We don't want anything to get in the way of your big day. There are color schemes to select, dresses to try on, cakes to customize. You are On. A. Mission. But first thing’s first: you need a location and you need one as quickly and painlessly as possible. Jackson has a fix — located in the middle of southern Michigan, where I-94 and US 127 meet means anyone driving in can get here easily. Jackson is 40 minutes south of Lansing and 40 minutes west of Ann Arbor. Jackson is also only one hour from Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) so if your guests are flying in it’s a simple drive west on I-94.
Jackson, Michigan has the venues that will be perfect for any bride, any groom, and any guest. All 250 of them. It is our experience that venues in Jackson, MI will work with you to make arrangements for you and your guests, ensuring a safe and exciting event!
From Yes to I Do - Our Free Handy Wedding Guide
The love between you and your fiancé is effortless, and your wedding should be just as easy. Our wedding guide is here to help. From choosing your venue to providing your guests with activities to do in Jackson - we’ve thought of it all. Simply request the handy guide in the Wedding Planning Help form on the right to receive a free electronic copy.
Location, Location, Location
The season is just a minor detail, because your wedding’s going to be one to remember whether it’s indoor or out. Lovely landscapes at Ella Sharp Park’s Rose Garden make outdoor spring, summer and fall weddings a photographer’s dream, but winter weddings are just as dashing in Cascade Manor’s historically elegant ballroom. See some of our favorite wedding venues that are unique to Jackson:
Check out our event venue search and to find something that suits your needs.
Calling every hotel to verify availability, prices and amenities for a wedding block can be time-consuming. Weddings are complex enough by themselves and no guest wants to end up sleeping on your couch. Especially not your grandma.
Check out the hotels in and around Jackson to see the great options available for your friends and family. If you need more help, we recommend 6 to 9 months before the big day, simply make a hotel block request and let Experience Jackson do the legwork for you. Our team will follow up with you and help find the right hotel for everyone.
If you're looking for helpful support for your big day, check out our one page wedding vendor guide with lists of bakers, event planners, caterers, photographers, and much more!