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Finding the perfect venue is a walk in the park. Host your wedding, family gathering, corporate function, or holiday party in a beautiful park setting.

Ralph Klein Park, Environmental Education Centre

Ralph Klein Park, Environmental Education Centre is built to LEED® Platinum standards and is cantilevered over a constructed wetland. Retractable walls open onto walkways that create an open air venue, accommodating 15 – 104 people. The Environmental Education Centre offers an exhibit hall, boardroom, three classrooms and an art studio. Green functions are the standard at Ralph Klein Park.

Take advantage of the outdoor amenities including a green roof with outdoor patio. In addition, there are picnic tables, a shelter, outdoor washrooms and ample free parking.

Visit the Ralph Klein Park bookings page for more information on how to book this venue.

Reader Rock Garden

Just a short distance from downtown, Reader Rock Garden provides a beautiful setting for your wedding, picnic, family gathering or other outdoor event. The designated historic landmark, situated on “cemetery hill” has beautifully manicured lawns and pathways through a rock garden that blooms from mid-March to mid-November. 

Visit the Reader Rock Garden bookings page for more information on how to book this venue.

Devonian Gardens

Devonian Gardens is an "urban oasis", located on the fourth floor of the CORE Shopping Centre. This is a popular venue for weddings, corporate functions and small, intimate gatherings.

Visit the Devonian Gardens bookings page for more information on how to book this venue.

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre

Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, is a federally protected bird sanctuary and wildlife preserve located in the historic community of Inglewood. The sanctuary provides two event options that provide a peaceful escape for your event:

  • The Nature Centre, located at the entrance to the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, houses an information centre, hands-on exhibits, classrooms and bookable event and meeting rooms for a maximum 50 people.
  • The Walker House was built in 1910 and was the home of Colonel James Walker. The beautiful brick house provides the perfect backdrop for an outdoor wedding on the lawn in the summer months. 

Visit the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary bookings page for more information on how to book this venue.

Clearwater Park

Clearwater Park is located just outside city limits along Highway 8 along the bank of the Elbow River. It is a very unique setting for community groups, corporate team building, or family gatherings. Complete with tipis, an abundance of nature, and frequent wildlife visits, this is an ideal venue to escape to nature.

Visit the Clearwater bookings page for more information.

 Clearwater Drive, north of Hwy. 8, Rural ID location code - 241050.