Off–season rates available November through April. Ask your planner for more details.
Available for an up–charge and provided by GVL:
Any additional decorating is at the discretion of the bride and groom. See planner for restrictions, as well as possible ideas and referrals.
Decorating is the sole responsibility of the group. Access to your venue will be contracted at 1:00pm and all items brought in will be required to be removed immediately after the event by you or your decorator. Any decorating above the table top must be handled by a licensed, bonded party. Any additional help needed from Grand View employees will be subject to an up–charge. Grand View Lodge requires all decorations to be in compliance with local and state fire codes. Nothing can block exit doors. Any flammable materials used to decorate must be pre–approved by your planner. Low voltage lighting and contained candles are the only acceptable forms of additional lighting. Confetti/Rice is not allowed on–property for event usage, however, flower petals can be used outdoors. $100 clean-up fee may apply. Nothing can be placed on the projection wall of the Norway Center or fastened to the walls of the Gull Lake Center. All third party planners are subject to approval by Grand View Lodge.
Specialty tablecloths, chair ties and napkins also available: ask for pricing. $300 charge for additional clean–up if necessary (above and beyond normal circumstances). If you require overnight storage, it must be prearranged; space is limited and based on availability. fees apply. Grand View Lodge is not responsible for damanged, lost or left behind items from your event. Return shipping fees will be charged to your account if applicable.
Private Breakfast Buffet
Room rental fee will apply (see planner for charge).
Breakfast is included in the room rate starting in November through mid–April (dates subject to change). See planner for other possible breakfast options.
Grand View Lodge hosts two wedding fairs each year. Each wedding fair will showcase our hors d’oeuvres, variety of plated dinners and Grand View Lodge House Wine for you to sample and enjoy. You will also have the opportunity to speak with several of our preferred vendors and Event Planners to address any questions you may have.
• Wedding Couple is complimentary
• Additional Guests are $35 per person
If you are unable to attend the GVL wedding fair, we also have a private tasting option available. Private tastings are available Monday-Friday only at either 2:00pm or 3:00pm – based on availability – and require a minimum of 20 days notice. Please contact your Event Planner to book a private tasting.
• Wedding Couple is $125
• Additional Guests are $50 per person
• Private tastings include two salads, three entrées and Grand View Lodge House Wines
Provided by GVL (as needed) – white, plastic chairs | Power | Speakers | 2 Microphones & portable microphone stands | 1 Music stand
A birch archway is available for rent at $150. Any extra décor you wish to add to the archway is your responsibility. Your guaranteed back up location is in your contracted reception site. If signage is provided by Wedding couple, it must be collected immediately post event. Golf carts are driven by Grand View Lodge Employees if needed to transport guests to and from ceremony location. Golf carts are not allowed to be rented unless otherwise required due to medical reasons. Grand View Lodge will require a signed Liability Waiver and a charge per day for use of the golf cart. We do not provide décor for the ceremony site. AV Tech available at $50/hr. Additional microphones $50/each.
$100/server/hour fee to be applied for butler passed hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and signature cocktails. Minimum fee of $1++ tax per guest will apply for wedding cakes if party chooses to use a GVL attendant to cut, plate, serve and clear. Wedding cakes brought in must be produced by a licensed baker and Serv Safe Certified. Ask your planner for preferred vendors.
Minnesota State Law prohibits anyone under the age of 21 to consume alcoholic beverages (340A.503). All guests that appear under the age of 30 will be carded. ID is required for service.
Two bars are included in your wedding day. Additional bars can be reserved. Additional fees may apply.