Private Rentals 

Covid-19 Limitations:

Now through the remainder of 2020, the Garden is limiting its private rentals to the following guidelines:

  • All groups are limited to a total of 50 people, including vendors

  • All guests and vendors must wear masks while on the premises

  • Social distancing rules apply: tables set with less guests, chairs spaced further apart, dancing/dance floor is prohibited at this time

  • Catering and bar limitations apply

  • Tea house use is prohibited

Host your event at the Japanese Friendship Garden! Our Garden has become one of the best outdoor facilities for wedding ceremonies and private events. We currently host weddings and other social events, photography sessions and corporate events.  

Social Events

*After 4 p.m. Only

​Wedding Ceremony Only 

$1,200.00 for 2 hours (50 chairs or less) 

$1,500.00 for 2 hours (More than 50 chairs) (not available through December 2020)

$1,700.00 for 3 hours or more than 150 chairs. (not available through December 2020)

  • Other fee's may apply 

Wedding Ceremony & Reception: $5,500.00 (Please see Covid-19 Private Rental limitations above)

  • ​Includes a $500.00 bar minimum and set up fee

  • Other fee's may apply


Wedding Reception Only: $3,750-4,250.00 (Please see Covid-19 Private Rental limitations above)

  • ​Does not include the $500.00 bar minimum and set up fee

  • Other fee's may apply

The garden has a liquor licence for it's premises all users must 

use the gardens bar service. No alcohol is allowed to be brought on to 

the premises. 

User's must arrange their own catering. You are required to use a 

professional company who will set up, serve, bus tables and clean 

up all food and trash created. 

User's must arrange all their own decorations, set up of decorations and 

all other vendors such as photographer, dj and officiant.

*Please inquire directly for 

Anniversary Dinners

Retirement Parties


Bar/Bat Mitsvah 

Corporate Events & Non Profit Groups

*Please inquire directly 

*After 4 p.m. Only

*Three Hour Minimum 

Holiday Parties

Conference Dinners

Product Launches

Business Dinners

Award Ceremonies


Appreciation Events

Retirement Parties 

Types of Events We Do Not Accommodate

Day Time Meetings or Gatherings 

Baby Showers 

Bridal Showers



Children's Birthday Parties ( Can Do Bar/Bat Mitsvah or Quinceañera )

Wakes or Memorial Service


Non Private Events & Photography 

Elopements: $750.00 (Monday - Thursday after 4pm: less than 50 guests only)

Photography: $150 (Only after operational hours, less than 5 guests)

Rental Questions or Comments?

Please contact Jessica Barreras, our rental manager directly at rentals@jfgphx.org



1125 N. 3rd Avenue,

Phoenix, Arizona 85003 

Phone: 602-274-8700​

Email:  info@jfgphx.org

Tuesday to Sunday

10:00AM - 4:00PM

Closed on Mondays

Illumination - Garden Lights

Tuesday to Sunday

6:30PM - 9:00PM


​General $15

Military, Student, Senors $14

​Youth (3-12) $7


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