We are pleased you are considering Olbrich Botanical Gardens as your wedding ceremony site. Whether you are planning an outdoor, tropical or winter wedding, we have a site to fit your needs. Olbrich Gardens provides a breathtaking setting for your ceremony and receiving line.
There are up to three time frames to choose from for your ceremony on Tuesdays through Saturdays, or Sunday mornings. No matter which time is selected, your wedding is always the only wedding happening at the Gardens during that time, though other types of events may also be scheduled.
Outdoor weddings take place from approximately May 20 to October 1, depending on the weather. Indoor and Conservatory weddings are available year-round.
For information about wedding ceremonies and receptions, please contact:
Patti Jorenby, Rental Coordinator
Outdoor Event Garden (option with rental of Atrium - can not rent separately)
Outdoor weddings are held only in Olbrich's Event Garden, beautifully landscaped with seasonal annuals, large container gardens, and a dark wood pergola. All of your wedding photos may be taken in the outdoor gardens as well.
A lovely room inside the Botanical Center called the Atrium is reserved for your ceremony use. The Outdoor Event Garden is an extra option if there is good weather.
There are up to three time frames to choose from for weddings on Tuesdays through Saturdays and Sunday mornings.
120 person capacity, including wedding party.
Olbrich's Evjue Commons is a large room featuring a vaulted ceiling and a full glass wall providing beautiful views of the gardens. The Evjue Commons serves as the site for wedding receptions.
The Evjue Commons can accommodate up to 150 people for dining and dancing. All evening events must conclude in time for everything to be cleaned up no later than 11:00 p.m. Food service is available through local caterers that are contracted to provide food service at Olbrich Gardens. Please see the Approved Caterers section. You contract directly with the caterer of your choice from this list. Bar service is available upon request through Blue Plate Catering.