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Let Nature Be Your Witness

A natural for weddings & receptions

Large or small, outdoors or indoors, Lictherman Nature Center gives you a world of options to accommodate your wedding and/or reception.

Williams R. Loewenberg Visitor Center... so many beautiful options

Goregous views, fresh air, wide open spaces... you'll find them all at the Williams R. Loewenberg Visitor Center. The Center offers the beauty of expansive windows and large decks giving guests panoramic views of the lake. The entire upper level seats 200, with a maximum of 250.  Individual event spaces inside this building include:

The Learning Center

The Learning Center has windows and balconies overlooking the lake. This room also features a retractable wall that can separate this room into two equal-sized rooms. It accommodates up to 120 people seated at round tables, 150 people lecture style, or 100 people with dance floor.

Exhibit Gallery

The Exhibit Gallery features  20-foot high  glass windows with stunning lake views, nature exhibits and a massive stone fireplace.  It  accommodates up to 100 guests standing around bistro tables for cocktails and conversation.

Observation Porch

The Observation Porch overlooking the lake has fieldstones floors and a built in field stone bench.  It is just off the Exhibit Gallery and accommodates up to  40 people seated at round tables, or 50 theater style.

Cork Area

The Cork Area , located between the Learning Center and Exhibit Gallery, also features tall windows and a balcony overlooking the lake.  It  accommodates up to 40 people seated at round tables, 90 theater style or 80 guests standing  around bistro tables

All the amenities to make your event special

Visitor Center rentals include the use of the large catering kitchen with prep tables, commercial warming ovens & refrigerator, ice machine, and a three-compartment sink. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions.

Breathtaking Outdoor Rental Spaces

Davidson Special Events Pavilion

This beautiful open-air facility located on the forest edge features a massive fieldstone fireplace, serving kitchen, restrooms and 18 picnic tables.  Lawns on the north and south sides of the Pavilion are available for use during your event for ceremonies and extra seating. 

The Davidson Pavilion seats 108 guests at picnic tables, or 120 at round tables if you select that option. For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions


The Service Master Company Amphitheater

The Service Master Company Amphitheater seats 125 guests on built-in wooden benches surrounding the covered stage.  The stage has built in spotlights and additional power outlets.  Use of the Amphitheater is offered at no additional fee with rental of the Learning Center or Davidson Pavilion.  For more information, please visit our Frequently Asked Questions.