A vintage wedding barn venue in Gaylord, Michigan, Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center is the perfect choice for couples wishing to wed in elegant charm. Family-owned and operated, the picturesque venue combines multi-functional facilities with modern amenities like air conditioning and heat. A part of the Michigan wedding industry since 2016, Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center is sure to craft the magical and memorable wedding of your dreams.
Facilities and Capacity
Nestled in the rolling hills of Northern Michigan, Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center provides couples with an ideal backdrop for intimate wedding celebrations. Located on a spacious 33-acre farm, the scenic venue offers couples the option of hosting their ceremony and/or reception either indoors in the venue’s barn, which accommodates 250 people, or outdoors on its meticulously landscaped grounds.
Couples who opt to host their nuptials at Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center benefit from a variety of wedding-related services. For a truly unforgettable experience, said services include the following:
- Liability insurance
- Day-of wedding planner & assistant
- Event decoration rentals
- Outside vendors
- Wireless internet
- Tables & chairs
- Walk-in cooler
- Outdoor arbor
Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center offers couples and their guests overnight accommodations in the form of an on-site Farmhouse and Airbnb rental. Comprised of six bedrooms that collectively sleep 24, the Farmhouse features two spacious living rooms, a gourmet kitchen, dining room, and laundry room. The Airbnb rental—which is comprised of three bedrooms that sleep 10—features a fully stocked kitchen and billiards and ping pong table.
- Onsite wedding decorations
Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center features a number of versatile spaces for couples to utilize during their wedding celebration, including a fully furnished bridal suite.
Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center is conveniently located in Gaylord, Michigan. Situated in the heart of Northern Michigan, the private venue is less than one hour from a number of landmarks, such as Mackinac Island, Gaylord State Forest Area, Atlanta State Forest Area, and Grayling State Forest Area.
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If the bride or groom is an active duty military member. Only one per couple.
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Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center is one of our most favorite places to cater at! The venue itself is superb, every single staff member is easy to work with, knowledgeable, helpful and above all else - focused on the client. You will fall in love with everything the moment you step onto their property!
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Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center frequently asked questions
What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Event Planning
- Set Up
What are the most important characteristics of Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center in terms of venue type, style and location?
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center offer for wedding events?
- Clean Up
- Event Planner
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Lighting / Sound
- Outside Vendors
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Sonshine Barn Wedding & Event Center have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Dance Floor
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