Ellis Ranch Weddings and Events

Ellis Ranch Event Center, Loveland, CO - Ellis Ranch Weddings and Events

In the heart of Loveland, Colorado, Ellis Ranch weddings and events offers a spectacular backdrop for any occasion. This family-owned venue, operating for over 60 years, has transformed from an all-purpose horse training and boarding facility into a premier event center known for its breathtaking landscapes and versatile settings.

Timeless Charm of Ellis Ranch Weddings and Events

Since its inception in 1963, Ellis Ranch has been synonymous with timeless charm and rustic elegance. Managed by Shawn and Kim Ellis, the ranch remains a cherished family endeavor. When they’re not orchestrating seamless events, they enjoy outdoor adventures with their children, Allison and Garrett, and their dog, Elsie. The Ellis family’s legacy and dedication shine through every detail, making each event memorable.

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Two Unique Venues 

Known for having “the most breathtaking landscape for any event,” Ellis Ranch weddings and events feature two distinct venues: the Carriage House and the Event Center. Each offers unique features to cater to various event sizes and styles.

The Carriage House: Intimate and Picturesque

Perfect for smaller gatherings, the Carriage House at Ellis Ranch weddings and events accommodates up to 150 guests. Imagine celebrating a milestone in a charming setting, surrounded by rustic wood benches, with a stunning backdrop of trees and mountainsides. Guests can enjoy cocktails on the expansive deck under mature trees adorned with twinkling lights. The pavilion area is ideal for dining “al fresco,” and if the weather turns chilly, side walls create a cozy indoor space. The outdoor bar, a guest favorite, adds a touch of rustic charm to any celebration.

The Event Center: Grand and Versatile

The Event Center at Ellis Ranch weddings and events is the perfect choice for larger gatherings. This barn-style venue can host up to 450 guests, making it ideal for fundraisers, company parties, family reunions, and more. The spacious layout accommodates various setups, from grand dinners to lively dance parties. The massive bar, capable of serving guests efficiently, ensures everyone can spend more time enjoying the event. The dance floor, complete with a raised stage for the DJ, promises a vibrant atmosphere where memories are made.

Versatility for All Occasions

While Ellis Ranch weddings and events are renowned for their weddings, their versatility extends to numerous other occasions. Corporate gatherings, family reunions, anniversary parties, memorial services, fundraisers, company parties, company picnics, business networking events, private parties, fall festivals, birthday parties, graduation celebrations, holiday parties, retirement parties, engagement parties, baby showers, bridal showers, rehearsal dinners, and more all find a perfect home at Ellis Ranch.

  • Corporate Gatherings: Impress clients and colleagues with a serene setting, encouraging creativity and collaboration. The spacious Event Center is ideal for large conferences, while the Carriage House provides a more intimate atmosphere for smaller meetings.
  • Family Reunions: Create lasting memories with family in a picturesque setting. With ample space and beautiful surroundings, Ellis Ranch offers an ideal location for reconnecting with loved ones.
  • Anniversary Parties: Celebrate milestones in a romantic, rustic environment. The Carriage House and its gazebo create an enchanting atmosphere for renewing vows or celebrating years of love.
  • Memorial Services: Honor loved ones in a peaceful, reflective setting. The natural beauty of Ellis Ranch provides a serene backdrop for gatherings that celebrate life.
  • Fundraisers and Networking Events: Host impactful fundraisers and business events that leave a lasting impression. The Event Center’s capacity and amenities ensure a seamless experience.
  • Private Parties: Ellis Ranch offers the perfect blend of charm and functionality for any private event, whether it’s a birthday bash, holiday celebration, or any other.

Why Choose Ellis Ranch?

Choosing Ellis Ranch weddings and events means choosing a venue that combines natural beauty with exceptional service. The Ellis family’s hands-on approach ensures that every detail is attended to, making your event as stress-free as possible. From the moment you step onto the ranch, you’ll be captivated by its charm and the dedication of its hosts.

In the Sweetheart City of Loveland, Ellis Ranch weddings and events stand out as a premier event destination. Its rich history, stunning landscapes, and versatile venues make it the perfect choice for any occasion. Whether you’re planning a wedding, corporate event, or family gathering, Ellis Ranch promises an unforgettable experience.

Discover the magic of Ellis Ranch weddings and events—where every moment becomes a cherished memory.

Top 7 Reasons to Choose Ellis Ranch for Your Event

1. Scenic Beauty:

Ellis Ranch is nestled in the heart of Loveland, Colorado, offering a picturesque backdrop that enhances any event. The stunning landscapes, from rolling meadows to mature trees adorned with twinkling lights, create an enchanting setting that will leave a lasting impression on your guests.

2. Versatile Venues:

At Ellis Ranch, you can choose two distinct venues: the intimate Carriage House and the grand Event Center. Each venue is designed to cater to various event sizes and styles, ensuring your gathering perfectly matches the right atmosphere. Ellis Ranch has the ideal space for a small family reunion or a large corporate gala.

3. Family-Owned Charm:

The personal touch of a family-owned business sets Ellis Ranch apart. Managed by Shawn and Kim Ellis, this venue is more than just a business; it’s a labor of love. Their dedication to making every event special is evident in their meticulous attention to detail and the warm, welcoming environment they create.

4. Exceptional Service:

From the moment you step onto Ellis Ranch, you’ll experience a level of service that goes above and beyond. The Ellis family is hands-on in every aspect, ensuring your event runs smoothly and stress-free. Their commitment to excellence means you can relax and enjoy your special day, knowing every detail is covered.

5. Rich History:

Ellis Ranch has a storied history dating back to 1963. Originally a horse training and boarding facility, it has become a premier event center while retaining its rustic charm. This rich history adds a layer of depth and character to your event, making it even more memorable.

6. Perfect for All Occasions:

While Ellis Ranch is renowned for its breathtaking weddings, its versatility extends to various events. Whether you’re hosting a corporate gathering, a family reunion, a fundraiser, or a private party, Ellis Ranch provides the perfect setting. The adaptable spaces and comprehensive amenities ensure a seamless experience for any occasion.

7. Unmatched Atmosphere:

There’s something magical about the atmosphere at Ellis Ranch. Combining natural beauty, rustic elegance, and heartfelt service creates an unparalleled environment. Whatever the reason, once you’ve experienced an event at Ellis Ranch, you’ll understand why it stands out as a top choice for any celebration.

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Choosing Ellis Ranch means more than just picking a venue—it’s about selecting a place where every moment becomes a cherished memory. From the scenic beauty and versatile venues to the exceptional service and rich history, Ellis Ranch offers an unmatched experience for any event. Discover the magic of Ellis Ranch and make your next event truly unforgettable.

Check out this review from a recent customer:

“The venue is gorgeous, definitely the best place in the northern Colorado area to get married! Kim and Shawn are so amazing and so easy to work with. They went above and beyond and were so flexible and helpful with everything that we wanted and made our day perfect. Thank you guys so much!!’

Our family-owned and operated business has been a premiere wedding and event destination spot since 1963. We would love to show you around! To schedule a tour or request information, please contact us. You can also give us a call at 970-593-9570. Ellis Ranch Wedding and Event Center is conveniently located at 2331 Ellis Ranch Lane, Loveland, CO 80538. We are one hour north of Denver and one hour south of Southern Wyoming. We are also one of the most affordable wedding venues in Colorado.