Historic Gardner Village: Salt Lake City’s Wedding Venue

Your wedding is one of the most important days of your life – and it is undoubtedly one you are going to remember. Some couples travel far and wide looking for the perfect wedding venue when it is here in West Jordan, Utah, a suburb of Salt Lake City. 

On the grounds of the historic Gardner Village, you will find just the right event space for your big day whether you are having 4 guests or 400 guests.

If you are planning your wedding, here are our must-visit wedding venues you have to see. 

Mill Plaza Outdoor Event Venue

With the Gardner flour mill as the backdrop to this open-air venue, you and all your guests can enjoy your ceremony, dinner, cocktails, dancing, and more. On a cool evening, you will find a fireplace and fire pits to keep you warm and the celebration going. 

Use Mill Plaza on its own or in connection with other hotspots in Gardner Village. There are nearby spaces, such as The Cellar,  The Gear Room and The Wheel Room at Archibald’s Restaurant that are just steps away from the Mill Plaza. 

Working with a Gardner Village event coordinator can help you piece together the perfect space. 

Archibald’s Restaurant Event Spaces

Located within a historic flour mill, Archibald’s Restaurant is a great place for a wedding – seating up to 70 guests. However, it is also perfect for receptions and engagement parties, too. 

The restaurant has several event spaces within it, such as The Upper Silo with dining on the upper level of a 32-ft concrete silo built around 1905, The Cellar, The Gear Room, and The Wheel Room.

The Gathering Place

The Gathering Place is a large venue that is perfect for a wedding. It is a versatile space that accommodates many guests in many different configurations. There is the Grand Ballroom Event Space, as well as the Center Room, West Room, and East Room event spaces. 

Each space can be used to put together a well-flowing space for your ceremony and reception. 

The Cottage

Are you looking for a small wedding? Or maybe a small reception, engagement party, or bridal shower? If so, The Cottage may be the “it” spot for your event. It is a cozy and quaint space where you and your guests can feel comfortable while celebrating the special day. 

The Cottage can be used in combination with other event venues in Gardner Village. Be sure to discuss this with the event coordinator. 

Choosing Your Wedding Venue

As excited as you are to get married, choosing your wedding venue can be stressful. After all, it is hard to decide on the one spot that is going to hold memories that will last a lifetime. Knowing a few things ahead of time can make choosing your venue a bit easier. 

For instance, have a general idea of your guest count. This will allow you to automatically narrow down those on your list that don’t have the capacity. Also, know your style or theme. You want a wedding space that is going to match your style, This will help to pull it all together so that everything falls into place. 

And finally, have your budget and dates handy. That way, if you find a space you like, you can check its cost and availability right away. Securing a wedding venue you want right away is the one way to ensure that you get the space. 

Get Married at Gardner Village

If you are planning your wedding, don’t book your venue until you have visited Salt Lake City’s Gardner Village. Each of our event spaces is here to enhance your experience. Within the beautiful, charming surroundings of our village, you will find just what you are looking for to fulfill the wedding of your dreams. 
Gardner Village is home to locally-owned shops, restaurants, and beautiful event venues nestled around the historic Gardner Mill & Silo.