Venue Rentals

Searching for the perfect venue for your upcoming event? Whether it's a dreamy wedding ceremony, a lively birthday bash, a heartwarming baby shower, or a professional corporate meeting, our diverse range of venues is guaranteed to meet your requirements.

All reservations must be made 2 weeks in advance, 
by calling the Valpo Parks Office: (219) 462-5144 

Facility Details - 451 Harrison Blvd. DSC_0321

Nestled in the middle of beautiful Ogden Gardens, the Florence A. Dayton Gazebo provides the ideal setting for an outdoor wedding or the perfect backdrop for a special photo opportunity. 

The gazebo may be reserved for the current year and the upcoming year. Rentals are available from mid-April through Mid October. Reservations must be made 2 weeks in advanced. 

To reserve, call the parks office at 219-462-5144. 

Click HERE to view the venue calendar. 

Gazebo Rates

  • $230 for 1 hour and 45 minutes

Rental Fee Includes 

  • Rental of the Gazebo and walkway 
  • Set up and take down of 60 chairs   

Rehearsals/Photos at the Gazebo

For those who wish to reserve a gazebo time for a wedding rehearsal, we offer discounted rehearsal fees.  
  • Standard rental is for 1 hour $75 (no chairs included)   

Rental Details and Restrictions

  • Rental Fees are subject to Indiana sales tax and are non-refundable
  • Payment is due in full at time of reservation
  • This is a rain or shine reservation
  • Set up and clean up of any decorations/props must be done within your rental hours
  • No canopies or tents allowed
  • No amplified sound, small hand sized speakers are okay
  • Decorations, photos, lights, etc. may not be nailed, stapled or fastened to the structure
  • Artificial petal/leaves, glitter, confetti, rice, fireworks, tiki-torches are NOT allowed
  • Sterilized birdseed, native flower petals, lavender buds, bubbles, and bio-rice are allowed
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    Administration Office