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Ceremony Locations

Horticulture Gardens

Surround yourself with exotic plants, grasses, shrubs and an array of colourful flowers. The Horticulture Gardens is a beautiful and peaceful place to say I do!

This private outdoor space, booked exclusively for your wedding ceremony, is ideal for as few as ten guests or for as large as 200 guests. This space features a trellis walkway, perfect for when the bride walks down the aisle and tiered garden levels, which display the bride and groom beautifully as they say their vows. The gardens is also a great space for an after ceremony cocktail reception.


Horticulture Gardens


The Thompson Rivers University campus commons provide a one-of-a-kind space for your ceremony. The outer circle of the commons is composed of modern and traditional style buildings, which surround a large green space with towering trees and concrete steps that open up to a brick space with branching pathways. This large outdoor space can accommodate larger groups of 200 or more guests. The unique sightlines in this space make it a great place for photos.

Campus Commons

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Reception Locations

The Grand Hall

The recent updates to this large ballroom give the space a sophisticated and contemporary feel. The open space provides plenty of room for spacious formal seating, a main stage area for the wedding party and speeches, a dedicated bar service area, and a large size dancefloor. The neutral pallet, high ceilings, and modern chandeliers provide the perfect backdrop for any wedding d├ęcor. This space best accommodates wedding parties of 150-300 guests.

Grand Hall

Mountain Room

The perfect balance of indoor and outdoor space. This unconventional space has an abundance of natural light and warmth from the large windows and decorative wood ceiling. This space features a wall of windows that open up completely to a private 800 square foot patio perfect for dancing the night away under the stars. This space best accommodates wedding parties of 150 guests or less.

Mountain Room

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TRU Residence

The TRU Residence loft suites offer panoramic views of the city, the Thompson Rivers University campus, and the surrounding mountains. One night accommodation in a loft suite for the wedding couple is included in all of our packages. Just a short one-minute walk to the ceremony and reception locations ensures that you will not waste any time on your wedding day.

From May to August, the TRU Residence runs as a hotel allowing all your out of town guests to take advantage of affordable on-site accommodation.

Residence Brochure

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