2023 Opening Dates! Garden Centre May 2 / Botanical Gardens May 6 / Fountain Show May 20 / Festival of Fountains August 26

Food and Drink

Outside food is allowed into the gardens however no alcohol or food preparation equipment is allowed. i.e BBq’s,  hot plates, mixers.   

The Redbud (licensed)

Open for weekends only (Victoria Holiday weekend); offers locally made light foods and alcohol.   

The Redbud will also be open for ticketed and 3rd party events being held at the gardens. 

Additional food vendors will be available for select ticketed evenings.  

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Group Catering (minimum 25 guests)

Group catering is available for groups of 25 or more and is through the St. James Eatery in Waterford.  Cost $17.50 per person includes taxes and gratuity. Advance orders only.

St. James Picnic Package Menu (lunch)

All three salads are included with each package.
– Caesar Salad (bacon bits on the side)
– Fresh Tossed Garden Salad (locally grown vegetables)
– Greek Pasta Salad
Salad dressing(s) are provided.

 (i.e. 50% sandwich and 50% wrap) ~ Black Forest Ham, Turkey, Egg Salad or Tuna (with mayo, onions and celery)

Please specify group quantity, whole wheat or texas white bread,

Assorted Light Desserts
Choice of homemade brownie, date square or hello dolly

Choose either bottled water, pop or selected juices that are available at The Redbud stand located beside the picnic area.

*Driver of Coach Bus receives a complimentary Lunch!
**Vegetarian Sandwiches or Wraps are available. 

All Lunches Individually Packed.
Cutlery, Plates and Napkins are provided. 

For Group Catering contact;

Kerry Bockenholt
St. James Eatery, Waterford, ON
Ph: (519) 443-4000
Email: kbockenholt@hotmail.com

For more group information click HERE

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