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The Silo Banquets & Catering



The Silo Banquets & Catering is a beautiful, country-chic wedding venue located in Allegan, Michigan. "Elegance in the Country,” the Silo is a perfect location for couples interested in having a rustic and classic wedding celebration.

Facilities and Capacity
The main event space of The Silo Banquets & Catering venue features vaulted ceilings and has two winding staircases that lead up to a balcony overlooking the perfect country backdrop. Within The Silo, the Grand Ballroom can host up to 300 wedding guests and can be divided into a smaller space for the flexibility to accommodate a smaller group. Customized floor plans are available to discuss with the wedding coordinator. Covered and uncovered outdoor spaces are also available for ceremonies and cocktail hours.

Services Offered
Highlights of The Silo include full-service event coordination, on-site catering, professional kitchen and staff, two full bars, a gazebo, gardens, a pond and plenty of event parking. The venue also offers additional services like:

  • Bridal suite
  • Cleanup
  • Event planning
  • Event rentals
  • In-house bar
  • In-house catering
  • Liability insurance
  • Setup
  • Wireless Internet
  • Free guest parking (paved parking lot)
  • Heat, Air Conditioning, Back-up generator

Couples can opt for having customized menu options presented, or they can choose signature dishes that can be served as plated dinners or buffet-style. Either option also includes the full use of the venue’s bar service.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

Bridal Suite
Clean Up
Event Planning
Set Up

Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?

Cake Cutting

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How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


Describe your venue:

Banquet Hall

What kind of settings are available?

Uncovered Outdoor

Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

Bridal Shower
Engagement Party
Rehearsal Dinner

What event services do you offer?

Bar Services
Catering Services
Clean Up
Event Planner
Event Rentals
Get Ready Rooms
Liability Insurance
Outside Vendors

What catering services do you offer?

Cocktail Reception
Hors d'oeuvres
Outside Cake

What bar services do you provide?

Cash Bar
Champagne Toast
House Beer
House Liquor
House Wine
Limited Bar
Liquor License
Open Bar
Premium Liquor
Signature Drink
Specialty Beer
Specialty Wine

What event items are available?

Audio Equipment
Dance Floor

What food and beverage items are available?


What transportation and access is available?

Wheelchair Access

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    Mackenzie M. Married on 05/01/2021
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    A month away from our wedding we had a change in catering for our wedding. Working with Silo banquet & catering was such a smooth process. Sam was so accommodating to help us get what we needed. We had the pasta bar, breadsticks and salad; which we would say are some of the best we have ever had. Definitely would recommend and order again!

    The Silo Banquets & Catering's reply:

    Thank you for the positive review! It was our pleasure, we are so happy you allowed us to be a part of your special day! We wish you and Stephen all the best!
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    Heather V. Married on 12/01/2018
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    Mr and Mrs J Van Dussen

    Our experience with The Silo was nothing short of awesome. Sam was very responsive to emails when I had questions. I knew we were on good hands when our wedding day was here. The day was smooth and I couldn't have asked for a better experience and day for our wedding. I would highly recommend them!!!

    The Silo Banquets & Catering's reply:

    Heather & Jeremy!

    Thank you for this rave review! I truly enjoyed working with the two of you! You had a beautiful day which complimented your beautiful love story! We wish you and your family all the best!
    -Sam & the entire Silo Staff!
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Samantha (Sam) Christman-Ailes
Samantha (Sam) Christman-Ailes
Executive Manager

My name is Samantha but you can call me Sam. I've been with The Silo Banquets and Catering since January 2013.Born and raised in Allegan, I left for 5 years living in the Upper Peninsula where I attended Northern Michigan University (NMU) in Marquette. I graduated in 2011 with a degree in Hospitality Management. While living in Marquette I was the Event Manager and Joes’ Cake Office Manager at the Historic Hotel Landmark Inn. I never thought I would move back home that is until I was offered the position of Banquet Manager here at The Silo. If I had to move home for any reason running events at The Silo Banquets and Catering was the perfect reason. I have since moved into the position of Executive Manager overseeing the entire operation here at The Silo. I am here to help make your planning process as smooth and stress free as possible not only for the Bride and Groom but for their families as well. I have worked with a number of local and out of town Brides and Grooms from all types of back grounds. Here at The Silo you are not just another wedding. You become family and we love to take care of our family. I am confident that you will leave here more than impressed with the level of service myself and my team have to offer. I have been in the business for over 10 years and after planning my own wedding back in 2018 I am a fountain of knowledge and I would love to share that knowledge with you! Congratulations and happy planning!

Professional Network & Endorsements

5 Endorsements
Floral Creations by Sharon Floral Creations by Sharon Wedding Florists

The Silo Banquet and Catering is a wonderful venue with an outdoor gazebo for your wedding, or if the weather is not great, it could be set up in the Banquet area. The staff is great to word with, delicious food, and have always enjoyed all the weddings that have booked with them. Can highly recommend them for your wedding or next event.

Give Me A Shot Photography Give Me A Shot Photography Wedding Photographers

I love working with the professionals at The Silo. They always do a great job for my brides and grooms.

Munro Photography Munro Photography Wedding Photographers

It's always exciting to work at the silo! The grounds are gorgeous, the views from the hall are breathtaking, and the staff is always so helpful and friendly. A true gem!

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