Top 10 West Michigan Wedding Venues
Updated: Jun 2
So many couples get engaged and then are thinking "What's next?" "Where do we get married?" This is why we have created this resource so that couples can begin to look for venues for their West Michigan wedding! Here you'll find links to venues we have personally worked with and would highly recommend!
The Broadway Avenue
The Broadway Avenue is a wedding venue located in Grand Rapids, MI right off US131! This makes it super easy to find! Not only is the location awesome but the vintage architecture and open space makes it great for event gatherings. They offer multiple options for use of the building also including two bridal suites for couples to get ready in. The owners and staff of this venue are amazing to work with, they will take care of all your wedding needs!
Visit their website for more information here https://www.thebroadwayavenue.com/
Heritage Farm Market
Heritage Farms is located in Fremont, Michigan and sits on 80 acres of Fall time fun. The Market is not only a unique wedding venue but it offers a corn maze, petting zoo, pumpkin picking, mini golf, and fresh made cider and yummy treats. The same family has owned the farm since the 1800’s and is a Michigan Centennial Farm. They offer a beautiful outdoor ceremony area under a pergola covered in vines, a historic farm house to get ready, and an event barn for the reception. We love this venue for its fun setting and rich history.
Visit their website for more information at https://heritagefarmmarket.com/event-barn/
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Ivy House Wedding and Events is a newer venue in Saugatuck, Michigan. Ivy House features a beautiful greenhouse and 7 acres of outdoor greenery to enjoy for your ceremony and a modern barn for the reception. Ivy house also features separate bride and groom suites. We love this venue not only because of its beauty and charm but because the owners and staff are so amazing and very passionate about what they do! Highly recommend!
Visit their website for more information here https://www.ivyhousemi.com/
Bell Tower Falls
Bell Tower Falls is located in Rockford, Michigan overlooking the Rouge River Valley. If you’re looking for a grand entrance look no further, Bell Tower Falls offer a breathtaking staircase along the hillside with expansive views and a stunning waterfall for brides to walk down. Bell Tower Falls features a beautiful red barn built in 1830 for the ceremony/reception. The barn has a very cool lower level with a bar that definitely gave us speakeasy vibes. The lower-level walks out to a covered patio. They also offer a bridal suite and groom lounge area as well. We love this venue for its stunning views and rich history!
Visit their website for more information here https://www.belltowerfalls.com/
The Lake House
Located in Ludington, Michigan, The Lake House offers waterfront views of the lighthouse, Harbor View Marina, and the SS Badger - which is a passenger and car ferry that travels from Ludington to Manitowoc, Wisconsin. The venue includes in house catering inside their modern loft like reception space with separate bridal and groom suits. We love The Lake House for its amazing owners (who are husband & wife), the unique waterfront views, and proximity to Lake Michigan.
Visit their website for more information here https://www.lakehousevenue.com/
Venue3two is located in Grand Rapids, Michigan inside a remodeled 1920’s mansion. The venue recently added a large conservatory for the ceremony and reception. Inside the mansion you’ll find beautiful areas for cocktail hour and upstairs rooms for the bride and groom to get ready. Venue3two not only hosts stunning events but is part of a profit-for-non-profit organization to help underprivileged children and victims of human trafficking through equine therapy. We love Venue3two for its beautiful vintage architecture and for the amazing work they do for their community.
Visit their website for more information here https://www.venue3two.com/
South Haven Creations
South Haven creations is an all-inclusive wedding and event venue located in South Haven, Michigan. If you think food is one of the more important parts of your wedding day this is the venue for you. South Haven Creations started out as a catering company in Grand Rapids (Catered Creations Inc.) so they know what they’re doing when it comes to food. The venue offers indoor and outdoor ceremony options each one special and unique. South Haven Creations is a family-owned business and a dream to work with. We love this venue because of the inclusivity and delicious food!
Visit their website for more information here https://southhavencreations.com/
Alden Orchards is a 5-acre estate surrounded by apple trees located in Lowell, Michigan. The venue includes a charming farmhouse built in 1885 and a large barn with twinkly lights and pretty chandeliers. Before this property was a wedding venue it was a bed and breakfast! The farmhouse is still available for rent and sleeps 12 guests. We love this venue because of its stunning apple orchards and original vintage charm!
Visit their website for more information here https://www.aldenorchards.com/
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Bell Mare Weddings and Events
Bell Mare is located in Galien, Michigan. This historic meets chic venue was originally a livery and feed stable opening in 1860. The building was bought in 2019 and completely remodeled to maintain its historic charm while providing their customers with an absolutely beautiful wedding venue. Bell Mare offers a stunning indoor ceremony space in the buildings second level which they turn into the reception after the ceremony. The downstairs has a large bar, fireplace, and dinning area for cocktail hour which creates a stunning backdrop for photos. We love Belle Mare for its unique backstory and elegant take on a rustic wedding venue.
Visit their website for more information here https://www.bellmareevents.com/
Trillium Creek Rustic Barn Venue
Trillium Creek is located in Ludington, Michigan. The venue offers a newly renovated 1920’s craftsmen style house and a 100 year old large barn that connects to a high-peak tent. The barn includes plenty of power to dance away the night along with string lights and chandeliers. There are many different areas to have your wedding ceremony and the reception area inside the barn is full of character. The property is surrounded by either sunflowers, corn, or soybeans depending on the year. We love this venue because of the lovely grounds and versatility of the venue.
Visit their website for more information here http://www.theweddingrental.com/
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