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The Davis Nature Pavilion

Lansing, MI View map Visit website

About

The Davis Nature Pavilion is a park and outdoor wedding venue located outside of Grand Rapids in Lansing, Michigan. This venue, situated within the Fenner Nature Center, is surrounded by 134 acres of rolling glacial esker. It is the perfect location for couples who want to be connected to the breathtaking beauty of nature to tie the knot.

Facilities and Capacity

The Davis Nature Pavilion has several indoor and outdoor spots where you can host your ceremony and reception. The Outdoor Chapel offers an intimate ceremony setting and beautiful views of 19 acres of grassland. You and your partner can also say your vows in The Maple Grove Pavilion. This small structure is nestled within a grotto of towering maples, which create a natural aisle for you to walk down. The site comes with a covered area and picnic benches where your guests can sit. Receptions are held within the Pavilion, which features French doors, vaulted ceilings, and 270-degree views of the landscape. Dinner and dancing can also be accommodated in the Group Campground. This large, open field will provide a secluded and serene atmosphere for your celebration.

Services Offered

Couples who wed at The Davis Nature Pavilion can choose between the basic and all-inclusive wedding packages. The more comprehensive of these comes with use of the outdoor chapel and pavilion for rehearsals, photography sessions, and the big day. It also includes two benches, two arches, an AV system, reserved parking for the newlyweds, 9am set-up, and a staff person. Add-ons such as hand-painted signs, chalkboards, backdrop frames, sweetheart settees, log slices, glass jars, and shepherd hooks are also available.

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?

$1,500

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

$1,000

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?

$100

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

$100

Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Chairs
Clean Up
Lighting/Sound
Parking
Set Up
Tables

How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?

1

Describe your venue:

Banquet Hall
Park

What kind of settings are available?

Indoor
Covered Outdoor
Uncovered Outdoor
Scenic Views

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Ceremony
Reception
Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Elopements
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

All Inclusive Packages
Clean Up
Event Rentals
Lighting / Sound
Outside Vendors
Set Up
Wifi

What bar services do you provide?

Outside Alcohol

What event items are available?

Altar/Arch
Audio Equipment
Centerpieces
Chairs
Dance Floor
Decor
Furniture
Lighting
Tables

What transportation and access is available?

Parking
Wheelchair Access

What months are included in your peak season?

May
June
July
August

What months are included in your off-peak season?

January
February
March
April
September
October
November
December

Pricing

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2020 East Mount Hope Avenue Lansing, MI, 48910
5174834224

Tuesday– Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday– Sunday, 12 noon to 4 p.m.
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