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12 Corners Vineyards

12 Corners Vineyards Weddings

Benton Harbor - Southwest Michigan

Savor award-winning wine that comes directly from the grapes around you as you celebrate your new union in an amazing vineyard, staffed by a team that has curated more than 250 unique Michigan wedding experiences. Just 90 minutes from downtown Chicago and Grand Rapids, and nestled in the heart of Southwest Michigan wine country, The Vineyard @ 12 Corners was designed with the destination couple in mind. You're just 15 minutes away from amazing beach ceremony locations, hotels, quaint beachtown shopping districts, restaurants and more. Yet it feels like a million miles away.

To create this venue, we literally made space right in the middle of the vineyard, under a grove of trees and 100 feet from a fabulous orchard that makes for a perfect onsite wedding ceremony. Explore lots of little areas for you and your guests to gather and enjoy the best an outdoor wedding has to offer.

Our entire team stands ready and excited to see your vision through, from the moment we begin until we see you off as you start your new life together!

www.weddingwinery.com
www.12corners.com

Available Services:

  • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
  • Reception - Outdoor
  • Bridal Shower
  • Staff to assist in coordinating your event
  • Beach wedding ceremony coordination available (equipment, setup, design)
  • Decor rentals (wine barrels, arbor, Napa tables, chalkboards, linens, lighting, etc)
  • Complimentary base wedding planning package from 1928 Planning Company
  • Full-service wedding planning services available
  • Transportation available (shuttles, trolleys)

Aurora Cellars

Lake Leelanau - Leelanau Peninsula

Aurora Cellars Weddings

Aurora Cellars offers two markedly diverse options to host your special event:
AURORA CELLARS WINERY hosts events of up to 75 guests offering an old world styled tasting room and lovely patio overlooking the rolling hills of Leelanau County. This presents the ideal venue for corporate functions, fundraisers, parties, intimate weddings and rehearsal dinners.
AURORA CELLARS ESTATE accommodates up to 300 guests and rests gently on two level acres consisting of a small barn, a charming three bedroom, two-bath Victorian farmhouse with a spacious patio, surrounded by black walnut trees. A majestic willow tree, with opulent branches quietly caress the grass alongside the pond creating an idyllic setting for a wedding ceremony. The mature vineyard runs parallel to the entire length of the Estate. The Estate provides a picturesque site for corporate functions, fundraisers, family reunions, dinner parties and of course, weddings. Call or email today and discover how your event can become more than extraordinary!

www.auroracellars.com

Available Services:

  • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor (up to 300)
  • Wedding Reception - Outdoor (up to 300)
  • Wedding Rehearsal Dinner-Indoor (up to 75)
  • Beautiful Farm Tables Included

Black Star Farms

Black Star Farm bridal party

Suttons Bay - Leelanau Peninsula

Providing Consistently Exceptional Experiences
Black Star Farms is nestled among vineyards and orchards on a horse farm in Leelanau Peninsula wine country. The farm is located just minutes from northern Michigan's beautiful sand beaches, quaint villages and Traverse City attractions. We offer casual to elegant upscale dining featuring fresh local ingredients from our own farm, winery and winery.

In addition to excellent culinary experiences, you will be delighted by our friendly and experienced staff. Our inn, vineyard, vineyard café and tasting room are the perfect venues in which to hold your next business meeting, rehearsal dinner, wedding, birthday event and much more. We will work with you to ensure your event reflects your own taste and personal touches, while offering our own unique twist. Our goal is to relieve you of the many details that go along with hosting a successful party so that you, as well as your guests, can thoroughly enjoy your occasion.

www.blackstarfarms.com

Available Services:

  • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor, vineyard
  • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
  • Reception - Outdoor
  • Reception - Indoor
  • Rehearsal Dinner (3 locations: The Inn, Café, or Centennial Barn)
  • Bridal Shower
  • Personalized Wine Labels
  • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

Set up a site visit and discover what our previous guests have experienced - a destination where people feel comfortable and at home, yet luxurious and pampered. We take pride in delivering services above and beyond your expectations and look forward to providing you consistently exceptional experiences.

Brengman Brothers at Crain Hill Vineyard

Traverse City - Leelanau Peninsula

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Conveniently located 5 miles outside of Traverse City, Brengman Brothers at Crain Hill Vineyards is the perfect venue for your wedding or special event. We strive to match your vision and expectations while offering an intimate and charming vineyard setting for you and your guests, making your special day one that will never be forgotten. Whether your event is a small get together or a large-scale reception, Brengman Brothers at Crain Hill Vineyards offers both indoor and outdoor venues to accommodate all of your needs. Our gorgeous tasting room is the ideal space for groups of up to 98 people. Equipped with an impressive floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, handsome hardwood ceiling beams and stunning candle-lit chandeliers, the tasting room is the perfect mix of rustic and modern. If your event requires a seated space our outdoor lawn tented area can accommodate up to 200 guests while offering an exquisite view of our vineyard.

www.brengmanbrothers.com

Available Services

  • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor (up to 200)
  • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor (up to 98)
  • Wedding Reception - Outdoor (up to 200)
  • Wedding Reception - Indoor (up to 65)
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

    Chateau Chantal

    Chateau Chantal Wedding

    Traverse City - Old Mission Peninsula

    Perfect for a boutique wedding experience, Chateau Chantal offers an outstanding setting for small, overnight weddings - 42 people or less. Our property has varied locations for your ceremony from the indoor 2,000-square-foot hospitality room, to an outdoor setting with a backdrop amongst the vineyards and sparkling blue bays. Elopement and vow renewal packages also available.

    We also provide the perfect setting for your Champagne Wedding Shower, Wine Education Rehearsal Dinner, Wine Bridal Shower, and Champagne Brunch. For this type of celebration Chateau Chantal can host up to 100 people. Email events@chateauchantal.com for your Chateau Chantal experience!

    www.chateauchantal.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Personalized Wine Labels
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

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    Ciccone Vineyard & Winery

    Suttons Bay - Leelanau Peninsula

    Ciccone Vineyard & Winery offers a most exquisite wedding venue for up to 300 guests. It's location is situated atop the rolling hills of Leelanau County and offers both views coveted in this area: striking views of Grand Traverse West Bay and rolling vineyards fading into distant hills. The bay is sparkling, the sunsets are amazing. These views can be seen from inside of our renovated, turn-of-the century barn which is used for event dinners and receptions and ceremonies.

    For smaller gatherings under 50, our tasting Room can provide an ambiance that will turn your special event into an intimate gathering between friends and family. Wood beams and a stone fireplace create a warm environment to have an unforgettable dinner paired with our estate wines.

    events@cicconevineyard.com
    www.cicconevineyard.com

    Available services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event


    Photo Credit: Michelle Laramond Photography

    Country Mill

    Country Mill Wedding

    Charlotte - Southwest Michigan

    The Country Mill apple orchard offers the perfect location for your orchard wedding. We offer flexibility in planning to customize your wedding and reception to make your day special. Celebrate your wedding outside in the apple orchard's park setting. Then enjoy your reception in our new Orchard Barn banquet hall that offers an apple orchard view. Before you get married be sure to sample our homemade apple wines to add a special touch to your orchard wedding.

    www.orchardwedding.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Personalized Wine Labels

    Forty-Five North

    Forty Five North wedding

    Lake Leelanau - Leelanau Peninsula

    Located in the beautiful Leelanau Peninsula wine country, we offer a charming setting and exquisite award-winning wines. Our facilities can accommodate intimate gatherings of 25 to larger events up to 120 guests. We have two venues to choose from, our post and beam barn tasting room or our pavilion, an 1,800-square-foot white high-peak pole tent. Whether you are looking for an outdoor reception surrounded by vineyards or to dine by candlelight in our rustic barn, we offer an ideal setting to capture your unforgettable wedding moments. For more information please email info@fortyfivenorth.com.

    www.fortyfivenorth.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

    Good Harbor Estate

    Good Harbor Weddings

    Lake Leelanau - Leelanau Peninsula

    Let the romance of the Vineyard Estate complement the backdrop of Lake Michigan and Good Harbor Bay during your wedding ceremony and reception or other special event. The estate provides a flawless view of Good Harbor Bay, The Manitou Islands and Pyramid Point. If you've been dreaming of watching the sunset over Lake Michigan with your friends and loved ones on your wedding day, look no further. (up to 100)

    www.goodharbor.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Anniversary/Birthday/Family Reunions
    • Private and Corporate Events
    • Champagne Brunches

    Grey Hare Inn Vineyard B&B

    Grey Hare Inn Wedding

    Traverse City - Old Mission Peninsula

    Grey Hare Inn Vineyard B & B offers wedding party accommodations, and small private areas for gatherings of in house guests. Whether a backyard ceremony for 4 or a reception for a small number of persons similar to the ambiance provided in a private residence, the inn offers a wonderfully romantic option for your special day.

    For a unique alternative to traditional bridal showers or rehearsal dinners, the inn offers some intriguing possibilities. The inn sells table and wine grapes directly to home winemakers and for use by persons wanting to experience such agri-tourism related activities as Old World Grape Harvest Stomps, where participants stomp grapes in a wooden vat with their feet. Or perhaps a Provence Picnic Lunch while dining among the vines with choices of box lunches from a number of local food providers, and tasting of the wine made from the inn's grapes at nearby wineries, is more your style.

    Additionally, the owner of the inn offers professional event planning services at whatever location you may have selected for your event, specializing in unique smaller gatherings of 75 persons or less at unusually creative venues such as the Old Mission Peninsula Lighthouse, the Grand Traverse Commons or aboard a Tallship, or your own residence.

    www.greyhareinn.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Personalized Wine Labels
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

    Mackinaw Trail wedding

    Mackinaw Trail Winery

    Petoskey- Northwest Michigan

    The North Star of the Michigan wine industry.

    Mackinaw Trail Winery's Tuscan style winery was designed and built with you, the bride, and your dream wedding in mind. Located in the beautiful rolling hills of Petoskey, our winery is intimately nestled among our luscious vineyards.

    Experience the view of the sweeping valley vineyards in the foreground to the north, south, and east. As your guests enter through our vineyard lined drive, they will begin their journey with you on the day you will always treasure.

    Your guests will love that we offer our award-winning wines and so much more- 30 wines, 19 beers, and 3 hard ciders to choose from.

    mackinawtrailwinery.com/weddings-private-events/

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony " Covered Pavilion/ Gazebo/ Vineyard
    • Reception " Covered Pavilion
    • Bridal Shower
    • Transportation available (shuttles, trolleys, GEM cars)
    • Pavilion with fireplace- up to 200 guests
    • His and her bathrooms.
    • Bridal changing room.
    • Catering prep room.
    • Fireplace.
    • 20 X 80 attached stone patio with a beautiful view of our vineyards.
    • Gazebo at the pond for use of nuptials or pictures.

    Pleasantview Vineyards

    Pleasantview Vineyards Dove Release

    Harbor Springs - Northwest Michigan

    Pleasantview Vineyards facilities are available for rental for your wedding, rehearsal dinner, bridal tea, renewal of vows ceremony, or other private party. Packages may include lodging, flowers, and other items/services as desired.

    A Highland Loft dove release may be used as an alternative for any occasion where flowers or balloons are appropriate. However, a dove release is more memorable and environmentally friendly. Your guests will be amazed and mesmerized.

    www.pleasantviewwinery.us

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor (up to 350)
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor (50 or fewer)
    • Reception - Outdoor (up to 350)
    • Reception - Indoor (50 or fewer)
    • Rehearsal Dinner (indoor or outdoor)
    • Bridal Shower (indoor or outdoor)
    • Personalized Wine Labels
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event
    • White doves released at all weddings - free of charge
    • Several wedding locations, including a 150-seat outdoor chapel

    Sandhill Crane Vineyards

    Sandhill Crane wedding reception

    Jackson - Southeast Michigan

    We'd love to have you choose Sandhill Crane Vineyards as the venue for your special day. This family owned and operated winery is located less than two hours from major metropolitan areas such as Detroit, Toledo, Lansing, Kalamazoo, and Grand Rapids. The beautiful winery building is surrounded by grape vines. We make all our wines on the premises from our own grapes and fruit from other southern Michigan growers.

    We are currently able to host small weddings in our on-site banquet facility. Fully catered luncheons, dinners, brunches, and hors d oeuvre receptions are available through our on-site commercial kitchen. All menu options include complementary wine tasting for your guests.

    www.sandhillcranevineyards.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor (up to 75 - wedding party)
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Personalized Wine Labels
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event
    • Full on-site kitchen

    Silver Leaf Vineyard & Winery

    Silver Leaf Vineyards Wedding

    Suttons Bay - Leelanau Peninsula

    Silver Leaf can provide a vineyard, pond or field site for the wedding ceremony. Any vineyard location can be chosen by the couple including near cedars in the vineyard or near gardens at the entrance to the vineyard. The pond site is a stone-paved island location with bridge access. Open field site is located near woods and stream.

    We welcome the opportunity to work with the wedding couple to provide a location for a meaningful ceremony, a toast reception and a memorable wedding night.

    www.silverleafvineyard.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor (In Tasting Room for "Toast Reception" for stand-up attendance - maximum of 50)
    • Cabin in vineyard available for rental by the couple on their wedding night

    Verterra Winery

    Leland - Leelanau Peninsula

    Verterra Winery is available for many different types of events including:

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    • Weddings
    • Vineyard dinners
    • Private events
    • Fundraisers
    • Corporate events
    • Wine club events
    • Private tastings and tours by appointment for groups of 8 or more

    For more information, visit www.verterrawinery.com

    Available Services:

    • A tent pad area that has underground power, underground anchors and flagstone walkways to accommodate up to four different tent sizes. The largest tent allows us to host up to 300 people. This makes our venue one of the largest wedding vineyard sites in Michigan
    • Indoor heated and air-conditioned bathrooms for guests
    • Indoor brides maid changing and make up area for dressing
    • Indoor catering and food prep area
    • Stone wall ampitheater seating for bridal ceremonies

    Vineyard 2121

    Benton Harbor - Southwest Michigan

    Vineyard 2121 Wedding

    Vineyard 2121 offers an absolutely beautiful property for a vineyard ceremony and reception with multiple areas on site to set the stage for your special day. Our scenic venue can accommodate up to 225 people for ceremonies and receptions. Our staff will assist you with set-up, tear-down and coordinating all the deliveries for the day.

    Guests will sip on our delicious wine selection while celebrating and enjoying the wonderful occasion. Located just minutes from surrounding beaches, shopping, restaurants, and entertainment your guests will love all the activities in which they can participate. For more details check out our website!

    www.vineyard2121.com

    Contact: kelsey@vineyard2121.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor (up to 225 ppl)
    • Reception - Outdoor (up to 225 ppl)
    • Rehearsal dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event
    • Personalized wine labels
    • Preferred vendor list available
    • Decor Rental (You can rent decorations. Don't have what you want? We can make it!)

    Warner Vineyards

    Warner Vineyards Wedding

    Paw Paw - Southwest Michigan

    Whatever the occasion, Warner Vineyards has a unique & historic atmosphere ensuring you and your guests share a memorable evening together. You provide the occasion ... our professional staff will make it reality. Perfect setting for Weddings, Rehearsal Dinners, Coporate Gatherings, Anniversary Parties, Philanthropic Events, Engagement Parties, Retirement Parties or Business Receptions.

    www.warnerwines.com

    Available Services:

    • Wedding Ceremony - Outdoor
    • Wedding Ceremony - Indoor
    • Reception - Outdoor
    • Reception - Indoor
    • Rehearsal Dinner
    • Bridal Shower
    • Personalized Wine Labels
    • Staff to assist in coordinating your event

    Willow Vineyards

    Suttons Bay - Leelanau Peninsula

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    Willow Vineyard is Michigan's smallest Vineyard and winery with the largest view overlooking vineyards and Grand Traverse Bay. Our tasting room wine cellar, winery and home on the property are European in style. Beautiful boulders surrounding the patio.

    Our weddings are 50 people at most and rates are very reasonable. Rental fee is for 2 1/2 hours, giving you the Vineyard and tasting room. It is a "come ready" ceremony because we do not have an area for bride and groom to get ready. Willow is a laid back place, so if you are too & want a beautiful background for your wedding day - give Willow a call.

    Contact: Jo & John Crampton 231-271-4810

    www.willowvineyardwine.com