Photo of the Foothills Event Center by Randy Jackson PhotographyIf you’re looking for a chic, modern, well-equipped and easily accessible destination setting for your big day, you will fall in love with the Foothills Event Center and the possibilities this unique space offers!

The Foothills Wedding of Your Dreams

Capture your most precious moments with our romantic views and elegant backdrops! Nestled in the heart of Grass Valley, the Foothills Event Center is an indoor, climate-controlled venue with an adjustable stage, historical bar, adaptable lighting, and a full sound system.
Our graceful ballroom leads to an outdoor covered patio, perfect for entertaining guests during your reception. Whether you’re visualizing a simple gathering with a few family and friends or an elaborate formal affair, you’ll discover what you’re dreaming of.

We believe in creating beautiful memories that will last long after you vow “I Do”!

Wedding reception at the FoothillsWith elegant yet understated decor in neutral tones, we’re the perfect canvas to reflect your distinctive wedding style.
Our festive venue is lined with huge windows, romantic sheers, and chic market lights. The Foothills Event Center’s selection of transformational space decor includes ivory or white flowing sheers, evergreen arches, wine barrel bar tables for a rustic altar, and more!
When you visit, you’ll see why many brides make the breathtaking Foothills Event Center the backdrop for their Nevada County wedding ceremony and reception.

Top Nevada County Wedding Venue

Let the best day of your life begin here in the heart of Nevada County! We invite you to come take a tour and see what the buzz is all about.

The Foothills Event Center is just a five-minute drive from downtown Grass Valley.

A recent wedding at the Foothills Event CenterWith a variety of open celebration spaces, the Foothills is the perfect place for a celebration to remember!
The ballroom leads to an outdoor covered patio with plenty of space for hors d’oeuvres and drinks. It is adorned with beautiful climbing roses, a gorgeous backdrop for your wedding pictures!
We can set up your ceremony however you would like, and we will help you create the day of your dreams. Our experienced event coordinators will help you every step of the way in designing the perfect plan for your wedding, based on how many guests will attend as well as your décor theme.

Bride and two of her bridesmaids in a Nevada County wedding at the Foothills

Photo taken at the Foothills by Andrew & Melanie Photography

Nevada County Wedding Professionals

Let’s face it: wedding planning can be stressful…but it can also be a lot of fun! It provides an excellent opportunity to grow your relationship with your beloved, to experience new things and to, well, have some fun! Our suggestions for a stress-free and enjoyable plan are always the same: select talented wedding pros for your dream team and do what you want.

Wedding pros are there to help you plan your perfect day and alleviate stress.

Nevada County is chock-full of wedding professionals who are fired up to help make your wedding everything you wish for and more. But putting together those valuable pieces can be a monumental task. Luckily, the Foothills maintains and updates a list of the best wedding professionals in the Grass Valley and Nevada City area. We want to help make the process much more manageable! Just ask about our Preferred Vendors list.

Schedule a Tour

We encourage you to come and experience the beauty and elegance of the Foothills Event Center!
To schedule your free, personalized tour, send us an email or call us at (530) 271-1000.