Say “I Do” at the Garden of the Gods Park

Yes, wedding ceremonies are allowed in the Garden of the Gods Park on a first-come, first-serve basis at no cost. 

While there is no cost to have your wedding at the park, you may help support the preservation of this beautiful destination with a $50.00 donation.

  • Weddings at the Garden of the Gods are allowed provided they are small, brief ceremonies.
  • No receptions are allowed in the park unless you are having a picnic at the Scotsman or South Spring Canyon Picnic areas.
  • Absolutely no alcoholic beverages are allowed.
  • Please care for the natural environment–only bring in chairs for the elderly or disabled.  Do not bring in any tables, tents, arches, trellises, etc. Do not release birds, butterflies, balloons, throw rice or confetti.  No decorations allowed.
  • Blocking off areas, including parking, is not permitted.
  • Please stay on established trails.
  • Visitors and other groups may be at the same site.  Please be respectful of other park users.

For more information on weddings at Garden of the Gods Park

If you are a professional wedding planner, a permit fee is required along with proof of insurance, etc.  Please visit our website for more information on Commercial Use permits

Special Event Areas Inside Garden of the Gods Park

Below are six special event areas that can be used for weddings and their approved capacity.  Please do not exceed established size restrictions.

  • Jaycee Plaza (Chuckwagon Pavillion) (50 people)
  • Sentinel Plaza (25 people)
  • Three Graces Plaza (25 people)
  • High Point (Parking Lot #9) (50 people)
  • Scotsman Picnic Area (25 people)
  • South Spring Canyon Area (50 people)
Garden of the gods during winter