Love is in the air! With weddings being the trending topic, Oakland has lots of options for your special day. The Town has a number of beautiful venues from indoor to outdoor, classic to modern. Finding a spot to get hitched is a non-issue here!

Camron-Stanford House

A charming Victorian manor with Lake Merritt in its backyard, the Camron-Stanford House has been a part of Oakland history since 1876. You are invited to host your special day here with an intimate meal in the dining room or a beautiful wedding reception outdoors in the garden.

Chabot Space & Science Center

Your love for astronomy and obsession over the Cosmos and Neptunes will not be overshadowed by your special day, but embraced! Witness this state-of-the-art science center transform into an out of this world destination. Surrounded by 13 acres of majestic redwoods in the Oakland Hills, Chabot Space & Science Center is a unique and stunning location.

Chabot Space & Science Center wedding

Children's Fairyland

This 10-acre theme park on the shores of Lake Merritt is the perfect place for a true storybook wedding. Can you say "happily ever after?" Plan your fairytale wedding at Children's Fairyland!

Claremont Club & Spa – a Fairmont Hotel

Sitting high in the Oakland Hills since 1915, the Claremont Club & Spa defines historic elegance with over 250 rooms, a full-service space, a salon, tennis courts, a fitness center, and a restaurant. The scenic views, custom packages, and over a dozen spaces to choose from you can't go wrong at the Claremont.

Fox Theater

The Fox Theater first opened in 1928, and the art deco design is still stunning today after a refurbishment in the 2000s. The theater is now also set up to hold a 2,000-person reception so you can definitely invite your mom's third cousin.

Fox Theater at night

Hilton Oakland Airport

If you're looking for a stunning wedding venue that truly shines, look no further than the Hilton Oakland Airport. With impeccable service and an unwavering commitment to excellence, the hotel offers a wide range of wedding services to make your special day unforgettable.

Hilton Oakland Airport Outdoor Venue

Kissel Uptown

The Kissel Uptown offers a perfect blend of sophistication and style. With floor-to-ceiling windows, stunning city skyline views, and modern industrial design, this venue is the perfect place for a chic and contemporary wedding celebration.

Oakland Marriott City Center 

Whether you wish to have an intimate ceremony or a grand reception, Oakland Marriott City Center provides the perfect backdrop to bring your wedding dreams to life. Book your special day at Oakland Marriott City Center and experience the charm and beauty of this exceptional wedding venue.

Wedding at the Oakland Marriott

Oakland Museum of California (OMCA)

You might have overlooked the Oakland Museum of California because... well it is a museum. But, nestled among flowering pear trees and extensive gardens, the Oakland Museum of California is the perfect setting for your wedding, with stunning views of Lake Merritt and the rising moon, or in the modern and sleek dining area of Michele McQueen’s Town Fare, where floor to ceiling windows overlook the koi pond.


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Preservation Park

Looking for a place for that big beautiful wedding you've always dreamed of? The vintage architecture, immaculate landscaping, Parisian fountain and guest space for up to 500 at Preservation Park is for you!

Preservation Park

The Terrace Room 

The Terrace Room in Oakland offers a truly unforgettable wedding experience with breathtaking views of Lake Merritt and the Oakland skyline. With contemporary decor and classic charm, the venue is perfect for couples seeking a romantic and sophisticated ambiance.

Waterfront Hotel

The Waterfront Hotel is located right along the estuary in Jack London Square with views of the Bay and San Francisco. This property will work with you to make sure you have the easiest and most stress-free experience. Your guests will also have easy walking access to all the shops and restaurants in Jack London Square.


Welcome to Oakland!

As a city that’s inspired every day by bringing our community together – we’re committed to bringing your attendees together for a meaningful, unprecedented meeting experience in our welcoming city.

Reach out to the team today to learn more about how we can assist you throughout your planning process and beyond!