Norfolk Botanical Garden offers a variety of rental spaces in a beautifully serene setting. An oasis in the heart of the city, the Garden is a encompasses 175 breathtaking acres and more than 17,000 square feet of banquet and meeting space suitable for a variety of corporate and social events. The Garden is the perfect venue for proms and galas, reunions or retreats, corporate luncheons, re-enlistment ceremonies, memorial services, bar mitzvahs, quinceañera celebrations and holiday parties.

Weddings at Norfolk Botanical Garden

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.

Check out our Wedding Collection Galleries on Pinterest!

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram!

Contact our Wedding & Events Team

(757) 441-5830 Ext. 320

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 2017
  • Editor’s Pick: Most Romantic Wedding Venues – Borrowed & Blue 2016
  • Preferred Vendor – The Bridal Dish 2017
  • Best Table Top Award– VOW Bridal Event 2016
  • People’s Choice Award – International Special Events Society 2015

Corporate and Social Events

NBG can host your next corporate or large social event with class and style.

Children’s Birthday Parties

The Garden is a magical place for your child’s birthday celebration.