Congratulations on your engagement!
Thank you for your interest in our services. However,
Julie Atwood Events and Atwood Ranch are accepting no further wedding bookings at this time.
*** Please note that the Red Bluff ranch is a private equine facility, and does not host social events.
Best wishes, and happy-ever-after, to all!

Welcome to Julie Atwood Events and The Atwood Ranch, Glen Ellen, California

The Vineyard Ranch in Sonoma Valley is available for weddings & social events hosted exclusively by our clients who support regional non-profits.

A minimum, direct contribution of $10,000 to a local organization, selected from our list, provides you with exclusive access for your wedding or other private celebration. Clients choose and make their tax-deductible donation(s) directly to the charity(ies) that fit their vision for fostering a better world.

JAE and The Atwood Ranch are long-time supporters of local organizations serving foster children, seniors, LGBT & community health services, disaster preparedness, animal welfare, sustainable agriculture initiatives, Bay Area fine & performing arts, and conservation education. Julie Atwood Events specializes in complete planning, design, and management services for private social and corporate events.

Our vendors include elite wineries and estates in Sonoma Valley and the North Bay. Your event partners will chosen from the very best local chefs, artisan producers, musicians, and craftsmen. Your event is designed “from the table up,” beginning with menus created exclusively for you by the chefs, bringing a fine dining restaurant experience to your guests.


May 4-7, 2017

Julie Atwood is a long-time local, providing unparalleled insider knowledge and more than 25 years of experience in luxury event design and management. Actively involved with agriculture and conservation organization’s in Marin and Sonoma counties, her event philosophy has emphasized sustainability since the very beginning. Atwood has been a leader in supporting local resources and socially- and environmentally-responsible hospitality.

spacerJulie Atwood Events and the Atwood Ranch have set a high standard of philanthropy, supporting Northern California charitable organizations through pro-bono services, and by the generosity of JAE clients.   Please see our “Giving Back” page to learn more!

Please send all inquiries to:
Include your name & email contact, and the date of the event.

If you are inquiring about a corporate event or charity benefit,
please provide your business/organization name, as well.

Tell us about the event you’re planning, the estimated number of guests,
and whether this will be a destination, or “day-trip” event.

JAE will respond as quickly as we are able, usually, within a day or two.
We are happy to send a sample contract, which details inclusions,
restrictions and other important information. Just ask!

To see a list of Bay Area non-profits we support, please visit our COMMUNITY page.