An Incredible Wedding Venue

On your wedding day, you deserve a venue that has it all. The Northern Center offers our couples and their guests and a plethora of amenities and options and is designed to accommodate weddings of all sizes. 

Our facility and event team can offer you:
  • A variety of beautiful and state-of-the-art spaces
  • Flexibility in room layouts and configurations to meet your unique needs
  • Friendly and clear communication from staff 
  • Plenty of room to keep your guests comfortable
  • An accessible building inclusive of multiple elevators, restrooms, and parking
  • A clean and well-maintained venue with air conditioning

Benefits of Hosting Your Wedding at the Northern Center

In addition to our beautiful, state-of-the-art event spaces, the Northern Center and NMU campus offer additional benefits for our wedding clients. 

In the heart of Marquette, Michigan

The Northern Center is only a short drive or walk from numerous dining, lodging and entertainment options within the City of Marquette. Your guests will enjoy the convenience and ease-of-access our facility offers for those coming to celebrate with you on your big day.

Additional amenities within the Northern Center

In addition to the great event spaces we offer to our clients, the Northern Center also provides your guests with other great options. From grabbing a cup of coffee at our first-floor Starbucks counter and shopping at the Barnes and Noble NMU Bookstore, to playing a game of shuffleboard or pool at the brand new Wildcat Den, there are a number of options for your guests to have an enjoyable experience. 


Close up of a boutonniere

Planning Your Event

From the day you reach out to the Northern Center to learn more, you will have a dedicated events coordinator who will help you through your entire planning process. Providing exceptional service to our clients and their guests is our number one priority.


Bride and groom behind the Northern Center outside

Ceremony and Reception Options

The Northern Center is able to accommodate all parts of your wedding day. We have a variety of clean and beautiful spaces that can accommodate your pre-ceremony activities, ceremony and reception. Consider hosting the following wedding activities at the Northern Center:

  • Rehearsal dinner
  • Hair and makeup
  • Wedding ceremony
  • Cocktail hour
  • Wedding reception
  • Gift opening

Explore our event spaces


Close up of bride's and bridesmaids' bouquets

Request Information

Contact our team to learn more about all the Northern Center has to offer. We look forward to learning how we can best serve you on your wedding day.