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Ravenswood

Ravenswood Historic Site 

Simply romantic and unparalleled, Ravenswood is Livermore Area Recreation and  Park District's signature location for weddings and special events. The site is nestled among 40-acres that provides the ideal backdrop for your special day. Featuring a private tree lined drive, spacious grounds with sprawling lawns, a gazebo, working vineyards, and rose garden provides the perfect setting for any occasion. Rental includes folding white chairs, tables, and an operational kitchen. Ravenswood is available April through October from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. and November through March from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. To inquire about renting this facility, please email facilities@larpd.org

Minimonies at Ravenswood

Introducing outdoor "minimonies" (mini-ceremonies) at Ravenswood Historic Site. Exchange your vows with up to 25 guests in an outdoor setting in respect to all aspects of social distancing. Choose from multiple ceremony locations including the romantic garden gazebo, rustic covered tree patch or the timeless shaded tree archway.  The bride's room, tables, chairs, restrooms, parking, and building attendant are included. Applicants have the option to host an intimate reception that can include a champagne toast, and individually prepackaged meals. Minimonies are a maximum of four (4) hours. For details and information, email facilities@larpd.org

Ravenswood Historic Site Video Slide Show

Facility Event Rental Process

Applications are accepted eighteen (18) months in advance from your desired date, and are accepted on first-come-first-serve basis; desired dates, times, and facility location vary.  To book and reserve the date, applicants are required to submit a completed and signed Facility Rental Application and a refundable deposit. All other rental fees are due forty-five (45) days prior to the event date. Submitting an application does not guarantee and/or secure a facility, date, or desired times. Applications and deposits may be submitted to the Robert Livermore Community Center at 4444 East Avenue, Livermore CA 94550 or emailed to facilities@larpd.org

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Hold a Date

Applicants will have the ability to hold a date up to sixty (60) days prior to their rental date. Applicants will be required to submit a completed Facility Rental Application and a nonrefundable hold fee of $50 to hold a rental date. Applicants will have the ability to change their reservation date one (1) time after the original hold date. Any additional date changes will be subjected to an additional $50 nonrefundable hold fee. To execute the hold reservation date, the applicant will be required to submit a payment for their outstanding rental fees, including the refundable deposit, and any other qualifying rental forms no later then forty-five (45) days prior to their rental date. Applicants who fail to meet these requirements will result in their facility rental being cancelled and a refund will not be issued, including withholding the refundable deposit. 

Facility Rental Application

Rental Fees

Resident Fees Non Resident Fees
Minimonie - 4 hours / max capacity: 25 people $1,000 $1,000
Hourly Rental Rate $285 $315
Additional Fees
Refundable Deposit $750
Transaction Fee (Non Refundable) $55
*Insurance Fee $200
*Alcoholic Liability Insurance Fee $100
Cleaning Fee (Non Refundable) $150
Lawn Games (Daily Fee) $250
*Insurance Fee is subjected to change and is determined and charged based on market rate.

Copyrighted image used with permission from Danielle Poff