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        Whether your wedding plans are for indoors or outdoors, River Lodge is a romantic and scenic wedding destination. River Lodge offers a 13,000 square foot facility with multiple configurations of usage for your event and can hold 500 people comfortably. River Lodge is the perfect setting for a ceremony, reception or both as well as a rehearsal dinner and time on Sunday to tear down! Booking your wedding at River Lodge provides usage of a commercial kitchen, use of the outdoor space and amenities, linen rental, multi-stall restroom facilities and three days of access to the facility for set-up, rehearsal, ceremony, reception and tear down along with much more detailed below.

Lodging is within walking distance and discounts are available for qualifying stays at a Fortuna lodging facility.  


Floor Plan

 Day  Price  Deposit
 Wedding Package  $5,000  $1,000

The River Lodge Wedding Package is all-inclusive, allowing you and your party the use of any of the following that is available at the River Lodge, should you need or desire it:

  • The entire facility for day of your wedding
  • On site staff assistance
  • Five-foot round tables that accommodate up to 8 people
  • Eight-foot rectangular tables that accommodate up to 10 people
  • Square bistro tables (4 available)
  • White table linens and napkins
  • Portable Bars (2 available)
  • Podium (2 available)
  • 400 square foot dance floor
  • Commercial kitchen (complete with dinner plates, salad bowls, water goblets, wine glasses, champagne flutes, and silverware)
  • Room set-up and tear-down
  • Crew, if needed, for a turnover from a wedding to a reception
  • Adjustable lighting
  • Outdoor BBQ (group to provide wood/ briquettes)
  • Outdoor fire pits (group to provide wood)
  • Sound system equipped with wireless microphones
  • 1,000 square foot stage area
  • Grand Piano

Our staff is here to make your wedding a memorable day that is enjoyable for you and your guests. If you have needs that the preceding list has not addressed, please ask us, we may be able to accommodate certain additional requests.


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DECORATIONSFirst and foremost, safety is a priority.

  • Candles are permitted, with the exception of tapers.
  • All candles must be contained and prevented from dripping on table linens.
  • If a group desires to hang decorations from beams, etc., group will need to provide a ladder.
  • When hanging items, please use removable tape or white Sticky Tac.

Helpful Measurements:

Lobby Mantle           9’ 9 ½” Length x 10 ¾” Depth
Front of Stage          33’ 3” Width x 3’ Height
Height of Beams     15 ½’ Approx. Height
Coho Room              9 ½’ Height
Dance Floor             20’ x 20’ 


  • Staples, Thumbtacks, and Nails
  • Plastic Confetti
  • Glitter
  • Pampas Grass
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