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Weddings at the Bennett Centre


Conveniently located in the picturesque Cloverdale Community, the Bennett Centre is situated in the heart of Edmonton’s river valley parks system and is a unique, affordable location that offers indoor and outdoor space to host your wedding ceremony.

Want to see more pictures? Visit the Bennett Centre Facebook page

Venue rental:

Price when Bennett Centre catering is ordered: $1250
Price without catering: $1500
Outside area only and washrooms for up to 5 hours: $800

Weddings / Special Events menu

Venue rental includes:                                                                                    

  • Corkage fee
  • Indoor washrooms
  • Tables and chairs set up
  • Parking lot
  • Fire pit
  • Beautiful outside grounds
  • Projector and laptop
  • Two changing rooms

*On-site catering and overnight accommodations available for an additional cost.

Outdoor canopy tent rental:

The Bennett Centre has a 20'x40' outdoor canopy tent available for a $500 rental fee and $500 damage deposit. The tent is self set-up and take down, with instructions and a map of set-up locations.  

The tent fits approximately 64 - 80 people seated at 8' rectangular tables, 64 people at 5' round tables, and 112 people for cathedral seating. 

Rooms available (4):

  • Main dining room: Seated-85 | Standing-120
  • Moose, Rossdale and Coverdale rooms: Seated-32 | Standing-40

*A deposit is required when booking is confirmed with Metro/Bennett staff. The balance must be paid in full 30 days prior to wedding.  

Contact the Bennett Centre for information and availability or to schedule a site tour: 780-468-1439, bennett.centre@epsb.ca 

Ready to book? The information we require is on our Wedding Agreement Form



When are guaranteed numbers required?
The guaranteed numbers of guests attending is required 30 days prior to your wedding date.

Can outside food be brought in?
Bennett Centre offers an in-house catering service or the option to arrange your own catering. The kitchen and its tableware, flatware, utensils, etc. are not available for out-of-house caterers.

How does dinner work?
For dinner, you have the choice of one main entrée which is served buffet style.

How late can the reception go?
Outdoor weddings follow City of Edmonton park rules of quiet time at 11 PM. If using our inside wedding
spaces we ask that guests and decorations depart no later than 1:00 AM.

Can we have a dance?
Due to limited space we can only offer dances to weddings that have outdoor receptions or indoor
receptions of 40 guests or less. Music and related equipment are not available on site.

Do you provide any decorations to rent?
The Bennett Centre has an outdoor tent that is available for a $500 rental fee and a $500 damage deposit. Any other decorations and rentals must be provided by the wedding party.