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  • Writer's pictureMadelyn Schmitz

South Texas Wedding Venue | Rancho Cielito Lindo

Welcome to our series on South Texas wedding venues we love working at! We are going to share the scoop on what to know about this gorgeous ranch out in Bishop, Texas, just an quick forty-five minute drive from Corpus Christi where we are based.


The venue rental can include the Main Lodge, the Chapel, Cielito Lindo Event Center, private cabins, and the 4000 sqft outdoor bar and party area.

All these accommodations sleep up to 24 guests on wedding weekend. And makes for a perfect getting ready areas.

Their main event center can fit 215 guests comfortably seated, while the outdoor area can accomodate up to 500 guests! They offer some really cool add ons such as their fire pit areas for during cool evening nights and custom firework shows.

Photo above: Brooke Carter Photography

Photo above: Dark Lab Media

What makes this venue unique:

Ranch Cielito Lindo offers both indoor and outdoor options with their Event Center and outdoor party space. The offer in-house bartending and your choice of in-house catering or bringing in your own caterer.

They can do it all!!

Advice from the owners:

Take your time to visualize how you envision your special day unfolding in the space, and don't be afraid to ask questions. Pay attention to the natural light, acoustics, and flow of the room. Also, consider the overall aesthetic and vibe you want to create, and make sure it aligns with your personal style and wedding theme. Don't forget to also think about the logistics, accommodations, restrooms, and

- The Villarreal Family accessibility to your guest. And last don’t forget to enjoy the planning!

Above photo: Dark Lab Media

Why we love this venue:

Our BTP team has worked many weddings out at Rancho Cielito Lindo over the years, and they have so much to offer at their venue! The in-house catering and bartending honestly makes planning a breeze, and we have seen this venue transformed from rustic to elegant modern styled weddings! We look forward to many more weddings at Rancho Cielito Lindo and would love to be a part of yours as well! Check out our packages at

Go check the venue out at or on IG: @ranchocielitolindo!

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