Outdoor Wedding Venues in AZ & UT

Southern Utah and Arizona contain outdoor wedding venues that will be sure to take your breath away. From natural red rock formations to outlooks with million-dollar views, we officiate wedding ceremonies in several unique locations. Most locations are available year-round, with room for a small- to medium-sized guest count. Our goal is to give you the wedding experience of your dreams in the astounding Wild West landscape of Utah and Arizona.

Under each separate destination, discover details regarding e.g. accessibility, guest capacity, seasonal openings, package offerings, and average weather temperatures.

If you have your own favorite spot other than our suggested wedding locations in the Southwestern US, we are pleased to offer you our wedding services there as well. Please let us know about your dream spot for your wedding, so that we can realize your destination wedding.

Southern Utah

Bryce Canyon

This national park in Southern Utah offers towering crimson-colored, spire-shaped rock formations broken up by forest-green trees. Bryce Canyon offers one ceremony location.

Zion National Park

Zion offers a wonderfull combination of rocks and water. This jewel of nature is a perfect location for small weddings. Couples looking for a silent and beautiful wedding venue in the wonderful outdoors of Southern Utah will be very glad to choose Zion NP.

Paria Wilderness/ Townsite

This beautiful landscape with views of the colorful cliffs of the Grand Staircase Escalante Monument already served as movie location. If you want a very private wedding ceremony in a real Wild West backdrop, this is the perfect location for you.

Sand Caves

This sandstone cave near Kanab offers a unique play of light and views of the surroundings. A beautiful place for intimate wedding ceremonies and beautiful wedding photos.


This slot canyon reminds of the popular Antelope Canyon. But it is much less crowded, which makes it perfect for intimate weddings. It is a beautiful backdrop for wedding photos. To reach the faszinating red Peek-a-boo Slot Canyon, a short off-road tour from Kanab is required.

Toadstool Hoodoos

Located in the Grand Staircase Escalante Monument, this mushroom shaped balanced rock formations are faszinating on its own. A short hike to this enchanting wilderness, will offer a stunning background for your wedding ceremony and will make your wedding photos even more unique.

Arches National Park

Just north of Moab, Utah, lay the natural wonders of Arches National Park. You can invite up to 80 guests to witness your confessions of love within this wonderous national park, which has year-round openings.

Moab Utah

Each of the options in Moab, Utah, differs greatly because of the area’s varying natural landscape, which is made up of massive red rock formations and areas carved out by the Green and Colorado Rivers.

Northern Arizona

White Pocket

This fascinating formation of different colored rocks belongs to the Vermilion Cliffs National Monument. Since it is very remote, it is perfect for a very intimate wedding experience. A full-day adventure comes with this wedding location.

Grand Canyon North Rim

With multiple stunning locations along the North Rim to choose from, this is a perfect choice for ceremonies with a small number of guests.

Grand Canyon South Rim

Located in Northern Arizona, the South Rim of the Grand Canyon is easier to travel to than the North Rim. It has both indoor and outdoor wedding accommodations. Whichever site you choose will leave a glorious, lasting impression.

Monument Valley

The vibrant glow of the red sand desert region near the Arizona-Utah border is magnificent on its own.

The Monument Valley offers beautiful views for your wedding. Make it even more special with a wedding on horseback.

Horseshoe Bend

Located near Page, Arizona, this horseshoe-shaped curve of the Colorado River offers breathtaking sights below and beyond. It’s a beautiful location for weddings.

Lake Powell

Straddling the Utah and Arizona border, Lake Powell is the perfect outdoor wedding venue to host your own stunning wedding ceremony. Imagine flying up above the sand via helicopter to say your vows atop of Tower Butte, with views stretching for miles over Lake Powell.

Flagstaff Area

Surrounded by pine trees and mild temperatures in summer and snow in winter the Flagstaff region in the middle of the Coconino National Forest offers different beautiful spots for your wedding. Even a giant meteorcrater near Winslow can be your wedding backdrop.

Central and Southern Arizona

Phoenix Area

The region around the capital of Arizona offers many beautiful settings for a wedding in a western sunset atmosphere. The Superstition Mountains and even an old western town for a Wild West style wedding are located in this area.

Salt River

Salt River near the Saguaro Lakes in Central Arizona creates a beautiful atmoshphere. This oasis in the desert is a perfect spot for intimate wedding ceremonies. A wedding on horseback can be arranged as well in this region.

Tucson Area

The ancient Saguaro cactuses shape the landscape of the Tucson Area. This symbols of the Sonoran desert are hundreds of years old. Every arm of the cactus stands for 50 years. What a great location to tie the knot for a long lasting marriage as well. With its warm wheater during the winter months it is a perfect destination for a wedding during the months October trough March. The summer months are pretty hot here.

Catalina State Park

This beautiful State Park near Tucson offers stunning views of the Catalina mountains and a unique combination of water and saguaro cactutes. This oasis in the Sonoran Desert even offers designated areas and an amphitheater for a perfect and comfortable outdoor-wedding for both, weddings with more guests and intimate weddings.