Top 5 Wedding Venue Picks in Grand Rapids

Let’s talk wedding venues…

Grand Rapids is full of AMAZING places to celebrate your perfect day! Recently, we asked our followers for wedding venue suggestions to highlight, and we were blown away by the tremendous response!

So, now we are here to share the TOP FIVE suggestions with YOU!


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1) Clearwater Place

Photos courtesy of Clearwater Place

Clearwater Place is one of Grand Rapids’ most iconic architectural locations, providing unrivaled photo opportunities both inside & out!

This venue can accommodate weddings of varying sizes, PLUS they offer free parking (woot woot!). The size of the space allows you to pick from several layouts for your ceremony and reception.

Whether your style in bohemian, classic, elegant, industrial, rustic, romantic, simple or eclectic – this venue is the perfect place to build your dream wedding.

Check them out HERE

2. Lions and Rabbits

Photos courtesy of Lions and Rabbits

This is such a UNIQUE wedding venue, and we are very much into it! I mean, who doesn’t want to get married surrounded by wall to wall local art!

Lions & Rabbits is an art gallery in Creston that offers a creative space for you to celebrate love with all of your friends and family.

They allow you to use any vendor that you would like, making it easier to build out your dream wedding. Their pricing is also affordable compared to other options in the Grand Rapids area!

P.S. The murals in Creston look flawless in wedding photos….

Check them out HERE

3. Hydrangea Blu Barn

Photos courtesy of Hydrangea Blu Barn

So, you’re not interested in a GR city-life wedding? No problem.

Celebrate your special day on this spacious & private farm, with a beautiful blue barn to host all of your friends and family. The event coordinator at Hydrangea Blu makes planning your day a breeze.

They offer three different packages for planning your wedding day, all of which include a complimentary engagement photo session

Check out their site for a drone tour through the property to see if it is a good fit for you!

Check them out HERE

4. The Cheney Place

Photos courtesy of The Cheney Place

This beautiful warehouse is a place where “urban meets vintage meets modern”!

Enjoy their original hardwood floors and polished concrete throughout the entire building, and frosted warehouse windows letting in all of that picture perfect natural lighting that we love.

The Cheney Place offers a huge selection of vintage rental furniture & beautiful antique chandeliers to help you make this open space your own.

They are able to accommodate up to 350 guests with free onsite parking, and table & chairs are included!

Check them out HERE

5. Studio D2D

Photos courtesy of Studio D2D

Love exposed brick, industrial wooden beams, and large windows overlooking Grand Rapids….? Then this may be the perfect venue for you.

Pick between their two locations, The Loft & The City view, and then let their team of experienced event specialists make planning your wedding simple.

Planning, tables and chairs, linens, DJ, dance lights, chandeliers, couches, Wedding Web Page & more are all included in their wedding packages!

Learn more HERE

There you have it! The Top 5 Wedding Venue Picks in Grand Rapids selected by our followers. We’d love to hear which one you choose. Comment below with your experiences or any spots we should feature in the future.


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