Great Hill

Central Park, New York

Capacity: Up to 200

19 reviews

About the venue

The Great Hill is an open hilltop meadow with picnic tables, a soft surface oval path, and lawn under a ring of stately trees. Now, the Great Hill is the site of picnics, lawn games, running or race walking, concerts, and much more. The Great Hill is the third highest point in Central Park, making it a decadent location for ceremonies.

What you'll get

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Location

Location Manager

  • Pre-Happening Walk-through
  • Day of on-location coordination
  • All Service Fees and Gratuity included

Location Staff

  • 25 guests or more

Management

Personal Management Team

  • From Inception to Completion
  • Event Planner to help Create Happening

Services

Event Coordinator to assist with

  • Profile Kit and pre Happening planning

Event Manager 6 weeks prior

  • Oversee and implement production

Choose a package

Intimate Ceremony Package

  • Location
  • Management
Included Services
  • Officiant
  • Personal Flowers for 2
  • 1st hour of Photography with Complete Digital Download
$2491 Select Package

Overall package excl. Sales Tax5% deposit payment required to secure your date and location

Celebrate Ceremony Package

  • Location
  • Management
Included Services
  • Officiant
  • 2 hours of Photography with Complete Digital Download
  • Acoustic Soloist
  • Personal Flowers for 5
$3741 Select Package

Overall package excl. Sales Tax5% deposit payment required to secure your date and location

Elegance Ceremony Package

  • Location
  • Management
Included Services
  • Officiant
  • 2 hours of Photography with Complete Digital Download
  • 1st hour of Videography with Complete Digital Download
  • Personal Flowers for 5
  • Acoustic Duet
$4991 Select Package

Overall package excl. Sales Tax5% deposit payment required to secure your date and location

Custom Ceremony Package

  • Location
  • Management
$991 Begin

Overall package excl. Sales Tax5% deposit payment required to secure your date and location

Marriage license

https://www.cityclerk.nyc.gov/content/marriage-bureau

Location

What people say

"Wonderful, Shannon was great planning a wedding from Australia so mostly done over the phone, she got back to me quickly and Answered All My Questions and concerns and on the Day it Was Amazing No Stress or worry about everything. I wanted planning the wedding and the wedding day to be as stress fr...

Elizabeth & Troy

"I just wanted to say Thank You for all your help this past weekend to Make Our Wedding in Shakespeare's Garden Absolutely Perfect!! Your team was Very Professional, but personal. It really made the whole process Very Stress Free and I truly Couldn't Have Asked For Anything more. As far as the pictu...

Jennifer & Sam

"Thank You. We also wanted to thank you for a Wonderful Wedding day. Everything Was Perfect. Production Staff Were Perfect. The Photographer and the Musician Were Great. We could not have asked for a better day."

Zanita & Tara

"I Was Very Happy With Everything. This was a last minute surprise ceremony and it went all according to plan. Everyone Was Very Helpful, especially considering the tight schedule. The Officiate and Photographer Were Great. I would Definitely Recommend Happenings to everyone."

Morgan & Emery

"Thank You once again for making our day Amazing! I can't wait to see the photos. Please thank our Photographer again for us she was so Great. It really was an Amazing Day. Please thank Sarah again too. It's been crazy busy since we have been back but we watched the video quickly and the ceremony wa...

Kasie & Bianca

"I just wanted to say once again Thank you so so much for all you did for us on and before December 20th. We really have asked for a more Beautiful Day. Everything was Perfect and that was down to you Shannon, so thank you so much."

Catherine & Barry

"Thank You So Much! We could not have done it without you. You Guys Are Great! Thanks again. Happenings was Excellent and Very Professional, everything was On Time to the tee and nothing left out. Very Accommodating. Hire more people like Shannon & Anais, everything was taken care of for us."

Rick & Hollie

"Thanks so much for Arranging Everything Perfectly. Lauren was really surprised! It Was The Best Day. The Flowers were Beautiful, the Violinist was Outstanding, and we Loved the Photographer as well."

James & Lauren

"Amazing, very thorough. Shannon always sent me all the information.. and I mean, everything! They met my expectations and All Was Perfect!"

Viridiana & Jesus

"We are still getting comments on how Wonderful our Wedding ceremony was – Elegant but Simple and Relaxed, exactly what we wanted and your team was responsible for making it happen. Thank You again for everything you did!"

Mark & Cecile

"Effortless. Every question answered and the girls were Amazing. Very Friendly. Everything was Organized and Clearly Laid Out. I would Absolutely Recommend Happenings in the future. The whole Process was Easy and the day was Amazing. Thank you!"

Neil & Beth

"Thank You for the organization of the wedding, Everything Was Perfect and we really enjoyed that day. It was Very Easy to organize the wedding with them. That was the most important for us, Everything Went Smoothly. I think it was perfect. It is an Easy way to Organize the ceremony. Actually, the C...

Fernando & Eva
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