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Book your wedding celebration at any of our scenic parks or gazebos. Although your wedding is a private event, City parks are public spaces so please keep in mind that anyone may use the park during your ceremony.

Your event may be impacted by weather, other park events, or other people enjoying the park.

There is no reserved parking for wedding ceremonies.

Open Parkland 

If your gathering will have 50 or more people, this type of event is issued a Confirmation of Use.

There is no cost for a Confirmation of Use, however no set-up of any structures is permitted. A Confirmation of Use gives permission for the activity to occur, but does not guarantee a specific site in the park or exclusive use of the park.

Open Parkland Booking Information

  • Perfect for a short and sweet ceremony
  • Permit Required (No charge)
  • No chairs, tables, structures, etc. is permited
  • The space is not reserved – It will still be available for other people to use
  • No liquor, No dogs, No pets

Gazebo Rentals

This option provides for a booked space to hold your event. Set-up of additional structures may be permitted on these sites. 

Chinese Garden Gazebo

Location9999 Grierson Hill Road NW

Located in Louis McKinney Park, this gazebo is popular due to its unique features and close proximity to a large flower garden. Louis McKinney Park is also home to the Shumka stage one of Edmonton’s premier Civic Festivals and Events locations.

Gazebo Details:
  • 18 feet across
  • 2 openings
  • 30 person capacity
  • Electrical Outlet

To request this venue please complete an Event Application Form

Dick Mather Gazebo

Location: 10425 99 Avenue

Located near the Edmonton Public Schools Archives and Museum, this gazebo is popular due to its lush and historical surroundings. This is a wonderful location for an intimate wedding ceremony with photos.

Guests are welcome to stand on the grass around the gazebo; however the parkland is open to the public and is not included with a gazebo reservation.

Gazebo Details:
  • 18 feet across
  • 3 openings
  • 3 sets of stairs
  • 50 person capacity
Dr. Wilbert McIntyre Gazebo

Location: 104 Street and 83 Avenue 

Located in the heart of Old Strathcona along Whyte Avenue, this gazebo is a popular location for many Civic Festivals and Events. 

This is a wonderful location for an intimate wedding ceremony with photos.

Guests are welcome to stand on the grass around the gazebo; however the parkland is open to the public and is not included with a gazebo reservation.

Parking is limited: available at meters and paid lots in the vicinity.

Gazebo Details:
  • 19 feet across
  • 50 person capacity
  • Electrical Outlet
  • Wheelchair Accessible 
Grant Notley Gazebo

Location116 Street and 100 Avenue

Located along the upper bank and looking out over the beautiful River Valley, this gazebo is a  popular location with many couples who want the River Valley’s breathtaking foliage and view as their backdrop.This is a wonderful location for an intimate wedding ceremony with photos.

Guests are welcome to stand on the grass around the gazebo; however the parkland is open to the public and is not included with a gazebo reservation.

Gazebo Details:
  • 18 feet across
  • 2 openings
  • 2 sets of stairs
  • 50 person capacity
  • 2 benches inside
  • Electrical Outlet

Gazebo Booking Information

  • Perfect for a short and sweet ceremony
  • Chairs and tables are permitted in the gazebo
  • There's and additional fee for power for personal music players
  • Maximum of 10 chairs are allowed in the park around gazebo – The park is not reserved and is open to the public during your event
  • No liquor, No dogs, No pets

Rental Rates

Location Capacity Fees (per hour)
Open Parkland 49 (max)*  - 
Gazebos 50 (max)* $37.45 (2 hour maximum)
Gazebo Power+ - $45.90

​*Includes members of the bridal party 
+Power is only available at Dr Wilbert McIntyre and Grant Notley​

Wedding Ceremonies and Receptions

Create that magical experience at any one of our other awesome facilities.

For More Information

Civic Events Office

P.O. Box 2359
Edmonton AB  T5J 0K1

Telephone

780-944-7740

Fax 780-944-0042
Email civic.events@edmonton.ca

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