San Diego Botanic Gardens

San Diego Botanic Garden is a unique and versatile property for wedding ceremonies and receptions of all sizes. With over 220 beautiful days a year our garden setting is the perfect botanical backdrop for weddings, social events, lunches and birthday parties. The San Diego Botanic Garden provides four beautiful and distinct locations to celebrate: 

  • The Victorian Gazebo Lawn: typically reserved for weddings, the Lawn is framed by natural borders of flowing plants and mature trees featuring the Victorian Gazebo it is the perfect backdrop allowing you to fulfill your personal desires of your special celebration. The Victorian Gazebo Lawn is available for daytime ceremonies and evening receptions.
  • The Walled Garden: an intimate location enclosed within a lovely original adobe and tile wall and surrounded by lush ferns and trees. The ambiance is enhanced by the inclusion of the historic Larabee House which opens onto the Walled Garden; available for daytime wedding ceremonies, parties, showers, anniversary celebrations, memorials, evening wedding ceremonies and evening cocktail receptions.
  • Lawn House Garden: a multi-level private gated location adjacent to the Palm Canyon Rainforest. The tropical backdrop and soothing waterfall sounds create a unique setting for daytime ceremonies, daytime wedding receptions (lunch or brunch), parties, showers, anniversary celebrations, memorials as well as evening receptions.
  • The Waterfall View Deck: a somewhat secluded area of the Garden the deck overlooks a three story waterfall and is surrounded by palm trees and exotic tropical foliage a unique site for small daytime wedding ceremonies.

Website :

Address : 230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA 92024

Contact : (760) 436-3036

Capacity : 250

Alcohol : Full bar permitted

Equipment : none