Selby Gardens is an ideal setting for weddings, private social celebrations and corporate events. The Gardens provide an urban oasis that will give you and your guests the chance to relax and enjoy your occasion in a stress-free environment. Our 15-acre property is located near resorts and hotels and is conveniently close to downtown shopping, dining and business facilities.
We offer a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces for small intimate gatherings, corporate meetings, or extravagant affairs for hundreds along the iconic Sarasota Bayfront. Onsite catering is provided by Michael’s On East, the most respected event vendor in the region. We can help you design the perfect event for your budget or occasion.
Great Room by the Bay
With 60-feet of glass windows showcasing beautiful views of Sarasota Bay, this location can serve a variety of purposes and has a full complement of multi-media, internet capabilities and A/V options. The Great Room by the Bay is open for private rentals seven days a week based upon availability.
Selby Gardens Outdoor Venues
Whether you’re planning a formal or informal reception, our expansive and majestic Great Lawn, Banyan Tree area, Children’s Rainforest, and Schimmel Pavilion outdoor areas are adaptive to your needs. Outdoor venues seven days a week on based on availability.
Please contact Michael’s on East Catering Department at 941-366-0007 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or use the form below for availability and assistance.