What makes Osoyoos B.C. the best place to marry? Firstly, Okanagan weddings are second to none. You’ll love that it is surrounded by desert. It’s actually Canada’s most desert-like region. And say goodbye to those very none lovable wedding rain clouds. Secondly, add in miles of rolling green hills. And lush grape-filled Vineyards. And thus Osoyoos weddings are super popular.
Thirdly, Osoyoos BC is known for being the Southernmost tip of Okanagan Lake. And because of this, you’ll delight in the warmest lake in Canada. Most importantly, enjoy the best Okanagan wedding venues. And Okanagan luxury weddings in Canada! Lastly, weddings in Okanagan are fun for family and all your extended friends and family too!
History Buffs will love Osoyoos.
Osoyoos is a great opportunity to learn about the town’s rich history. Aboriginal and pioneer artifacts abound here. You’ll learn about the history of this popular location, which is the furthest South along the Okanagan Valley. Be sure to check out Destination Osoyoos. They have great information about summer events and activities. All geared for group destination wedding fun!
Osoyoos Weather – Destination Wedding Heaven
What makes Osoyoos weather ideal for a destination wedding? First of all, the hottest weather season is mid-June. And it stays beautifully hot right up until last-September. For brides, keep in mind the hottest month is normally August. With average daily highs of approx 32 C. And lows of 15 C., Of course, what makes Osoyoos most famous is the Okanagan sun!
The cloudier part of the year is normally in late October. Similarly, it brings in the wetter season. So you won’t have to worry much about a summer rain-out wedding. Odds are, if you marry in Osoyoos, you’ll miss the rain entirely. Sunsets are normally later in the evening, especially during July and August. So you may want to plan your ceremony at a later time. As well as your reception. General weather information for Osoyoos can be found at Osoyoos.ca.
Osoyoos Hotels & Resorts
Great ready, and set to have the wedding of a lifetime at the Waterfront Beach Resort. It is ideally located in the heart of downtown Osoyoos. You’ll love the intimate beach ceremony option. Or consider a lavish and elegant cocktail soiree. They can easily accommodate both.
Best of all, their premier location is perfect for those one-of-a-kind wedding photos. The resort showcases the town’s beautiful beachfront. And don’t forget the scenic mountains and blue Osoyoos Lake. They both provide the most amazing Okanagan wedding backdrop.
A second gorgeous wedding location is Spirit Ridge Lake Resort. This resort is located within a beautiful vineyard. Additionally, you’ll be immersed in Native Cultural history splendour. The Sacred Osoyoos Indian band lends itself to its artful decor. You’ll come for the delicious food and fabulous wine. But you’ll extend your stay because of all these unique property offers.
Osoyoos Restaurants – Destination Wedding Delights!
Are you looking for fabulous food options in Osoyoos? The hotels and resorts we offer have fantastic dining options. You’ll never lack in great food options at any time during your Osoyoos vacation stay. Above all, there are lots of other Osoyoos restaurant options to choose from as well. I’ve added a few of my favourite options below. Your guests will be sure to be raving about them for years to come!
One of my favourites is the Black Sage Bistro. It’s conveniently located at the Desert Hills Estate Winery. Just a short drive away in beautiful Oliver, BC. To start, you’ll enjoy a beautiful patio that overlooks the 24-acre estate vineyard. Here you delight in Indian food. With French and Italian influences melded in. And wait till you pair it with one of their award-winning wines. And this property is also well set up for wedding ceremonies and receptions.
Another top pick for restaurants is the Burrowing Owl Estate Winery, Sonora Room. This lovely restaurant can be found within the region’s most scenic splendour. The philosophy of the chef is to mix local products with fresh seasonal fruits. Then combine with Artisan bread and locally made cheese. Now, does that sound delicious? Just add in 140 acres of picturesque vineyards. And you’ll enjoy one of the Okanagan Valleys’ best vineyards.
Osoyoos Wine Tours
One of the best reasons to marry in Osoyoos is the top-rated group wine tours. I highly recommend planning a tour with your group. There are several options to choose from. In other words, the perfect wine tour can be set for a pre-wedding event. Or even a much-awaited post-wedding extravaganza. One option is Wine Tours Gone South. They are a very welcoming local company. That provides several great tour options. My favourite is the 4-6 Osoyoos winery tour.
You may also want to consider a Taste of Wine Country where you can enjoy a group wine tasting excursion and then combine it with a group dinner. Wine tours can be the highlight for your group wedding vacation experience. Of course, second only to your beloved wedding celebration.
Winery Bride tips
Be sure to stock up with some of B.C’s best wine for your rehearsal dinner. Or even better, your festive Okanagan wedding reception. Check out one of my favourites; Nk’Mip wines. They offer fabulous tours. Not to mention great wedding party gifts!
The bigger your Okanagan Wedding, the more golfers lovers you have in your group. And Osoyoos golf courses are the perfect complement to a well-rounded vacation experience. You’ll find the Osoyoos Golf Club is one of your best Okanagan golf options. It offers Canada’s only desert-style golf course. Additionally, two 18 hole championship golf courses can be played from morning till night. You’ll find this beloved golf course right in the heart of the town of Osoyoos.
Similarly, the Sonora Dunes Golf Course is your other number one Osoyoos golfing choice. This golf course invites golfers of all levels. All while enjoying breathtaking views of Lake Osoyoos and the scenic surrounding mountains.
Osoyoos Wedding Venues
Resorts here in Osoyoos offer unique and amazing venues. However, there are outside venues that can be spectacular as well. Firstly take a look at Casa Del Mila Oro. Great for an intimate Okanagan wedding venue. They offer event capacity for guests up to 80. A full kitchen will provide for all your menu needs. It offers a dream beach location, perfect for beach destination weddings. And what’s additionally great is the poolside ballroom. This prime location venue comfortably seats up to 80 guests as well.
Covert Farms Estate Winery is another lovely choice. Especially if you are planning a large destination wedding. The wedding capacity is a generous 180 guests. It’s easy to see why with over 650 acres of stunning natural landscape and vineyards. A live band is a must! Dance the night away amongst the local sheep, heritage ducks and highland cows. Plus, it has a full outdoor games area for endless fun with your wedding group.
Here at Liz Moore Destination Weddings, we have you covered for all your destination wedding needs. These are just a few of the resorts and outside venues we offer. Additionally, we are well set up to take care of your guest’s travel needs.
Unique Wedding Venues!
You may want a completely self-contained venue where accommodations and wedding festivities can happen in one happy place. Or you may want to marry in a unique venue. Either way, we can provide accommodations for all your guests. As well as transportation to and from group events. Allow us to make your Osoyoos destination wedding dreams come true!
And don’t forget to check out other popular Okanagan wedding locations. We love Osoyoos. But we also love Pentiction Weddings and Kelowna Weddings too. Not to mention Vernon B. C. All four Okanagan wedding destinations can be yours!
If you would like to view Osoyoos’ additional information, check out this video by the Northern Viking Explorer!