Reserve The Celebration Pavilion

Featuring stunning views of Lake Lucerne and its color-changing fountain, Celebration Pavilion is centrally located and is our most popular reception venue, accommodating up to 250 guests.

It is also the only venue that can accommodate food trucks.

Select this option if booking a reception only. Ceremony + reception combo options are available for booking in conjunction with our ceremony venues: Symphony Garden, Romanian Garden, Chinese Bridge, Rose Garden, Gazebo Island, Scotland Garden, Tea House Garden, Norway Garden, and Woodland Meadow.

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Venue Benefits and Booking Details



  • Assistance of our Wedding Coordinator for entire event
  • Use of the Wedding Cabin
  • One-hour ceremony rehearsal
  • Milestone Brick in our Symphony Garden fountain terrace (ceremonies only)


  • Assistance of our Wedding Coordinator for entire event
  • 3 hours of venue rental (additional hours are $300/hour)

Reservation requirements:

  • A non-refundable Date Agreement Fee of $250 is required at the time of booking to guarantee your reserved venue. A $200 damage deposit is required 30 days prior to your event.  Damage deposit is refunded if no damage is observed.
  • The venue rental fee must be paid in full 180 days prior to the date of your event.
  • A damage deposit is due 30 days prior to the date of your event.


Milestone Brick

Remember your special day with a complimentary Milestone Brick placed in our Symphony Garden fountain terrace. Your Milestone Brick inscription can consist of three lines of text, with a maximum of 16 characters each line.

Below is a sample Milestone Brick for your reference.

Friendship Botanic Gardens Milestone Brick

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