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Do~It~Yourself Venue!!!

Butternut Event Centre by Lakeshore Events is an affordable and flexible alternative to hotel ballroom facilities and country club banquet halls in the Greater Holland/Zeeland/West Olive area. Our unique facility is the answer to finding an affordable, elegant, and completely customizable venue for your special event. 

From the moment you and your guests step into the ballroom, you will be enthralled by the color, the elegance, and expansiveness of the space. Create your own lasting memories at Butternut Event Centre with a variety of floor plans and countless of options sure to please. The venue has grand chandeliers, dance floor, stage, with sizable foyer and lobby as well as an outdoor courtyard. The guest capacity is 200.

At Butternut Event Centre, one has access to a professional event planner ~ one that listens attentively and takes your budget to heart. Their aim is your happiness, so be honest, bold, and passionate when discussing what your special event looks like. Collaboration and communication are the keys to a successful event plan, after all. 

Complete with a full catering kitchen with rear door access, ample electricity for hot boxes, sizable refrigeration, and 500 lb. ice machine, plating area, three sinks complete with an employee bathroom. Butternut Event Centre allows you to bring in your own catering company to use our catering kitchen.  SORRY, WE DO NOT HAVE A COMMERCIAL KITCHEN, SO NO COOKING IS ALLOWED ONSITE.

There is a full marble bar with three coolers, speed bar, two sinks, ice bin with cocktail area and high top tables.

Butternut Event Centre is ADA compliant with wheelchair access, as well as free parking area within Ottawa Village Neighborhood Shopping Center.

Call/Text Stacie TODAY to schedule a tour of Butternut Event Centre @ 616.402.8667 or email at

Butternut Event Centre is conveniently located at 977 Butternut Drive, Suite 8, Holland, Michigan 49424 (within Ottawa Village Neighborhood Shopping Center on Riley and 144th Streets).


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Beautiful Venue

What our clients say is extremely important to us and customer satisfaction is a hallmark of our business. That is why Butternut Event Centre by Lakeshore Events is so invested in making sure that couples getting married or having special events at our venue are happy with the service, attention and care they receive. Take a look at some customer reviews from couples who tied the knot with us.


They were amazing and very helpful. I would recommend them to anyone. They made my wedding day the best.

Ben & Misse


Butternut Event Center is a beautiful venue! My family and I had my younger sister's Quinceañera here and we loved it! Stacie and her staff were very helpful and flexible too. We will definitely rent this venue for future events.


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Please contact us today to schedule a tour of Butternut Event Centre.

977 Butternut Drive, Suite #8, Holland, MI 49424, USA

(616) 402.8667

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