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    From tigers and coffee to meat markets and Mexican restaurants, the West Side is a fascinating mix of old-school and up-and-coming.
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    The city’s largest park, tiniest burger joint, oldest sweet shop and newest best-bar winner are just a few of the pleasures that await visitors.…
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    Weddings in Grand Rapids

    Grand Rapids can make your special day even more special.

    Whether you’re planning an intimate wedding or a lavish affair – or anything in between – you’ll find exactly what you need in Grand Rapids. Picture-perfect venues. Experienced specialty vendors. Accommodations to meet any requirement.

    And an endless variety of things to do for friends and family who come to celebrate your big day.


    From historic churches to lakeside pavilions, Grand Rapids offers so many great places to hold your dream wedding. Here are a few of our favorites:

    Amway Grand Plaza, Curio Collection by Hilton. This elegant downtown landmark has hosted hundreds of high-society weddings through the years. The staff knows how to do it right!

    Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Beautifully manicured gardens and internationally acclaimed artworks provide a stunning backdrop for your ceremony and reception.

    Grand Rapids Art Museum. Create an experience to remember in this signature building complete with stunning city views and dazzling art exhibitions.

    John Ball Zoo. The new BISSELL Tree House high above the zoo showcases sweeping views of the city from an elegant indoor space.

    Lake Michigan Beaches. Michigan’s beautiful west coast is a one-of-a-kind destination for one-of-a-kind weddings.  You can be back in Grand Rapids for the reception in a half-hour!

    Find more ceremony and reception facilities here. You can search for venues by size! Or get free, easy personalize help from Dave Nitkiewicz.

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