Weddings

Notice: We are fully booked for weddings for 2022 and are booking for 2023.
Smaller ceremonies at Nitobe or mid-week meetings may be considered.
For more information please contact our Bookings Coordinator.


UBC Botanical Garden: The natural location for your special day

Our beautiful grounds will be an unforgettable location for your wedding ceremony, reception or photos. We offer multiple venues that each have unique characteristics to match your needs. Our standard wedding rental packages include:

  • Use of the garden for wedding photos on the day of the event
  • A one-year Garden Membership for the couple
  • Complimentary access to the garden for all of your guests on your wedding day
  • ‘Blank canvas’ allowing couple creative control over design, setup, catering and bar
  • For an added fee
    • Golf Cart Rentals (2 available),
    • White Resin folding chairs (limited quantity)

For complete details including our facility rental rates, event guidelines and availability calendar please visit our Facilities page.  

Health and Safety Practices

With your cooperation, UBC Botanical Garden will deliver the following safety measures during the wedding:

  • Set times to enter and exit the Garden
  • Hand sanitizer station available upon entrance
  • Site cleaning completed by UBC staff pre and post-wedding