couple is married in the Point Defiance Rose garden
couple is married in the Point Defiance Rose garden
couple is married in the Point Defiance Rose garden

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5400 N. Pearl St
Tacoma, WA 98407

(253) 305-1090

Interested in renting? View the rental forms or contact us for more information.



Starting Price:




Rose Garden Lawn

Capacity: 100 seated
$485 per 2-hour rental

Point Defiance Park has more than an acre of rose gardens, the oldest of which was established in 1895. The site includes a garden of miniature roses, arbors of climbing roses, a picturesque wishing well and quaint gazebos.

This beautiful formal garden features a grassy area. During the summer months it is surrounded with a colorful border of flowers. It is located between the Lodge and the Rose Garden Gazebo and provides a beautiful setting for weddings & ceremonies.

  • Available for rent from June 1 through Sept 30
  • 100 chairs are included with your rental (set-up and tear down of chairs is provided)
  • Rented in two-hour blocks beginning at 11 am, 2 pm and 5 pm
  • Available Fri, Sat, Sun only
  • $485 per two-hour rental
  • Electricity available

Rose Garden Rental Contract

Cancellation Policy

More than 151 days’ written notice of cancellation will receive a 50% refund; 0 to 150 days’ notice = no refund. Additionally, no refunds are given due to weather conditions.

Please remember that your facility rental is for the Lawn or Gazebo only. The rental client and MPT cannot reserve parking spaces or restrict other people’s activities in the park nearby unless the activities are illegal.

  • Our parks are open for public use and your experience may include:
  • Various wildlife
  • Loud music or park patrons
  • Dogs running off-leash and/or dogs excessively barking
  • People enjoying the park in close proximity to your rental space.