Host Your Event at Elachee

Ideal Setting for Memorable Occasions

Brides, meeting/event planners and more find Elachee's many open-air and indoor facility rental options to be a great fit for special gatherings, whether for an intimate get together or for large events up to 350 guests.

Top 4 Reasons Our Guests Choose Elachee

  1. Beauty

    Elachee’s shaded woodland trails, native foliage and trill of birdsong are backdrops for your event.
  2. Simplicity

    Elachee’s natural charm saves you the time and expense of putting up elaborate decorations.
  3. Flexibility

    You handle catering or bring your own food, and create your event’s design and set-up.
  4. Accessibility

    Only 17 minutes from the Mall of Georgia, Elachee is near I-985 and I-85, close to accommodations in Gainesville, Oakwood and nearby Gwinnett County.

Tell us about your upcoming event and an Elachee rental coordinator will contact you to confirm availability and set up a tour. SEND US A MESSAGE

Facility Rental Options

Elachee facilities are available for rental when not in use for our scheduled education programs. As a public education facility, Elachee does not alter programming schedules, close any portion of the Visitor Center or hiking trails to accommodate rentals. RENTAL BROCHURE

Rental Events Permitted at Elachee*

  • Weddings, Receptions, Bridal Showers, Rehearsal Dinners
  • Business Meetings, Training Sessions and Corporate Retreats
  • Corporate Parties
  • Private Parties

*The Board of Trustees of Elachee Nature Science Center reserves the right to review rental requests, and approve or deny the request of any group. The Board of Trustees and employee staff of Elachee retain the right to access the Elachee facilities during the time of rental.

Prohibited Rentals

Prohibited rentals include, but are not limited to:

  • Proms
  • Teen Dances or Teen Birthday Parties
  • Fundraising Events
  • Concerts
  • Ticketed Events
  • Political Events