1888 128th Avenue, Hopkins, MI
Barn 1888 offers a stunning rustic, yet elegant venue to exchange your wedding vows, or host your event. At Barn 1888, we’ll make sure the vision for your special event becomes a reality and goes off without a glitch. Barn 1888 is conveniently located 30 minutes from Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and the Lakeshore in the town of Hopkins. Our Venue will offer everything you need to create the stunning occasion you and your guests will always remember. The barn, originally built in 1888 still maintains the exposed wood beams, weathered plank walls, and a soaring vaulted ceiling displaying the gambrel roof. The Barn can seat 200 guests, and also has an open balcony, and staircase that looks down on the lower level which is used for cocktails, appetizers, and dancing. The lower level can also be rented in the off season for smaller events as well. Barn 1888 has 2 Bathrooms in the Barn, 2 on the lower level, a Large Bridal Suite with its own private bathroom, Groomsman's room, and a prep area for the Caterer's. If you're planning on more than 200 guests, a Canopy Tent can be rented and placed on the property for a guest count of up to 300. Barn 1888 is also Handicap accessible, with an ADA Bathroom on each level, and a wheelchair ramp to the Barn. If you are looking to have your Ceremony at Barn 1888 it's all included in the Venue price. Ceremonies can take place in the courtyard, Chapel Gardens, Main Barn, or anywhere on the 20 acre property that fits your style. Endless beauty surrounds your every move whether your inside or out. Tours are available by appointment to view the Venue. 2022 and 2023 Booking is underway and just a few dates remain for 2022. Please contact us for availability.