Weddings / Social Events / Business Meetings

COVID-19 Park Openings and Closures
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Facilities Notice
Our indoor rental facilities (Temescal Beach House, Fern Cottage, and MLK Shoreline Center) are currently CLOSED due to state and county public health mandates.
All Open Houses at the Brazilian Room and Temescal Beach House have been temporarily canceled until further notice.
In-person visits and new reservations are also on pause at this time. For further questions about renting facilities, or to receive notifications when scheduled visits and new reservations are being accepted again, please email our Rental Facilities Office at Thank you for your patience and understanding during this time. We look forward to working with you when our facilities can safely host events again. Please check back for updates!

Indoor Rental Facilities

Ardenwood Historic Farm ~ Outdoor Rental Location

Ardenwood Historic Farm (Fremont
The grounds are graced by the stately Patterson House, a beautiful 19th century mansion restored to its original elegance. The expansive lawns and surrounding gardens create a magical atmosphere for weddings, receptions, anniversary celebrations, and corporate events.
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Popular outdoor picnic sites for weddings

Notice: Due to COVID-19, the sites listed below are closed for reservation until further notice.

To reserve or check availability, call 1-888-EBPARKS or 1-888-327-2757, press option 2.
To get more information about Picnics please visit our Picnic FAQ page.
To see a list of all available picnic sites, please visit the Facilities website and click on the View Facilities button.