room, Cask Room, Conference Room, Bride’s Room and Garden Patio, each providing a unique setting for any special occasion.
The special events team at Edna Valley Vineyard has built a reputation over the years for excellence, quality and outstanding service. They ensure that guests are able to relax in a refined ambiance while enjoying the beautiful views of the surrounding vineyard and volcanic peaks.
- Garden Patio: Can accommodate up to 250 guests.
- Conference Room and Cask Room: Can each accommodate up to 18 guests.
- Banquet Room: can accommodate 87 guests for a sit down meal or 50 guests classroom style.
- Combination of the Banquet Room and Patio: can accommodate 135 guests for a sit down dinner. Contact their Events Specialist for dinners over 140 guests.
- Combination of the Banquet Room, Patio and Tasting Room can accommodate up to 250 people for a standing reception.
After the beautiful ceremony, the reception moved down to the beautiful Edna Valley Vineyard where Event Specialist, Tina Hoppe did what she does best: create a flawless, magical event that will be remembered for many years to come. The expertise that Tina Hoppe brings to the team is truly top-notch.
Following the popular motto, “It’s all about the food”, Mama’s Meatball did not disappoint. Mama’s Meatball went to great lengths to ensure that Mark’s requests and Jane’s dreams became a reality. The food was delicious and the display was worthy of an award with five different tables of food ranging from appetizers to dessert. The catering by Mama’s Meatball was over the top, FAB-U-LOUS. Del from Entertainment Now DJ Service kept the wedding events flowing smoothly and kept everyone on the dance floor well into the night.
Central Coast Wedding Professionals Dream Team: The expertise that goes hand in hand with CCWP Members at the helm is sure to produce a perfect wedding day. The CCWP Dream Team for this wedding was:
- Catering: Mama’s Meatball
- Venue: Edna Valley Vineyard
- Hair and Make-Up for bride and bridal party: Debra Angell
- Photographer: Photography by Jimmy de Photography
- DJ Services: Entertainment Now DJ Service
- Cake: The Cakery
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