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Indoor Event Space
Outdoor Event Space
Outdoor - Covered
Backyard, Historic Venue, Loft
Packard Proving Grounds Reviews
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Reviewed On 11/13/2018 by Mikala S
The venue was beautiful! A few hiccups here and there, as expected. But overall wonderful experience
Reviewed On 10/31/2018 by Sara B
Packard proving grounds gives you the perfect opportunity to make the space yours and virtually go with any theme. Mary Anne has plenty of ideas to make your dreams come true. It is a lot of work to have a wedding here but the end result is so ...
Reviewed On 8/18/2018 by Kelci A
Packard was spectacular. Great and easy communication with the events coordinators there. Wonderful location for a wedding. Indoor and outdoor options available for ceremony!
Reviewed On 6/19/2018 by Rachel C
Sadly I won't be having my wedding here. I scheduled a tour on a Saturday, and went out of my way to leave work early, etc to make it on time for our appointment. We got there and had no idea where to park or where to go, we finally saw the off...
Response from the Vendor on 06/19/2018
Rachel, omg I am so sorry! I was onsite all day Saturday and didn't know that you arrived. Usually when couples arrive for tours they call my cell phone # and then we tour. Also I didn't receive an email - please call me at 586-943-5785 - ev...
Reviewed On 4/24/2018 by Bree S
Beautiful venue, but somewhat expensive considering they only supply the building, grounds and some tables. The response time from event managers is also unpredictable .
Reviewed On 1/23/2018 by Tatum C
The PPG was an absolute show stopper. Not only is the venue beautiful, but couples have as much flexibility as they can imagine selecting vendors, decorations, floor layout etc. This is a DIY venue, you select and bring in/rent EVERYTHING. The ...
Reviewed On 1/21/2018 by Ashley J
The Packard Proving Grounds was a dream venue. Mary Anne was the busiest bee and never let us down. She will help start the process (and looking at it now I would jump to the venue ASAP) and help with whatever you need to. She is always there a...
Reviewed On 7/27/2017 by Shelby W
Packard Proving Grounds is the perfect wedding venue! As a bride I was able to have so much creative freedom! We were so glad we chose this venue. Our guests raved about how unique and fun Packard Proving Grounds was to see. They loved the tou...
Reviewed On 7/09/2017 by Katlyn B
Amazing venue. We had so many compliments about how neat it was. It is perfect for a car lover like my husband. The best part was the tour. My two year old son could not stop talking about all of the engines he seen! The venue can easily be cas...
Reviewed On 6/20/2017 by Danielle L
Our wedding was everything I dreamed and more!!! Not only did I have full creative freedom, Mary Anne and the staff were so accommodating and gave the BEST recommendations for our other vendors!!!! The greatest part was the tours the Packard vo...
Reviewed On 4/17/2017 by Vicki C
This venue was great in so many ways.
I love the history of the place and the volunteers love it as much as I do. Their passion for the location, the vehicles, and the history of everything really shone through. My guests were able to get a tou...
Reviewed On 10/03/2016 by Allan P
The Good: The grounds are beautiful and they have a very large space to work with. They also reinvest the money from their events back into restoring the grounds and building a museum.
The Bad: One reason we chose the Packard Proving Grounds ...
Reviewed On 11/01/2015 by Amy L
We LOVED this venue for our wedding! Our friends and family could not get over how cool the garage was for a wedding venue and loved the classic cars and rustic feel of it all. The buildings and the grounds are absolutely STUNNING, especially i...
Reviewed On 9/24/2015 by Antonia P
I can't imagine getting married anywhere else. The venue itself is beautiful in its own historic way and then you have the option to implement whatever your imagination can come up with.
We chose to do the ceremony and the reception here. The...
Reviewed On 7/13/2015 by Paige C
We couldn't ask for a more unique venue! The place was a blank slate and is such a far cry from a standard hall! Everyone had such fun touring the grounds and looking at all of the history this AMAZING venue has to offer! Everyone at PPG was gr...
Reviewed On 7/30/2014 by Lara D
Low cost to rent the space and you can do WHATEVER you want here! Bring in your own vendors for anything and everything including food, alcohol, table/chair rental. Guests loved checking out the old cars. Event coordinator, Mary Anne, is easy t...
Contact Info for Packard Proving Grounds
49965 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI(586) 943-5785