Getting married in Grand Rapids?!? Then this one is for YOU. I’ve taken my years of vendor experience to give you the ultimate vendor list for Grand Rapids weddings. So buckle your seat belts and be prepared to see some AMAZING up & coming vendors in the Grand Rapids area.
Downtown Market Grand Rapids
This venue is such a pretty greenhouse, along with a beautiful naturally lit banquet room. View the Downtown Market GR’s website here.
The Cheney Place
This venue has open beamed ceiling, huge factory style windows, brick walls, and so much more. View The Cheney Place’s website here.
This venue is a newly renovated 1920’s estate situated on a horse ranch. View Venue3Two’s website here.
Lions & Rabbits
This venue is an art gallery by day and wedding venue by night. The unique walls and natural light make this venue so unique! View Lions & Rabbits website here.
Here’s a few more Grand Rapids venues:
Looking for a smaller wedding venue? Here’s two Airbnbs perfect for your Grand Rapids wedding.
Tanya Lynnette Events
I’ve worked with Tanya personally when I was photographing a wedding, and she was AMAZING! The couple loved her and loved how everything turned out – she event coordinated a trolley ride around Downtown GR for the bridal party.
Paper Hat Weddings
7th on Lincoln
Lauren Koster Events
I used Stem’s market for my wedding a few months ago and they were INCREDIBLE! They brought my vision to life, and even made me a flower crown exactly how I envisioned it. View Stem’s Market website here.
Who is that cute photographer?!? Oh, it’s me!! It just so happens that I’m a wedding photographer in the Grand Rapids area 😉 So don’t be afraid to reach out to me if you’re looking for someone rad to photograph your wedding!
Rise Authentic Baking Co.
I’ve heard nothing but raving reviews about this place!! Everything looks so yummy, it’s going to be hard to wait until dessert to eat these! View Rise Authentic Baking’s website here.
Nothing Bundt Cake
These cakes are AMAZING and so tasty too! View Nothing Bundt Cake’s website here.
Love’s Ice Cream
I’m obsessed with Love’s Ice Cream – they have amazing ice cream sandwiches and wedding guests will LOVE this! They even bring an ice cream cart, and offer servers too. View Love’s website here.
Olly’s Donuts Food Truck
Who doesn’t love a food truck? With Olly’s you get the best of both worlds with fresh donuts and a cool truck. View Olly’s website here.
Looking for that classic wedding cake? Maybe cupcakes? Check out what DreamScape has to offer! View DreamScape’s website here.
Ice Box Brand
Ice Box brand has a unique dessert to offer, which includes classic Ice Cream bars that are super easy to serve. View Ice Box Brand’s website here.
Ali Nicole Bridal
Renee Austin Wedding
Second Dance Bridal
Looking for a dress but don’t want to pay full price? Second Dance has amazing and trendy gently used wedding dresses. View Second Dance’s website here.
Slows Bar BQ
This one’s for my barbecue lovers!! Get some ribs, cornbread, and so much more at your wedding. View Slows Bar BQ’s website here.
The. Best. Fried. Chicken. Need I say more? View Juju Bird’s website here.
You won’t regret having these iconic hot dogs at your wedding. I promise. View Yesterdog’s website here.
Pizza Parliament Food Truck
Another food truck option for you, because they’re such a fun way to serve your guests! This pizza is amazing, and every guest will be raving about this food. View Pizza Paliament’s website here.
Check out a few GR local salons that can give you the BEST hair experience for your wedding day!
And if you want to support local artists, here’s some highly recommended hairstylists in Grand Rapids:
I love supporting local artists, and you’ll find that a few of the names below aren’t big name MUA’s (and that’s totally ok, they’re still awesome!!) Check out some GR makeup artists who can make you look flawless:
Alright, I’ve only got one for this category but trust me – SHE’S SO GOOD!
And to top it off, here’s some Grand Rapids rental companies for all of your rental needs!
There’s so many amazing vendors in West Michigan, and I hope you enjoyed discovering a few new and upcoming vendors in GR!
If you found this helpful, feel free to share this with anyone who needs some vendor ideas in the Grand Rapids area!
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