California Planning

Join  group

Getting married in California? Share wedding vendor recommendations, details and advice with other couples near you to find the best that California has to offer.

Photo Video


Order by:
Last Comment
Hello Cali brides !! Where’s everyone’s wedding venue ?
Daniela, on April 1, 2019 at 12:04 AM

I just wanted to know where everyone in Cali is doing their wedding ? I love to see all the interesting venues there are in California!! Mine is the Grabd island Mansion in walnut grove !!

Eyrika, Aug 14, 2019 140 2,705
Places to take Engagement photos- Socal
Kora, on March 15, 2019 at 12:14 PM

So my “dream wedding” is more of a rustic garden wedding which is so not my fiancé so I want to take pictures in the desert because he loves the desert (has been dirtbiking since he was a baby). What...

Cheyenne, May 17, 2019 10 142
Any Los Angeles area brides?
Lynn, on August 11, 2019 at 11:52 AM

We are struggling with finding a good somewhat last minute venue. Have already searched through Theknot, the vendors on here, and Herecomestheguide. I'm asking on here because maybe there are places...

Rachael, Yesterday at 9:27 PM 7 68
Hot hot wedding advice
Heather, Yesterday at 2:07 PM

How to keep guest cooler??? It’s going to be so hot on our wedding day.In California- 26 days- out of money for tents pretty stressed about it. Our pics will prob all be totally sweaty, wilted...

Heather, Yesterday at 2:07 PM 2
la and Orange County venues?
Rebecca , on August 20, 2019 at 5:53 PM

Does anyone know of an affordable and pretty wedding reception in the L.A. or Orange County area? I'm looking for a small chapel to fit about 100 people and an outdoor area for the reception. If they...

Lindsey, Yesterday at 4:47 AM 3 37
Los Angeles California brides!
Melanie, on August 23, 2019 at 11:24 PM

I'm looking for places to take pictures on wedding day. a botanical garden, beautiful park etc. Do you know beautiful places? in pasadina, beverly hills, long beach, glendale it doesnt matter how far...

Natashamarie08, Aug 24, 2019 4 41
Wedding dress options
Jasmine, on August 22, 2019 at 4:15 PM

Hey everyone! So, I live in Southern California & am having trouble finding bridal shops to find a dress. Can anyone recommend some bridal shops that they know of/heard of/got their dress from???...

Kristin, Aug 23, 2019 10 83
Trying to pick between 2 San Diego Venues
Krista, on August 19, 2019 at 12:25 AM

Hey there!I am having the most difficult time picking my wedding venue. I am torn between two venues both in San Diego. Option One is Britt Scripps Manor which is an old victorian house in downtown...

Krista, Aug 22, 2019 4 32
Orange County, ca Reception Venue
Cassidy, on August 22, 2019 at 3:31 AM

Hi! I’m very newly engaged and very new here! I’m trying to find venues for a reception in the Orange County area that would allow food trucks as the caterer. Anyone with experience working with a...

Cassidy, Aug 22, 2019 2 15
Long Beach, Ca-steakhouse
Future Abrams, on August 21, 2019 at 2:25 PM

Anyone familiar with the Long Beach area in Southern California?? We are driving down to Long Beach after our Brunch Wedding, We are having ridiculously early time frame ie: 10 am start time and will...

Future Abrams, Aug 21, 2019 2 22
I’m trying to look for wedding officiants in ca only.
Erin, on August 15, 2019 at 7:54 PM

I’m Deaf and trying to look for wedding officiants. Thank you!!

Erin, Aug 20, 2019 5 50
Bridal shop to visit in La?
Jy, on August 15, 2019 at 12:02 AM

Hey guys!I am 9 months away from my wedding and realized I gotta start looking for my wedding dress... Does anyone know a bridal shop that I should def visit during my trip to LA? Please let me know...

Stephnie, Aug 17, 2019 3 1 39
Old wedding dress revamp
Danielle, on August 16, 2019 at 1:55 AM

Does anybody know of any good seamstress that can help me revamp my mom's old wedding dress to a more modern design? Preferably in or close to the inland empire.

Cliodhna, Aug 16, 2019 1 14
4/20 wedding?
Eyrika, on August 14, 2019 at 7:52 PM

Anyone else having a 4/20 wedding? FH and I are long-time cannabis users and are looking forward to incorporating it into our wedding and reception! At first our plan was to have a simple courthouse...

Eyrika, Aug 15, 2019 2 24
$5k-$10k Wedding In La? Can we swing it?
The Seidlins, on August 13, 2019 at 12:11 AM

I’m finding food alone is at the top of if not beyond our rough estimate. Have not set hard budget yet , want to see what is actually out there before we do. About 85 to 95 guests in November 2020....

Cliodhna, Aug 14, 2019 3 68
California Venues That Accept Dogs
Angela, on August 13, 2019 at 8:10 AM

Hey guys!My fiance & I are looking to get married in California between September & October but we've been having difficulty finding an all-inclusive venue that accepts dogs. We would really...

Sinéad, Aug 14, 2019 3 50
Wedding pictures
Zaira, on July 16, 2019 at 4:46 AM

Hi! Ok, so this is mainly for my LA people. I am having a hard time finding a nice place to take pictures after my wedding ceremony in between the cities of Long Beach and Montebello. I have searched...

Zaira, Aug 13, 2019 4 25
Hair stylist in Santa Rosa, ca ?
Jessica, on August 12, 2019 at 5:38 PM

I am looking for a hair stylist who can travel to a location in Santa Rosa, CA on Saturday September 21st. No makeup, looking for hair only. Looking to get 5 bridesmaids hair done as well as my hair....

Sinéad, Aug 13, 2019 1 6
Couples getting married on February 22, 2020 in California
bryana, on March 26, 2019 at 1:43 AM

Hello feb 22, 2020 brides!! How are you ladies doing? I am also getting married on this day and wanted to see how the wedding planning us going? I myself have never been to a wedding so mine will be...

Kristina, Aug 8, 2019 4 59
Show Me Your Photographers!!
Cristy, on August 7, 2019 at 12:24 PM

Hi Ladies,I want to hear all about your photographers! Let's give all of our new members something to look at/think about regarding this all-important vendor. Most of us have hired or will hire a...

Ashley, Aug 8, 2019 7 93