Weddings & Receptions


Surrounded by water and beautiful blooms, Norfolk Botanical Garden is the ideal setting for dream weddings, vow renewals and elegant celebrations. With thirteen serene outdoor locations to choose from and wedding packages for every budget, the Garden can accommodate an extravagant affair for up to 400 guests or an intimate party of 20, and everything in between! Each of our premium wedding packages are paired with indoor and outdoor reception locations. We also offer engagement and elopement packages as well as ceremony only or reception only options.

The Garden is quite simply the most extraordinary location in Coastal Virginia for your dream wedding! Contact the NBG Wedding & Events team or additional information and details or to book your private venue tour today!

1(757)441-5830 Ext. 320

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Meet Norfolk Botanical Garden’s Dedicated & Dynamic Events Team

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Director of Special Events

Jessica head shot  Jessica Hintz

Director of Weddings, Corporate & Social Events

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Lena March

Venue Coordinator:Weddings, Corporate & Social Events

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Ashley Nardiello

Venue Coordinator:Weddings, Corporate & Social Events

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Chris Barco

Event Assistant: Group Sales & Special Events

Vendors & Catering

Norfolk Botanical Garden works with an exclusive, hand-picked list of the area’s best caterers, entertainment, lighting and rental companies. We are also happy to recommend other vendors from our list of tried and true event industry professionals. We work very closely with our exclusive caterers and preferred vendors to ensure that your special day is a success!

 Industry Recognition

● Best Wedding Pros – Virginia Living Magazine
● Best Venue – International Live Events Association
● Editor’s Pick: Most Romantic Wedding Venues – Borrowed & Blue
● Best Table Top Award– VOW Bridal Event
● People’s Choice Award – International Special Events Society

Norfolk Botanical Garden is on the cover of VOW Bride magazine! Click here for a sneak peek inside the issue or watch our behind the scenes video from this incredible styled shoot!

VOW Bride from Vision Quest Productions on Vimeo.