John Ball Zoological Gardens

1300 W Fulton St Mailing: PO Box 2506 Grand Rapids, MI
Max Capacity: 1200 people
The John Ball Zoo is located in Grand Rapids, MI with a collection of over 1100 animals from Africa, Asia, South America and North America with the newly added Bissell Tree House for receptions, business meetings, etc. along with the Idema Funicular experience to the top (to be completed in 2012).
Photos
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
John Ball Zoo
Recommendations
Location
Amenities
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Covered Deck
  • Garden
  • Grills
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Lawn
  • Non-Smoking
  • Open Deck Area
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Parking Lot
  • Patio
  • Picnic Area
  • Serves Dinner
  • Serves Lunch
  • Waterview
Features
  • Acreage: 120
  • Audio Visual: No AV available
  • Ceiling Height (in feet):
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, Master Card, Discover
  • Facility Location Setting: Located within a park setting near downtown Grand Rapids.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1200
  • Nearest Airport: 16-25 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 10
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 10
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Nearest Ski Area: 26-50 miles
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: Less than 1 mile
  • Seating Capacity: 0
  • Sleeping Capacity: 0
  • Space Size (Length x Width) in feet: 0
  • Special Features: Zoo and Aquarium
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet):
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet):
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Year Renovated: 2008
Grand Rapids, MI  
Capacity: 325
$5,500 per event
So many details go into making a special event special. A setting that is elegant and unique makes your business luncheon, social occasion or wedding reception both a memorable event and a reflection of your discriminating taste. The Grand Rapids Art Museum is the perfect and unique setting for business lunches, social events, and wedding receptions. The Grand Rapids Art Museum provides elegant event spaces, within an early 1900's historical building with 25-foot ceiling heights, wood and marble floors, and beautifully detailed beaux-arts style architecture. Fully experience the historical atmosphere of this granite building built in 1910 with marble floors throughout and oak wood detailing. You and your guests have use of both our first and second floors with access to the exhibition galleries during your entire event.
Holland, MI  
Capacity: 350
Whether choosing our new Event Center or The Point, each space has incredible views of the picturesque Lake Macatawa and the beautiful sunsets that are Pure Michigan. Choose one of our elegant areas or reserve them all for a truly grand waterfront event! Experience the food, service and ambiance that only Boatwerks can provide.
Grand Rapids, MI  
Capacity: 160
$100-$875 per event
Gallery Divani offers the picture perfect backdrop for your wedding ceremony and reception, rehearsal dinner, anniversary party, reunion, corporate dinner, banquet awards ceremony, meeting, seminar or non-profit event. There is convenient valet parking, easy access to hotels, downtown shops, and night clubs, enjoy the downtown community of Grand Rapids with us at Gallery Divani
Grand Rapids, MI  
Capacity: 110
OUR FACILITIES CREATE A WARM, FAMILY FRIENDLY ENVIRONMENT SUITABLE FOR MANY DIFFERENT OCCASIONS SUCH AS BUSINESS MEETINGS, GRADUATION OPEN HOUSES, AND EVEN WEDDINGS. OUR VENUE CAN HOLD UP TO 100 GUESTS INSIDE AND 20 MORE CAN FIT OUTSIDE ON THE PATIO. IN ADDITION TO THE VENUE THAT WE HAVE TO RENT WE ALSO HAVE A 18-HOLE GOLF COURSE AND MINI-GOLF WHICH WE CAN PACKAGE IN TO ANY RESERVATION AS WELL AS 8 SOFTBALL DIAMONDS AVAILABLE FOR RENT. WE HAVE SPACE AND CAPABILITIES TO SERVICE A WIDE AREA OF NEEDS. THESE UNIQUE FEATURES MAKE OUR VENUE PERFECT FOR CORPORATE EVENTS, MEETINGS, AND OPEN HOUSES.
Grand Rapids, MI  
Capacity: 150
The Richard App Gallery is in it's 21st year in business and 13th year in East Hills. Aside from the gallery art sales this venue also hosts for a variety events. Fundraisers, company outings, birthdays, weddings and more take place around the year. This 2500 square foot fully operational space is located in the East Hills area. Contact us for more information, pictures and availability. Also follow us on Facebook at Richard App Gallery.
Grand Rapids, MI  
Capacity: 225
We are a casual restaurant / bar with an eclectic menu serving 24 craft beers daily. Rezervoir caters to all sorts of events from charitable art auctions, vaudevillian burlesque shows, birthdays, rehearsal dinners and company holiday parties etc etc. We can accommodate smaller parties of 10+ or parties of 200. There is rarely a surcharge for use of our facility unless the guest require the entire facility for a completely private event. We have ping pong, darts, billiards, available, a PA system and use of a large screen for slideshows or movies and free parking directly behind our building.