Featured Vendor: Paddock Place

Couples say “I Do” at Iconic 19th Century Mansion, The Paddock Place 

Paddock Place Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding Reception

About Paddock Place 

Operating since 1873, The Paddock Place has captured the hearts of locals and tourists as one of the most iconic sights to see in the historic district of Grand Rapids. The home, turned restaurant and event space, is currently maintained by the expert care of Gilmore Catering; a family owned company that holds some of the highest standards of service and hospitality in West Michigan. 

Classic Elegance and Charm 

Paddock Place Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding Reception

Accommodating up to 300 guests outside, the impressive landmark is highly praised for specializing in both intimate and grand occasions. Couples are given the choice of tailoring their event through the Mansion, Lawn or Estate Wedding Packages. However, if you are looking to host a more intimate gathering, couples are welcome to rent one or a variety of the following spaces: Main Floor, Drawing Room, Tuscan Room & Porch, Porch only, Blue Room, Red Room, Wine Cellar or entire Second Floor. 

* Couples are encouraged to use private rooms for Wedding Party suites for their special day.

Excellence in Food, Beverage and Service  

Paddock Place Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding Reception

Partnered with the culinary excellence of Gilmore Catering, couples enjoy a stress free experience with expert support when deciding on food and bar packages. No detail is overlooked by event staff and coordinators who handle all food, beverage and on site assistance leading up to your wedding day. 

Felicia Flores, Event Manager and Coordinator, notes that, 

“Hospitality is our #1 priority at Paddock Place. We believe in supporting local businesses and are happy to offer suggestions and connect you with our top vendor selections and long standing relationships”. 

A Place Dedicated to Love 

Paddock Place Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding Reception

The Paddock Place is a LGBTQ Inclusive venue that proudly supports the union of all marriages. Each guest is welcomed with open arms to the family culture and experience. The team wants nothing more than to make your dreams a reality. Furthermore, Paddock Place is dedicated to serving each couple, guest and vendor with the highest level of quality experience. The mission behind service is equally set in love for marriage and highlighting the historic elegance of the space. 

“Our staff is so in love with the building and enjoys nothing more than to take guests on tours of the space during each event,” shares Flores. 

Schedule a Tour at Paddock Place 

Paddock Place Grand Rapids Michigan Wedding Reception

Click HERE to learn more about the exquisite Paddock Place. Make sure to ask about special offers for this season. 

2023 special offer: All first quarter bookings are eligible for 50% off of room rentals!




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