10 Reasons to Get Married at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

In Weddings and Events by Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory

  1. Tropical Paradise:  Capture timeless memories amidst our tropical gardens, where every corner offers a picturesque backdrop for your wedding, rain or shine. Get lush gardens inside your venue without spending thousands on florals. Immerse yourself in a lush oasis surrounded by thousands of free-flying butterflies, creating a magical ambiance unlike any other venue in Southwestern Ontario. Where else can you have your first dance under a waterfall surrounded by twinkle lights and tropical butterflies? 

Photo: Elli Bel Photography

2. All-in-One Convenience: Enjoy the convenience of hosting your ceremony, photos, cocktail hour, and reception all in one stunning location, minimizing travel time and increasing quality time for you and your guests. 

3. Intimate Setting: Break away from the traditional lines of chairs with no one pushed to the back of the room. Say “I do” surrounded by up to 100 loved ones in our intimate greenhouse space, where every guest has a close view of your ceremony with our unique surrounding pathways. We only offer one wedding per evening, so no sharing the space with other special couples. 

4. Enchanting Atmosphere, Morning and Night: Picture this – During the morning hours, butterflies flutter gracefully in the warm sunlight, adding a touch of natural beauty to your celebration. As night falls, these delicate creatures retreat to the trees, creating a magical ambiance that’s truly unforgettable. As the sun sets, the space transforms into a private oasis, illuminated by twinkling fairy lights delicately woven among the foliage casting a warm glow. Whether you’re exchanging vows in the daylight or dancing under the stars, our venue offers an enchanting atmosphere that will leave you and your guests talking about your wedding for years to come.

5. Culinary Excellence: Indulge in a culinary journey with our creative menu offerings, curated by our experienced catering team to tantalize your taste buds and impress your guests. We offer a wide variety of options to choose from to craft your perfect menu for your special day. 

6. Expert Coordination: From your initial inquiry to your wedding day, our Wedding team consisting of a dedicated wedding manager and wedding & event coordinators will diligently guide you through every detail, ensuring a meticulously planned day. Our focus is on providing seamless execution and venue coordination, allowing you to focus on the celebration while we take care of the finer details.

7. A Ceremonial Butterfly Release with Every Ceremony: Make your ceremony unforgettable with a butterfly release, a unique and magical touch that symbolizes new beginnings as you release these delicate creatures into the air. 

8. Experience You Can Trust: With over 900 happy couples who have celebrated their love at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, you can trust in our expertise and dedication to creating unforgettable weddings. Benefit from our extensive experience, totalling over 25 years, in planning and executing events. Hear from some of our happy couples on our testimonials page here. 

Photo: Joanna Dass Photography

9. Prime Location: Conveniently located 5 minutes from the 401 in Cambridge. We are close to Guelph, Kitchener, and Waterloo, and just a short drive from the Greater Toronto Area (GTA), our venue offers easy accessibility for you and your guests. At Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, a destination wedding is just a drive away. Plus, complimentary parking is available onsite for all of your wedding guests.  Photo: Maybe feature an outdoor space photo here or something that shows our location

Photo: Jen Linfield Photography

10. Discover Premium Value: Our wedding packages offer exceptional value by including many essential elements to make your day memorable. Benefit from inclusive pricing covering key features such as a ceremony rehearsal, use of our speaker and microphone, projector and screen access, cake-cutting service, and assistance with decor setup. Additionally, our cost-effective alcohol service allows you to bring your own alcohol under a Special Occasions Permit, ensuring you only pay for what is consumed while we provide bartenders, garnishes, glassware, and mixes. Enjoy an elegant celebration while saving on unnecessary expenses. 

Ready to turn your wedding dreams into reality? Email us today to schedule a tour and start planning your wedding with us at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory.