The Top 10 Outdoor San Diego Wedding Venues
Soak up the California sunshine at one of our favorite outdoor San Diego wedding venues.
San Diego Zoo & San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Out of all the beautiful outdoor San Diego wedding venues, San Diego Zoo & San Diego Zoo Safari Park offers more than just lush gardens. Surrounded by exotic animals, this hot spot brings a wild twist to any ceremony.
Heritage County Park
After exchanging vows in the Victorian gardens, play some lawn games at a reception overlooking Old Town San Diego at this venue. If you’re planning a more traditional wedding in the summer, look no further than Heritage County Park for an elegant backyard style event.
Island Palms Hotel & Marina
Dreaming of walk down the aisle on a Hawaiian isle? Island Palms Hotel & Marina delivers exactly that right on Shelter Island plus ocean views from its private yacht marina. All of that makes for an unforgettable beachside ceremony or reception.
The Waterfront Park
No backdrop beats the fountains and urban skyline at The Waterfront Park, where you’re guaranteed some pretty spectacular views right along the waterfront. Bright botanical blooms adorn the venue in the daylight and when the evening hits, the city lights illuminate the scene for all your post-wedding festivities.
Bahia Resort Hotel
Set on the shores of Mission Bay, let the ocean set the backdrop to an intimate wedding ceremony at Bahia Resort Hotel. After your nuptials, enjoy San Diego’s natural beauty just a little more with a cruise around the bay.
The Thursday Club
Don’t be afraid to take your garden ceremony to a whole new level at The Thursday Club. Built in 1927, this wedding venue flaunts gorgeous Spanish inspired architecture, greenery and sweet florals with seaside views.
The Garty Pavilion at San Diego Rowing Club
Located along Mission Bay, The Garty Pavilion at San Diego Rowing Club offers a private wedding space with both rustic and nautical charm. As a bonus? You can see spectacular fireworks from across the bay to end your romantic celebration.
The Prado at Balboa Park
No San Diego wedding venue offers as much grace and elegance as The Prado at Balboa Park. From the terraces of the Casa del Rey Moro Gardens to the Fountain Courtyard pictured here, the magical demeanor of this wedding venue speaks for itself.
USS Midway Museum
There’s really no better place to let love soar than a hangar bay or a flight deck. Luckily, the USS Midway Museum offers both for an incredible experience no other California wedding venue can match. It’s an ideal space for a nautical wedding reception complete with some amazing catering options and 360-degree views of the skyline.
Ethereal Open Air Resort
A little ways off the beaten path, this hidden gem offers a rustic charm that sets it apart from other San Diego wedding venues. If you’re dreaming of a farm wedding reception or an intimate glamping elopement, Ethereal Open Air Resort offers it all. Interested in more options? Take a look at these San Diego wedding venues!