It's time to celebrate

And what better place to do so than at Three Rivers Parks? With glorious gardens, glens and lakes, we have the perfect backdrop for your future memories. From cozy rooms at our visitor centers to scenic outdoor settings, you'll find the perfect space for wedding ceremonies and receptions, engagement photos, bridal showers, and rehearsal dinners.

Three Rivers is known for clean, well-maintained grounds, award-winning facilities and knowledgeable staff. Our spacious pavilions and unique indoor facilities can accommodate intimate groups or large gatherings. Picnic areas and campgrounds offer beautiful, natural spaces that will make any event extra special. 

Catering

As part of our commitment to providing you the highest level of service and guest satisfaction, we have established an approved catering list. This list will ensure a distinctive and personalized experience for your event. If you choose to have your special event catered, please select your caterer from the approved catering list. The catering companies were selected based on their commitment to excellence in customer service as well as their ability to provide a wide variety of catering options and exceptional value.

For additional planning resources browse our Local Services, from accommodations to florists to photographers and more. These companies are familiar with our facilities and look forward to serving your needs. 

Zero Waste Events
We're committed to lessening our impact on the environment by reducing the amount of waste generated at events. All of our caterers provide either reusable dinnerware, tablecloths and napkins, or compostable substitutes. See our Zero Waste Facility information and pricing guide.

Weddings

Weddings at The Chalet in Elm Creek ParkImagine...gardens, woodlands, hilltops, lakes and rivers. From intimate spaces to spacious pavilions, we have the perfect accommodations for your special event. For more information on availability, please call 763.694.7631 or email WeddingInfo@threeriversparkdistrict.org.

Birthday Parties

A party in the parks is a birthday wish come true. We have fun options for any season and any size group. Popular themes include Birthdays at the Farm, Creative Play Parties, Wild Birthday Parties, and Winter Parties. For more information call the participating park location where you would like to hold your event.

Meeting Spaces

Get a change of scenery by having your next meeting or banquet in the natural settings of our parks. We have a variety of facilities located throughout the Park District to meet your needs. Meeting rooms are available for group rental during regular park hours. Our buildings are wheelchair accessible, including restrooms. All sites are smoke-free. For more information about reserving a meeting room, call the Reservations office at 763.559.6700.

Make it a Day

Unique amenities are available to personalize your event. Your guests can participate in these activities on their own, or  you can add to the fun by planning organized games, events, contests or tournaments. Many parks offer swimming beaches, boat launches, hiking and biking trails, nature centers, creative-play areas, fishing piers, golf courses, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, open field areas, and equipment rentals. Call our reservations staff and they will assist you in planning your event.

  • Outdoor Learning Programs
    Let us bring the entertainment! We offer activities, crafts and games. Three Rivers staff will visit your reserved site and provide fun and interactive programs for all ages and ability levels. These activities are suitable for family-size gatherings, as well as corporate picnics, and are tailored to the needs of your group. Some program options available include nature games, challenge games, a climbing wall and live animals, such as raptors, reptiles and amphibians.
  • Recreational Equipment Rental 
    Available to enhance the enjoyment of your event, recreational equipment varies by park and season, and includes tandem bikes, canoes, kayaks, paddleboats and rowboats, snowshoes, cross-country skis, volleyball, horseshoes, and other field games. Boat rental is available Memorial Day through Labor Day on a first come, first served basis. Ask for details at the time of your reservation.