get to know the amway grand plaza
and the best of west michigan

There’s no day more memorable than your wedding day, and our event will show there’s no place more unforgettable than the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel. Meet with the area’s finest local vendors and take a complimentary tour of our spectacular facilities.

Our experts provide everything you need to know to make your wedding day magical.

Best of all, our event is free. As our guest, you’ll also enjoy the following:

  • complimentary valet parking
  • giveaways from our exhibitors
  • sample hors d’oeuvres and cakes
  • complimentary tours
  • educational bridal session
  • swag bag


Gerald R. Ford Presidential Ballroom
Pantlind Ballroom
Imperial Ballroom
Ambassador Ballroom


Grace Hill, Wedding Specialist
Amway Grand Plaza Hotel

meet our experts

Whether you’re just starting to look for options, or you need specific questions answered, Grace Hill and our team of wedding specialists will help turn your wedding from a storybook fantasy to an event to be remembered.

With over fifteen years of service helping brides with every aspect of their special day, Grace handles not only the details of your reception, but little requests that you may have not even considered.

Our team can help with:

  • booking the reception and ceremony space at Amway Grand Plaza
  • menu and cake selection
  • coordinating room blocks
  • spa/salon bookings
  • car/shuttle rental
  • room setups
  • vendor listings
  • pre-events (rehearsals, showers, bachelorette parties)
  • and much more!


The Grand Affair will showcase the extra-special details that make the Amway Grand Plaza the premier wedding event destination in West Michigan.

Meet with top wedding vendors, receive complimentary gifts and samples, and come away with valuable advice! Join us March 9, 2014 from noon until 4 PM. Early registration starts at 11 AM in the Center Concourse (2nd floor).

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Photos from previous events courtesy of Karyn May Photography>

testimonials from The Grand Affair

“The show was absolutely amazing, completely worth the drive from Detroit! Thank you for putting together such a wonderful day with amazing vendors!”
Chelsie Taylor, Bride

“This is just a quick note to say thanks for a first-rate bridal show. Have been to a handful of them with my daughters and can say without hesitation that this one was the best! It was well organized, friendly and full of helpful information. Thanks and I’ll be sure to recommend this to other mothers-of-the-bride!”
Helen Lehman, Mother of the Bride

“Excellent show! I cannot wait until next year.”
Jen Orr Bumstead, Shutterbug By Jen

“Just wanted to drop you a note and tell you what a wonderful job you did with the show. It was AWESOME!! We booked a ton of shows and got a ton of leads too. Thank you so much for all your hard work. We can’t wait to participate again next year!”
Livvy Zimmerman, Stella & Dot

“I just wanted to drop you a quick note and say that it was so nice to finally meet you and let you know that the bridal show was AMAZING!! The brides were very interested and a wonderful caliber. Also, all of your staff was so very helpful from the time we came in to the end of the show. Everyone there made this a wonderful experience! We would absolutely love to do next year’s show!”
Angie Smith, Loon Lake Photography


amway grand plaza hotel

187 Monroe Avenue NW
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503
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Grace Hill, Wedding Specialist