Lafayette Park

With its grassy lawns and lovely views of the city and the bay this park is truly one of San Francisco’s gems. The Gathering Meadow offers full accessibility and seating for guests.


  1. The Gathering Meadow is located on the East side of Lafayette Park behind the tennis courts.
  2. Amplified sound is not allowed at this location.
  3. Site has built in seating arrangement. See picture for details.
  4. Max capacity for this site is 150 people.
  5. Closest Restrooms: Center of park near the play structure. About a 2 minute walk from the Gathering Meadow.
  6. Parking is open to the public; street parking is limited and restrictions apply.


  1. Reservations can be made beginning at 9am one year in advance of the event date. If the date one year in advance falls on a holiday or a Sunday, then the following business day at 9am, the reservation can be accepted.
  2. A Park Ranger is required to be on site (3 hour minimum) during the wedding.
  3. One wedding per day is allowed at this site.
  4. Reservations have a two hour minimum and are always on the full hour
  5. Renters are responsible for bagging and removing all garbage off site, upon completion of the rental, and departure from the park.


Gough St. & Washington St., San Francisco, CA 94109


Location: Gough St. & Washington St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Reservation Fee: $264.00
Hourly Rate (2 Hour Minimum): $66.00
Staff Salary (per hour): $70/hr for Park Ranger (3 hour min)
Refundable Cleaning/Damage Deposit: $500.00
Reception Allowed: Yes
Maximum Capacity: 150
Parking: Yes
Restrooms: Yes
Indoor Area: No


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Capacity: 150
Location: Gough St. & Washington St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Latitude: 37.7915
Longitude: -122.4277

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