Detroit Yacht Club Detroit Yacht Club, 1 Riverbank Dr, Detroit, MI 48207 The Detroit Yacht Club is a wonderful venue to host your wedding in Detroit. Not only is it another historical venue found within Detroit, but it is also located along the Detroit River, giving it a very picturesque appeal to local and out of town brides. They have several different intimate event rooms, along with a Grand Ballroom for your wedding to use. This historical location was designed by George Mason in 1922 on Belle Isle, and the club itself was founded in 1868. You won’t find a lacking of beauty here for your wedding day. We’ve compiled some more information along with weddings we have photographed there, on our Detroit Yacht Club Weddings page! Packard Proving Grounds Packard Proving Grounds Historic Site, 49965 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI 48317 If you or your spouse to be are into classic cars that helped to make Detroit the “Motor City”, then you’ll want to check out the Packard Proving Grounds for your big day. Situated on 17 acres, this historic location was constructed in 1903 and features multitudes of locations to use for spectacular scenes in your wedding day portraits. This venue offers options for both indoor and outdoor ceremonies, as well as access to their classic car garage for some truly unique talking points with your guests. The reception site for this venue, is located in their garage as well (but separate from the cars), and makes for a unique touch for your wedding day. We’ve compiled some information, along with weddings we have photographed there, on our Packard Proving Grounds Weddings page! Historic Fort Wayne Historic Fort Wayne, 6325 W. Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48209 If you are a history buff, or simply like old-school military charm, then you should check out the Historic Fort Wayne. This beautiful fort, constructed between 1842 and 1851, sits half a mile from the Canadian shoreline of the Detroit River, and is in the Delray neighborhood of Detroit proper. This venue offers two different locations for weddings to take place; one indoor location, and one outdoor location. The beautifully restored limestone (and brick) barracks are the perfect backdrop for an outdoor wedding ceremony at this historic location. We simply love the history and beauty of this old fort, and how close it is to Downtown Detroit. The Gem Theater The Gem Theater, 333 Madison, Detroit, MI 48226 Who doesn’t dream at one point of having their wedding in a historical theater house? Well, with the Gem Theater in Detroit, you don’t have to dream anymore! This beautiful and historic location in Downtown Detroit is the perfect venue for your wedding day celebrations. You’ll be able to enjoy a space that showcases ornate Spanish Revival architecture, along with hand painted dining rooms, and a beautifully landscaped garden patio to boot! Enjoy all the conveniences of Downtown Detroit for your wedding at the Gem Theater.