An 11-acre ranch just an hour outside Yosemite National Park, The Meadows By Forty Eleven is a rustic-chic white barn wedding venue offering couples a fresh, romantic wedding destination. We offer everything you need on your wedding weekend. From your engagement to your rehearsal dinner, we believe a high-quality experience fits your style, reaches your budget, and brings your dreams to life.

Deciding where to have your wedding is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. That’s why we offer more than a wedding venue. We offer a romantic and outdoorsy experience that includes a full weekend rental, wedding coordination, event planning and design, and all the accessories you need for the rustic wedding of your dreams.

Ditch the overwhelm of planning your wedding. You’ve found the right venue!

Retreat-style weddings for modern couples + boho chic dreamers

Elevated Rustic Wedding Venue in Sonora, CA


01. About The Meadows

You’re in the thick of planning your wedding. All you want is a day that flows with ease, a rustic venue that gets your elevated rustic style, and wedding professionals you can trust to get all the details just right. But no matter where you look, it feels like you can’t get it all, especially if you want all your wedding events to take place at the same venue. 

We’re the go-to wedding experts you’ve been looking for!

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02. meet the OWNER

Just an hour outside Yosemite National Park, you’ll find The Meadows By Forty Eleven, an 11-acre ranch offering an elevated rustic meets boho-chic vibe to couples who crave a curated feel for their day. We believe that a wedding venue isn’t just a place. It’s an experience.

Last year, we transformed our family property into a dreamy white barn wedding destination. When you book with us, you get seamless packages and transparent pricing so you always know what’s included upfront. We offer wedding coordination, event design, budget planning, and even set up and clean up alongside rental of our Main House, Bridal Bungalow, and The Barn.

The Meadows

Sonora Wedding Venue


Nichole Wren 

Nichole owner of Forty Eleven + highly experienced wedding professional and photographer obsessed with making your day stress-free and fun. I have a theory that my history with theater makes me a pro at the production of your wedding day. Plus, our team has over 100 weddings planned and years of experience photographing, planning, and designing wedding days. In other words, we’ve got you.

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I’d love to introduce MYSELF.



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At The Meadows, we offer retreat-style weddings for couples who crave a venue with an elevated rustic vibe. But we don’t just offer exlusive 3-day use of our property. We’re here for you every step of the way to plan and style the wedding you’ve always wanted without all the effort. Host everything from your rehearsal dinner to the ceremony all in one place.
When you book with us, everything is included, from styled tablescapes to budget planning. We believe in providing you a seamless experience, our full attention, and only the best vendors for your day. Nestled in the hills of Sonora, California, The Meadows is just one hour outside Yosemite National Park. Come see why we’re the perfect fit!

the details

Your wedding is the most important moment of your life.
Shouldn’t you have it all on your day?

1. investment 

2. How it all works 

3. FAQs

Exclusive 3-day use of the grounds including Main House, Bridal Bungalow, and Barn
A Full service wedding planner
Event design
Budget planning
Timeline for bridal party and vendors
Staff for decor set up and clean up
Seating and plating for up to 220 guests
Access to our inventory of rentals
Settings, table decor, signage, and props
Styled tablescapes
On site event parking

Ready to have your own go-to wedding experts to make planning your gorgeous rustic wedding a breeze?

Our package includes:

Wedding experiences that last all weekend long.



How It All works

Arrive on Friday to host your rehearsal dinner. Don’t worry about a thing-- we offer full planning and decor so all you have to do is enjoy the weekend. Your planner will facilitate set up, clean up, and vendor payments so the wedding day timeline runs smoothly.


Once we’ve worked with you to establish your wedding day vision, we invite you to view our full decor inventory so you get the best choice of table decor, signage, and props. Throughout the planning process, we offer convenient access to the property for planning purposes and venue walk-throughs. You can even have your engagement session on the property before the big day!


We invite all couples to take a tour of The Meadows to see if we’re the perfect fit! Once you book your collection, we’ll contact you to begin the planning process. From recommending and communicating with vendors to planning a budget to designing inspiration boards, we’re here to plan the wedding of your dreams.




Do you have a list of preferred vendors to use?
We sure do! From wedding photographers to florists and caterers, we’ve worked with some of the best companies in the industry & would love to share their information with you!

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How many weddings have you done?
With over 100 weddings under our belts, we are highly experienced in our industry and are prepared for any situation that might come up during the planning process!

Question 3

Is a deposit required?
To secure your date we require a signed contract and non-refundable deposit of 25% of the total package price. A wedding is an investment, so we have broken our collections into payment plans to help. The remaining balance is divided into three additional payments with the final balance due 30 days prior to your event. Want to save a bit on your coverage? Ask about our discount for paying in full.

Question 2

How do I start the booking process?
It's as easy as an email! First, contact us to see if we have your date available. From there we walk you through everything, from going over the contract to paying your retainer. Once both are completed we can start planning your engagement session.

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Thank you! 

We will be in touch with you shortly!

Getting married should be a full-weekend experience. That’s why we’d love to show you around The meadows to make sure we’re the perfect fit.

Let’s plan the rustic wedding you can’t wait to experience for yourself! We’re here to help you with everything from planning to styling so your day is just right.
Fill out the form and we’ll get back to you with next steps. While you’re at it, check out our FAQs to get an instant answer. 

Can’t wait to meet you!

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