Michiana Event Center

7605N SR9 Howe, IN
Max Capacity: 8000 people
Over 124,000 sq.ft. located in LaGrange County, Indiana, the gateway to Shipshewana and Amish Country, available for business conventions, expos, trade shows and especially suited for equine events. Our 3 Halls can accommodate 384 10x10 booth spaces, allowing generous 10' aisles throughout. Additional exhibit space is located where the removeable box stalls are located. The building has six covered docks for easy unloading and many hand-carry doors for Exhibitors. Our Equine facility offers more than 150 removeable box stalls, each with rubber mats. Our aisles are also lined with rubber to guard against injury and accidents. The Performance/Driving arena measures 175'x65' and can actually extend into the main hall to allow the horses top speed. Ample spectator seating is provided and a permanent sound system is already in place to keep your crowd engaged and comfortable. There is plenty of space outdoors too to warm up horses, if needed.
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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 8000
Elkhart, IN  
Capacity: 150
Plan your special day in the elegant surroundings of Ruthmere. For that truly unique wedding ceremony, Ruthmere can accommodate your needs and help assure that your wedding is beautiful and joyous. In just one location, Ruthmere can provide a gorgeous courtyard garden for your ceremony, an outdoor reception site a few steps away and lodging for your wedding party. Packages #1 and #2 include one hundred white wedding chairs, an arbor and pedestals for flowers, bride’s dressing area and a wedding coordinator just for you. #1 - Courtyard garden ceremony and tent reception both on the grounds of historic Ruthmere. Table and chairs for reception and not provided. #2 - Courtyard garden wedding with Creek House Center reception and two nights lodging that sleeps 10 just one block north of Ruthmere. #3 - Creek House Center ceremony, reception and two nights lodging for 10. Bridal party is responsible for all catering, wedding rentals (chairs, tables, tents) and setup and teardown. #1, #2 and #3 - Reception tables, additional chairs and food service not provided by Ruthmere. Ruthmere makes an ideal setting for garden weddings late Spring through early Fall. All wedding packages include the services of our Wedding Coordinator, who will work with you to ensure that your day is truly memorable. Ruthmere Museum Campus hosts other events throughout the year such as: Gallery Talks, Coffee on the Piazza, Drive-In Fridays, Fall Concerts and Holiday Tours. Ruthmere Museum, Havilah Beardsley House and Creek House Center are distinctly unique venues for anniversaries, showers, holiday gatherings, reunions, dinner parties, club meetings, and corporate meetings or event.
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.