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What is the Difference Between a Wedding at the Ranch vs. Alisal River Terrace?

imageAlisal Guest Ranch and Resort has had their decadent weddings featured in many national publications and highly-regarded wedding blogs.  It has also been the chosen destination wedding spot of many a celebrity over the years.  While there are many locations in Santa Barbara’s wine country that offer gorgeous backdrops for exchanging nuptials, Alisal Guest Ranch and Resort offers something unique:  a variety of location types, exclusivity (more on this in a moment) and the legendary service of a major resort and culinary skills of a world-renowned Executive Chef.  In some cases, Alisal Guest Ranch also offers guests the opportunity to stay at the same location – just steps from the wedding taking place.  Convenience can be such a necessary comfort. Continue reading What is the Difference Between a Wedding at the Ranch vs. Alisal River Terrace?

Wedding Planning Tips by Scott Topper | How to Avoid Mistakes in Hiring a DJ

IMG_2971Think hiring a DJ for your wedding or special event is as simple as just finding someone who can play music for you?  Think again.  There is so much more to Continue reading Wedding Planning Tips by Scott Topper | How to Avoid Mistakes in Hiring a DJ

Interview with Alisal Catering & Special Events Manager Christina Oliver

Christina opening wineIf you’ve hosted or even inquired on hosting a private event at Alisal Guest Ranch, you most likely made contact with Director of Conference Services Christina Oliver.

From handling wedding & event inquiries, custom proposals to touring prospective guests through event spaces and options, Ms. Oliver’s primary job is Continue reading Interview with Alisal Catering & Special Events Manager Christina Oliver

Alisal River Terrace Hosts Swanky Private Launch Party

blue martiniThings are hopping around here at Alisal Guest Ranch as we prepare for a very exciting event this Thursday, May 8th! We are christening our latest wedding & special event venue: Alisal River Terrace (Alisal River Grill)  with a private, VIP showcase to media and event professionals.  A custom-designed signature cocktail will greet guests as well as Continue reading Alisal River Terrace Hosts Swanky Private Launch Party