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Weddings and Rentals

Looking for the perfect place to have an outdoor wedding? Look no further than the USF Botanical Gardens.

Weddings/Event Rules
Wedding rehearsals and event set up can be held at the Botanical Gardens during regular Garden hours. This means that rehearsals must be finished by 5 p.m. on Fridays. No exceptions.

The Gardens facilities are limited so it is important to check with Garden staff about electrical usage. Certain large coffee pots and any deep fryers are prohibited. 

All wedding clients must leave the Garden as they found it. No silk petals.

Large tents are only put up in the reception area.

The Garden does not provide lights for tents in reception area. The Garden does not provide extension cords.

All food must be removed or secured at the end of the event.

If you have any questions, please contact Kim Hutton.

Wedding Brochure

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