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Select Nature’s Sanctuary for Your Special Day 

For more than 50 years, Mead Botanical Garden has been the setting of choice for outdoor weddings, special occasions and even fashion shows.

At Mead Garden, you have an array of lush locations for your outdoor ceremony, reception and photographs.

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Click here to download a price list and answers to "frequently asked" questions.

An Affordable Garden Oasis Awaits You

We invite you to visit at your leisure or call for an appointment. The Garden is open to the public revery day of the year from dawn to dusk... and later for receptions and special events. All venues are affordably priced. Call 407-599-2800 for an appointment. 

Picture Perfect

Your picture day deserves a picture perfect setting. Mead Garden's 47 acres are a continual source of color, texture and beauty. Throughout the Garden, you'll find a variety of scenic spots for your engagement and wedding photographs, such as in the Butterfly Garden, on the wooden bridge at Alice's Pond, along the edge of the flowing creek, among the azaleas... Find your special spot for capturing memories. 

Historic Little Amphiteatre

The Little Amphitheatre is one of Winter Park's premier locations for outdoor ceremonies. With its white wrought iron trellis, azaleas and soaring oaks, this venue is rich with Southern charm. The raised stage and tiered bench seating is perfect for an intimate wedding party and also comfortably seats up to 225 guests.  Two hour rental, just $350.  



The Grove

The Grove area features a raised pavilion with soaring overhead sails, gently sloping lawn, upper terrace and rustic Pole Barn. At 50'x60', The Grove pavilion is ideal for both wedding ceremonies and seated receptions. Whether you host an elegant garden party, rustic chic affair, or casual picnic, The Grove is the perfect locale for your themed reception. The Grove is located just steps away from the Butterfly Garden, historic Little Amphitheatre and boardwalk, making it convenient for your guests to have a true back to nature experience. Rental fees vary based on set-up requirements and size of party.  


Pole Barn and Butterfly Garden

Ideal for intimate, small gatherings. 


Alice's Pond, Legacy Garden, Camellia Garden and Under the Pines

Rental fees vary based on set-up requirements and size of party. 




Picnic Pavilion





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