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Pricing information

Reception
$1,000 starting price
Ceremony
$400 starting price
Reception
$750 starting price
Ceremony
$400 starting price
These prices are available for the months of May through October. These prices are available for the months of November through April.

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Event coordination
Guests comfort
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About

On WeddingWire since 2008

The Grand Ledge Opera House is a wedding and event venue in Grand Ledge, Michigan. The historic opera house is located in downtown Grand Ledge along the Grand River. It is a tribute to the town embracing their past and moving into the future. The building opened in 1884 as a roller rink when they were a thriving tourist town. It then transformed into an opera house, a place for traveling theatrical shows and events. Later it became a movie theater, furniture store and warehouse. The Opera House was reborn in 1993 after restoration from the entire community. They are a nonprofit organization overseen by a seven member community board.

Facilities and Capacity
The Grand Hall is an elegant ballroom on the main level that can accommodate 240 guests. The two level room features three enchanting 12 branch chandeliers, a double staircase leading to a full wrap around balcony that overlooks the formal garden and Grand River. The Gardens are an outdoor space that can accommodate 140 guests. The Terrace Level has the Grand River and beautiful gardens as a backdrop. It is a romantic setting that is meticulously maintained and makes a nice photo backdrop. The Terrace Level room has six sets French doors that open to the patio and can accommodate 140 guests. The room features versatile lighting, rose-tinted walls, and dance floor.

Services Offered
Rental of the Grand Hall includes use of the balcony, dance floor, set up of tables and chairs, and an activity host for the event. The Blake Room is an additional meet space that is included in the rental and can be used as a bridal dressing area. The hall has a Steinway & Sons piano and restored 1928 theater pipe organ that can be requested for your wedding. They also provide round tables and 240 white folding fan-backed chairs. Rental of the Terrace Level includes exclusive use of the brick patio, gardens and charming gazebo. The Grand Ledge Opera House can host your ceremony, reception, rehearsal dinner, engagement party, showers and other wedding events. They have a list of catering companies that have provided catering in their venue. If you choose an outside catering vendor, that business must meet their qualifications.

Frequently asked questions

Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

$1,000

What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

$750

Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?

Yes

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

$400

What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

$400

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Chairs
Clean Up
Parking
Set Up
Tables

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

2

Describe your venue:

Ballroom
Banquet Hall
Historic Building

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party

What event services do you offer?

Clean Up
Get Ready Rooms
Outside Vendors
Pet Friendly

What transportation and access is available?

Parking

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August
September
October

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
November
December
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4.3 out of 5 rating
31 Reviews
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  • Flexibility
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86% Recommended by couples

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31 Reviews
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Jamie C. Sent on 09/28/2023
5 out of 5 rating

Had a great wedding,will have another in June. Building had everything we needed. Grooms room, brides room, 2 kitchens, and gardens are beautiful!

We decided we will have other milestones in our lives at this venue. They are set for small or large parties. Most anything we wanted to rent they had. The staff worked with us on last minute details. You know, there's always those "last minute, I didn't think about that" things that come up, lol
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Jasmine J. Sent on 07/26/2019
5 out of 5 rating

Gorgeous Venue, Great Staff!

We had such a wonderful experience with our wedding at the Grand Ledge Opera House! The venue is absolutely stunning, including the grand ballroom and terrace levels in the opera house itself, as well as the vibrant terrace area connected to the Grand River outside. We had both our wedding ceremony and reception upstairs in the grand ballroom with less than two hours during our cocktail hour to reset the room and the opera house staff did an excellent job transitioning the room during this time. Needless to say, the setup for both the ceremony and reception was absolutely gorgeous.

The staff was wonderful about communicating what to expect with us beforehand and being present and helpful, yet unobtrusive, throughout our wedding day. We thoroughly enjoyed our wedding day at the Grand Ledge Opera House!
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Marwa Sent on 03/12/2017
5 out of 5 rating
Beautiful place and wonderful :)
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Professional Network & Endorsements

4 Endorsements
Occasions - Invitations & Announcements Occasions - Invitations & Announcements Wedding Invitations

Beautiful venue situated in downtown Grand Ledge on the banks of the Grand River. I love the interior of this place because it is beautiful wood floors, high ceilings, plenty of space and they have a downstairs area for events as well. Check out this local gem in Grand Ledge, MI! Mary of Occasions, (invitations, announcements & more)

Enchanted Vows Enchanted Vows Wedding Officiants

As an Officiant, I always enjoy performing services here. A lovely setting both in the gazebo and inside give your day that special feeling. The staff have always been helpful and knowledgeable. A wonderful venue!

Adeline Leigh Catering Adeline Leigh Catering Wedding Caterers

By far one of our favorite venues to work in and with!!! Always flexible and responsive. And its such an unique and fabulous venue!!!

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