Wedding planning and venues in the Colorado Mountains & Front Range Foothills
Wedding venues and ceremony sites the Colorado mountains run the gamut from traditional chapels and churches, to ski resorts, rustic ranches and everything in between. Exchanging your vows with the spectacular Colorado Rocky Mountains in the background is surely the perfect way to begin your lives together. It’s a day that you’ll never forget, in a location that couldn’t be more inviting or beautiful.
Mountain Celebrations has all the sites and services you need to plan your destination wedding in these Colorado towns:
|Beaver Creek||Breckenridge||Conifer Area||Copper Mountain||Dillon|
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Father Dyer United Methodist Church
310 Wellington Road
Breckenridge, CO 80424
Capacity: appox. 225 guests
Father Dyer Church is listed in the National Historic Registry and is a perfect worship space to celebrate the rite of matrimony. In addition to the simple elegance of the Sanctuary, we offer modern features, and Father Dyer provides each wedding with its very own Wedding Facilitator to ensure a seamless worship ceremony.
PO Box 23109,
89 Smith Ranch Rd.
Silverthorne, Colorado 80498
Since 1881, our parish has embraced all of Christ’s faithful residing in Summit County, residents and visitors alike, and provided them with a place to celebrate the Sacraments, gather in fellowship, pray, hear the word of God, and learn the truths of the faith
Dillon Community Church
371 E. La Bonte St.
Dillon, CO 80435
We’re glad you’re considering Dillon Community Church for your wedding ceremony. The process for reserving DCC for weddings is similar to reserving for general use: First, contact the office at 970.468.2461 to check the availability of your desired dates. Then, browse through our wedding brochure as an informative guide to using our facility.
Summit County Church of Christ
1002 South 7th Avenue
Frisco, Colorado 80443
St. John’s Episcopal Church
100 So. French Street
Breckenridge, CO 80424-2166
This historic church makes a lovely setting for a mountain wedding ceremony. The church will seat approx. 90 people comfortably, and there can be no additional chairs due to fire regulations. Pre-marital counseling by an Episcopal Priest is required, and you should schedule your wedding date and rehearsal at least 30 days in advance with the St. John’s Parish Administrator.
Almost any location in Summit County, Colorado is perfect for a wedding ceremony! Encircled by mountains with Lake Dillon as the centerpiece, there are beautiful views in every direction. And with nearly 300 days of sunshine per year, you are almost guaranteed a perfect day. Below are some of our favorite outdoor locations:
Sapphire Point is the only designated site where wedding ceremonies are permitted to take place on the Dillon Ranger District. Located between Keystone and Breckenridge on Swan Mountain Road, the Sapphire Point Overlook offers a stunning view of Dillon Reservoir and the Tenmile Range.
Windy Point Group Campground
Located just north of Sapphire Point. The Lake Loop offers a covered wooden pavilion that is on the shore of Dillon Reservoir.
Point Dillon, Park & Lawn
Dillon Town Hall
275 Lake Dillon Drive
Dillon, Colorado 80435
Capacity: 250 guests
Point Dillon Park and Lawn is located on West Lodgepole Street in front of Lake Dillon Condominiums, overlooking the north end of Dillon Reservoir. Reservations can be made for private use of the public land/park and lawn areas. This area can hold up to 250 people depending on configuration. Leave No Trace applies at all times.
The Quaking Aspen Amphitheater
0140 Ida Belle Drive, #F4 – Silver Mill
Keystone, Colorado 80435
The Quaking Aspen Amphitheateris located to the south of Warren Station at Keystone Resort. This permanent outdoor facility hosts weddings, children’s theatre, and the occasional concert or reception site during the summer months. The Quaking Aspen seats 180 maximum and can host 210 standing. It has minimal electrical capacities.
Owned and operated by the Town of Silverthorne, the Pavilion opened its doors in 2001 as an affordable, elegant venue to serve the local community and our visitors. The Silverthorne Pavilion sits at the edge of the Blue River in the heart of Town Center. With hardwood floors throughout, custom-crafted chandeliers, and elegant iron work, it’s a unique, flexible facility capable of accommodating events of all types and sizes.
Warren Station at Keystone
164 Ida Belle Dr.
Keystone, CO 80435
Capacity: 200 guests
Nestled at the base of beautiful Keystone Mountain, the new Warren Station at Keystone offers a unique. romantic setting with a scenic backdrop for your wedding or corporate event. Furthermore, the new Warren Station at Keystone and the Quaking Aspen Amphitheatre is the perfect combination for your ceremony and reception sites.
The Lodge and Spa at Breckenridge
112 Overlook Drive
Breckenridge, CO 80424
The Lodge and Spa at Breckenridge plays host to the most spectacular of Breckenridge wedding sites. 10,000 feet of pure heaven awaits your special day. The group and wedding staff at The Lodge and Spa offers attentive and flexible planning that will ensure the wedding you envision.
Beaver Run Breckenridge
620 Village Road
Breckenridge, CO 80424
Capacity: 266 Guests
Nestled at the base of Peak 9 of Breckenridge Ski Resort, Beaver Run Resort and Conference Center is the largest conference center under one roof in Breckenridge, Colorado. Our resort’s professional meeting planners can assist in coordinating your wedding or event.
BlueSky by Wyndham
Combining alpine elegance and location, BlueSky is the ultimate setting for your wedding. Spectacular views of the Breckenridge mountains make the patio area excellent for an outdoor ceremony, while the bordering Snowflake Banquet Room provides space for an unforgettable reception. Food Hedz, the exclusive onsite caterer at BlueSky and Caterer of the Year for Summit County, provides an extraordinary menu with flexibility to fit any wedding group.
Dry Gulch Placer
If you are planning a Wedding in the Colorado High Country, there is no more unique location than the Historic Mining Town of Dry Gulch. Located less than 5 miles from Breckenridge, the 40 acres of Dry Gulch is surrounded by thousands of acres of National Forest and Public Lands. With majestic views of Colorado’s towering peaks, there is no other spot in Colorado that offers such privacy with easy access to the amenities of Summit County.
Box 38, Dept. K-80
Keystone, CO 80435
Experience the extraordinary blend of the Colorado frontier and fine dining in the rustic elegance of this original 1930’s Ranch homestead. Summer ceremonies are orchestrated on the luxurious green lawn overlooking Keystone Ranch Golf Course with spectacular views of Swan Mountain and the Ten Mile Range. Winter ceremonies have a warm, romantic feel in front of the floor to ceiling stone fireplace that was a wedding present to the original owner’s daughter. The Ranch is rated by Zagat Survey, has a AAA four diamond rating and is a winner of Wine Spectators Best of Award of Excellence and the DiRoNa award.
C Lazy U Guest Ranch
3640 Colorado Hwy 125
PO Box 379
Granby, CO 80446
C Lazy U Guest Ranch is the ideal location for executive and corporate retreats, meetings, family reunions and ranch weddings. Situated about two hours from Denver in the heart of the scenic Rocky Mountains, C Lazy U’s secluded location is accessible, yet removed from the unwanted distractions found at urban convention sites.
V3 Ranch Breckenridge
319 North Main Street
Breckenridge, Colorado 80424
This secluded luxurious log chateau is nestled on 50 stunning mountain acres with breathtaking views of Breckenridge Ski Resort and the Ten Mile Range—a Colorado wedding location as dazzling as its surroundings. Suitable for up to 200 guests with a tent, this luxurious 6,500 square foot home surrounded by rugged mountain scenery is the ideal location for a picture perfect ceremony and a heavenly place to spend your first moments as husband and wife. And not to mention an unforgettable destination for you and your guests with the charming historic downtown Breckenridge just minutes away.
Elk Ridge Ranch – up to 100 guests
Breckenridge weddings at Elk Ridge Ranch enjoy their own secluded Colorado Mountain retreat, while enjoying all that Breckenridge, South Park and the historic Rocky Mountains have to offer. This log masterpiece offers spacious living with a perfect blend of elegance and rustic western charm. The Ranch is perfect for entertaining your family before your wedding and then up to 100 guests for your special day. When you rent the Ranch, you control the agenda and timetable.
More than just a wedding ceremony site, Colorado ski resorts typically offer all-inclusive wedding packages. They can take care of venue, catering, lodging for your guests and more. At the larger resorts, you’ll be assigned a wedding professional the help guide you through the process. Ski resorts are great for Colorado mountain weddings, as everything you need, is all in one place. There is no driving or shuttling guests around, everything is within walking distance, and depending on the season, world-class skiing is right at your door step. If you select a Vail Resort for you wedding celebration – Keystone or Breckenridge, they’ll even throw in a free one year anniversary getaway for the bride and groom!
Although not technically a ski “resort,” the Black Mountain Lodge at Arapahoe Basin is a spectacular venue for your wedding. Click here for Arapahoe Basin information.
Breckenridge Resort has multiple locations to host your wedding, and they can take care of everything – venue, catering, bar and lodging – it’s all in one, amazing place. And if you hold your wedding at Breckenridge ski resort, your 1st Anniversary is on them! That’s right…Each iconic destination offers a custom package welcoming you back to celebrate. No wedding dress required! Check out more information on Breckenridge weddings here.
Copper Mountain shares your enthusiasm for your special day. Your Wedding Professional will assist with every detail of your celebration, helping you create a beautiful ceremony and unique reception that’s a true representation of you and your future spouse. Click here for more information on Copper Weddings
Make it a Honeymoon for everyone. A wedding is more than just a ceremony. It’s friends and family coming together to celebrate a memorable occasion. Keystone Resort is the perfect place to create a magical wedding experience in a magnificent alpine setting. No matter what the season, there are endless opportunities for adventure, relaxation, and togetherness, making Keystone an unforgettable destination for you and your guests. Learn more here.
Steamboat Springs Ski Resort
Located here in the state of married bliss lies Steamboat. A haven. A paradise. Basically heaven on earth. So what better place for you and the one you love to join together for one of the most cherished days of your life. Here at Steamboat, it would be our pleasure to host your wedding and reception. More…
When you plan your wedding in Vail, you are virtually guaranteed spectacular scenery, elegant lodging, and world-class cusine and activities. Located just over Vail Pass, and only about 90 minutes from Denver, CO, Vail is easily accessible, and can accommodate everything from a small, intimate wedding party, to a large, lavish wedding event. Learn about weddings at Vail, Beaver Creek, and all other Vail resort weddings.
Winter Park Resort
The Lodge at Sunspot is Winter Park Resort’s premier venue located at the summit of Winter Park Mountain overlooking the Continental Divide. Its huge wrap-around deck is perfect for outdoor ceremonies with seating up to 200. Click here for more info on Winter Park weddings.