South Lawn East

A woman sitting in a yellow arm chair on a raised platform holds up a picture book to a crowd of parents and their young children. In the background, a grand columned building can be seen.

About the Space:

The South Lawns are located on lower campus, between Butler Library and College Walk. The East Lawn is adjacent to Hamilton Hall and Lawn. 

  • Maximum Occupancy: 2,500
  • Nearest Restrooms: Butler Library, Hamilton
  • Restrictions:
    • Grilling is not permitted.
    • Guests may not wear cleats.
    • Only one of the two South Lawns may be reserved per day.

Who Can Book This Venue:

This space is open for community use without a reservation.

Recommended Uses:

This space is frequently used for high-profile student events including graduation, receptions, and concerts. Tents are permitted, and it can be reserved with Butler Plaza for barbecue events. Alcohol service is available for this venue.