June 11, 2017

Woodside, CA





The Mountain Terrace Woodside, CA

Located at the crossing of Skyline Boulevard (Highway 35) and Woodside road immediately across from the famous Alice's Restaurant, where we can still be surrounded by friends, family and redwoods.


We have blocked a set of king and 2 double bed rooms at both the:

(please note there is an $18/night fee for parking at either hotel)

For either location, please reserve before May 1, 2017 and mention “Davé-Heliker Wedding” for the group rate or simply click here.

Getting There

From out of California, fly into either SJC (about 20 minutes drive to Palo Alto) or SFO (about 25 minutes drive).

The day of the wedding, there is ample parking at the Mountain Terrace for those who wish to drive beautiful La Honda Road (directions) and a shuttle will be available between the Sheraton and the Mountain Terrace for anyone staying in the hotel.


In & Around

Windy Hill

Windy Hill

Windy Hill is a gorgeous place for a mild hike and a great picnic overlooking the entire bay area.

Open Space Trust »


Stanford University

Come check out main quad at "The Farm" with its distinct Richardsonian Romanesque and California Mission Revival architecture.

Visitor Info »

Castle Rock State Park

Castle Rock State Park

Bhumy and Brett's former climbing playground, filled with tafoni formations, waterfalls and distinctive wind-pocked sandstone CRSP is a beautiful place to spend a day hiking.

More info »

Downtown Palo Alto

Downtown Palo Alto

The set of HBO's Silicon Valley, the Stanford Mall, amazing food, quaint coffee shops (PHILZ!), bookstores, mom-and-pop shops, art galleries and more.

Palo Alto, CA »



  • 3:15: We're all meeting at the Wunderlich parking lot for a fun hike.
  • 9:00: Come join us for a beer at Dan Gordon's Brewery in Palo Alto.

Sunday: Wedding Day!

  • 3:15: Shuttle Bus departs Sheraton for The Mountain Terrace
  • 4:15: The ceremony begins. (Guests may start arriving at Mountain Terrace at 4:00pm.)
  • Cocktail hour with passed hors d'oeuvres will follow the ceremony.
  • Reception: There will be plated dinner, dancing at the reception and a campfire to round out the night.
  • 10:00: Shuttle departs The Mountain Terrace and all guests head out.
  • 11:00: Hotel Bar for a night cap?

FAQ Who? What? When? Where? Why?

What questions haven't we answered yet? Please ask.

Question Snark Real Answer More Snark
Dress code? To Impress! California Formal. A suit and tie, cocktail dress or Indian attire. sandals?
What to bring A warm layer. Keep in mind that it is an outdoor event and Woodside can get chilly (as low as 45°) at night.
Will I need a car? No Caltrain is an excellent way from the airport to the Sheraton and Westin and we will have a shuttle to the venue.
Is there parking? Yes There is ample parking at the venue. The Sheraton charges $18 per car per day for parking.
Is there cell coverage? Yup. Brett is disappointed, but you will be able to instagram the entire ceremony. curses.
Children? Great! Thanks to the venue change, children are now welcome. But if you just need a weekend away, we won't tell them...