Celebrate your special day with us!

Nestled in the trees on 109 acres of parkland, the Barber Park Event Center is an elegant, modern location for your wedding reception, corporate event, meeting or family reunion for up to 200 guests. 


  • 3,000-square foot multi-purpose room for up to 200 seated guests theater-style or up to 160 for dinner at circular tables. Space can be divided in half for smaller events.
  • Catering kitchen.
  • Lobby, exhibit entrance, and patio available for cocktail hours and welcome receptions.
  • Resource room available for bridal suite or green room space.
  • Six-foot round tables and up to 96 mesh back chairs.
  • Vendors and caterers of your choice are welcome. ABC permits required for alcohol.


Discounted rates available for City residents. Hourly rates only available for events booked less than six months from event date. See Facility Rental Guidelines for additional pricing information.

Meetings and Weekday Events

  • Daytime: four-hour bookings start at $300
  • Nighttime: four-hour bookings start at $420

Weddings and Weekend Events

  • Weekend Event: 12-hour bookings start at $1,360
  • Garden Wedding Package: botanical garden wedding and Friday or Saturday reception start at $1,660
  • Wedding Weekend Package: Friday rehearsal dinner and Saturday garden wedding and reception start at $2,740

Virtual Tour

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