Are you looking for a destination to host a small to medium size convention, trade show, seminar, tour, or conference? You’ll love the ease of travel, affordability, and unique spaces offered in Muskegon County. After a long day of meetings, attendees will love our beaches, golf courses, museums, and walk-able downtown featuring craft breweries, restaurants, and phenomenal historic sites!
Muskegon County is a convenient three-hour drive from Chicago or Detroit, and from Milwaukee, we’re only a 2-½ hour boat ride away aboard the Lake Express High-Speed Ferry. Lansing is only 1-1/2 hours from Muskegon via I-96, and we offer abundant, free parking and hassle-free driving that will make for a relaxing commute, putting your guests at ease.
A Variety of Meeting Venues
Our lakeshore community has a fantastic array of facilities at a fraction of the cost of comparable venues in larger cities, and this beautiful Lake Michigan beach town can easily accommodate your group of 30 or 3,000! Choose one of our many museums for your reception, small meeting, or training session. Treat your delegates to a meeting among the masters in the marbled halls of the Muskegon Museum of Art, or wow them with a seminar aboard the USS LST 393 Veterans Museum! The Trinity Health Arena can host your niche sports tournament or championship event. More one-of-a-kind meeting spaces include The Block, home to the West Michigan Symphony, the stately Century Club Ballroom, and the opulent Frauenthal Center a restored movie palace perfect for performing arts groups and larger theater-style set-ups.
More traditional venues include The Delta Hotels by Marriott Muskegon, VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center and the Shoreline Inn on Muskegon Lake are ready to welcome your meeting attendees! Other hotels in the area offer smaller meeting spaces for board meetings and training sessions. And speaking of lodging, Muskegon has over 2,000 guest rooms available!
Unique Meeting Spaces
- 560 Mart Street
- (231) 903-0669
Get the boat all to yourself to celebrate a special occasion with up to 150 of your closest friends. Decorate as you wish and have it catered, hook up your music and throw a party! Great for graduations, weddings, company outings, birthdays, fundraisers, and anything else you can…
- 895 Fourth St.
- (231) 375-5184
Located at our Production Facility in Downtown Muskegon. Much like the community taverns of early American history, the Brewer’s Lounge is a community gathering space. There are no TVs; instead, we offer board games, cards, and darts. Seating ranges from single seats at the bar…
- 933 Terrace St.
- (231) 724-6705
The City of Muskegon has many parks and facilities available for use. A Special Event Application is required for any public event held on City property or requiring City services. While there are several City departments involved in the special event process, this policy…