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Top Wedding Reception venues in Phoenix, AZ

Custom 1960's single level home
  • $150/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a few hours
  • Tempe, AZ
West Side Event Center
  • $400/hr
  • New
  • 5.0 (0)
  • Instant book
  • Responds within a day
  • Glendale, AZ

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Frequently Asked Questions about Wedding Reception venues

Do I need my own production or event insurance in Phoenix?
Yes. All renters are required to carry Comprehensive Liability and Property Damage insurance with liability coverage of no less than $1,000,000.
What protection plans are available for bookings in Phoenix on Giggster?
Giggster offers Damage Protection coverage that you can add to a booking at checkout. Learn more about Giggster's Damage Protection coverage.
What types of locations can I book in Phoenix?
You can choose from 42 types! Just search for locations in Phoenix at, then click 'Filters' to look for something specific.
How many Wedding Reception venues are available in Phoenix?
Right now, there are 12 Wedding Reception venues available in Phoenix.
What payment methods does Giggster accept for Phoenix bookings?
You can pay for your booking with a credit card, or with ACH or wire transfer for bookings over $4k.
What is the cancellation policy for Phoenix guests on Giggster?
Refund options vary, based on when the booking is canceled. Learn more about Giggster's cancellation and refund policy.
What are the cleaning and safety policies for Phoenix locations on Giggster?
Now more than ever, your health and safety is our number one priority. We've outlined specific health and safety requirements for both hosts and guests. Learn more about Giggster's COVID-19 Health & Safety Measures.
What locations available near Phoenix?
You'll find up to 42 different types of locations in Phoenix. Just start a search at and narrow things down with the 'Filter' option.
Is there an extra cost to add more attendees to my Phoenix booking?
Yes. Pricing tiers are based on group size. For example, if you booked a space for a group of 1-5 for $30/hr, the price per person is $6/hr. Each additional person would increase the rate by $6/hr.
How much are average location rentals in Phoenix?
Rental rates vary with the type and features of the location, but the average rate in Phoenix is $261 per hour.
Why should I choose Giggster over other platforms offering rentals in Phoenix?
Giggster's got your back — and we know our stuff. Our Customer Support team is knowledgeable and accessible, we offer white glove Select service to help you find the perfect location, and we're experts on the unique needs of production teams.
What is the price range for Wedding Reception venues in Phoenix, AZ?
Booking prices vary with the property type, features, and rental length, but generally a 1-hour booking will be in the range of $150 to $400.
Which Wedding Reception venues are most popular in Phoenix, AZ in 2024?
The top 3 Wedding Reception venues in Phoenix, AZ right now are Custom 1960's single level home, West Side Event Center and Traditional American Bistro in Scottsdale, AZ.
How do I book a Phoenix location on Giggster?
When you find the right venue, you can connect with the host to get additional info and work out the details. Once everything is all set, you can book and pay for the location in a couple of clicks. Learn more about booking locations.
How do I cancel a Phoenix reservation request?
You can contact our team to request a cancellation. Learn more about our cancellation policy.

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About Phoenix

Phoenix, Arizona, often called the "Valley of the Sun," rests near the Sonoran Desert. The city's pioneers almost called it Pumpkinville, given the overgrowth of wild pumpkins in the area. One fun fact is Phoenix, AZ, appears in the opening sequence of Alfred Hitchcock's "Psycho."

Besides its rich history, several tidbits make the city an even more fascinating metropolis. The untrimmed, dead palm trees around the city's older neighborhoods house the country's largest population of rosy-faced lovebirds. Speaking of which, lovebirds can exchange their vows against the city's natural beauty, with several settings to get hitched.

The Valley of the Sun has numerous settings for rehearsal dinners, corporate events, and other occasions. The wedding venues in Phoenix will easily sweep you off your feet as the settings for beautiful love stories and new beginnings. You'll find the perfect spot, whether you want to crown your nuptials at a downtown Phoenix or Paradise Valley location.

Why Phoenix is the Best Destination for Receptions

Phoenix, Arizona, is in one of the country's wettest and greenest dry areas, the Sonoran Desert. You can produce your dream celebration in the most stunning location, with numerous wedding reception venues in Phoenix. Leverage the city's merits to plan a beautiful wedding ceremony and reception.

Indoor and Outdoor Venues
The desert life blends beautifully with event spaces in Phoenix. It isn't your usual desert town, and the beautiful year-round sunny weather allows you to rent an indoor wedding venue or explore outdoor spaces.

Event Space Options
The wide array of special occasion settings ranges from country clubs with a desert view to sprawling golf course grounds that can comfortably host a sizeable guest list. Several spaces can give the Wedgewood Weddings backdrop a run for its money!

Picture Perfect Backdrops
Besides the score of unique wedding venues, Phoenix has some of the most picturesque backdrops. There are mountains in and around the city, including the Superstition Mountains, Camelback Mountain, and South Mountain ranges. Alongside blank slate studios and lofts with exposed beams and high ceilings, any wedding venue in the city promises to produce beautiful photos.

Phoenix is conveniently located in the Southwestern United States, and it's just a short drive from other major cities via air, bus, or rail. Van Buren, the city's main thoroughfare, opens the downtown area to areas in and out of Phoenix.

The Mexican Food
Phoenix is a great place for Mexican food lovers to enjoy authentic flavors. Each event venue offers catering services or they can connect you to businesses that deliver fantastic menus customized for weddings and everything in between.

Reception Companies in Phoenix

Getting the wheel in motion starts with finding a backdrop for your wedding day, and your perfect venue is somewhere in Phoenix, Arizona! Create lasting memories on your special day in the Valley of the Sun; the city has lists of things that make it an ideal host for unforgettable gatherings. Top of the list are the many event-planning businesses ready to help you realize your wedding vision.

Sensational Events
Sensational Events has three decades of experience planning weddings and other special events. They'll ensure your big day reflects your style and beliefs, using a personalized approach to organize the occasion. The design team considers your wedding a choreographed dance and will pour their creativity into your reception space.

Party Masters Events + Services
A lot goes into the time between "yes" to "I do," and Party Masters Events + Services is the planner you want walking with you through every step. The business in Scottsdale offers full-service planning, with experience organizing birthdays, graduations, wedding ceremonies, and other events. They offer several wedding packages and can help you navigate marriage license requirements.

Dads Catering Services
This family-owned business has served thousands of private parties and weddings across Phoenix, AZ. They'll customize each meal to your liking after discussing your expectations. Their commitment to using the freshest ingredients ensures they deliver mouthwatering dishes to your Phoenix wedding venue that will have everyone asking for seconds.

Customize Your Event: Reception Trends in Phoenix

You've secured a breathtaking backdrop for your wedding that easily outdoes the Croft Downtown, by Wedgewood Weddings, and Chateau Luxe. It checks a major to do off your list, and securing the wedding venue in Phoenix, Arizona, greenlights most other things. For instance, you can start working on a sitting chart based on your guest count and determine how to decorate the reception space. You'll want to make it an A-list experience, and these tips should help you customize the event space:

Traditional Wedding Reception Venues in Phoenix
You'll never go wrong with a traditional setting for your wedding. Wedding venues with access to dual spaces, such as a grand ballroom and manicured lawns, work best. Set up a beautiful ceremony space at the outdoor space and retreat indoors for a luxury reception.

Unique Phoenix Wedding Venues in Phoenix
You and your guests will enjoy a unique experience by hosting your wedding in Phoenix. The city has uniquely beautiful wedding venues that can elevate the occasion. A country club setting in Phoenix, AZ, with stunning mountain views or a secret garden where you can host a tea party-style reception, fits the bill.

Themed Wedding at a Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix
The wedding venues in Phoenix vary significantly, with choices of indoor and outdoor spaces suited to different occasions. A desert botanical garden is the best outdoor venue for a themed wedding. The incredible panoramic views provide stunning backdrops for your wedding photos.

A Cozy Wedding Venue in Phoenix
Intimate weddings are popular among most couples who want to maintain a small guest list. A backyard or loft is an intimate setting for a laidback affair. An ideal location with an outdoor fireplace is befitting for an evening ceremony.

Annual Events in Phoenix

Your time could easily get preoccupied by searching for the perfect setting for your big day. It shouldn't be nerve-wracking, so, when you can, take a break from exploring different event spaces to see what Phoenix, AZ, offers. Play a hand of golf at a Phoenix country club or attend one of the city's annual events.

Barrett-Jackson Auction
Attend the Barrett-Jackson Auction, if you love everything to do with collectibles and happen to visit Phoenix in January. It's the best time to purchase rare spares or drive home with a classic set of wheels, for the right price. You'll also mingle with a community of collectible car lovers, but the real treat is rubbing shoulders with celebrities who attend the event!

Arizona State Fair
The Arizona State Fair is a must-attend event if you love fried food and live music. It attracts a million visitors annually, with 75 scary rides to try out over three weeks in October. You can also enjoy local dishes served by one of the 110 food booths, or catch a live concert.

Arizona Indian Festival
The Steel Indian School Park is the backdrop for the annual Arizona Indian Festival. It takes place in February, and for two days, the festival encourages tribal tourism. Visitors get to learn more about local indigenous communities.

Innings Festival
Top acts put on legendary shows during the Innings Festival. The festival happens every February/March over two consecutive weekends. You can enjoy Southern dishes and All-American favorites, or try the speed pitch or batting cage.

Top Neighborhoods in Phoenix

Strolling the city's neighborhoods is the best way to recce the city's event spaces. It gives you a better perspective of different city areas and what they offer. You might stumble upon the best wedding venue in Phoenix, Arizona, so get out and explore!

Downtown Phoenix
Downtown Phoenix is the epicenter of college life and commerce. Dine at the finest indie restaurants, catch a pro sports game, or enjoy live music. The Valley Metro Rail opens up the area to all other parts of the city, including the historic Roosevelt Row neighborhood.

Paradise Valley Village
Paradise Valley Village is the wealthiest mountain area, east of Phoenix. The desert town has some of the best golf courses in the area; if you are a golf lover, try out the Legacy Golf Club or Anthem Golf & Country Club grounds. To contain your fun within Paradise Valley, visit the Scottsdale Marketplace or the Barry Goldwater Park.

Camelback East
Escape to the Royal Palms Resort in Camelback East for a luxurious spa staycation. The neighborhood gets its name from the Camelback Mountain in the backdrop. It's where you'll find the S’edav Va’aki Museum, Tovrea Castle, and other points of interest. Outdoor enthusiasts can escape to the nearby Piestewa Peak Park or Echo Canyon Recreation Area.

Biltmore Area
North of Camelback Rd., the Biltmore neighborhood is one of the city's most coveted residential areas. The Wrigley mansion, built by the famous chewing gum industrialist William Wrigley Jr., is easily the highlight. Arizona Biltmore, a luxury resort, is also in the neighborhood.