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Congratulations! You are engaged and all of a sudden you are taking on the exciting (and sometimes daunting) task of finding the perfect venue for your big day. Lucky for you, Colorado is full of gorgeous wedding venues fit for every type of couple. Follow along with our blog series, as we explore and feature some of our absolute favorite Colorado wedding venues from the stunning Front Range all the way to the heart of the Rocky Mountains. We’ll wrap up our series with our Bucket List Venues, and it’s something you don’t want to miss!

We have been so fortunate to plan some amazing weddings and events at these spots and can’t wait for our 2021 season!


XO, Calluna


The St Julien Hotel & Spa (900 Walnut Street, Boulder, CO)
Why We Love the St. Julien : In the heart of downtown Boulder, this classic hotel offers stunning views, luxury accommodations, and amazing options for dining…oh and did we mention the fabulous spa?  We have absolutely LOVED working at the St. Julien over the years and our couples that chose the St. Julien always find ways to make their celebrations unique and special. Check out some of our favorite weddings we have done at the St. Julien here and here!

Photographer: Jodee Debes 

Flagstaff House (1138 Flagstaff Road, Boulder, CO)
Why We Love Flagstaff House : The views, the privacy and the food are all reasons we absolutely adore the Flagstaff House as a wedding venue. “Your special event should be more than just special — it should be perfect, yet personal, and utterly unforgettable. Let Flagstaff House create your private event in a gorgeous setting, with excellent service and outstanding cuisine. We are just five minutes from Boulder, offer a variety of rooms and terraces accommodating 12-200.”

Photographer: James x Schulze

Frasca Food & Wine (1738 Pearl St. Boulder, CO)
Why We Love Frasca : Frasca is the best of the best. Named 5280 ’25 Best Restaurants in Denver for 2019′, “Frasca is the creation of Master Sommelier Bobby Stuckey and Chef Lachlan Mackinnon-Patterson. Their shared passion for Friulano cuisine and fine wine is reflected in the exquisitely prepared fare and a comprehensive wine list boasting over 200 varieties.”

Photographer: James x Schulze

The Kitchen (Locations in Boulder + Denver)
Why We Love The Kitchen : A long time favorite of the Calluna Team, The Kitchen is the perfect spot for an intimate wedding. Delicious food and fabulous design makes this venue one of our favorites for a restaurant wedding.

Photographer: Rebecca Stumpf

Corrida (1023 Walnut Street #400, Boulder, CO)
Why We Love Corrida : Winner of 5280 ’25 Best Restaurants in Denver for 2019′, Corrida offers esthetically pleasing spaces with a phenomenal menu. From intimate get togethers to a 200+ rooftop patio wedding overlooking a view of the flatirons, Corrida is the perfect, picturesque spot for your event.

Photo Courtesy of: Corrida Boulder Facebook 

River Bend (501 W. Main St, Lyons, CO)
Why We Love River Bend : You simply cannot go wrong with a natural gorgeous venue like River Bend, and we are totally big fans. “River Bend is a large property right on the banks of the St. Vrain River under towering, dramatic redstone cliffs. It has a park-like feel, with plenty of open grassy space, large shade trees, and a peaceful sandstone patio on the river.” Check out some of our favorite weddings we have done at River bend here and here!Photographer:  Cassie Rosch

Photographer: Julie Harris Photography

The St. Vrain (635 3rd Ave, Longmont, CO)
Why We Love The St. Vrain : We are THRILLED to have had Sophia and Jonathan’s wedding reception at this venue in August! This venue is spacious, trendy and perfect for any couple looking to make the space their own. We loved planning and being apart of  Sophia and Jonathans special day, check more out here! This venue is perfect for every season, check out one of our favorites at The St. Vrain, Alana + Ian’s gorgeous fall wedding!

Photographer: Cassie Rosch Photography


The Four Seasons Hotel- Denver(1111 14th Street, Denver, Colorado)
Why We Love The Four Seasons-Denver : The Four Seasons Hotel-Denver is the definition of luxury. The stunning hotel in downtown Denver is just minutes from fantastic shopping boutiques, trendy bars and endless restaurants. The Hotel has several options for weddings and events and will not disappoint with their five star service on your big day! For one of our favorite weddings at The Four Seasons-Denver click here!

Photographer: Amy Caroline Photography

The Hotel Born (1600 Wewatta St. Denver, CO)
Why We Love The Hotel Born : This hotel is the epitome of chic, and we just adore everything about it. From the unique design to the ideal location, (just steps from Union Station) we know The Hotel Born would be the perfect venue for a city wedding.

Photographer: Rachel Gomez Photography

Tavernetta (1889 Sixteenth St, Denver, CO)
Why We Love Tavernetta : Located just steps away from Union Station and The Hotel Born, Tavernetta does not disappoint. From the same creators of Frasca Food + Wine, this restaurant is truly a special addition to the Denver food scene. “Tavernetta is the perfect setting for social gatherings, celebrations and business occasions. With thoughtful planning and detail, Tavernetta will personally work with you to design an event catered to your needs.”

Photo Courtesy of: Tavernetta 

Blanc(3150 Walnut Street, Denver, Colorado)
Why We Love Blanc : “Blanc is Denver’s eclectic event venue. Located in the heart of Denver, just north of the Ballpark neighborhood, the versatile space is perfect for everything from private parties to corporate events and ideal for a wedding dinner dance celebration.”

Photographer: Cassie Rosch

The Maven (1850 Wazee Street, Denver CO 80202)
Why We Love The Maven: “The Maven truly stands out among Denver wedding venues. We offer the modern, urbane Windsor Room – a grand hall capable of splitting into two, more intimate spaces. The Windsor, designed with a built-in stage that opens directly onto our Alley on the Dairy Block, is the ultimate wedding reception location in Denver for bands, DJs, and entertainment.” This is a chic alley ceremony space in Denver! This venue is truly one of a kind and so unexpected – in the best way possible!

Photographer: Laura Murray 


The Broadmoor Hotel (Colorado Springs, CO)

Why We Love The Broadmoor Hotel: “Weddings at The Broadmoor are truly a signature event. Our historic resort features a variety of enchanting venues that can accommodate receptions and ceremonies from 20 to over 1,000 guests, including the availability of the historic Pauline Memorial Chapel immediately adjacent to The Broadmoor.” We had so much fun with Melanie + Mitch at The Broadmoor this past August , you can check more out here!Photo: Frances Photography

Cloud Camp at The Broadmoor (Colorado Springs, CO)

Why We Love Cloud Camp: “The secluded setting and all-inclusive nature of Cloud Camp makes it an ideal choice for corporate retreats and groups looking to reconnect among the beauty of Colorado’s lush wilderness. Escape day-to-day routines and define a new vision in a truly inspiring setting where all of your lodging, meals, and activities are included. Arrange a fun-filled family reunion, or celebrate your wedding high above the rest of the world. Cloud Camp is perfect for anyone looking for incomparable group experience.” We hope to have a Cloud Camp wedding soon, as it is absolutely beautiful!

Photo Courtesy of: The Broadmoor

Spruce Mountain Ranch (Larkspur, CO)

Why We Love Spruce Mountain Ranch: “A perfect blend of rustic elegance, Spruce Mountain Ranch is a 450 acre premier mountain venue conveniently located just outside of Denver. Spruce Mountain Ranch features two separate properties located over a mile apart, each offering magnificent hand crafted detail and state of the art conveniences. The design and setting of the ranch makes Spruce Mountain a breathtaking backdrop for any wedding or event.”

Photographer: Heather Gray Photography

The Manor House  (Littleton, CO)
Why We Love The Manor House: Seated on top of a hill with stunning views of Denver, this Venue is truly the best of both worlds. Stunning views of the gorgeous City but still getting all the mountain vibes (What could be better?!). Gorgeous bright white space- so any look can work! To top it all off, this is in close proximity to the airport!
Photographer: Alison Vagnini Weddings 

Featured Image : Alison Vagnini Weddings 

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