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River Garden Weddings in Vista

Your event or wedding deserves to be held in a unique venue that will leave you awed. Seated on over 30,000 square feet of event space,  River Garden provides a beautiful blank canvas outdoor/indoor setting that you can transform into your desired space design. 
This venue provides a gated indoor and outdoor space that has covered patios, mature trees, a lush garden, waterfalls and a large gathering space for all of your friends and family. The venue provides an intimate space with natural features which are inspired by physical landmarks from all over the world. 

Check out my list of Wedding Venues in San Diego to get inspired by more locations to have your wedding reception or ceremony.

The River Garden provides two spaces to choose from. These spaces are the Conservatory; a covered garden atrium with a beautiful waterproof glass ceiling and the Pavilion Lawn Venue which is seated on over 7,000 square feet of premium turf. 

Ceremony & Reception Locations

The River Garden has a variety of features and highlights that separates it from the herd. These features are:

Venue Highlights

The River Garden allows customers to bring in their preferred vendors to furnish the venues. In case you do not have a vendor to help you out, they will provide a professionally hand-picked vendors’ list to choose from.

The River Garden venue can easily accommodate 300 guests. Additionally, they have space for photo buses, bars, aerialist displays and any other art you may prefer. They also have two spaces; the Pavilion Lawn Venue and the Conservatory. 

Renting the venue for 12 hours gives you ample time to enjoy and use the venue. Besides, the 12-hour window allows your vendor team to set up your décor and clean up later after the event. 

The River Garden provides you with the freedom to create your preferred venue design. The freedom stretches to having your own vendors, food, beverages and the general décor. Further, they can help you choose a suitable event vendor or planner on request.

Bring Your Own Vendors

Host up to 300 guests

12 hour rental

Flexibility in planning

The River Garden offers competitive prices and payment plans for a day on their venue. The venue prices and costs are categorized into peak and non-peak pricing. 

During peak months, the River Garden costs $6,500 if you want to have your event on any day from Monday to Thursday.
A Friday event will cost $8,000 while a Saturday one will cost $8,500.
On Sundays, access is given from 12:00 PM at a cost of $7,500.

Non-Peak Pricing (December-February)
It will cost you $5,500 if you want to have your event on any day from Monday to Thursday. A Friday event will cost $6,000 while a Saturday one will cost $6,500. On Sundays, access is given from 12:00 PM at a cost of $5,500.Paragraph

Peak Pricing (March-November)

Non-Peak Pricing (December-February)

Amenities at the River Garden


The venue offers plenty of parking for over 200 cars. Furthermore, they provide flexible décor pickup and drop off times and dedicated vendor access. This ensures you have the perfect day for your big day.

Wedding Investment

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