Wedding Rates & Vendors

All prices subject to change.

Wedding Rates

Gazebo, Banyan Area, Children's Rainforest (Outdoor) **

Ceremony
Only
Reception
Only
Ceremony & Reception
Sunday through Thursday$2,500$3,500$4,500
Friday through Saturday$3,500$4,500$7,500

Schimmel Wedding Pavilion (Outdoor) ***

Ceremony
Only
Reception
Only
Ceremony & Reception
Sunday through Thursday$3,000$4,500$6,500
Friday through Saturday$4,500$5,500$8,500

Great Room By The Bay (Indoor & Outdoor)*

Indoor or Outdoor
Ceremony
Outdoor Ceremony &
Indoor Reception
Outdoor Ceremony &
Outdoor Reception
Reception Only
(Indoor) **
(Limited Guest Capacity)
Sunday through Thursday$2,500$4,500$5,500$3,500
Friday through Saturday$3,500$6,500$7,500$4,500

Christy Payne Mansion (Indoor & Outdoor)

Ceremony
Only
Reception Only
(Outdoor)
Indoor Ceremony &
Outdoor Reception
Outdoor Ceremony &
Outdoor Reception
Reception Only
(Indoor) **
(Limited Guest Capacity)
Sunday through Thursday$2,500$3,500$4,000$4,500$2,500
Friday through Saturday$3,500$4,500$5,000$5,500$3,500

Included in your wedding rental fee is a complimentary Dual Annual Membership for the Gardens.
All event and rental contracts incur a minimum $150.00 staffing fee. Staffing fee is based on guest count and type of event.
Ceremony chairs are provided at an additional of $1.00 per chair.
A $1,000 Security/Damage Deposit is required.
* The Great Room by The Bay can be reserved as back-up for your event for an additional fee of $1,500.
** Restrictions Apply
*** Tents are permitted with an additional ground damage fee of $3,000.00

Selby Wedding Rate Sheet (PDF)

Exclusively Approved Decorators

We look forward to helping you plan a memorable event. Please mention Selby Gardens when contacting these vendors and be assured of helpful, professional service.
NameContactPhone
Affairs in the Air, IncCarolyn Babas(941) 761-1326
Tampa LightsRobert Webster(813) 767-9189

Exclusively Approved Decorators (PDF)

Exclusively Approved Caterers

We look forward to helping you plan a memorable event. Please mention Selby Gardens when contacting these vendors and be assured of helpful, professional service.
NameContactPhone
Affordable CateringDebbie Howe(813) 962-1525
CJH Cellars & Cuisine Inc.Christian Hershman
Juli Pepi
(941) 527-1271
Fete CateringJaymie Klauber(941) 567-2001
Harry’s
Continental Kitchens
Hal Christensen(941) 383-0777
Innovative DiningJeremy Hammond-Chambers(941) 373-5678
Local Coffee + TeaMichael Duranko(941) 726-1660
Mattison’s CateringPaul Mattison
Jessica Stevens
(941) 921-3400
Michael’s On EastMichael Klauber
Philip Mancini
(941) 366-0007
Milan Catering
& Event Designs
Roberta Montelione(941) 312-0000
Modern Events & CateringLisa Seidensticker(941) 552-9650
Morton’s
Gourmet Market
Felicia O’Brien(941) 955-9856
ext. 314
Nellie’s Deli
and Catering
Craig and Freda Pohl(941) 924-2705
Sarasota Catering Co.Lance Thompson(941) 927-7675
Simply GourmetJamie & Larry Barrett
Kathy Taylor
(941) 929-0066
Sixteen17 CuisineJohn Grey(941) 993-7272
Zest of SarasotaJohn & Nina Arico(941) 924-2535

Exclusively Approved Caterers (PDF)