Wedding FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How many guests can your facility accommodate?
A: Currently, the Lakeview Garden and reception facility can accommodate up to 350 guests for a wedding. For other events, staff can configure the property for more than 375 guests.

Q: Should I call and make an appointment for a tour?
A: Yes, please call the group sales office at (559) 787-2551 to schedule an appointment.

Q: Is there parking on your property?
A: Yes, there is a large paved parking lot with sidewalks leading directly to the wedding site.

Q: Are your facilities handicapped accessible?
A: The property is 75 acres. Handicapped parking and handicapped-accessible restrooms are available. A handicapped-accessible sidewalk leading to the wedding site is also available.

Q: Can I reserve the Wedding Garden for a ceremony only?
A: No. In the Wedding Garden, reservations are accepted for ceremony and reception packages, or reception only.

Q: Can we hold our rehearsal dinner at Wonder Valley?
A: Yes, Wonder Valley can arrange a dinner for you following your rehearsal.

Q: Do we need to sign a contract for the wedding package?
A: Yes, you will be required to sign a contract and provide a deposit on your wedding package. The contract can be emailed, faxed, or sent by USPS, or you can sign it in person at Wonder Valley.

Q: What is your policy on deposit refunds if I need to cancel or change my date?
A: Fifty percent (50%) of the required deposit is non-refundable. Six months prior to the wedding date, the entire deposit is non-refundable.

Q: Can I bring in a caterer of my choice?
A: All of the food is prepared and served by Wonder Valley chef and staff. Inquire within wedding services regarding outside catering.

Q: Can alcohol be served?
A: Wonder Valley has a full license for wine, beer, and liquor. Please review the alcohol policy in the wedding policy portion of this website for further information.

Q: If it rains on my date, will the wedding be held indoors?
A: Yes.

Q: How do we make arrangements for lodging at Wonder Valley Ranch Resort?
A: Please call the group sales office. They will be pleased to discuss wedding reservation policies, including rates and availability.

Q: Will we be able to use your recreation facilities?
A: Overnight guests are allowed complimentary use of the recreation facilities, with the exception of the facilitated activities, such as the ropes challenge course, paintball and the equestrian center. However, the staff would be pleased to arrange horseback riding or a hayride for you for an additional fee.