Special Occasions

The Holden Arboretum is a stunning and dramatic backdrop for any social occasion.  We collaborate with you to create your ideal event, whether it’s for 20 or 200, we strive to create all that you envision.

  • Anniversary Parties
  • Birthday Parties
  • Baby Showers
  • Bridal Showers
  • Celebration of Life Memorials
  • Class Reunions
  • Family Picnics
  • Family Reunions
  • Graduation Parties
  • Holiday Parties
  • Relaxation Retreats
Venue Capacity Weekday
Half Day
Half Day
Lantern Court Cocktail/standing reception – 100 $400 $400
Arcade/Courtyard at
Lantern Court
Seated – 75
Cocktail/standing reception – 100
$400 $400

Our preferred caterers are available to customize menus for breakfast, lunch, dinner, event breaks and cocktail parties.

Tables and chairs are included in rental fee (indoor spaces only) and the space will be set by Arboretum staff to the agreed upon layout one hour prior to your event.  The Arboretum does not provide linens, plateware, glassware, flatware for events.

To arrange for a site tour or meet with Holden’s Private Event Coordinator, please contact Shannon Bradick at 440.602.3835 or sbradick@holdenarb.org.