Grand Junction has some of the most stunning and unique landscapes in the world. From snow-capped mountains to red rock canyons, alpine lakes to tranquil rivers, and lush forests to golden aspens, it’s the ideal setting for a wedding you and your guests will never forget. Luckily, there is an abundance of Grand Junction wedding venues that showcase the majestic views while providing everything you need for your big day.


Vineyard Wedding Venue - Two Rivers Winery & Chateau

Located in the Redlands area of Grand Junction, and nestled at the base of the stunning Colorado National Monument, is Two Rivers Winery & Chateau. The upscale design of this gorgeous chateau was inspired by Napa Valley and the old-world estates in France. Views of the red rock canyons border the property, along with the Book Cliff Mountain Range and Grand Mesa further off in the distance. The Chateau offers spacious suites which reflect a French country flair.

Venue Amenities:

  • Wedding packages available
  • Country French Chateau architecture surrounded by vineyards
  • Fully-equipped catering kitchen
  • Accommodates 150 guests with formal seating
  • Accommodates 225 guests reception style
  • 10 guest rooms are included with a wedding package
  • Scenic views of:
    • Bookcliff Mountain Range
    • Colorado National Monument
    • Grand Mesa
  • Award-winning wines 
  • Complimentary continental breakfast 
Intimate Wedding Venue - Castle Creek Manor
Castle Creek Manor provides an intimate setting for your friends and family. There are three wedding packages to choose from including elopement and a small wedding. The manor can accommodate up to 50 people. Cake, flowers, officiant and décor can all be arranged with the owners who manage the property. The spacious rooms all have private entrances and are quite spacious – over 500 square feet to relax in, with a fireplace, jacuzzi tub, refrigerator and microwave. The 1,200-square-foot deck overlooks a tranquil creek where wildlife is often seen. It’s the perfect place to celebrate your love!
Venue Amenities 
  • Packages available:
    • Elopement (less than 10 people)
    • Micro-wedding (up to 25 people)
    • Mini-wedding (up to 50 people and includes décor)
  • Complimentary breakfast 
  • Wedding arch


National Park Wedding Venue - Colorado National Monument

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Nothing is more memorable than hosting your special day at the only National Park Service destination known as the “Heart of the World.” Located just 10 miles from Downtown Grand Junction, Colorado National Monument is brimming with unique rock formations, canyons, spires and overlooks.  Big horn sheep sitings are a regular occurrence so keep an eye out on the rock walls. Many couples arrange for a photo shoot with the Kissing Couple rock formation in the background. No matter where you are in this NPS monument, the views are iconic.

Venue Amenities:

  • A beautiful backdrop of Colorado National Monument
  • 4 outdoor venue options
  • Perfect for smaller weddings
  • The Saddlehorn Picnic Area and the Devil’s Kitchen Picnic Area can accommodate up to 100 guests

Please visit the National Park Service for more information on this outdoor wedding venue including permitting and special use information. 


Performing Arts Wedding Venue - Avalon Theatre

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This historic venue was built in 1923 and is the largest performing hall between Salt Lake City and Denver. Located in Downtown Grand Junction, the Avalon Theatre is a spectacular location for an urban wedding. But that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice the mountain views—the theatre’s rooftop terrace offers an outdoor reception space with gorgeous views of the town and surrounding vistas. If you’re planning a larger reception, the newly renovated Grand Junction Convention Center is less than a half-mile away.

Venue Amenities:

  • Wedding packages available
  • Premier performing arts venue
  • Conveniently located in Downtown Grand Junction
  • Ceremony and reception spaces are available.


Large Wedding Venue - Doubletree Hotel

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It might surprise you that the Doubletree Hotel has an outdoor venue, but with 10 acres of lush green grass, trees that frame the property, and plenty of rooms for guests to stay in, this is the ideal space for a large wedding looking for an outdoor experience. The hotel is located on Horizon Drive, where most of Grand Junction's hotels reside, providing your guests with many options for lodging, restaurants, and activities to enjoy. The Doubletree Hotel borders the beautifully groomed private Bookcliff Country Club. The Grand Ballroom is 5,000 square feet, can accommodate up to 450 guests, and can be decorated to compliment your wedding design. Professional chefs have an expansive menu that provides all the variety you are looking for to treat your wedding guests to an upscale culinary experience.

Venue Amenities:

  • Event planners are available
  • Accommodates up to 450 guests
  • Premier full-service hotel
  • In-house catering
  • White glove service available
  • Indoor & outdoor ceremony and reception spaces

Learn more about this large, elegant wedding venue in Grand Junction today.


Convenient Wedding Venue - Colorado Mesa University

Colorado Mesa University is a popular place to get married due to its convenience, affordability, and beautiful campus. The University offers a variety of venue spaces for both the ceremony and the reception, and the best part is that they are all within walking distance from each other so there is no need for you or your guests to leave campus on the day of your wedding. The various spaces can accommodate a range of 80 – 900 guests, so you have an array of options to choose from. To make your wedding day even more convenient, Colorado Mesa University also has a high-end boutique hotel on campus for you and your guests to stay at. The hotel features an upscale rooftop restaurant called Devil’s Kitchen which serves as a perfect rehearsal dinner space and offers stunning views of Grand Junction. With everything (including catering) onsite, let Colorado Mesa University plan the wedding of your dreams.

Venue Amenities: 

  • On-site catering
  • Multiple venue options for all wedding sizes (both ceremony and reception spaces)
  • Venue spaces are close in proximity.
  • On-campus hotel and rooftop bar
  • Wedding and event planners are available


Golf Course Wedding Venue - Tiara Rado Golf Course

Backed by the towering unique rock formations of the Colorado National Monument, Tiara Rado Golf Course has some of the best backdrop views in Grand Junction. The vibrant green grass contrasts elegantly with the red hues of the Colorado National Monument to create dramatic views. The golf course also has an onsite restaurant, Clubhouse No. 25, which offers catering and meeting space to accommodate you on your special day. 

Venue Amenities:

  • Onsite restaurant and bar 
  • Scenic backdrop of Colorado National Monument
  • Spacious outdoor patio


Golf Course Wedding Venue - The Club at Redlands Mesa

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Located at Redlands Mesa Golf Course, which was named the “No. 1 Golf Course You Can Play in Colorado” by Golfweek, the Clubhouse is a popular outdoor wedding venue. The ceremony area includes views of the well-manicured course and is framed by the unique rock formations of the Colorado National Monument. The Clubhouse has a restaurant along with other venue spaces that can accommodate up to 300 guests. Their team of professional planners is happy to meet with you to bring your dream wedding to life. 

Venue Amenities:

  • Complimentary consultation
  • Team of professional planners
  • Scenic backdrops
  • Accommodates up to 300 guests


Historic Wedding Venue - Cross Orchards

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Cross Orchards Historic Site offers an opportunity to step back in time with a glimpse of elegant history. The 12 acres of beautiful vintage farm grounds are adorned with historic buildings - perfect for wedding photos! The large 1890s barn and bunkhouse are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Modern restrooms and a specially designed bridal suite afford you all the conveniences you expect for your special day. Also located at Cross Orchards is the largest collection of rolling stock for the historic Uintah Railway. The railroad cars and a caboose have been lovingly and expertly restored by the Rio Grande Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society.

Venue Amenities:

  • 2,400 square-foot vintage restored barn
  • Historic buildings, railroad cars, and equipment
  • A specially designed bridal suite
  • Modern restrooms


In addition to these beautiful venues, there are a variety of hotels and lodging options in Grand Junction for your guests, and plenty of activities to keep them entertained.

Learn more about beautiful wedding and event destinations and more on page 32 of the Grand Junction Visitor Guide