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Top Wedding Venues in Grand Rapids, Michigan!

One of the hardest parts of planning a wedding is finding a venue!! It can be so overwhelming trying to decide where to host your big day. So I have created a list for you to help decide which Grand Rapids Venue would be best for you!

Grand Rapids, MI, offers a variety of indoor wedding venues suitable for different preferences and styles. Here are some indoor wedding venues in Grand Rapids!

Photo: The Broadway Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI by Birch & Belle Photography

The Cheney Place

  • Address: 1600 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
  • Website: The Cheney Place
  • The Cheney Place offers multiple event spaces, allowing for a variety of wedding styles and sizes. The venue has both indoor and outdoor spaces, providing flexibility for different preferences! The venue is known for its stylish and industrial aesthetic. Exposed brick walls, high ceilings, and large windows contribute to a modern and trendy atmosphere.

Studio D2D

  • Address: 401 Hall St SW suite 120, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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  • “Two gorgeous venues feature exposed brick walls, original hardwood flooring, immense wooden beams, and large windows that fill the space with natural light.” All-inclusive Wedding Venue! “You can be comfortable knowing they will handle all of the details and ensure that your event runs smoothly from start to finish.”

Clearwater Place

  • Address: 1430 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
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  • This venue has beautiful architecture perfect for gorgeous photo ops! Industrial/modern look and plenty of space for a large wedding! Bridal suites for both bride and groom to get ready in as well!


  • Address: 3232 Shaffer Ave SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49512
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  • A charitable venue! “All net profits go to support organizations that help our local community! With spacious and purposeful rooms designed with festivities in mind, every corner is sure to usher special moments!”

The Goei Center

  • Address: 818 Butterworth St SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
  • Website: The Goei Center
  • “Featuring vintage brick walls, original hardwood flooring, and multiple ambient water features. The space itself is conveniently divided into two unique rooms, our showroom and our banquet room, giving you the freedom to naturally separate your cocktail hours, receptions, ceremonies, and banquets by room for your guests. Each room is also accented with live greenery, chandeliers, string-lights, and outfitted with state-of-the-art tech to add your own custom spin on the space.”

The Harris Building

  • Address: 111 S Division Ave, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Website: The Harris Building
  • “With a grand ballroom featuring open beamed ceilings, exposed brick, and hardwood floors, The Harris Building is a venue as unique as your event. The Harris Building eliminates unnecessary stress and frustration that comes with planning a wedding, by offering all-inclusive reception rental packages, suited to meet your event needs.”

The Broadway Avenue

  • Address: 1140 Broadway Ave NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
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  • “A 120 year old church renovated into a wedding & event venue where we celebrate life & God’s beautiful design of marriage between a man & woman. The Broadway Avenue is a full service wedding and event space! Beautiful light and airy ceremony space and bride and groom prep rooms!”

Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM)

  • Address: 101 Monroe Center St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Website: GRAM
  • One of the notable features of hosting a wedding at GRAM is the opportunity to incorporate art into your celebration. The museum’s exhibits and galleries can serve as a unique backdrop for your wedding photos. The museum may provide event coordination services to assist with planning and executing your wedding as well!

The Ballroom at McKay

  • Address: 1111 Godfrey Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
  • Website: The Ballroom at McKay
  • The venue is situated within the McKay Tower, a historic building in downtown Grand Rapids. The Ballroom itself is known for its classic and timeless atmosphere. The Ballroom at McKay typically features a spacious and versatile ballroom space that can accommodate various wedding styles and sizes. It may also offer other areas within the McKay Tower for different aspects of your celebration!

Watermark Country Club

  • Address: 5500 Cascade Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
  • Website: Watermark Country Club
  • The venue is often praised for its beautiful golf course views, providing a serene and natural setting for weddings. Watermark Country Club typically offers multiple event spaces to accommodate different wedding sizes and styles. The spaces may include indoor ballrooms, outdoor patios, and scenic areas for ceremonies.

Photo: Clearwater Place, Grand Rapids, MI by Birch & Belle Photography

When considering wedding venues, it’s crucial to visit the venues, inquire about availability, pricing, and any specific requirements they may have. Additionally, check for reviews and testimonials from couples who have previously hosted their weddings at these venues to ensure they align with your vision for the special day!

Photo: Grand Rapids Art Museum by Birch & Belle Photography

I hope this list helps you figure out which is best for you! If you found this helpful let me know! I would love to work with you for your wedding photography! Inquire at!