Micro Weddings and Elopements

Brides magazine defines a micro wedding as "an intimate affair, typically with no more than 50 guests, that features time-honored traditions but on a smaller scale." More sustainable and cost-effective than traditional weddings, both micro weddings and elopements have been increasingly popular in recent years.

Wedding Ideas

proposal on the sonoma coast

We reached out to a few local photographers to ask which Sonoma County spots are the best locations for wedding or engagement shots. Whether you’d like to use the natural beauty of the Sonoma Coast…

Farm/ Farmers Market

Farmer-florist Lennie Larkin says moving into agriculture as a second career was the answer to many questions in her life. “I’d never loved anything like I love flowers; I’d never been so fascinated,” she says….


Sonoma County is home to an endless array of properties ready to welcome your small romantic elopement or your large, elegant gathering of family friends. Home to incredible experiences, you and your guests will enjoy…


Find your wedding inspiration at one of our Sonoma County venues surrounded by abundant natural beauty or select a venue that offers a blank slate in which to bring your vision to life. Whatever you…


There are so many reasons to choose Sonoma County for your wedding celebration — the ocean, the vineyards, the redwoods, the charming towns — and of course the acclaimed food and wine! From Michelin-starred restaurants to award winning wines, as you plan your wedding weekend make…


Time stands still when you are enjoying a delicious adventure and making memories to last a lifetime. Your wedding weekend is an opportune time to relax and enjoy each joyous moment as you and your guests immerse yourselves in…


It’s a phenomenon that continues to grow: Barn venues are one of the hottest trends for nuptials in Wine Country — including Sonoma County — according to the national wedding activities association website theknot.com. And why not? What’s more…

View the Sonoma County Wedding Guide