Wahiawa Botanical Garden




Wahiawa Botanical Garden in Wahiawa, Hawaii is a stunning space to host your wedding celebration. This free park is nestled between the Wai'anae and Ko'olau mountain ranges. The 27-acre garden is filled with lush tropical plants. With the forest above and the flowering plants below, you and your guests will enjoy the park's tranquil environment as you exchange vows in the forest. The natural setting of Wahiawa Botanical Gardens infuses your special day with peace and beauty. A casual reception can take place outside on the Wahiawa grounds. You may bring in a tent or enjoy an open-air celebration under the tree canopy. This is the perfect venue for those seeking a simple reception with picnic style. Dine with friends and family as you enjoy exploring the wild environment. Your wedding day is bound to be one filled with adventure, joy, and peacefulness. Wahiawa Botanical Gardens invites you and your loved ones to celebrate with ease.

Venue Style

Park/Garden, Outdoor


Outdoor Ceremony


Max Outdoor Ceremony: 30 guests

Time Restrictions

The garden's hours of operation are from 9-4PM every day. All guests must exit the gardens by 3:30PM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the ceremony. Due to limited parking at the gardens, the preferred guest count is 30 guests; however, the max capacity is up to 100 guests if shuttles or buses were arranged for guest drop off. There is a required permit that must be submitted and approved through the city to book your wedding. There is no fee to receive the permit. The venue includes 1 to 2 hours or more for the event time and access to the botanical gardens to tour the gardens or for photo opportunities. The permit can only be handled in-person (cannot be emailed or mailed) with the botanical garden contact. Either the bride/groom or wedding planner can schedule an appointment.

Amenities Included

No kitchen
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Wheelchair access limited
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
No catering allowed
No amplified music allowed
No smoking
Music must end by 3:30PM
Shuttle/buses required for guest count > 30
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