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The Dallas Arboretum will be open from 9am-5pm today.

8525 Garland Road, Dallas, Texas 75218

Daytime Ceremony Only

Daytime Wedding Ceremonies at the Arboretum

Tie the knot under beautiful morning light amidst one of the most beautiful outdoor spaces in Dallas.

Wedding Ceremony Only Package Includes:

  • White garden chairs placed at ceremony site up to capacity limit
  • Altar table or guest sign-in table
  • Single point-of-contact event manager provides set up consultation and coordination of facility management for set up on the day of event
  • Event facilitator on the event day coordinates the load-in, set up and strike of the vendors and closes the event
  • 1-hour rehearsal with event manager. Monday – Thursday from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., or Friday from 9.a.m. – 1.p.m., according to availability. No weekend rehearsals are available (Gazebo venue does not have rehearsal).

More Details

Available seven days a week, excluding designated Seasonal Festivals.

Your booking includes a two-hour rental, either:

  • 9-11 a.m.
  • 12-2 p.m.
  • 3-5 p.m.

Deposits: Refundable, based on venue condition

Peak months:

  • March – June,
  • September – December

Non-peak months:

  • January – February
  • July – August

Available Venues for Daytime Ceremonies

Secret Garden

Capacity 125
10 a.m. Ceremony Only

Peak: $1600 | Non-Peak: $1300 | $500 deposit

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Lower Meadow

Capacity 125

Peak: $1600 | Non-Peak: $1300 | $500 deposit

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McCasland Sunken Garden

Capacity 125

Peak: $1800 | Non-Peak: $1300 | $500 deposit

Nancy Clements Seay Magnolia Glade

Capacity 80
10 a.m. ceremony only

Peak:$1800 | Non-Peak:$1400 | $500 deposit



Nancy Rutchik Red Maple Circle

Capacity 80
10:00am Ceremony Only

Peak: $1600 | Non-Peak: $1260| $500 deposit

Rose Mary Haggar Rose Garden

Capacity 60
10 a.m. ceremony only

Peak:$1260 | Non-Peak:$945 | $500 deposit



Nancy’s Garden

Capacity 50

Peak: $1000 | Non-Peak: $800| $350 deposit

Karen’s Gazebo

Capacity 25

Peak: $700 | Non-Peak: $525 | $250 deposit



Poetry Garden

Capacity 10 | One Hour with Standing Room Only
Tables and chairs excluded

Peak: $450 | Non-Peak: $350

Pulpit

Capacity 10 | One Hour with Standing Room Only
Tables and chairs excluded

Peak: $450 | Non-Peak:$350

Orchid Hollow

Capacity 10 | One Hour with Standing Room Only
Tables and Chairs excluded

Peak: $450 | Non-Peak: $350

Payment Details

Additional lighting will be necessary during winter months depending on event time. Lighting starts at $1000.

To book >6 months out: Deposit + 25% Venue Fee

To book <6 months out: Deposit + 50% Venue Fee

To book <60 days out: Deposit + 100% Venue Fee

( Final payment is due 60 days prior to the ceremony )

Contact Information

214-515-6513 weddings@dallasarboretum.org


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