Manatee River Garden Club




Manatee River Garden Club is an ideal setting for your big day. This venue is a place to share your love while enjoying the beautiful hobby of gardening, horticulture and flowers. Conveniently located between Manatee Avenue and Riverview Boulevard, your guests will love this spectacular location. The manicured gardens provide beautiful backdrops for any wedding event, either large or small. The clubhouse features a main room, a conference room and screened patio, any of which can be set up for a seated meal, buffet, cocktails or dancing. The main room measures 1600 square feet with a decorated fireplace and mantle. Three sets of French doors lead onto the screened-in patio, creating an open and inviting space for your loved ones to sip cocktails and mingle. With catering and kitchen amenities, as well as planning assistance, this venue leaves nothing behind. Enjoy your wedding at Manatee River Garden Club for a celebration filled with flowers, romance and magical bliss.

Venue Style

Private Club, Park/Garden


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 170 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 170 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 170 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 170 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 9:00AM. Events must end by 11:00PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee for a ceremony and reception is $1,500 and includes 13 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $400 is required. Please inquire with venue for information regarding outdoor ceremony options at Fred Lewis Park. Club tables and chairs are for inside use only - we do not supply linens.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Manatee River Garden Club is estimated at between $2,139 and $3,768 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day-of coordinator
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Dance area

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Approved outside caterer allowed
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking in designated areas only
Music must end by 10:00PM
Permit is required if serving alcohol

Wedding Day Availability (Last updated Feb 28, 2017)

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