Hope Business Conference Center




Located in Detroit's Center for Advanced Technologies, Focus: HOPE's Conference Center offers an ideal setting for your Michigan nuptials. From an intimate gathering to an indoor/outdoor celebration, the HOPE Conference Center can accommodate all your wedding festivities on site. The center's HOPE Pocket Park offers an airy, picturesque setting for a magical outdoor ceremony and alfresco reception. The Bridge Room is a smaller room for intimate gatherings of 50 guests or less and features a beautiful bar and comfortable seating. For larger celebrations you can use the East and West Rooms. Use one room for a romantic indoor ceremony and the other for your grand reception. Or pick one or the other and simply transform the space from ceremony site to reception space after the ceremony. Your special day will be filled with love, serenity, the company of loved ones, and good food. The dedicated staff will work with you to create a day as unique as your love.

Venue Style

Event Center, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 350 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 230 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $900 to $1,000 for a ceremony and reception and includes 4 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $100/hr.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Hope Business Conference Center is estimated at between $3,870 and $13,695 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Parking can be arranged
Bride's dressing area available for an additional fee
Groom's dressing area available for an additional fee
Ceremony arch available for an additional fee
Dance floor available for an additional fee
Stage available for an additional fee
Coat check room available for an additional fee

Special Restrictions

Wedding coordinator required
All food and beverage handled by venue
BYO alcohol
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:30PM