Book your ceremony event in Dakota County Parks. In addition to our picnic shelters, there are two outdoor ceremony venues.
Reservations for the 2023 season will open Feb. 1 at 9 a.m. Reservations must be made online. No walk-ins or email requests will be accepted.
Reservations available Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays only from May–October. Reservations must be made at least 14 days in advance.
If you are interested in an indoor ceremony or reception at Schaar's Bluff Gathering Center or Dakota Lodge, please visit our
Indoor Facilities page for more information and pricing.
Make a reservation
For ceremony site guidelines, go to the
Ceremony Guidelines and Policies page.