Outdoor Receptions

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Venue Details

bride and groom at sweetheart table outdoors

What options do couples have when choosing an outdoor reception at Mission Inn?

Plaza de la Fontana – The gardens of Plaza de la Fontana and the sweeping views of El Campeon golf course make for a gorgeous backdrop for a morning or evening reception.

Marina del Rey – Perfect for the couple who loves nature and the outdoors.  Marina del Rey sits on the banks of Lake Harris with waterfront views any time of the day.

The Legends Terrace – Intimate and romantic, the Legends Terrace features market lighting, columns and lush foliage, perfect for a garden brunch or a romantic dinner under the stars.

Plaza de las Palmas – Filled with European charm, your guests can dance the night away under the market lighting of Plaza de las Palmas, while admiring the fountain centerpiece of the plaza.

What are some important things to know about outdoor reception spaces?

Maximum Occupancy – Plaza de la Fontana can accommodate up to 120 guests for reception style seating.   Marina del Rey is our largest outdoor space, accommodating up to 250. The Legends Terrace and Plaza de las Palmas are perfect for more intimate gathering and can each accommodate 60 guests.

Table Layout
– The table layouts at each of our outdoor spaces are versatile.  The resort provides both chairs and banquet tables for your outdoor reception.

Dance Floor – Most of our outdoor reception spaces have lovely paved areas for dancing.  Mission Inn cannot provide dance floor for outdoor weddings, however many couples will rent a dance floor to enhance the overall look of their outdoor reception.

Plated or Buffet
– At Plaza de la Fontana, Plaza de las Palmas and the Legends Terrace, couples may choose from plated, buffet or stations dinner service.  Marina del Rey is unable to accommodate plated dinner service.

bride and groom's first dance at outdoor wedding reception

What Our Couples Are Saying:

Past Weddings

For the couple seeking an all-outdoor wedding, the gorgeous grounds at Mission Inn offer the perfect backdrop with four different outdoor reception spaces to choose from.

  • Jacqueline's mom arranging her train

    Jacqueline & Dan

  • Monica laughing with Albert's arm around her

    Monica & Albert

Come See Outdoor Reception Spaces