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BEST MICHIGAN WEDDING VENUES
michigan holds so much charm and countless breathtaking wedding venues.
whether you're looking for something
indoor or outdoor,
rustic or romantic,
intimate or extravagant,
there's something for every bride in the mitten state.
I'm Tylee, a Michigan-based photographer,
and I've seen some of the best, intimate wedding venues Michigan has to offer.
I'm here to help you find your dream location to tie the knot.
This charming venue is a hidden gem. Every detail on the property is splendidly curated, including furniture from Anthropologie in the foyer, elegant natural wood x-back chairs for the ceremony and reception, modern halo chandeliers throughout the space, and more. With an outdoor ceremony space and indoor reception space, the Cushing Field House can host your wedding of up to 200 guests. Additionally, your rental grants you access to the property for the whole weekend, making set up before the wedding and clean up afterwards super easy.
Vintage wedding dreams come true at this one of a kind venue. Sundance Studios is known for their incredibly unique building and eccentric vintage vibes. Hold your ceremony in the secret garden courtyard, and enjoy your reception in a room canopied with handmade chandeliers and covered in vintage touches. Everywhere you look there is beauty and character. This venue holds up to 200 guests and includes a surplus of accommodations with your rental.
Surrounded by 50 acres of vineyards and holding up to 225 guests, you can tie the knot in an incredible landscape and dance under twinkly lights with all of your family and friends. The gorgeous Tabor Hill estate tent is a massive, white canopy made of glass-enclosed doors that can be added or removed dependent on weather. To top it off, enjoy a wine pairing dinner menu for you and your guests with wines harvested from grapes grown right on the property.
This is the perfect blank slate for any rustic, artful wedding. Journeyman is set in a historic factory known for its distressed hardwood floors, touches of elegant character, and all around charming atmosphere. This space can hold anywhere from 25 to 500 guests, making it great for both intimate celebrations and wild parties. As a full-service venue, Journeyman makes planning and customizing your perfect wedding effortless.
A renovated 1920's mansion with a gourmet kitchen, stunning conservatory, and beautiful bridal parlors set the scene for a romantic, chic wedding day. This venue holds up to 200 people and offers indoor and outdoor ceremony options, cocktail hours in the parlor, and receptions in the exquisite conservatory. Best of all, Venue 3Two is one of the only venues that functions as a non-profit. Proceeds are donated to local organizations and helping the community.
Hidden Vineyard Wedding Barn is known for their iconic 150 year old 'ceremony tree,' a type of tree that typically has a lifespan of just 40-50 years. Couples say a meaningful "I Do" under this unique symbol of hope and fidelity. Magical receptions are held in an equally historic barn with plenty of character for 150-200 guests.
This lavish event space provides a luxe, full-service wedding experience in an exotic botanical garden setting. Work with their award-winning floral design team to play off of the timeless allure of lush plant life, and enjoy their catering team's offerings of luxury cuisine, wine and spirits. Celebrate with up to 200 guests in this oasis and dance under the stars shining through the glass ceiling.
This rustic property tucked in the woods gives you and 200 guests a quaint, cozy experience. Ceremonies take place an a woodland forest surrounded by tall evergreen pine trees, and receptions are celebrated in the charming on-site barn. With several natural backdrops and earthy tones, nature loving couples are thrilled to tie the knot here.
Loft 310 has everything to offer all in one place. This elaborate venue includes a rooftop Sky Deck, classic ceremony Chapel, urban Upper Loft warehouse, moody Gatsby-themed cocktail foyer, and even the Wild Bull bar for a continued after party. There's something for every kind of couple here, and the potential to customize your wedding is limitless.
Walking down the rows of vineyards as you head towards your "I Do," and spending the night dancing under twinkle lights and drinking Brengman Brother's wines... sounds perfect, right?! This Northern Michigan venue has incredible panoramic views, acres and acres of picturesque vineyard property, and an open air reception space with plenty of twinkling string lights to carry your party into the night.
Set on Gun Lake, Bay Pointe Inn offers several lakeside wedding venues to choose from including the gorgeous white open-air Lakefront Pavilion for summer celebrations, and the quaint Boathouse Villa for intimate weddings and guest accommodations. Recently added is the gorgeous bright and airy Bay Point Woods Ballroom nestled away in their wooded property. This gorgeous new venue can host up to 300 guests and has a chic, timeless elegance to it.
DOWNTOWN MARKET GREENHOUSE
Right in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids is a rooftop greenhouse oasis perfect for both small and large wedding celebrations. Have your ceremony in the Greenhouse and your reception in the Garden Room across the hall for a perfectly lavish and botanical wedding experience.
This picturesque property has so much potential for hosting anything from an extravagant traditional wedding (Bespoke Weddings, as they call them), or a smaller Intimate Wedding, an Elopement, or smaller yet- a Tiny Wedding. Zingerman's vast offerings for brides makes it easy to find a package that perfectly suits you and your wedding vision. Other amazing perks, including farm to table catering, make this venue an exceptional option for any bride.
I hope this article was so helpful for you!
I'm Tylee, a wedding & elopement photographer based in Michigan, but as a pilot's wife I'm always traveling and capturing love stories in incredible locations.
My parents got a divorce when I was in high school, and after that my life was never the same. I became super passionate about successful marriages and lifelong commitment, and this is what lead me to become a wedding photographer.
My mission is to capture images that, 50 years from now, will remind you why you fell in love.
If you're looking for a photographer who will ;
get to know you personally,
assist in your wedding planning,
and be TOTALLY invested in both your day AND your marriage,
then I'm your girl!!
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