The Santa Barbara Botanic Garden

Indoor and outdoor spaces, Valet parking

Starting at $2,393 for 50 Guests

Starting at $2k for 50 Guests
Starting at $2k for 50 Guests


Let the beauty of the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden serve as the backdrop for your wedding day. The Garden specializes in small, intimate celebrations of up to 70 guests. Tucked inside the Garden are a variety of unique and special spaces just right for your celebration. Indoor and outdoor spaces are available in a range of prices and sizes. From a small afternoon wedding on the Arbor Terrace, to a reception in the Pritzlaff Conservation Center Exhibition Space and Patio. You may opt to make your special day even more memorable with unique options for cocktail hour or your reception, such as an education table with microscopes or monarch cocoons; or a special docent led tour of the Garden. Set-up services, clean-up services, the use of the Garden's kitchen and catering recommendations are also available. The Garden’s landmark features—the Campbell Bridge, the Entry Steps, the Cottage, etc.— will all make for stunning formal portraits. Your special day will be nothing short of unforgettable!

Amenities And Requirements


Large parking lot
No kitchen
Venue set up and clean up


- No amplified music allowed- No catering allowed- No open flames allowed- No restrictions on music end time- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- No smoking- Venue must approve all decorations- Wedding coordinator required- Wheelchair access limited