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Best Venues For A Fall Wedding In Orange County

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Ever heard of the phrase "location, location, location!" For one of the biggest moments in your life, location matters. You can choose the location for your dream wedding among these best venues for a fall wedding in the OC.

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Pelican Hill
22701 S Pelican Hill Rd
Newport Coast, CA 92657
(855) 315-8214

Having a wedding at The Resort at Pelican Hill means celebrating your special day at one of the most remarkable and amazing places throughout not only Orange County, but the world. With a view of the beautiful Pacific Ocean, a wedding here is pure perfection. Century-old olive trees along with rows of lavendar and 180-degree views of the Pacific keep wedding planners and engaged couples coming back to this location as it is truly a setting that will last in your memory for a lifetime. With the privacy and grandeur, wedding services here include a complimentary bungalow for the bride and groom on the wedding night, a dedicated wedding butler to tend to your every need, and a blank palette with views of the ocean for you to make it whatever you want it to be. The great thing about Orange County is the weather is great, so even though it's Fall, you can be sure that an outdoor wedding will be just fine with weather.

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South Coast Winery Resort & Spa
34843 Rancho California Rd.
Temecula, CA 92591

Celebrating your memorable event at South Coast Winery Resort & Spa in Temecula will be one of the most impressive settings imaginable. Complete with indoor and outdoor venues, arrangements can be made for whatever your needs require. With an on-site wedding professional, they can also help you arrange bridal showers, bachelor parties, rehearsal dinners or other events centered around your wedding. Or, you can choose to use your own wedding coordinator. Along with gourmet catering, onsite and nearby activities and private villa lodging, the resort also offers their own wine which will top out the event when guests sip from one of Temecula Valley's great vineyards.

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The Anaheim Chapel Historic Griffith House
515 N. State College Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92806
(714) 870-0017

Whether you prefer your fall wedding to be intimate and indoors or elaborate and outdoors, The Anaheim Chapel Historic Griffith House gives you a varied range of options. Located in Anaheim, The Griffith House features garden arches, a fountain and an historic Spanish-style house among other things--all adding to the theme of a great fall wedding. The Griffith House also offers a variety of wedding packages that vary from prime spots for a ceremony, bridal suite, reception area and groom's lounge. Visit the website for more information.

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Ranchos Las Lomas
19191 Lawrence Canyon Road
Silverado, CA 92676
(949) 888-3080

Planning for a wedding isn't the easiest thing, so the last thing you should worry about is finding the right venue for your guests that also captures the theme of your desired wedding. Ranchos Las Lomas makes wedding planning a little easier by providing full wedding services and the perfect backdrop for your wedding. Spend your time outdoors and select from Ranchos Las Lomas lovely event spaces that include El Teatro, Casa Bella, La Terraza and Grand Salon. El Teatro is an open-air theatre great for a fall theme. Casa Bella features a spacious patio and a lush lawn perfect for wedding guests. La Terraza provides cobblestone driveways and is surrounded by California Oak Park and Grand Salon is an intimate setting, a wonderful choice for a reception area.

Related: Best Second-Time Wedding Venues In OC

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Muckenthaler Cultural Center
1201 W. Malvern Ave.
Fullerton, CA 92833
(714) 738-6595

Make your wedding dreams a reality this fall at the Muckenthaler Cultural Center. Located in Fullerton, the Muckenthaler Cultural Center is an arts and cultural center within the walls of the Muckenthaler Estate. Every so often, the Muckenthaler Cultural Center is converted into a wedding venue that draws on the ravishing architecture and sprawling lawn of the location. In addition, staff on site work with the bride and groom to help create the perfect wedding for any season. A few of the accommodations offered include wall-to-wall decor and catering services with on-site caterers. It's truly a beautiful setting for your perfect day.

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891 Laguna Canyon Road
Laguna Beach, CA 92651
(949) 376-1555

If your plans are to go big for your special day, Seven-Degrees is the ideal location for you. The high-profile venue will help you celebrate your fall wedding in grandeur style with its modern decor and a spacious 25,000-square-foo facility that features award-winning architecture. Splurge as you enjoy a VIP-like hillside terrace and media lounge, perfect avenues for a wedding ceremony and reception. Seven-Degrees has a wedding curation team on site who is around to attend to the couple, ensuring all of their needs are met.

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Newland Barn
19822 Beach Blvd.
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
(714) 536-5486

Not too hot, not too cold, an outdoor wedding for the fall seems like a deserving idea. If you're willing to give the outdoor wedding theme a chance, set your sights on Newland Barn. Located in Huntington Beach, Newland Barn creates an atmosphere that will win the bridal party over. From its open-air lawn to the intimate setting of the barn, there are many areas to capture the best moments of the day. Make sure to call in to book early, as the Barn is highly requested and often has a waiting list.

Related: Best Outdoor Wedding Venues In OC

Barbara Akowuah is a freelance journalist based in Southern California. As a fashion examiner who is privy to style, Barbara loves to write about fashion and how it relates to the Los Angeles scene. Barbara loves to dish out the latest trends, style tips, and inside scoop. Her work can be found on
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