Meet them in the garden

What better locale to host a meeting or event than at The Gardens, enveloped in the beauty and tranquility of seasonal blooms and lush greenery. Meetings, conferences, family reunions, birthdays—whether your event is for business or pleasure, we can help make it memorable.

Corporate & Social Events

  • What it includes:
  • Natural light in every venue
  • Access to garden pathways
  • West Coast-inspired menus for casual and formal dining
  • Seasonal gourmet picnics available
  • Flexibility for indoor and outdoor events
  • Up to 400 for a stand-up reception or 220 for a seated meal
  • Ample parking for cars and buses

Your event venues

The Dining Room

Located in the Butchart family’s former home, The Dining Room is lined with windows, overlooking Jennie Butchart’s private garden.

The Blue Poppy Restaurant

Flooded with natural light, The Blue Poppy is a seasonal venue that hosts grand events and boasts views of The Gardens.

Carousel Room

A spacious, private space adjoining the Rose Carousel, the Carousel Room comfortably hosts intimate parties and meetings.

The Residence Lawn

The lawn where the Butchart family originally entertained now evokes feelings of yesteryear with views of The Gardens and Tod Inlet.

The Fireworks Lawn

Available in the summer months, our expansive Fireworks Lawn invites guests to dine al fresco under the sun (or tents!)

What our visitors are saying

“I really wanted to send you this email to thank you and all the Butchart Gardens team for your precious help during last week’s event. You guys were all great and made my job so much easier!”

“All my clients only had positive feedback on The Gardens and dinner. We actually hand out a survey at the end of each conference, and The Butchart Gardens is very highly rated within our participants this year!”

“I wanted to write and let you know that EVERYONE had a fabulous time yesterday and everything went so seamlessly. Thank you so much for making the day such a special one.”

“I just wanted to say thank you so very much for the wonderful evening at Butchart! We loved it and had a wonderful time. The meal was delicious and the gardens were phenomenal. Your staff was so accommodating and kind. Thanks again!”

Book your event

Host your event at The Gardens. Simply fill out the form below, and we’ll be in touch to handle all of the details.