Located in downtown Sarasota, Selby Gardens provides both historical charm and natural elegance. Whether you seek a simple garden wedding, or a modern affair under the stars, the Gardens provide you with your ideal one-of-a-kind oasis. Beautifully landscaped with native foliage including live oaks, banyans, and palms, the gardens are a sight to behold year-round.
The garden is divided into two rental sides, which include ceremony, cocktail hour and reception areas. The Northern Venues feature the Christy Payne Mansion Lawn, Michael’s on the Bay Ballroom and the Bay Lawn with unparalleled waterfront views. The Southern Venues feature the Schimmel Wedding Lawn and Pavilion, Children’s Rainforest and unique Banyan Reception Area on the Great Lawn.