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Wedding Decor

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Travel and Lodging
    Q: Are our guests able to camp / stay on the property? A: Guests are not permitted to camp or stay on the property. There are camgrounds, hotels and vacation home rentals available nearby. We recommend visiting to see lodging in the Portola/Graeagle area. __________ Q: How far is Walton's Grizzly Lodge from the nearest airport? A: Our site is an approximate 50 minute drive from the Reno-Tahoe International Airport in Reno, Nevada.
  • Lodge Rules
    Q: What hours are included in my rental? A: The site will be open to begin set up at 12:00 pm. Last call at the bar is 10:30 pm, and music ends by 11:00 pm. Guests are to be off property by midnight. __________ Q: Can we have candles or campfires? A: Open flames of any kind are prohibited, including cigarettes. __________ Q: Can we swim in the lake? A: We have a strict no swimming policy. __________ Q: Are pets allowed on property? A: Unfortunately, pets are not permitted on site.
  • Event Specifics
    Q: Is there an on-site wedding planner? A: We do not have an on-site wedding planner, but will provide a list of recommended vendors. Our staff will be on-site during your event to address site related needs or questions. All other event details are the responsibility of the client. __________ Q: Can we see the property before booking? A: Yes! Please call our office to set up a time to tour the venue. __________ Q: What happens if it rains? A: In the event of rain you have the option to move your ceremony and/or reception into the Lodge. We can also work with you if you decide to rent a tent. __________ Q: Is there space for a DJ or band? A: Yes. Our site accomodates a DJ or band. __________ Q: Can we bring our own alcohol? A: Yes, clients provide their own alcohol and licensed bartender. Lakeside Weddings allows a Signature Cocktail Hour followed by beer and wine only. __________ Q: Is there a bride and bridal party preparation area? A: The bridal party is welcome to get ready in one of our on-site cabins.
  • Other
    Q: What things are available to do nearby? A: Plumas County offers numerous hiking and recreational opportunities. In addition there are a number of breweries and dining options nearby. Feel free to let us know what you and your guests are interested in and we can recommend accordingly. __________ Q: Can we host the rehersal dinner on-site the day before? A: The rental fee includes a 1 hour rehearsal the day before your wedding. The site may also be available for a rehearsal dinner for an additional fee.
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