Garden Rental

Weddings / Private Events

Imagine your wedding, special celebration, social or business gathering at the Seattle Chinese Garden!

The serene beauty of Knowing the Spring Courtyard is the ideal setting to hold an event. Its distinctive and harmonious confluence of nature and architecture will create special memories for family and friends. You may welcome up to 200 guests for a late spring or summer ceremony.


Wedding at Knowing the Spring Courtyard


Wedding at Knowing the Spring Courtyard


For a small; wedding or party, you should consider the Song Mei Pavilion. The Pavilion is the first construction of the garden and is surrounded by a pond and bamboo grove.

Rental Rates

Knowing the Spring Courtyard (maximum 200 guests)
$1,000 for 1 to 4 hours (including 1 hour rehearsal time on another day)
$250 for each additional hour

Song Mei Pavilion (maximum 30 guests)
$500 for 1 to 4 hours

South Seattle College offers excellent catering and reception facilities.

Ample parking in the north lot of South Seattle College

Download a FAQ list for more details

For more information, check space availability and arrange a site visit,
please contact Kelvin Lau at 206-934-5219 or email