Weddings at DeFries GardensLearn more

Do you have a small wedding party and just a few guests? Are you looking for an intimate place in a park surrounded by blooms and nature to marry the love of your life?

DeFries Gardens, located in the heart of the River Preserve County Park, offers a picturesque backdrop for your wedding ceremony. Please keep in mind this is a public park with limited parking and the garden can only be rented for a two-hour time block. To learn more, read the Wedding Permit Form (PDF). Reserve the gardens here. For questions, please contact our admin team at 574.535.6458.

Lookout ShelterLearn more

Located next to the observation tower, this open air shelter features hiking trails, scenic views of the rolling countryside, and plenty of space for a medium-sized large gathering.