The Red Earth Venue in Moab, Utah: A Wedding Planning Guide 

Highlighting Abbey and Michael’s wedding at The Red Earth Venue in Moab, UT

I’m still in awe of Abbey and Michael’s wedding on September 1st at The Red Earth Venue in Moab, Utah – considered one of the most romantic destinations in the United States, Honestly, this venue stands out as one of the most stunning places I’ve ever photographed a wedding, and I can’t stop raving about it. In this blog post, I want to give you a break from your search for the ideal wedding venue in Utah. Trust me, after witnessing Abbey and Michael’s magical day, I have a feeling you’ll be as captivated by this venue as I was!

What’s so great about The Red Earth Venue in Moab? 

I’m so glad you asked! The Red Earth Venue is known for its stunning red rock landscape, and breathtaking views of the La Sal mountains. When you book this venue, you’re basically booking a private piece of Canyonland national park for you and your loved ones to capture one of the most important events of your life. 

The Red Earth Venue is located on 17 acres in the heart of the Canyons. This venue was created with the intentionality to preserve as much of the pre-existing canyon without mass environmental impact. So, imagine a small footprint with gorgeous views of the Canyonland National Park that leaves you truly speechless the moment that you step on the venue grounds. 

Fun fact, The Red Earth Venue in Moab was established by Angela Hayes, a talented wedding and portrait photographer from Moab, UT! Angela’s vision was perfectly aligned in creating a venue that is both welcoming and intimate, while also letting the natural surroundings shine. As a former park ranger, Angela aimed to design a space specifically for weddings that minimizes impact of the area. A standout feature is undeniably the stunning views of the national park. Combined with the option to dine outdoors and celebrate special moments in an eco-conscious manner.

How Many Guests Can The Red Earth Venue Accommodate? 

The Red Earth Venue offers both indoor and outdoor wedding options with a maximum capacity of 120 guests for larger celebrations. The generous maximum capacity for an elopement is 30 guests! Additionally, the venue provides parking space for up to 50 cars.

Another noteworthy feature of the venue is its two ADA-compliant restrooms, ensuring accessibility for all guests.

Wedding Venue Investment

The Red Earth Venue investment starts at $5,000 with the option to rent furniture, decor items, and event services. You can contact the venue here to receive an individualized quote. 

Wedding Celebration Spaces 

The venue includes a 1,800 square-foot indoor glass venue with a 2,300 square feet brick patio for outdoor dining and celebration. 

For a desert wedding ceremony experience, many couples opt for the desert platform site. This site is a short .25m walk from the glass venue. For guests who are unable to walk to the platform, the site can also be accessed by vehicle. 

The Red Earth venue also offers rentals such as: 

  • 9ft wood farm tables
  • Wood hourglass chairs
  • Custom-built cocktail tables
  • Welcome table
  • A cake table and sweetheart table
  • Fire pits
  • Easels
  • Flameless candle lighting
  • Corn hole
  • Lounge furniture, and more! 

A Seamless Wedding Planning Experience: Exclusive Trusted Local Vendor List

In addition to the diverse celebration spaces and rental options, the venue boasts an extensive trusted local vendor list to create a seamless wedding planning experience. So, check out their local vendor guide, here! From officiants to florals, to photo booths and lodging, their vendor list checks off all of the boxes! 

Want more inspiration for your Moab elopement or wedding? Check out this blog! For more desert wedding and elopement photo ideas, visit my Pinterest! 

Destination Wedding and Elopement Photographer + Videographer | Kali M Photos + Film 

Whether you’re seeking to infuse a non-traditional vibe into a conventionally classic wedding or crafting an entirely unprecedented way to say “I do,” you deserve more than just an ordinary photography experience. So, you deserve a destination wedding photography and videography experience as distinctive as you are, and my friend, you’ve just discovered it. Secure your date here!

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