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6 Reasons Why You Need to Plan Your Wedding at Shasta Lake

6 Reasons Why You Need to Plan Your Wedding at Shasta Lake
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Waterfront views, ample space, and natural beauty around every corner – these are just a few of the reasons why folks come to Shasta Lake for a family getaway, a wedding, or just a rejuvenating escape from the daily grind.

But did you know that Shasta Lake is also a picture-perfect destination for a wedding or large-scale celebration?

Beautifully private but brimming with amenities, Shasta Lake can provide that perfect combination of elegance with a touch of rustic that will make a wedding truly unforgettable and one-of-a-kind.

So if you’re looking for a convenient yet naturally enticing destination to host your nuptials, take a closer look at how Shasta Lake shines when it comes to weddings that are truly breathtaking.

1. A Great Fit for All Sizes

From 2 to 200, Shasta Lake can accommodate weddings of all sizes, and of all varieties. Our CookHouse Restaurant and Blue Oak Room can accommodate up to 150 people for elegant banquets.

Our Vista outdoor area generously accommodates more than 200 people for large ceremonies and more casual reception affairs.

2. Indoor and Outdoor Locales

Whether you want to get married in an interior and charming venue, or with the backdrop of Shasta Lake setting the scene, we have you covered in this gorgeous corner of California.

Bridge Bay at Shasta Lake offers multiple options when it comes to indoor or outdoor weddings and receptions, (such as our stunning Vista garden), so you have your pick of appropriate sites for your party.

3. Effortless Accommodations

Your wedding party and guests can easily stay in our 40-room lodge which offers gracious rooms and suites in a fun vacation setting.

Some of these accommodation options feature kitchens, patios, and barbecues, and you can even enjoy small get-togethers before and after the big event at the central lodge, or at our on-site CookHouse restaurant.

Prefer a little peace and quiet to prepare for the big day? The CookHouse can also deliver delicious fare right to your room.

4. Tons of Fun Before and After the Big Day

The wedding is the main event but, there activities available in the days leading up to and following the special day.

Take the bridal party on a cruise around Lake Shasta. Or let the groomsmen run a little wild on wave runners through the wide-open waters.

After the wedding, unwind with a champagne brunch on the edge of the Lake, or plan a honeymoon that is beautifully secluded and close to home.

There are many ways to have fun at Shasta Lake! So, your destination wedding will feel like a true vacation for everyone who is intimately involved.

5. Unparalleled Photos

With Shasta Lake as the backdrop, you can rest assured the atmosphere of your ceremony, reception, and every aspect of your wedding comes with a stunning complementary backdrop.

6. Loads of Experience

We have tons of experience helping couples plan weddings of all sizes and styles. From intimate gatherings to grand events, we’re happy to help you take the easy next steps toward the wedding of your dreams!

Give us a call today! Let’s start making your wedding a naturally unforgettable event.

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