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Butterfly Pavilion is open for Memorial Day with our regular hours

Private Events At Butterfly Pavilion

Enjoy the beauty and tranquility of a truly unique Colorado venue. 

Corporate Events, Galas, Conference Meetings, Annual & Quarterly Meetings, Weddings & Engagement Parties, Milestone Celebrations, Celebration of Life Ceremonies 

Corporate & Team Building Events

Butterfly Pavilion is a one-of-a-kind venue that features everything from versatile indoor and outdoor spaces to immersive experiences that will uniquely engage your attendees. Create team-building activities, meetings, and after-hours parties to capture your corporate gathering goals.

Milestone Celebrations

Bar & Bat Mitzvahs, Sit-Down Dinners & Outdoor Picnic Party Settings, Celebration of Life Ceremonies, Quinceañera Celebrations, Intimate Birthday Celebrations.

Weddings & Engagement Parties

Our gazebos, gardens, and outdoor amphitheater create the lush serenity of a romantic escape that transforms your special day into one straight out of a fairytale. Wings of the Tropics hosts our popular and unique Butterfly Release that enhances the subtle beauty of your ceremony—experience lush rainforest settings creating a romantic escape in our tropical butterfly conservatory. Create an unforgettable moment symbolizing your love with a Butterfly Release to enhance the subtle beauty of your ceremony.

Explore our seasonal Discovery Gardens that boast uniquely gorgeous natural settings for your ceremony and reception. Guests will enjoy our natural gravel trails, lily ponds, and the serenity of the calming creeks. Light up your outdoor event with our fire pits on our large patio. Enlist the creativity of our preferred wedding planners, caterers, and vendors whose expertise will make the vision for your special day a reality.

Why Butterfly Pavilion?

Butterfly Pavilion entertains occasions of all sizes and themes – from parties to corporate meetings, team-building events, remarkable weddings, holiday gatherings, and non-profit galas. As a striking and distinctive venue with extraordinary rental sites, including a tropical butterfly conservatory, breathtaking gardens with calming water features, and gazebos to interactive exhibits, your guests will enjoy this unmatched Colorado venue close to Denver and Boulder. Whether the occasion is a large and lavish event or a cozy, informal gathering, the indoor and outdoor sites have something for everyone.

Booking your private event with us guarantees an unforgettable time. It supports our mission to foster an appreciation of invertebrates by educating the public about the need to protect and care for threatened habitats globally while researching solutions in invertebrate conservation. Your event will also positively impact our community and beyond and create a memorable experience for you and your guests. 

Butterfly Pavilion Boasts Versatile Event Spaces

Monarch Hall • Discovery Gardens • Wings of the Tropics Colorado Backyard • Water’s Edge • Survival • Armando’s Room • Rosie’s Room • West Lawn 

For a truly magical experience, rent the whole facility starting at 5:00 p.m. This unique opportunity allows your guests to enjoy exclusively every square inch of the facility.

Enjoy the look and feel of an English garden complete with a babbling brook, lily pad pond, a variety of seasonal flowers, lush foliage, two (2) gazebos, and an amphitheater. The charm of the floral landscape is breathtaking, and a multitude of seasonally changing blossoms provides the perfect backdrop for outdoor garden events.  

This is an ample and fully customizable open space near our Discovery Gardens. The open floor plan and neutral colors are perfect for decor, and with our vendors, you can create a one-of-a-kind experience for your event! The space boasts hardwood floors and large windows overlooking our outside Discovery Gardens.  

Our 7,200 square-foot tropical forest is home to 1,600 butterflies worldwide and displays 200 plant species. The tropical climate makes it perfect for ceremony gatherings.

All events with a minimum venue rental of $1,800 include:   

Onsite Venue Manager 
One-Hour Onsite Consultation 
Tables & Chairs (up to 150) 
Prep Kitchen 
High-Speed WiFi 
Professional-Grade Sound System 
Projector & Screen 
Complimentary Parking 

Our Clients Love Butterfly Pavilion

“I was blown away by the attention to detail, care and catering. Your team took upon themselves to make us feel welcomed and special! You may not think I noticed but I did; that even the table linens were Wells Fargo colors and I didn’t even request it! WOW!”

– John Pinaud, Wells Fargo

“We had a last minute need for the space for an event and Adisa replied almost immediately and was able to get us set up with everything we needed. He even arranged catering. He made it so easy! We will definitely use this space again!”

– Amanda Davies, Front Range Community College

“Adisa and his team handled our request for a small wedding with the utmost professionalism and courtesy. They were very flexible on the cost and helpful to make our wedding very special.”

– Hank B

“I wanted to reach out to thank you for our incredible event that was made possible by the Butterfly Pavilion and staff. We have received so many compliments from our members on the amazing venue and the kindness of your staff in educating and keeping us all safe through the entirety of the night. I also wanted to thank you for being so responsive and helpful throughout this entire four-month long planning process. You made it so easy and I appreciate that more than you know! It truly has been a pleasure working with you.”

– Abbey Huff, Pi Beta Phi at CU Boulder