River Mill was built in 1873, and is located along the San Joaquin River in
French Camp, California. Originally a processing mill for chicory to
be used in coffee, it has seen many uses. The current owner purchased
the property in 1972 and in the early 90’s, after extensive renovations,
began offering The River Mill facilities for weddings, conferences, day-long
seminars, luncheons, dinners and special events.
you enter the landscaped grounds you are greeted with peaceful gardens,
a walkway lined with roses, crape myrtle and a variety of vegetation.
Eight raised beds framed with brick are filled with sculptured privets
with white lights and seasonal flowers. Massive native oaks add to the
atmosphere and provide cool shade.
the open courtyard that provides entry into the 18,000 square foot
brick building you can enter into one of the several rooms of varying
size: the intimate Roasting Room with its spectacular fireplace and tall
barrel ceilings, The Winery, the spacious River Room or the stately
Board Room. The Tasting Room, Garden Room and La Bodega coffeehouse are
also available for use for your special event. A second story balcony
in the courtyard overlooks a fountain surrounded by iron tables and
chairs in a alfresco setting.
party package includes fully staffed use of the facility, full service
bars, round tables, cushioned chairs, and linens, ivory china, flatware,
glassware, fresh floral centerpieces, candles, parking attendants and
full event coordination.
complete wedding package includes fully staffed use of the facilities
with linens, table settings, wedding cake, candles, full service bars,
parking attendants, full event coordination, flowers for the ceremony,
bridal party, family, cake, toasting glasses, dining table centerpieces
and fresh pieces throughout the building. Our on site kitchen and staff
offer you the choice of a variety of full service, food station or hors
d’oeuvre menus or we can create a menu for you. All of these features
combine to provide you with a wedding, which is easy to plan, enjoyable
to attend and full of cherished memories.
food for your event is prepared onsite by our outstanding chef and his
staff. The River Mill is known for its superbly prepared and tastefully
presented dishes made using only the freshest of ingredients. A
variety of menus have been designed for your special event or we will
gladly create a menu for your special event. We offer sit-down served,
food stations, buffet, combination and hors d’oeuvre menus.