Kokanee Springs Resort Wedding Guide
All of us here at Kokanee Springs Resort know how important your wedding day is. We are committed to providing outstanding personal service, exceptional cuisine and will pay special attention to every detail to help create the perfect wedding experience for you and your guests.
You can choose from a variety of dining venues depending on the size of your group. We take pride in offering delicious menus for you to peruse. Our culinary team insists on only the finest ingredients to create extraordinary cuisine that will be surely remembered by everyone in attendance.
Let our experienced and dedicated team make your wedding day truly memorable. Kokanee Springs Resort provides a wonderfully unique setting: a variety of beautiful ceremony sites, exceptional service and dining as well as on-site accommodation. We specialize in boutique style intimate gatherings that create unforgettable experiences. Let us create one for you.
Few days are as important as the day you get married! Allow us to do the work so that you can enjoy the day with confidence and begin building your lifetime of memories.
The beautifully presented gardens and awesome panoramas provide the perfect setting for photographs and wedding ceremonies.
Kokanee Springs offers the following
Services to assist you on your special day.
Catering for your event
Event Tent Rentals
Tables, Chairs and Linens rentals
Panoramic Ceremony Area with Arbor
Complimentary parking for your guests
Shuttle service for you and your guests to and from parking area to Wedding Site
A variety of Dining and Dancing options
All the complimentary beautiful scenery and use of outdoor garden areas for photographs
We are pleased to recommend preferred Vendors, Commissioners, and Musicians etc.
For your special day we offer on-site accommodations for you, your wedding party and guests at a special rate on groups of 12 or more rooms on a first come first served basis. For weddings that are holding their ceremony and banquet at Kokanee you may pre-book a group block, a 25% deposit is required as guarantee.
Food and Beverage Service
Plan your own menu! Speak to our Executive Chef and he will help plan your special menu!
One set menu is requested for all guests. Certain dietary substitutes may be made with prior request. Menu options are available for children twelve years and under at reduced prices. Final selection must be arranged at least three weeks prior to the event. Menu prices and selection are guaranteed 60 days prior to the function date.
A guaranteed number of guests are required 2 weeks prior to the function. In the event no guarantee is received, the original contracted number will be charged or the actual number of guests served, whichever is greater.
No food or beverage product will be permitted to be brought in or removed from the clubhouse with the exception of wedding cakes. We are pleased to cut and display the cake at no charge. Substitution of wedding cakes for desserts included in menus may be allowed.
The B.C. Liquor Control and Licensing Branch (LCLB) prohibits licensees from allowing any individual or group to provide their own alcoholic beverages from an outside source, wine being the exception (homemade wines allowed); however, a corkage fee will be applied.
Provincial liquor laws prohibit alcohol service after 12:00 AM Monday through Saturday and 11:00 PM Sundays. All guests must vacate the restaurant property one half hour after bar closure or at the function closing time.
Sample Menu Choices
Reception Appetizer suggestions
Basket of corn tortilla chips with salsa and guacamole
Fresh raw vegetables with dip
Finger sandwiches with assorted fillings
Sweet soy or barbecued chicken drumettes
Chicken tenders with honey mustard sauce
Vegetarian spring rolls with sweet chili plum sauce
Domestic and imported cheese tray
Display of fresh sliced seasonal fruit (May - October)
Assorted dessert squares or cookies
Selection of cold cuts, sliced cheeses and condiments with assorted rolls
A La Carte (plate service)
One set menu is requested for all guests
Today’s soup creation (or your suggestion)
Field of greens salad, House Dressing
Caesar salad, Homemade dressing
Fresh spinach leaves, Sweet mustard dressing
Roast Breast of Chicken with Wild Mushroom, Roast Garlic & Thyme Demi
Rice Pilaf and Vegetables.
Oven Roasted Native Salmon with Maple Glazed Orange Rind,
Seasonal Vegetables and Herbed Rice.
Roast “Triple A” Roast Beef with Yorkshire Pudding
Duchess Potatoes and Vegetables.
All served with Fresh Baked Rolls and Butter
Variety of pies.
Assortment, buffet style
BBQs and Roast Beef
Minimum 40 or more persons
Our very popular barbeques may be set up for your group off the restaurant deck. We suggest our New York Steaks, Full Rack of Ribs, BBQ Chicken and Chicken & Rib Combo or our famous Slow Roasted Beef & Yorkshire pudding. These choices are served with all the trimmings such as; salads, baked potatoes, fresh vegetables, cowboy beans, garlic toast etc. Let us know what time you are coming in and we will have it set up for you with a smiling BBQ chef awaiting!
All hosted food and beverage services are subject to 18% gratuity and applicable taxes.
Wedding terms and conditions
Decorations and Personal Items
Decorations are the responsibility of the wedding party. We are happy to assist in any way possible.
The use of confetti or rice is not permitted inside the clubhouse or on the grounds. In the event that confetti is used a labour charge will be assessed to cover cleanup costs. It is acceptable to use confetti for table decoration purposes only.
The wedding party is responsible for any damage to the premises or property by their guests or independent contractors. In the event of damage, replacement or repair charges will be applied. Kokanee Springs reserves the right to inspect and monitor all functions and to discontinue service to some or all guests in the event of violation of Kokanee’s policies or Provincial laws.
Kokanee Springs does not accept responsibility for items brought onto Kokanee Springs’ property or for any items left behind following the event. Personal effects must be removed from Kokanee Springs’ property at the end of each event unless prior arrangements have been made with the F&B Office.
A formal contract will be presented for signatures once the final details of the event are established.
Thank you once again for your interest in hosting your event at Kokanee Springs Resort.
Please call 250-227-9226 and let us help you plan your special day!