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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park promotes the enjoyment, understanding and appreciation of gardens, sculpture, the natural environment and the arts.

280’ x 240’ 75,600 sq.ft. Max Capacity 1750

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Photo by Kevin Beswick

Direct Toll Free

616-975-3146 888-957-1580


Whether you are planning a business meeting or an all-out extravaganza, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the perfect site for your next corporate event. With flexible spaces, state-ofthe-art audiovisual equipment , break-out rooms, free parking and complimentary admission during your event, Meijer Gardens can turn an ordinary event into an extraordinary experience.


Grand Room When planning your special gala or fundraiser for up to 850 guests, consider the Grand Room and Grand Atrium combination. The Grand Atrium allows for mingling under the spectacular Chihuly Gilded Champagne Gardens Chandelier. After hors d’oeuvres and cocktails, guests can easily flow into the elegant Grand Room for your reception festivities. The newly renovated Grand Room features 20-foot-high ceilings and a 100-foot wall of windows facing east overlooking a beautiful wooded wetlands. It is one of the largest rooms for rent in the Grand Rapids area— arguably the most beautiful. State-of-the-art multimedia features round out this space.


Photos by William J. Hebert

Grand Room 100’ x 74’ 7054 sq.ft. Atrium 92’ x 39’ 2670 sq.ft. Max Capacity Theater Style 850


Hauenstein and Pfeiffer Rooms With large windows overlooking natural wetlands, nature trails and the award-winning Lena Meijer Children’s Garden, the Hauenstein and Pfeiffer rooms are the most versatile event rooms—ideal for classes, seminars and business meetings, with a charm suitable for any special occasion. Each room can accommodate up to 80 guests theater style or they may be combined together to double the capacity. Both rooms include access to furnished patios overlooking the Volunteer Tribute Garden and feature state-of-the-art multimedia equipment including video projectors, drop-down screens, high quality sound and hearing loop systems. Our Certified Technology Specialists are available to assist you with any of your technical needs.


Photos by William J. Hebert

Hauenstein & Pfeiffer Rooms 43’ x 68’ 2126 sq.ft. Max Capacity Theater Style 160


Lower Level Rooms With three rooms that offer versatile, configurable spaces, the Lower Level Event Rooms can accommodate many different events from meetings and luncheons to small seminars and social gatherings of 22 to 150 guests, depending upon your set up needs. The Garden View Room features three walls of windows with beautiful vistas, a secluded location and an inviting entryway with vaulted ceiling. The Brewer and Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation Rooms are simple, accommodating and may be used as one larger room or two separate rooms, perfect for breakout spaces, classes or small social gatherings. Audiovisual services are available to enhance your experience.


Photo by William J. Hebert

Garden View Room 78’ x 46’ 1890 sq.ft. Max Capacity Theater Style 150 Brewer & Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Foundation Rooms 29’ x 51’ 1491 sq.ft. Max Capacity Theater Style 120

Photo by Kevin Beswick


Marsilje and Klopcic Foundation Rooms Our north wing conference rooms offer spectacular views of the pond, woodlands and the Lena Meijer Children’s Garden. The Marsilje Foundation Room, furnished with a generously sized conference table and ten luxurious executive chairs, is an affordable option for small meeting. The Klopcic Family Foundation Room is ideal for small gatherings with up to 20 people and a variety of set up styles are available. Audiovisual services and Certified Technology Specialists are also available to assist you with your meeting needs.


Photos by William J. Hebert

Klopcic Family Foundation Room 25’ x 23’ 518 sq.ft. Max Capacity Theater Style 20

Marsilje Foundation Room 21’ x 12 240 sq.ft. Max Capacity Board Style 10


Taste of the Gardens Café The Taste of the Gardens Café is home to Lena’s Garden, an installation of vibrantly colored glass created by Dale Chihuly. Designed with large windows in a garden setting, the café seats 100 guests. Included in your experience is an open-air terrace, which accommodates 50 guests, and is nestled between trees, gardens and a fountain with the Wings of Morning sculpture by Marshall Fredericks. This space is available as an accent to the Grand Room and Atrium or by itself for informal gatherings in a relaxed but stimulating environment. Audiovisual equipment is available to complement your event.


Photos by Kevin Beswick

Taste of the Gardens Café 68’ x 100’ 3600 sq.ft. Max Capacity 100


Victorian and Seasonal Display Greenhouses Truly depicting the Victorian era, the Holton Victorian & Jarecki Seasonal Display Greenhouses feature Victorian-style furniture, sculptures, foliage and a tranquil fountain. They are perfect for unique corporate gatherings up to 70 guests. Filled with seasonal displays, they offer a delightful garden setting whose beauty changes every three to four months to reflect and enhance our distinctive horticulture exhibitions. Laced with color and changing designs, these dramatic gardens create a relaxing ambiance for any special occasion. Ask your Event Coordinator for details on the coming season. Audiovisual equipment and service are also available for your event.


Photos by William J. Hebert

Seasonal Display Greenhouse 1617 sq.ft. 1074 sq.ft. (usable) Victorian Greenhouse 1256 sq.ft. 765 sq.ft. (usable) Max Capacity Theater Style 70


Private Building Rental An architectural and artistic masterpiece, the entire building can be rented to accommodate as many as 1,800 for an extravagant gala allowing your guests to stroll and discover the beauty of sculpture and horticulture within this award-winning venue. For a formal affair, you may seat 1,360 guests utilizing each of the rooms for a seated exclusive experience. State-of-the-art audiovisual equipment, Certified Technology Specialists and professional Event Coordinators can make your event a unique, one-of-a-kind experience.


Photos by William J. Hebert

Main Facility 137,545 sq.ft. Max Capacity Standing 1800


Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater The outdoor Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater offers a raised stage for presentations, performances and ceremonies; terraced, manicured lawns for seating; multiple patio areas for entertaining and spectacular garden areas and sculptures to complement the space. This barrier free and one-of-a-kind space offers a unique setting for entertaining clients and staff. With an acoustical design the space has a full array of audiovisual and lighting services available to customize your needs. The Amphitheater is subject to availability and proposals are provided by request.


280’ x 240’ 75,600 sq.ft. Max Capacity 1750

Photo by Kevin Beswick


A special thanks to the partners who contributed to this brochure:

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Floral and Table Design provided by

Procedo Inc. www.procedoevents.com Chair Covers and Linens provided by

Future Site of Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden

The Chair Cover and Linen Collection www.chaircovercollection.com

Michigan’s Farm Garden

Specialty Linens provided by

Special Occasions West www.special-occasion.net Chivari Chairs provided by

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Gwen Frostic Woodland Shade Garden

DeVos Van Andel Piazza

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Cascade Rental Center www.cascaderental.com

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Cover Photo by

Lena Meijer Children’s Garden

David Lubbers

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Make an appointment for a personalized tour of our available spaces and talk to one of our professional event coordinators about making your next important event a perfect day at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Call 616-975-3146 for personalized attention, a private tour or to check availability.

Photo by William J. Hebert

Main Level

Lower Levels

1 Grand Atrium 2 Grand Room 3 Marsilje Foundation Room 4 Klopcic Family Foundation Room 5 Pfeiffer Events Room 6 Hauenstein Events Room 7 Hoffman Family Auditorium 8 Holton Victorian Greenhouse 9 Jarecki Seasonal Display Greenhouse 10 Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory 11 Taste of the Garden Café

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Sculpture Park/Gardens 16 Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater 17 Waterfall/Glens 18 DeVos Van Andel Piazza 19 Michigan’s Farm Garden 20 Gwen Frostic Woodland Shade Garden

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Future Site of Richard and Helen DeVos Japanese Garden

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Michigan’s Farm Garden

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Gwen Frostic Woodland Shade Garden

DeVos Van Andel Piazza

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Create The Perfect Day

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Make an appointment for a personalized tour of our available spaces and talk to one of our professional event coordinators about making your next important event a perfect day at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park. Call 616-975-3146 for personalized attention, a private tour or to check availability.

Main Level

Lower Levels

1 Grand Atrium 2 Grand Room 3 Marsilje Foundation Room 4 Klopcic Family Foundation Room 5 Pfeiffer Events Room 6 Hauenstein Events Room 7 Hoffman Family Auditorium 8 Holton Victorian Greenhouse 9 Jarecki Seasonal Display Greenhouse 10 Lena Meijer Tropical Conservatory 11 Taste of the Garden Café

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Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park promotes the enjoyment, understanding and appreciation of gardens, sculpture, the natural environment and the arts.

280’ x 240’ 75,600 sq.ft. Max Capacity 1750

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park

Photo by Kevin Beswick

Direct Toll Free

616-975-3146 888-957-1580

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Corporate Events at Meijer Gardens  

Whether you are planning a business meeting or an all-out extravaganza, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the perfect site for you...

Corporate Events at Meijer Gardens  

Whether you are planning a business meeting or an all-out extravaganza, Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park is the perfect site for you...