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The Old Grove Barn Story

Family-Owned Wedding Venue

We’re happy to share the story behind The Old Grove Barn, the premier choice for weddings, banquets, and special events in West Michigan. Understanding our journey underscores the depth of commitment we bring to your special occasion.

About the Owners

We’re the Rookus family—Steve and Carolyn, along with our son Josh and daughter-in-law Alexa. Having managed the Something Blue Berry Wedding Barn located nearby, we’ve celebrated over 200 weddings and are thrilled to now bring our passion and expertise to The Old Grove Barn. Our dedication to the wedding business is reflected in our enthusiastic and experienced team, ready to ensure your event unfolds flawlessly.

About the Venue

Nestled on a picturesque 70-acre historic peach farm, The Old Grove Barn provides a breathtaking backdrop for your dream wedding. From vintage barns to a stunning new reception pavilion, our venue ensures a magical setting for your day. Located conveniently between Kalamazoo and South Haven, The Old Grove, formerly known as Engel Farms, has been transformed with thoughtful updates to enhance its charm and functionality.

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Recent Updates to Enhance Your Experience

Ready to Write Your Own Old Grove Barn Story?

The Old Grove Barn can become part of your beautiful story. With over 200 weddings to our name, our sprawling 70-acre peach farm waits to add a chapter to your life story. Centrally located for guests from Chicago, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Detroit, our farm is ready to be the canvas for your perfect day. Discover more about our story or contact us to plan your visit.

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The Old Grove Barn Story: Making Memories in West Michigan

Serving Chicago, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo & Detroit

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