Share your special day with us at Pittsburgh Botanic Garden! Our newly renovated 1870’s barn with a modern, rustic charm is the perfect place to host your shower. The Event Center features a wall of windows overlooking the natural woodland beauty of Western Pennsylvania; rustic chandeliers that add a romantic ambience; and a glass garage door looking out upon the beauty of our Celebration Garden, abundant with seasonal florals and greenery.

Amenities include:

  • Climate-controlled Event Center
  • Provide your own alcohol (Must provide proof of Special Event Insurance to cover host liquor liability, $100 through our insurance provider)
  • Bridal Suite access
  • Same-level restrooms for convenience, each equipped with one handicap stall
  • Day-of Event Manager to provide assistance with the event
  • Regular admission to Pittsburgh Botanic Garden’s 3.1 miles of woodland paths and gardens for your guests during our open hours the day of the event

Package Details

  • Our Shower Package is $1,500 and includes:
    • Rental of the Davidson Event Center from 11:00 am-2:00 pm on a Sunday
    • Up to $500 credit toward rentals from Ambassador Tent Rental (for the rental of tables, chairs, linens, place settings, etc.). If the rentals of your choice exceed $500, the difference will be paid directly to Ambassador. All rentals must go through Ambassador, as they are our exclusive provider. They have many different items to choose from to help you completely customizes the look & feel of your event.


  • All catering must go through one of the seven caterers (listed in the Approved Vendors section on the following page)
  • Each of our caterers can provide a unique menu, with a variety of options for service-style and tastes of all kinds.
  • You can contact our caterers directly to customize your menu and discuss pricing options.

Contact our event specialists, Ashley or Colleen, to make the day your own with our customizable packages at 412-444-4464