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Situated amidst stunning woodlands, The Emerald Forest is a unique wedding destination located on the outskirts of Redmond, Washington. This tranquil and intimate destination (35 guest maximum) offers couples an alternative venue to the traditional wedding ballroom. Here, the mossy forest floor and forest is the backdrop for your ceremony, and the banquet hall is a blend of majestic trees and serene skies. Wooden bridges suspended in thin air connect trees and rustic treehouses. Here, wild landscape merges with whimsical wedding dreams, resulting in a unique experience for all involved.
Facilities and Capacity
The Emerald Forest can cater to you and a maximum of 35 friends and family members. You may host all aspects of your wedding journey at this location, from the engagement party and rehearsal dinner, to the ceremony and reception.
This venue will also appeal to couples choosing to elope at an intimate and private destination and we have aggressively priced packages for these more intimate events.
Couples may exchange vows in the depths of the peaceful forest, against a floral backdrop and rustic altar setup. The reception can be held at the outdoor gazebo, which seats up to 12 people. There is also a large yurt available, with indoor seating space for approximately 24 people. Guests can enjoy a buffet serving and barbecue-style feast, and socialize around the campfire. There is a staging area for entertainment means, and an off-grid power system. A 5-star reviewed Treehouse (built in 2017) provides the ideal retreat for newlyweds, where they can drink in the stunning views of the nature pond.
This hideaway destination offers a number of services for couples planning their day. The dedicated team can customize packages to suit each couple’s requests and preferences. The venue team can provide chairs, tables, and linens, and you are free to arrange the space to reflect your wedding vision. Wedding-related supplies and equipment can be transported to this idyllic setting via the forest zipline. Guests and couples alike can reach the wedding venue within a 10-minute trail walk, allowing time to breathe in the magnificent landscape. Couples can choose to liaise with external vendors for catering, beverages, and decor needs. The dedicated on-site personnel will be happy to assist in the organization of such deliveries.
The Emerald Forest Price Rates