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Dreaming of Southern California wedding venues that seamlessly blend elegance with versatility? Your search ends here at Common Sense Events. Explore our curated selection of hand-picked venue spaces, meticulously chosen to transform your wedding vision into reality in the heart of Southern California. Let’s create unforgettable moments together!

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Your Dream Southern California Wedding Venues Await

Imagine saying ‘I do’ against the backdrop of sun-kissed beaches, the serenity of lush wine country, or the trendy charm of urban spaces. Our venue spaces are as diverse as your love story, offering a variety of settings to match every vibe. In the vibrant tapestry of Southern California, where breathtaking venues abound, Common Sense Events is your key to unlocking hidden gems tailored to your unique style. Let’s turn your dream wedding into a reality – because your love story deserves nothing less!

Discover the Charm of Southern California’s Event Spaces

Deciding on the perfect locale for your destination wedding can be as exhilarating as it is important. With a landscape as diverse and beautiful as Southern California, it’s not always a challenging decision. However, when it comes to turning those dreams into reality, Common Sense Events is at your service, offering multiple venue spaces across the U.S. in California, and also Georgia, Texas, and Oklahoma.

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Plan Your SoCal Wedding

We’ve created this map as a bonus to help plan your wedding in Southern California at our River Garden venue. Check out local wineries, coastline landmarks, and our favorite restaurants.

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Why Choose Common Sense Events for Your Special Day

Our Team

  • We excel as a team through collaborative efforts with our clients. We understand that putting in the necessary effort and dedication is crucial to achieving our goal of client satisfaction. This means getting tasks accomplished efficiently and effectively.


  • We relentlessly strive for our highest potential in all endeavors. This includes enhancing wedding experiences beyond the ordinary and going above and beyond for our clients


  • The staff at our venues are dedicated to providing exceptional service. This includes unwavering hospitality, and creating an inviting and welcoming atmosphere. While balancing optimism with a realistic outlook.

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Our Venues

When selecting the perfect venue or elopement destination for your wedding day, Common Sense Events offers a treasure trove of options that are as diverse as they are stunning. Whether you’re picturing a grand affair or a micro wedding, our ceremony and reception spaces are versatile with nearby guest accommodations. With meticulous attention to detail, we’ve handpicked each venue to ensure an exquisite selection catered to various tastes and visions.

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Launch Pointe

Nestled along the Lake Elsinore waterfront, Launch Pointe stands as a distinctive boho wedding venue near Temecula, CA. Offering a variety of overnight accommodations and an array of recreational activities, Launch Pointe ensures a unique and unforgettable experience for you, your friends, and your family. This Southern California lakeside wedding location provides an ambiance you’ll remember forever, with on-site camping and boat rental options to guarantee an amazing time for you and your guests.

Cherished Amenities

  • Unique boho wedding venue
  • 45,000 square feet of usable space
  • Accommodates 150 guests indoors and 400 guests outdoors
  • Variety of overnight accommodations, including RV hookups and traditional camping
  • Yurts and vintage trailers available for rent
  • Endless boating, swimming, and recreational activities on the lake
  • Unforgettable setting for creating cherished wedding memories

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Nestled in the picturesque Ramona Valley, Milagro Winery offers a breathtaking setting with a naturally rolling landscape and prime sunset views adorned with impressive granite boulders and Coast Live Oak trees. This stunning indoor/outdoor wedding ceremony site and reception venue, located in Ramona, California, boasts a Ceremony Lawn and Reception Patio that serves as the ideal backdrop for your dream vineyard wedding. A unique feature of Milagro is our mediterranean wine cave, setting it apart from other venues in the area.

Cherished Amenities

  • 10-hour venue rental
  • Incredible wine cave for amazing photo opportunities
  • Use of the Wedding Day Cottage
  • Round tables and chairs for 200 guests
  • Onsite parking facilities
  • House audio system for seamless music and speeches
  • Elegant market lighting for a charming atmosphere
  • Caterers prep kitchen for convenient food preparations
  • Wine barrels for added rustic charm
  • On-site bar with libations for convenient beverage service

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River Garden

Discover the ideal backdrop for your love story and cherished wedding photos at our socal retreat wedding venue in the San Diego Bay Area. Immerse yourself in our picturesque garden surrounded by lush greenery, blooming flowers, and natural beauty.

Spanning 30,000 sq. ft within a gated property owned by the Pentecostal Church of God, our venue boasts beautiful waterfall fountains and private gardens. Equipped with state-of-the-art audio and visual technology, it ensures a spiritually enriching experience as you celebrate your wedding day. Think your very own chapel in nature!

Cherished Amenities

  • 12-hour venue rental
  • 30,000 sq. ft within a gated property
  • 13 water features
  • Waterfall ceremony site
  • Gorgeous bridal suite
  • Tables and chairs for 200 guests
  • Beautiful conservatory (covered garden atrium)
  • 2 mobile bars

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Randhawa Ranch

Discover the beauty of Randhawa Ranch, an opulent 97-acre ranch located in the scenic western hilltop of Temecula Valley Wine Country. Embraced by breathtaking views spanning three distinct cliffs and valleys—Santa Margarita Valley, De Luz Valley, and San Mateo Valley—Randhawa Ranch stands as a hidden treasure in Southern California.

Cherished Amenities

  • Access to indoor/outdoor farmhouse venue rentals with large sliding barn and glass doors, connecting you with gardens and scenic views for your wedding. Central heat and AC for year-round comfort.
  • Customized setup of banquet tables, chairs, and floor-length linens for up to 160 guests.
  • Outdoor ceremony options are surrounded by gardens or on the large covered porch.
  • Modern and airy bridal suite with access starting at 9 am.
  • The groom’s room is equipped with a TV for sports and a relaxing space to hang out.
  • In-house décor provided, including table numbers, lanterns, easels, seating chart displays, etc., saves you time and money.
  • A coordinator and in-house caterer are required for a seamless wedding experience.

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Our Services and Amenities

From Intimate Gatherings to Grand Celebrations

At Common Sense Events (CSE), we understand that every love story is unique, and the wedding ceremonies that follow should reflect that individuality. From intimate gatherings to grand celebrations, we specialize in curating weddings that capture the essence of each couple’s journey. Our commitment to excellence and attention to detail shine through in every event we undertake.

Versatility in Venues: One of the hallmarks of CSE is our diverse portfolio of wedding venues, each offering a distinctive atmosphere to suit various preferences. Milagro, with its picturesque winery setting, exudes romance and charm. River Garden, nestled along the waterfront, provides a serene backdrop for those seeking tranquility. Randhawa Ranch, a luxury ranch in the hills of Temecula, offers rustic elegance in a breathtaking landscape. Launch Pointe, set against the Lake Elsinore waterfront, brings a boho vibe for couples looking for a unique lakeside experience.

Intimate Affairs: For couples envisioning an intimate celebration surrounded by close friends and family, CSE has curated spaces that embrace the warmth of smaller gatherings. Milagro’s vineyard views, River Garden’s peaceful ambiance, and Randhawa Ranch’s rustic charm create intimate settings that feel like a personal sanctuary for exchanging vows.

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Grand Celebrations: For those dreaming of a grand affair with a larger guest list, Launch Pointe offers a spacious lakeside venue that can transform into a vibrant celebration under the open sky. Whether it’s the grandeur of a lakeside ceremony or an expansive ranch celebration, our venues provide the canvas for unforgettable grand celebrations.

Common Sense Excellence: CSE brings a wealth of experience and expertise to every wedding, ensuring a seamless and stress-free planning process. Our team of dedicated professionals collaborates with couples to understand their vision, offering personalized solutions that exceed expectations. From venue development to meticulous venue management, our commitment to excellence is unwavering.

Unforgettable Moments: No matter the size or style of the celebration, CSE is dedicated to creating moments that stay in the hearts of couples and guests forever. Our venues serve as the backdrop for unforgettable memories, from the first dance under the stars to the exchange of vows against breathtaking landscapes.

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Bartending Services

We offer the services of readied and certified bartenders for the venues under our management. Please note the following conditions:

  • Bartender shifts require a minimum of 6 hours.
  • We do not supply any rentals (such as glassware), consumables (ice, alcohol, garnishes, water), or disposable items (napkins, straws, etc.). However, our bartenders come equipped with a standard bar kit, including tools like mixers, jiggers, muddlers, wine keys, etc., essential for their tasks.
  • For events with guest counts exceeding 100, our venues mandate the presence of 2 bartenders.
  • To provide you with an accurate quote, please share your service timeline and a drink menu or preferences for your event. We are eager to learn more about your plans and how we can cater to your needs!

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Seamless Experience with Trusted Vendors

Experience a seamless journey with our trusted vendors at Common Sense Events. We understand the importance of reliable partners to ensure your event unfolds seamlessly. Our curated selection of vendors is chosen for their expertise, professionalism, and commitment to delivering exceptional services.

From florists and photographers to caterers and entertainment, our trusted network of vendors is dedicated to making your special day truly memorable. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that each aspect of your event is in the hands of experienced professionals who share our commitment to excellence. At Common Sense Events, we prioritize your satisfaction and work collaboratively with our trusted vendors to bring your vision to life.

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FAQs About Planning a Southern California Wedding

What Types of Wedding Venues Are Available in Southern California?

CSE manages several wedding venues in Southern California: Milagro, River Garden, Randhawa Ranch, and Launch Pointe. Styles of venues in SoCal range from vineyard venues to a more farmhouse style to waterfront/beach venues.

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How Far in Advance Should I Book My Wedding Venue?

It’s recommended to book your wedding spot at least 12 to 18 months in advance to secure your desired date, especially for popular venues in Southern California that can book up quickly. Early booking ensures better availability and can provide more time for planning.

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Can Common Sense Events Cater to Specific-Themed Weddings?

Common Sense Events specializes in bringing themed weddings to life. Whether you dream of a rustic barn wedding, a vintage Gatsby gala, or a beachside tropical escape, our team can tailor the ambiance and details to your specific vision.

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What Are Some Nearby Areas?

Santa Barbara, San Diego and Temecula Valley are popular nearby travel destinations in SoCal.

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Do I Need to Hire Vendors?

Vendors play a crucial role in the success of any event, contributing significantly to its overall experience and success. Here are several reasons why vendors are important:

  1. Expertise and Specialization: Vendors are professionals in their respective fields, bringing specialized skills, knowledge, and experience. Whether it’s catering, floral arrangements, photography, or entertainment, vendors excel in their specific areas, ensuring a high level of expertise for each aspect of the event.
  2. Quality and Professionalism: Established vendors are committed to delivering high-quality services. Their professionalism, reliability, and commitment to excellence contribute to the overall success of the event. From using top-notch ingredients in catering to capturing stunning moments in photography, vendors strive for excellence.
  3. Creative Input: Vendors often bring creative ideas and innovative solutions to the table. Their experience in their respective industries allows them to suggest unique and personalized touches that can enhance the overall atmosphere and aesthetic of the event.
  4. Customization and Personalization: Vendors work closely with clients to understand their preferences and vision. This collaborative process allows for customization and personalization, ensuring that each element of the event reflects the unique style and preferences of the hosts.
  5. Stress Reduction: By entrusting specific responsibilities to vendors, event planners can significantly reduce stress. Vendors take ownership of their roles, allowing the hosts to enjoy the event without worrying about the details.

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Get in Touch

At Common Sense Events, we’re here to help you create unforgettable moments. Click the button below for our website contact form or reach out through the following channels:

Phone: (760) 805-9169


Whether you have additional questions, want to discuss your event ideas, or need assistance, our team is ready. Your vision plus our expertise will ensure that your event is extraordinary!