The Embassy Suites Grand Rapids Downtown is a wedding venue located in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This riverside hotel specializes in providing extraordinary hospitality. With its central location and attentive staff, this company aims to help couples create lasting memories with their loved ones.
Facilities and Capacity
With multiple adaptable areas for engagement parties, wedding showers, rehearsal dinners, ceremonies, and receptions, this venue can accommodate intimate or large events. The Widdecomb Ballroom boasts 4,032-square-feet of space for elegant receptions with up to 250 guests. The event space features a balcony that overlooks the Grand River for a picturesque atmosphere to take photos and enjoy the company of your friends and family. For more intimate weddings, the venue contains four smaller rooms ranging from 338 to 1,000-square-feet.
The Embassy Suites Grand River Downtown’s event coordinators are available to assist with catering, vendor selections, rentals, and timelines to help you plan your optimal celebration. This luxurious venue can provide necessary event items such as chairs, tables, china, flatware, glassware, and linens. The venue allows outside vendors, or they can provide a banquet menu with plated or buffet style dishes. Friendly bartenders are happy to host open bars with a range of beverages including house or specialty beer, wine, and liquor.
This venue has created an extensive event menu to accommodate a wide variety of tastes and budgets. Their list of delectable dishes includes shrimp scampi pasta, grilled flank steak, pad thai, stuffed chicken marsala, and veggie egg rolls over quinoa slaw. They also offer a large selection of hors d’oeuvres such as empanadas, asian chicken skewers, crab stuffed prawns, stuffed mushrooms, and shrimp cocktail. For late-night celebrations, a range of snacks are available and can include soft pretzel sticks with queso and honey mustard, a nacho or taco bar, or a gourmet popcorn station.
The Embassy Suites Grand River Downtown is conveniently located in downtown Grand Rapids. The hotel is situated less than a quarter of a mile East of the Grand River and Sixth Street Park. Guests can enjoy many nearby attractions such as the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and Grand Rapids Arts Museum.
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Team of Embassy Suites Grand Rapids Downtown
I am a passionate hospitality professional who helps bring a little bit of magic into every event. My first job was in the industry and I haven't look back since--I've found my true calling!
A little about me, I have a bachelors degree in Hospitality Manaement with a minor in Special Events and Meeting Planning from Ferris State University. I've been fortunate enough to have worked in a wide range of places from fine dining to college catering to planning and managing large-scale events and, finally, to managing group room blocks and social events for the Embassy Suites Grand Rapids Downtown!
I'm ready and excited to be a part of your wedding planning experience!