Whitley County Fairgrounds and Event Center

680 W Squawbuck Dr Columbia City, IN
Max Capacity: 550 people
We are an event center located in Columbia City, Indiana that is less than 20 miles from Fort Wayne, Warsaw, and Huntington. Our event center offers a facility for you to plan your day your way. You can decorate the building the way you want, pick your own caterer and cake decorators. Rental rates are reasonable and beer and wine are allowed for receptions (with the appropriate forms/permits). We have tables and chairs that are included with the rental to seat up to 550 people, a full kitchen is attached and available for your use.
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Event Spaces
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 550
Fort Wayne, IN  
Capacity: 300
$22-$59 per person
Orchard Ridge Country Club features spectacular views of our beautiful golf course and menus to suit all palates. When you step foot onto the Veranda at Orchard Ridge Country Club, it is almost hard to believe the view set before you. It is truly one of the most beautiful sceneries in the Fort Wayne area. Along with the spectacular view comes an abundance of locations throughout the property to capture your special day. From full grown evergreens, the covered bridge, and water features, you are only limited by your photographers imagination. Whether you are planning a Bridal Shower for 40 or a lavish Reception for 300, you will find the atmosphere of our Clubhouse the ideal venue for your special day. Our all inclusive packages starting at $22 per person, making your wedding planning an easy and enjoyable experience. Let our professional staff make your wedding a worry-free event you'll remember forever.
Fort Wayne, IN  
Capacity: 900
$4-$15.50 per person
In business for over 46 years, this is one of Fort Wayne's premier reception and banquet facilities offering two large banquet wings under one roof. Made-from-scratch catering, complete beverage/bar service, wedding coordination and personalized event planners on staff, full audio/ visual capabilities with WIFI and beautiful wedding garden with many water features and botanicals. The award-winning staff of Marry Me In Fort Wayne offer Officiants, Wedding and Event Planners, Wedding and Event Coordinators and Décor Stylist. Specializing in birthday parties, corporate meetings, corporate breakfasts/lunches/dinners, corporate training seminars, corporate parties, holiday parties, wedding ceremonies and wedding receptions to mention a few of the possibilities at the Shiloh! We have multiples services available, be sure to inquire about DJ service, security, audio visual equipment, and planning services.
Auburn, IN  
Capacity: 900
$200-$400 per event
The National Military History Center is dedicated to helping current and future generations of Americans embrace and understand the unique nature of the American Military. Our largest space with 30,000 sq. feet can host 1,350 people and tables banquet style. This hall contains a private parking lot with several entrances to the facility and 12’ overhead doors for unloading. Our rotunda comes in second at 20,000 sq. feet and accommodates up to 900 people. We do offer a few other rooms for smaller parties, meetings, etc.
Decatur, IN  
Capacity: 640
$425-$595 per event
When you step inside Mirage Banquet Hall, you leave the ordinary outside world behind as you enter a lavish dream—If you are looking to hold your special event at a one of the premier banquet halls Northern Indiana, you don’t have to look any further. We custom transform our 10,000 square feet of elegant event space for each and every occasion, with many different floor plans available. Picture what you want your wedding venue to look like and we’ll make that vision a reality. With space for up to 600 loved ones, Mirage Banquets can accommodate any socialite’s guest list. Special Details: Mirage Banquet Hall features impressive visual amenities such as a led lighted waterfall and custom light show capabilities. Visual appeal is a key to any successful wedding venue or banquet hall, so Mirage has stopped at no expense to make sure guests don’t believe their eyes. Our custom LED lighting and scanners encompass some of the latest technology available in Fort Wayne's wedding venues or banquet halls. Led Fiber Optic chandeliers and acoustically designed vaulted black ceilings are just a few of the many luxurious details that set Mirage Banquet Hall apart from other banquet halls. We also like to brag that we have industry leading audio equipment to make sure your songs sound the way they were meant to be heard. Our full service catering service has become known for impressive and quality meals at a fraction of what you may pay other facilities. And then there is our bar...Your just going to have to see it! Get More Mirage Banquet Hall is located in beautiful Decatur, Indiana. Because were subtly situated we can stretch your Fort Wayne wedding venue or celebration dollar without charging for an extravagant location. This can allow you and your guests to have a little more fun with your event budget…or a lot more! See For Yourself We have an exceptional photo gallery that we’ve built upon since our opening in 2012. Take a look. Come in for a personal tour by calling Pam at 260-223-3222 to get a real look behind the scenes of Mirage Banquet Hall. Remember, if you’re looking for a wedding hall in Indiana, look no further than Mirage Banquet Hal
Syracuse, IN  
Capacity: 700
Get ready to enjoy 27 acres of pure relaxation on Indiana's largest natural lake. Use Oakwood Resort for your dream wedding, company conference, family reunion, or just a weekend away. Choose from our seventy-seven elegant hotel rooms, or ten vacation homes. Located on the edge of Lake Wawasee, Oakwood Resort offers panoramic views and sunsets like no other place in Indiana. Enjoy breathtaking lake views from each of our ten vacation homes. Oakwood Resort is located just minutes away from Warsaw or Goshen, Indiana and less than an hour from Fort Wayne and South Bend, Indiana making it the perfect location for visiting the Midwest. Discover the beauty and traditions of lake life and sense of community at our locally-owned and operated resort. Whatever your reason for visiting us, we look forward to making you a part of the Oakwood Resort family.