Private Rentals 

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)

$1,700.00 for 3 hours or more than 150 chairs. 

  • Other fee's may apply 

Wedding Ceremony & Reception: $5,500.00 

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

  • Other fee's may apply

 

Wedding Reception Only: $3,500-3,750.00 

  • ​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

Quinceñeras

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

Galas

Appreciation Events

Retirement Parties 

Types of Events We Do Not Accommodate

Day Time Meetings or Gatherings 

Baby Showers 

Bridal Showers

Proposals 

Proms 

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

Wakes or Memorial Service

 

Non Private Events & Photography 

Elopements: $500 - $750.00 (Week days only, during operating hours 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.)

Photography: $150 - $300.00 (this includes personal, professional, amateur and promotional.)

 
Restrictions
  • Social, Corporate and Non Profit event may be held Mondays after 12 p.m. or Tuesday through Sunday after 4 p.m.  ​

  • Photo shoots and Ceremony Only Rentals must be completed by dark, sunset time varies depending on the time of year.

  • Ceremony Only Rentals after 4 p.m. are a private rental of the garden and there is a 2 hours minimum rental.

  • Elopements may only be held during the Garden's public hours, Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. This simple and sweet ceremony option allows you 1 hour in the garden with a group of 20 maximum including yourselves and officiant. Chairs are not permitted as we are open to the public but there are 4 large benches at our 14 foot waterfall (shachi) location which may be moved and used. 

Contact

If you would like more information on holding your event at the garden, please contact our rental manager directly at rental@jfgphx.org

**NO KOI FOOD SALES AT THIS TIME; NO OUTSIDE FOOD ALLOWED**

In order to monitor the health of our koi fish, we have suspended sales of koi food and ask visitors to not bring in outside food for them.  (e.g. bread, crackers, pet store food, etc). Thank you for your understanding.