Weddings in Orange County offer something for everyone. Choose from picture-perfect estates that range from lush gardens, luxury resorts, to coastal dreams. Orange County is one of the most sought-after wedding destinations because of its natural beauty, sunny weather, and amazing views. Keep reading for more details on weddings in Orange County!


Orange County is one of California’s most beloved areas – a famous vacation spot and a favorite weekend destination for locals as well. Orange County is also home to some of our favorite Southern California wedding locations. From the coastal charm to the eclectic venues, here are the best wedding venues Orange County has to offer!

If you envisioned your wedding day to feature the Pacific Ocean as a backdrop, a wedding in Orange County may be just the place for you! Say I do with blue skies, sounds of the waves crashing, and the ocean breeze in the background. Monarch Beach Resort in Dana Point, Pelican Hill in Newport Beach, or Ritz Carlton Laguna Niguel are a few options for you to consider.

If you craved a winery wedding but want to remain in Southern California, you’re in luck because Orange County has a handful of vineyards for you to choose from. Say I do surrounded by rolling hills, rustic charm, and enjoy the best wine Orange County has to offer! A few that caught our eye are Giracci Vineyards and Farms, and Hamilton Oaks Vineyard. 

There’s no denying the benefits of a hotel ballroom wedding. A hotel wedding offers a home base for guests to spend the weekend, dedicated space for you and your wedding party to get ready, and as we all aren’t in love with the heat, recluse from the elements. Other benefits include a hotel staff and catering team that are professional and experienced to make your day as stress-free as possible. 

Wedding Vendors

With so many gorgeous and natural backdrops in Orange County, it’s important to select a photographer that will capture the style you’re looking for. From ethereal and editorial to moody pictures, Southern California offers a large selection of renowned photographers that will create memories to last forever.

It’s the day to have every detail beautifully planned and coordinated. It’s important to select a planner that understands your vision. There are specific wedding planners that specialize in certain styles and Orange County offers a number of amazing professionals that will be with you from beginning to end. 

Importance of Videography

Regardless of what you envisioned for your big day, we guarantee you will find it in Orange County. Of course, you will want to ensure your wedding day is captured on film, and Elysium Productions would love to be the videography team for you. Check out a few of our Southern California wedding videos HERE

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