Frauenthal Center

Grand Rapids



Make memories at the Frauenthal Center. This historic building and its beautiful facilities are the perfect backdrop to your special occasion. Whether celebrating commitment and love at your wedding or hosting an intimate gathering, they will help you and your guests enjoy a unique experience no one will soon forget. Accommodating groups of all sizes, event managers will assist with everything from rentals and entertainment to catering and beverage service. The Ballroom is located on the third floor of the Hilt Building. This space is comprised of two large areas (Johnson Hall and Munroe Bergmann) that provide a beautiful space for wedding receptions. These rooms can be rented separately or together, depending on the size of your event. If you’re looking for an alternative space, the beautiful Frauenthal Theater is a versatile and artistic venue! The possibilities are only limited by your imagination at Frauenthal Center for Performing Arts.

Venue Style

Museum/Gallery, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 1,722 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 275 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $725 to $1,000 for a reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony ranges from $400 to $725 with reception rental or $400 to $1,000 for a ceremony only wedding. A refundable security deposit of $200 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Frauenthal Center is estimated at between $5,205 and $11,194 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
No kitchen
Large parking lot
Dance area
Piano available for an additional fee

Special Restrictions

General liability insurance required
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight