Assisting in preserving and interpreting the natural and cultural resources of Borderland State Park

Friends of 

"I believe that a companionship such as chance had established between us could lead to one end [marriage], and I never lost hope in the good fates which watch over human life."

- A letter from Oakes to Blanche

Weddings & Functions

Borderland’s grounds are popular for hosting weddings and other private events. These events require advance notice and a special-use permit, which is available from DCR for a small fee. If you are interested in hosting an event at Borderland, please click the button below for instructions to obtain a special-use permit.

Questions or to see if the day is available, please feel free to email the park at: Please note, the interior of the Ames Mansion is not available for wedding events.