Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue

2317 Foothill Dr, Vista, CA 92084 Map · Phone number
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About Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue

Rancho Minerva is a historic wedding venue located in Vista, California. As a 1933, Hacienda, ranch-style property situated in the foothills of the city, Rancho Minerva offers weddings charm and a historic flair. With a spacious patio, ample parking, and a built-in barbeque pit, Rancho Minerva is dedicated to making your wedding a unique, vintage affair.

Facilities and Capacity

Rancho Minerva comfortably accommodates up to 300 guests. Indoor and outdoor space is available for both ceremonies and receptions. The front lawn, back lawn, and patio are just a few of your options. Rancho Minerva includes the Vista Historical Society and Museum, which features a variety of historical facts, properties, and other documents describing the history of the southwestern United States.

Services Offered

Rancho Minerva offers a variety of wedding packages ranging from ceremony-only services to all-inclusive, full-day reservations. Event coordination services can be provided upon request. The venue’s on-site coordinator is happy to work with you in the planning of your special day. All packages include the use of white folding chairs, setup and breakdown service, a gift and guest book table, rehearsal time, parking, lighting, sound, and at least one hour of event time. Dining and banquet tables, additional lighting options, bars, and use of the built-in barbeque pit are included in most packages. Packages that feature a reception include the use of china, flatware, glassware, and linens. Tents and related equipment can be added to your package for an additional fee. Elopements and destination weddings are welcome, and Rancho Minerva is happy to host your rehearsal dinner as well. The venue is fully wheelchair accessible, and two restrooms are available for your wedding event.

Cuisine

Bar and catering services can be provided and always include the provision of bartenders and servers. Meals are served buffet-style and hors d’oeuvres are provided. Outside vendors are welcome. While wedding cakes cannot be supplied, the Rancho Minerva staff is happy to provide cake cutting service at no additional cost.

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Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 2700.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 2700.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?
    $ 200.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?
    $ 200.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Chairs
    Clean Up
    Lighting/Sound
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Cake Cutting
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 3.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    1
  • Describe your venue:
    Farm/Ranch
    Garden
    Historic Building
    Museum
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Bridal Shower
    Engagement Party
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Pet Friendly
    Set Up
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Server(s)
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
  • What event items are available?
    Chairs
    Lighting
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    China
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
    November
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    December

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Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Chairs
  • Clean Up
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:

  • Cake Cutting
  • Server(s)

At Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue includes:

  • Bartender(s)

What are the most important characteristics of Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue for wedding events is known for:

  • Farm/Ranch
  • Garden
  • Historic Building
  • Museum

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue for wedding events?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Uncovered Outdoor

What kind of wedding events does Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offer?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Bridal Shower
  • Engagement Party
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offer for wedding events?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offers the following services for wedding events:

  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Pet Friendly
  • Set Up

What furniture and decorations does Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue have available for wedding events?

Rancho Minerva Weddings & Event Venue offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Chairs
  • Lighting
  • Tables