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  • Kayla Bowman

Venue3Two | Grand Rapids | Wedding Venue

Updated: Jun 15, 2022

Looking for the perfect "fairy tale" style wedding venue?

LOOK NO FURTHER! (Seriously, this is your wedding venue...)

LaBelle Image has had the absolute honor of touring and photographing this GORGEOUS venue! All photos in this blog were taken on our tour!

Venue3Two is conveniently located in Kentwood near Grand Rapids, Michigan and has everything you need for your big day and more!

"Named for its location at the corner of Shaffer & 32nd Street, the property has been carefully renovated and is ready to take you and your guests back to a beautiful 1920’s estate situated on a horse ranch in a beautiful, wooded, secluded setting - yet so close to your guests."

Venue3Two is a profit for non-profit event center and all net profits go to support organizations that help the local community.

Questions we asked during our tour:

  • How many people does your venue accommodate?

Approximately 200 guests.

  • Are there any special partnerships or ways to save?

Preferred caters and bar list and recommended list of vendors on their website.

  • Are there other places near by to take pictures?

Most couples stay on property since there are so many photo opportunities!

  • Is there an on site coordinator?

Yes, Abbie Dennison.

  • What colors, themes or décor have you seen used here that compliment the space?

Elegant whites, greenery, copper accents, etc.

  • How many areas do you offer for wedding ceremonies and receptions?

Outdoor ceremony facing mansion or facing the ravine,

Indoor conservatory for reception,

Parlor for gifts and photos,

Great room for cocktail hour has fireplace and options for furniture rental and another bar area,

Conservatory/Dining room for appetizers during cocktail hour,

Kitchen for bride and groom to enjoy and/or photos,

Pantry area for vendors.

  • What happens if the weather is too bad for an outdoor ceremony?

The conservatory is a great space for back up plan, guests at reception tables.

  • What's the parking situation like?

83 parking spots on site, additional parking along fence if necessary.

There are many hotels in the area also.

  • How long do the couples have to access each area and have to have everything cleaned up by?

There is a couple options for packages:

One day package - 9am to midnight.

Two day package - Rehearsal at venue.

(Day of coordination and help with set up and take down of table and chairs.)

  • Are there getting ready area's?

Beautiful bridal suite with bathroom and dining area upstairs in mansion. (Glam room with large mirror, large windows, and fireplace.)

Gorgeous salon downstairs, great for getting ready photos!

Groom area with bathroom and dining room upstairs in the mansion.

  • What is the best method to contact you for the fastest response?

Their website lead inquiry form! This venue has great communication!

  • If someone wants to book your venue today, what are the next steps they take with you?

Email venue, couples must place 50% down to secure wedding date.

Here are some of the highlights of the event space and the mansion!

The Bridal Suite:

The Groom's Suite:

The Staircase:

The Kitchen:

The Bar/ Cocktail Area:

The Salon:

All of the above features are located inside the mansion section of the venue. Guests and the couples have full access to use as they choose!

The Parlor/Entrance:

The Conservatory (Reception):

"By booking an event, we invite you to take part in our mission to support local organizations who empower, heal, and assist our neighbors who have been rescued from trafficking, abused, neglected, or underprivileged."

Click their website link to explore and/or contact to book!