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Your Perfect Wedding Venue


Celebrate your love on the magical side of the Sonoran Desert our beautiful wedding venues. The many options for beautiful ceremonies and receptions at Tanque Verde Ranch make for applauded approvals of ‘Awwwws,' and ‘Oh My’s,’ and overall, a night to remember. With venues for breathtaking stargazing in the desert night, venues overlooking millions of Saguaro cacti that stand tall with the Rincon Mountains, or our indoor classic banquet rooms that smell of mesquite and accented with old-Spanish beauty; we invite you to imagine yourself amidst the captivating charm on your special day.     Perfect for outdoor ceremonies and receptions, entertain on our Rincon and Desert View Terraces. Both Terraces overlook the beautiful desert mountains and Saguaro National State Park. The Rincon Terrace features a massive stone fireplace with a mantel to add decoration and charm to accentuate your wedding theme. The Desert View Terrace is a spacious patio that allows for numerous amounts of arrangements for your aisle and audience, and for your dining layout. The infinite desert-scene upon these terraces will illuminate the endless love you and your soulmate share, and will never be forgotten.     Our Cottonwood Grove endears a fairytale wedding among the tree-lit plaza. The thick Cottonwood trees scatter throughout, holding strands of patio lights above several stone fire pits, and over the majority of the grove. Embark down into the desert forest where you and your guests can adventure through your ceremony and reception by the crackling fires of mesquite. Your wedding celebration at the Cottonwood Grove will be remembered forever as the night your love traveled into the desert, through the woods, and into everyone’s hearts and memories.     If Cinderella and Prince Charming were to travel by horseback to their wedding, they’d be on their way to the Saguaro Room. A beautiful dual-staircase of brick and concrete swirl down into your wedding celebration. Enter into a room with Aztec accented décor, a natural stone fireplace, elegant southwestern chandeliers, and thick wooden beams to hold the frame of this spacious room. You and your guests will be among the finest of western class. Be sure to take in the beautiful desert night air while you step outside upon a patio lined with fire-pits. Overall, be remembered for your entrance, your style, and ultimately, your Cinderella and Prince Charming story.       Walk down the aisle to a wooden balcony that projects off the lawn and into the desert beauty of the Rincon Mountains and Saguaro National Park. The Cactus View venue is a secluded site with a grassy green lawn that holds one of the best views at Tanque Verde Ranch. Scattered Cottonwood trees with patio lights that weave throughout the lawn. The wooden balcony is a perfect focal point for you and your wedding party and can be decorated with a numerous amount of options to fit your theme. Make this view your own for your wedding day.  

Great On-Site Locations for your Wedding Photos

  With the venues already being picture-perfect, we know how important it is to get quality photographs with unique character. Tanque Verde Ranch offers plenty of get-away locations to get those perfect shots, candid, and portrait! We have the Mesquite Arch, located off of the Cottonwoods that provides a beautiful and natural tunnel of trees.     The Old Homestead sits on a hill that overlooks the Ranch and the vast Sonoran Desert. With aged character and lots of history, the Old Homestead is perfect for capturing romance with an astonishing backdrop.     Lake Corchran is an oasis set in the desert. With mesquite trees, and the sun dancing off the lake, it delivers a captivating ambiance for your wedding photos.   Tanque Verde Ranch has, even more, venues and photography locations available for you, your partner, and your family. The possibilities are endless when it comes to deciding how you want your special day to unfold. See our website for more possibilities and descriptions of potential wedding venues for your special day. Here at the Ranch, we strive to make your wedding dreams come true through our various options. We look forward to helping you find a perfect venue with the character and charm that you and your guests will remember forever. Please contact us with questions, and concerns, as we look forward to accommodating your needs.