Dunaway Gardens




The majestic Dunaway Gardens have exclusive grounds perfect for your elegant celebration. Guests can wander across the 25 acres of lush botanical garden and discover the hidden jewels of the beautiful rock and floral gardens. Choose from the popular hidden Hanging Gardens, ancient Wedding Tree, historic Arrowhead Pools or from a variety of other outdoor ceremony sites. Historic cottages rich in history, gardens treasured by Walt Disney and amphitheatre frequented during the Jazz era show the Dunaway Gardens’ deep roots in history. Restored to it’s original splendor and reopened to the public in 2000, The Dunaway Garden and staff are here to serve you on your big day and be a part of your history!

Venue Style

Park/Garden, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $2,900 to $3,900 for a ceremony and reception and includes 10 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony only wedding is $1,000. A refundable security deposit of $750 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Dunaway Gardens is estimated at between $5,577 and $14,565 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 11:00PM