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Ruby’s Garden provides an enchanting setting for your wedding ceremony. Nestled behind the historic Booth House on the grounds of the D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery in Spearfish, SD, the garden features an oval lawn bordered by a rustic flagstone walkway and landscaped flowerbeds. The Booth House balcony provides shade to the back porch that leads out on to the lawn, which stretches towards a vine-covered pergola on the opposite end. Private garden space available May through September.

Rental Fee Information:

  • The rental fee for a three-hour use of the garden May 1 through September 30 on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays (weekends and holidays) is $600.00. Additional time may be had at $100 per hour.
  • The rental fee weekdays, Monday to Thursday (non-holidays) is $400.00.
  • A $200 security/damage deposit to be paid  either by check,  cash or credit card payable to the Booth Society, along with your signed contract form, will reserve your date.
  • The rental fee of $600 must be paid in full, one month prior to your wedding date.  Additional costs (chairs, golf cart, etc.) will be reflected in the final invoice.

Maximum seating in the garden is 200. Up to 200 white, wooden folding chairs are available to rent at the cost of $2.00 each. Set-up and tear-down by the Booth Society is included.

Prices are subject to change without notice.

Visit our Facebook page for a glance at previous weddings held in Ruby’s Garden!

PLEASE NOTE: The use of alcohol is strictly forbidden in Ruby’s Garden and on the grounds of the D. C. Booth National Historic Fish Hatchery. Any violation of this policy will result in loss of your deposit and may result in a fine.

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Ruby’s Garden behind the Booth House was magically transformed for this beautiful wedding. Congratulations Kelly and Dan!❤️and thank you for choosing Ruby’s Garden. ... See MoreSee Less

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Yes it was very magical!! Beautiful pictures!!❤️

The sweetest couple!

Everything was so beautiful

Beautiful pictures

Congratulations to this happy couple. We were honored to host their small, intimate wedding ceremony this weekend. We wish you all the best and thank you for choosing Ruby’s Garden! ... See MoreSee Less

Congratulations to this happy couple. We were honored to host their small, intimate wedding ceremony this weekend. We wish you all the best and thank you for choosing Ruby’s Garden!Image attachment

Our first wedding this season was perfect! The beautiful bride and groom made the best of the current situation and enjoyed their intimate, smaller ceremony with close family and friends. Wishing you and yours all the best Gail and Mike❤️, and thank you for choosing Ruby’s Garden! ... See MoreSee Less

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Very beautiful! I can’t wait for my daughter’s October wedding there!

Photos from The Pond Gift Shop at D.C. Booth Historic National Fish Hatchery & Archives's post ... See MoreSee Less

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