Friendship Botanic Gardens 2055 East US-12 • Michigan City • IN 46360


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Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $3,000–6,200/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
  • Reception rental fees include a 3-hour time frame (additional time $300/hour) and the assistance of the Wedding Coordinator.

Ceremony Fee
  • $800–1,900/event
  • Ceremony fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
    • Guest count
  • Ceremony rental fees include:

    • Assistance of the coordinator for the entire event
    • Use of the wedding cabin
    • 1-hour ceremony rehearsal
    • Memorial brick at the Symphony Garden fountain
Additional Info
  • In-house coordination packages may be added for $400–1,500. Rental items, including tables, chairs, patio heaters, ceremony arches, and more, are available for an additional fee.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 300
Cocktails, etc. Standing 250
Reception Seated 250

Please contact the venue for additional capacity information.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Small Wedding
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info


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Preferred list



Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Garden
  • Non-Profit
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Unique

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Forest / Woods
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds


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