Shakespeare Garden is a lovely four-acre flower garden with beautiful English flowers in Spring and Summer. The garden is on a steep slope, having several paved pathways and some rustic wooden benches. However, there is some traffic noise at this location.
Same Sex Marriages and renewal of vows services are available.
Wedding Days and Times
Weddings are performed Monday through Thursday, 10am - 2pm. If you wish to have a Friday wedding there is an additional supplement.
The park permit allows for 1 hour use of this location.
As with any public locations this is subject to closure and maintance at any time. Couples have to allow for it being a public area and be flexible if a change is needed.
When you are dealing with public area like Central Park, changes do have to sometime happen and couples really need to take this into account when booking this type of wedding.
More images availabe on our Facebook page - go under albums and photos.
We do offer weddings on New Years Eve but there is a $600.00 additional charge for this date
Wedding Reception Options
There are so many restaurants within New York that it is hard for us to recommend. We can give you links to review sites and where other couples have choosen.
We can offer a rain back ups in Central Park.
Please be advised that we are unable to guarantee a park pemit if the wedding is booked within 45 days as the Parks Department does not issue park permits within 45 days of a wedding - you would have to wait at your requested location until it was free
We do not guarantee a date or time until we have pulled and recieved back a park permit for your wedding in Central Park from the New York Parks Department.
Packages See details tab for number of permitted guests
License & Go
Planning & Administration
Small bridal Bouquet and matching buttonhole
Personalized Wedding Ceremony
Telephone Call on arrival
1 hour in park photographer inc digital gallery
2 hour with photographer inc digital gallery
Obtaining park permit for this location
Unlimited communication and help
Plan of your day inc welcome letter,times, map and legal info
Returning your wedding license to City Hall
Provide witnesses if needed
Shakespeare Gardens Weddings - Video & Photos
The day was absolutely amazing, myself and Claire both said it was better than we both imagined, yourself and your team have been great!
Mr & Mrs Ironmonger - Bow Bridge, Central Park, New York Wedding