Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch




The Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch in the Town of Gilbert is a lush site to host your wedding celebration. The Preserve is a unique water landscape that hosts a variety of Arizona’s wild vegetation and animal groups. With trails that wander through the park you and your loved ones will enjoy a visual adventure as you observe the beautiful life the Riparian Preserve has to offer. This is a stunning yet casual site that will cater to weddings that are seeking a simple celebration. The lakes, floating boardwalk, botanical garden and hilltop lookout will provide a day of sights and festivities. After exchanging vows at the park amphitheater you and your guests may head to one of the Preserve ramada’s for an afternoon of dining and enjoying newly wedded bliss. This stunning park landscape offers a picturesque backdrop and a serene atmosphere for starting a fresh life together.

Venue Style

Park/Garden, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony, Outdoor Reception


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 125 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 125 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start as early as 6:00AM. Events must end by 10:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $18/hr to $30/hr for non-residents of Gilbert for a ceremony and reception. Please inquire regarding discounted rental rates for residents of Gilbert.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch is estimated at between $5,184 and $16,099 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 10:00PM