A picturesque 70 acre wedding destination on a historic peach farm. The old grove provides a charming backdrop for your wedding. Vintage barns, and a stunning new reception pavilion for your Pinterest perfect day. Conveniently located halfway between Kalamazoo and South Haven and just a few miles south of M-43. The Old Grove was previously known as Engel Farms and hosted weddings and events. We have big plans to update the space and would love to show you around.Here are just a few projects to be completed for our 2022 season.
• New reception pavilion with stunning doors to provide a backdrop for your head table• Church pew seating in our outdoor ceremony site• new lighting & drapery in ceremony barn for choice of inside or outside ceremonies (rain plan is covered)• farmhouse tables & new chairs• updated bridal suite and mancave for preparations (climate controlled)• climate controlled bathrooms (portable restrooms provided if any delays)• large grassy area with fire pit for outdoor yard games and fires under the stars• custom bar with kegerator • new paint and chandeliers in the dance hall • animals for your guests to enjoy • kids play area
We are Steve and Carolyn Rookus along with our son Josh, and Daughter in Law, Alexa. We own and manage Something Blue Berry Wedding Barn, located 6 miles NE of the Old Grove. We have hosted over 200 weddings at our current Venue and are excited to continue weddings at the Old Grove. We have learned so much and love everything about this business. We have put together an amazing team and staff will be onsite for your event to provide venue management and to make sure your day goes smoothly. Please see our what is included page for all of the details