Business Meetings Rental

Discover the perfect venue for your next important meeting, staff retreat, retirement party or holiday reception!  The Yakima Area Arboretum’s tranquil setting offers a beautiful, quiet, and private space that will elevate your event and impress your guests.

Why choose us?

  • Affordable Pricing: We offer budget-friendly options.
  • Flexible Spaces: Two comfortable meeting rooms located between the windowed atrium and educational displays.
  • Convenient Location: Easily accessible off of Interstate 82 at Exit 34 with ample free parking.
  • Modern Amenities: Free wireless internet, a fully-equipped kitchen, gift shop stocked with snacks, and complimentary coffee service for our weekday business customers.
  • Catering: From potlucks and BBQ’s, to food trucks and high-end catering our friendly staff can help guide you in selecting the perfect food options for your event.
  • Scenic Atmosphere: Enjoy the beauty of our meeting rooms and surroundings. We also have plenty of outdoor space for team building opportunities.
  • Accessibility: The Jewett Interpretive Center and it’s meeting rooms are all on one level with wide door openings. The bathrooms are also wheelchair accessible. In addition the main parking lot is paved and flat so it is easy for wheelchair users and people using walkers to access the main building.
  • Friendly Staff: Our team is here to assist you every step of the way.

Make your meetings memorable with the Yakima Area Arboretum – where affordability meets excellence. Contact us to book your premier meeting location today!



Available Rooms

The Jewett Interpretive Center, with a total occupancy rate of 150 between all meeting areas, features the Gardenview (seats 80 banquet style) and Solarium (seats 24 banquet style) rooms, joined together by the glass walled Atrium. Each room is equipped with accessible televisions to facilitate smooth presentations. Upon request, we can also provide easels and a whiteboard for your convenience.



  Solarium Gardenview
Mon – Fri 8AM – 5PM $275 $420
Sat/Sun 9AM – 5PM $330 $470
Sun – Thu 5PM – 10PM $275 $420
Fri/Sat 5PM – 12AM $350 $540

Book your event today!

Contact Stormi Winder
Venue Sales Manager