The beautiful, natural settings of Rutgers Gardens make it a special place to host your event. Whether you wish to get married in a rustic gazebo, share an outdoor birthday party or baby shower with friends and family, or take stunning engagement photos in the enchanting bamboo grove, our unique venue makes a perfect backdrop for any special occasion.
Due to the seasonal nature of Rutgers Gardens, facility rentals are only available May 15th through October 31st during the 2023 season.
The Rutgers Gardens venue rental is available to Rutgers Gardens Members and Rutgers University Departments only. For new members wishing to join, membership can be processed at the time of rental confirmation.
Rental requests are addressed in the order in which they are received.
All venue rentals require a $500.00 security deposit to reserve a date.
Rental are not available on Mondays as the Gardens is closed to all visitors.
The health and safety of the Rutgers University community remains the top priority as in-person events and activities resume. While you are here celebrating, we ask that you and your guests follow the New Jersey COVID-19 Guidelines .