Indoor & Outdoor Weddings

Outdoor Weddings  & Receptions (April – October)

Let Stage Nature Center be the perfect backdrop for your outdoor wedding ceremony April through October. Our outdoor space can accommodate 50-75 people and includes:

  • Outdoor space with up to 50 chairs along the brick pathway
  • Private bridal suite & grooms quarters during the event
  • Use of the indoor facilities in the case of inclement weather
  • Outdoor reception space for up to 50 seated under our outdoor pavilion
  • Free parking
  • An on-site coordinator who will assist with venue details of your wedding ceremony

Indoor Weddings & Receptions (November – February)

November through February we invite you to host an indoor wedding ceremony and/or reception inside the Stage Nature Center interpretive building.  The room can accommodate up to 65 seated guests.

  • Indoor space with up to 65 chairs and use of outdoor grounds for photos
  • Private bridal suite & grooms quarters during the event
  • Free parking
  • An on-site coordinator who will assist with venue details of your wedding ceremony

Event Fees:

April – October:  $750 for a maximum of 2.5 hours and $200 for each additional hour.

November – February: $500 for a maximum of 2.5 hours and $200 for each additional hour.

The nature center is not available for March weddings due to our Maple Syrup events.

Ceremony times may be reserved Friday through Sunday. A $375 deposit will be required to hold the date and will be refundable until 60 days before the event date.

Click here to download our Facilities Rental Guide

Contact Us To Book Today: For outdoor ceremony & wedding reception inquiries:  or call 248.688.9703.

Wedding or Engagement Photo Sessions (non-rental)

We invite engaged couples and bridal parties to use Stage Nature Center as the backdrop for outdoor photos to capture your special day. We do not require a fee to take photos on our grounds, however, we ask that one or two images be submitted to Stage Nature Center for marketing purposes. (photo release documentation is also requested).

Stage Nature Center is operated by the Troy Nature Society, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in Troy, MI. Please consider donating today!