5 of the Best Wedding Venues in Michigan

When searching for a wedding venue, there are so many options, but what makes a venue? Stunning views, intimate settings, well thought out details, and partial guidance to full planning definitely help make your big day. In no particular order, here are 5 of the best wedding venues in Michigan to consider!

Cushing Field House 

Surrounded by mature woods, meadows of timothy and alfalfa, and lush landscaping is Cushing Field House in Holly, Michigan. With options to have the ceremony on the lawn, in the mature forest, and even the house if weather demands.  A charming and rustic elegance, this venue was designed for family weddings on their 30 acres property in farm country. 

Owned and operated by a family, they’re committed to keeping the land beautiful and venue unique by limiting events. With only 15 events yearly, the other bonus is having privacy and access to the venue for the entire weekend. Allowing clients to use the space Fridays to set up and rehearse, Saturday for the ceremony, and Sunday to clean. 

For the reception, the field house itself is constructed with a giant garage window that opens with a screen. Allowing you to further enjoy the nature of the farm on beautiful days without it getting in. Inside, reclaimed barn wood and up-cycled metal add touches of warm rustic character combined with chic elegance like chandeliers. 

Outside you’ll find incredible areas to lounge, enjoy the fire pit, play lawn games, and further celebrate. For your ease and convenience, they offer plenty of amazing additional rentals to truly enjoy your big day. This is one of the best wedding venues in Michigan, not for the scenery alone, but all the little details. 

Planterra Conservatory

For a modern and full service botanical garden ceremony, consider the stunning Planterra Conservatory in West Bloomfield, Michigan. Dreams do come true if you like no worries planning, florals, food & beverage, rentals & valet. One of the top Michigan wedding venues for allowing you, your partner, and loved ones to celebrate with peace of mind. 

With a team of dedicated professionals to handle the planning and execution, your ceremony is their sole focus day of. In fact, the venue is completely yours the day of; VIP status here includes privacy, date exclusivity, and champagne. They even design custom florals for the birch arbor for your ceremony backdrop, as well as bouquets, and greenery details. 

Surrounding you with botanicals and bringing nature inside, the conservatory is truly a unique gem for intimate garden weddings. What a gorgeous space it is, with brilliant natural light in the day, and stunning star studded ceiling at night. Make a statement and consider Planterra Conservatory for your dreamy (and planning made easy) Michigan wedding venue. 

Tabor Hill Winery

Located in the breathtaking and rolling vineyards of Tabor Hill Winery in southwest (Buchanan to be exact) Michigan. Known for amazing wine, locally sourced culinary food, add in their gorgeous vineyard for an incredible Michigan wedding venue. With varying packages for what is best for your big day, they have a recommended coordinator to help plan. 

If you are dreaming of an outdoor ceremony in the vineyard, they can make that happen with their stunning grounds. The Estate Tent, nestled in the vineyard can also hold your ceremony or reception, but this is no ordinary tent. Glass walls allow you not only to look out onto the vineyard, but feel as if you are in nature. 

For other indoor ceremony and reception options with vineyard views, consider the Grand Mark Room or Vineyard Room. The Grand Mark Room offers 180-degree views of the vineyard with vaulted ceilings and a stone fireplace. No matter which setting, Tabor Hill Winery will help you make your perfect day. 

Zingerman’s Cornman Farms

Minutes from downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan you can find the charming Zingerman’s Cornman Farms. When you arrive at the 27 acres property, you may feel at home with it’s historic white farmhouse and barn. This venue has been reimaged to create a home for events around good food by world renowned chef Kieron Hales. Bringing you farm to table food, stunning surroundings, and ultimately heart and passion for beautiful events. 

With event coordinators and teams to help you plan and execute your dream day, they have an array of packages. Differentiating between what services you require and ultimately desire, from tiny micro weddings, intimate family affairs, and dream bespoke weddings. Indoor or outdoors ceremonies are possible here with the white farmhouse, red barn, or grounds (a tent is also available). No wonder this is one of the best wedding venues in Michigan!

Bespoke weddings packages are whatever you desire them to be, and can be as grand as renting the entire weekend. Full service weekend weddings include privacy, peace of mind, and dream worthy food and beverages created for your event.  With unique experiences such as time with the farm animals, yoga, or games in the evening around the fire. Whichever package is best for you and your partner, Cornman Farms offers more to make your memories last a lifetime. 

Greencrest Manor

In Battle Creek, Michigan overlooking St. Mary’s Lake, surrounded by trees, past the iron gate,  sits the ivy-covered Greencrest Manor. The manicured lawn, charming walking gardens, beautiful fountains, all bring a certain elegance to the grounds. This magical French chateau inspired manor offers everything from intimate affairs to full on weekend wedding getaways.

Owned and operated by a wedding coordinator, Greencrest Manor wants to co-create the ceremony of your dreams. Intimate celebrations offer the beauty of the grounds for a backdrop to say, “I do” with your closest loved ones. The full weekend wedding includes access to the estate, rooms with turndown, and amazing food. Whether your wedded dreams are intimate, big, or somewhere in between, Greencrest Manor makes for wedded bliss. 

These amazing venues offer not only picturesque views, but unique experiences, as well as seasoned professionals. Going above and beyond to create not only events, but memories to last your lifetime. Whatever dream fits best for your big day, these Michigan wedding venues will do their best for you. 

All of these Michigan Wedding venues are amazing, and you couldn’t go wrong with any of these choices. My hope is with this guide that you’ll be able to find one that suits your needs as a couple! 

Ready to get married at one of the best wedding venues in Michigan?

For more of the best Michigan wedding venues, feel free to contact me, and I’d love to give you more suggestions. We’ll find the perfect place for you and your partner’s wedding day! You can reach out to me here

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