Wedding & Reception

We realize that there are many decisions to make for your once in a lifetime day. These packages are created to make wedding day memories. They include wedding and reception options that encompass your every desire.

There are many additional services we can assist with which may be added to your wedding package. Consult with your wedding coordinator if there are any other special requests not mentioned.

  • Horse Drawn Carriage for the Bride’s Arrival for a Gazebo Wedding
  • Departure from the Gazebo to the Mansion after the Ceremony for the Wedding Couple
  • Live DJ for Your Reception
  • Themed Weddings
  • Rehearsal Dinners to Celebrate Prior to Your Wedding Date
  • Children’s Food Table with Sweets and Cakes
  • Elaborate Decorators to Enhance Your Event
  • On-Site Massage Therapist

Taxes and Gratuity

All products will be subjected to the current tax rate and 18% gratuity will be added to all retail, food, beverage and alcohol.

Food and Beverage

We do offer rehearsal dinners, proper hors d’oeuvre receptions and formal sit down dinners for you wedding needs.  All food and beverages, alcoholic or otherwise, must be purchased from the Woodside Restaurant on the property. Prices vary for meals depending on the menu and number of courses.  Shoot us an email for the current menu

* There is a $200 facility fee for ceremonies under 50 people that require private dining in the evening.

Wedding Photography

Our photographer knows all the ‘angles’ on the property. He knows the locations for the best shots, poses for family portraits and offers several different packages. Sean and Jim have studied with several professionals over the years and have become a lighting experts. Having access to the entire mansion and out buildings they are the only ones we use at this time. Over 9 year experience shooting weddings at the Garth Mansion.

Sean Rolsen Photography
Online Wedding Portfolio

CD Wedding Photography Garth Mansion Special – $950

  • Up to 3 hours of Photographers Time
  • 2 copies of a DVD or CD with JPEG or RAW images
  • Copyright release of images for home printing.

Private Photographer – $150 fee

Parties using a private photographer must relay to him/her there will be a $150 fee to shoot weddings or other special occasions on site. We use only our staff photographer and if you wish to use your own we need to secure this fee upfront.

Facility Fee for Wedding only on Property – $1750

This fee is for use of the property for up to 4 hours. Included in this is the parking for the lower gazebo area, so as not to interfere with the guests of the mansion or restaurant. This is especially designed for the weddings that are not using the restaurant or the mansion rooms or cottages. Gazebo or lawn area to the back or front of the mansion is available for this time frame.

Set Up and Rental Fees

Unless stated, rental fees are not included and are as follows:
Wedding white folding chairs for gazebo area : $6.00 per chair
Tents are various sizes, side walls optional: Varies

Please note: All prices are subject to change without notice.

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