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Elegant Elopements & Private events

Weddings & Private Events

OUR SPACE,
YOUR VISION.

Originally constructed in 1901, The Ginkgo Tree property provides a window into the past. Following an elegant refurbishment in 2010, our beautiful property has been a meeting place for many social events, weddings and parties. This stately building is a stunning venue for your upcoming event.

 

Nestled in the heart of downtown Mount Pleasant, Michigan,

The Ginkgo Tree is the perfect location for your next event. Our patio overlooks the 50-acre Island Park surrounded by the Chippewa River, with plenty of parking space for your guests.

Our team is here to serve you from start to finish to ensure the success of your event!

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Stunning location

Timeless history with a modern touch

Michigan wedding venue table setting

full service

Together we'll identify all details and

must-haves and bring them to life

Michigan wedding and private event venue signature cocktail

Signature cocktails

Paired with our stunning Charcuterie boards are bound to make a statement at any event

Wedding Table Set

ELEGANT elopement | 

Sunday-Thursday | Base rate $5,000

Additional fee of $25/guest, therefore, the total cost of rental varies based on final guest count.

4-14 People

Up to 5 hours between 2-10 pm

  • Exclusive rental of The Ginkgo Tree outdoor patio area with café lighting for up to 5 hours

    • A historic property with refined gardens and a view overlooking the flowing river​ from our patio

  • Event/Venue Coordinator

    • Works with you from your initial consultation to help plan, organize,  and oversee the planning of your event. From your personal venue tour to your multiple design appointments, we will identify your vision, budget, and guest count.

    • Continuous email corresponding and phone conferences to ensure your wedding is all that you envision and more.

    • On site during your event to assist with your planning, vendor logistics, rehearsal and day-of venue set up.

  • Event Staff

    • Setup of all tables, chairs, linens, lounge furniture, fire pits, lighting accents, etc (all before you arrive)​

    • Perform continuous cleaning, clearing and stocking of service items, emptying trash, and general maintenance throughout your event

    • Hourly bathroom touch-up and restocking

    • Facilitate A/V Equipment, speakers and microphone, and related onsite tech for you and your DJ/Band/Musicians/Vendors

  • Pricing includes all taxes, administrative fees

    • Catering and Bar Services not included

  • 2 unique outdoor ceremony spaces (customizable for your event layout)

    • Gazebo or wrought iron gating overlooking the Chippewa River​

  • On-site parking 

  • ADA accessible bathrooms

  • Weekly insect control/mitigation

  • Access to our full rental items​:

· Gold chargers · Gold-rimmed Dinner plates · Gold-rimmed ivory dessert plates · Gold flatware · Serving utensils · Water goblets · Wine glasses · Champagne glasses · Linens · Cloth napkins · Gold or Silver cake cutting utensils · Cupcake tower · Crystal cake stands · Head tables · Circle tables · Sweetheart table · Banquet tables · Dessert tables · Welcome tables · Cocktail tables · Ceremony and reception chairs · Microphone and audio equipment · Patio Heaters

- Event insurance is required to host an event at The Ginkgo Tree -

Wedding Buffet

Package enhancements |
 

  • Gold Chiavari Chairs

  • Champagne Tower

  • Love Lock with custom engraving

Service Upgrade offerings |
 

  • Event Photography by Essence Imagery

    • $2,500 (up to 4 hours of coverage)​

  • Officiant Services by David Davis

    • Wedding Officiant and Consultation services starting at $500

    • Pre-marital Counceling available for a custom quote

  • Custom Welcome chalkboard and lettering

  • Place cards (design, printing and delivery)            |   $3.00 each

  • Table numbers (design, printing and delivery)       |   $3.00 each

  • Menus (design, printing and delivery)                    |   $5.00 each

  • Custom Candy Favors                                             |   $4.00/person

  • Custom Coffee Favors                                             |   $5.00/person

  • Bubble Favors (a lovely sendoff)                             |   $2.00/person 

Food/beverage services |
 

  • Host or Cash Bar options

  • Catering Services 

  • Lemonade/Iced Tea Bar                                           |   $8.00/person

  • Soda/coffee Bar                                                        |   $5.00/person

  • Charcuterie Board appetizers                                  |   $14.00/person

  • Dessert Sampler Bar                                                |   $9.00/person

  • Sparkling Wine Toast with your loved ones              |   $7.00/person

  • Wine Pour Dinner Service                                        |   $18.00/person

    • Wine service with your dinner, selected from our wine menu​

  • Hot Chocolate Bar                                                    |   $8.00/person

  • Fireside S'mores Bar                                                 |   $8.00/person

     All menu items are subject to 6% sales tax and 20% admin fee and are subject to change.

                    your special occasion

Bridal showers - baby showers - reunions - birthday/graduation celebrations - work events

Celebrate

Lunch Table

Private event | 

Monday-Thursday  | Base rate $3,000
Sunday                    | Base rate $4,000

Additional fee of $25/guest, therefore, the total cost of rental varies based on final guest count.

10-30 People

Up to 3 hours between 2-10 pm

  • Exclusive rental of The Ginkgo Tree's outdoor patio area with café lighting

    • A historic property with refined gardens and a view overlooking the flowing river​ from our patio

  • OR The Ginkgo Tree's indoor Lounge (with existing setup) 

    • Enjoy our Lounge, displayed with elegant lighting, historic décor and private bar

  • Event/Venue Coordinator

    • Works with you from your initial consultation to help plan, organize,  and oversee the planning of your event. From your personal venue tour to your multiple design appointments, we will identify your vision, budget, and guest count.

    • Continuous email corresponding and phone conferences to ensure your wedding is all that you envision and more.

    • On site during your event to assist with your planning, vendor logistics, rehearsal and day-of venue set up.

  • Event Staff

    • Setup of all tables, chairs, linens, lounge furniture, fire pits, lighting accents, etc (all before you arrive)​

    • Perform continuous cleaning, clearing and stocking of service items, emptying trash, and general maintenance throughout your event

    • Hourly bathroom touch-up and restocking

    • Facilitate A/V Equipment, speakers and microphone, and related onsite tech for you and your DJ/Band/Musicians/Vendors

  • Pricing includes all taxes, administrative fees

    • Catering and Bar Services not included

  • On-site parking

  • ADA accessible bathrooms

  • Weekly insect control/mitigation

  • Access to our full rental items​:

· Gold chargers · Gold-rimmed Dinner plates · Gold-rimmed ivory dessert plates · Gold flatware · Serving utensils · Water goblets · Wine glasses · Champagne glasses · Linens · Cloth napkins · Gold or Silver cake cutting utensils · Cupcake tower · Crystal cake stands · Head tables · Circle tables · Sweetheart table · Banquet tables · Dessert tables · Welcome tables · Cocktail tables · Ceremony and reception chairs · Microphone and audio equipment · Patio Heaters

- Event insurance is required to host an event at The Ginkgo Tree -

Bouquet

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What Clients Say

" We recently had our wedding here, it was spectacular! The owners made sure every detail was perfect. I couldn't be happier with the way it turned out."
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