Host a Function at the Garden

From weddings to corporate retreats, the University of Alberta Botanic Garden is here to host the full spectrum of life's events.

Weddings at the Garden

Say "I do" in a beautiful environment. Extraordinary ceremony and reception sites, breathtaking scenery, gorgeous reception venues and outstanding customer service combine to create the perfect wedding day.

Your Dream Wedding Awaits

The University of Alberta Botanic Garden provides a backdrop like no other for your once-in-a-lifetime wedding or engagement photographs. Wedding Photography Information »

Celebrations of Life

We are here to support you every step of the way, providing exceptional, compassionate experiences that honour the memory of your loved one.

Learn more about Celebrations of Life

Corporate Functions

The Garden has several unique event rental spaces to serve as an inspiring setting for your next corporate event. Whether you're looking to book a staff holiday party, executive retreat, training session or your next fundraiser, we are the venue to meet your needs.

Personal Functions

The Garden has several beautiful event rental spaces to serve as a relaxed setting for your group's activities. We're an ideal venue for family reunions, milestone birthday parties, retirement celebrations, showers and receptions.

Popular Venues at the Garden

The U of A Botanic Garden has a wide range of unique event rental spaces, ranging from grand to intimate, indoor and outdoor, to meet all your needs.

Start exploring our facilities

Contact Us

For more information, to schedule a consultation, or start your booking, contact our helpful Weddings Team at 780-492-3138 or email them at You can also fill out this form and we will get back to you within 2 business days.