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Brookside Gardens

Award-winning Brookside Gardens is a picture-perfect setting for your next event – outdoor or in! From April through October, enjoy the Gardens' shimmering ponds, romantic gazebos, colorful gardens, and green lawn expanses for celebrations of all kinds. Year-round, the Conservatory and the Reception Hall, with its panoramic view of the regularly changing, spectacular garden displays, are available for indoor events. For a listing of the various event spaces, click here.

Business Meetings

Brookside Gardens offers an ideal setting for your next business meeting with your choice of venues including classrooms and the Reception Hall. The Hall can accommodate 175 people lecture-style. Brookside's classrooms are available for breakout or small meetings or training sessions for groups up to 50. The Visitor’s Center where the Reception Hall and classrooms are located is wifi-enabled.

Weddings & Social Events

The award-winning Brookside Gardens is a most picturesque location for garden weddings. Combine our outdoor and indoor venues to create an event your guests will never forget. Serve hors d'oeuvres in the Fragrance Garden, followed by a sit-down dinner for as many as 110 in the Reception Hall. Say your vows in the Wedding Gazebo or Fragrance Gardens and celebrate with dinner and dancing for 110 in the reception hall. Or invite your guests into the tropical lushness of the Conservatory for a light buffet or reception for up to 40.

Features at a Glance

  • Warming kitchen
  • 125+ parking spaces
  • Tables & chairs for indoor seating
  • Podium
  • Easels
  • Automated screen
  • WI-FI
  • Heart Smart Trail
  • Beautiful gardens
  • Gift shops

Essential Information


1800 Glenallan Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20902 | Map

Contact 301-962-1404 | Email
Rates $350-$5,515
Capacity 110
Details Rates and rental info
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Photo credits: Rowe Photography and Theresa Choi Photography