Wedding Receptions

A wedding reception at Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory grants you and your guests exclusive use of the entire facility including the butterfly conservatory, front foyer, both galleries, dining room, and private bridal suite.

Each wedding reception package includes:

  • Exclusive 5-hour rental of our facility including Conservatory, exhibit spaces and dining room
    (commencing no earlier than 5pm; typically 7pm – 12am, following your ceremony rental)
  • Use of indoor tropical garden and outdoor grounds for photos
  • Consultation with Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory’s Wedding Coordinator(s)
  • Tables, wooden vineland cross back chairs, dishes, flatware, glasses and service
  • Cake table, guest book table, gift table and lectern for speeches
  • White, black, or ivory linens, and your choice of linen napkin colour
  • 3 cocktail tables with linens
  • Crudités and crackers with an assortment of dips served during cocktail hour
  • Wedding cake service (includes cake cutting and serving)
  • Menu customization including special dietary requests (gluten-free, vegan, etc.)
  • Food tasting for two people, upon request, after Reception is reserved
    (Food tasting only available for Four Course and Buffet styles)
  • Dance floor area and space to accommodate a DJ
  • Vendor Recommendation List (upon request)
  • Optional use of our in-house speaker and microphone

The dining room can seat up to 100 guests. Brunch receptions can seat up to 70 guests. Reception packages are subject to 15% gratuity, SOCAN/Re: Sound license fees, and HST.
Wedding receptions with fewer than 40 guests are subject to an additional catering fee.

To inquire about available dates and to receive a quote, use the form below or contact our Wedding & Event Team at or 519-653-1234 ext. 112.

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Wedding Ceremonies

The Butterfly Conservatory is a truly enchanting backdrop for your special day. Exchange vows amidst free-flying butterflies, lush tropical foliage and cascading waterfalls.
Learn more about Wedding Ceremonies >

Wedding Photos

Enjoy a lush natural backdrop for your photos and best of all you never have to worry about inclement weather. Exclusive use of the conservatory is included in all ceremony and reception packages.
Learn more about Photography >

Bridal Showers

Shower the bride-to-be in an elegant private room. We have several catering options available. During your event, guests can explore the beautiful tropical setting of the Butterfly Conservatory.
Learn more about Bridal Showers >

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