Pantone color of the year 2018: Ultra violet
February 28, 2018
4 Ways to Incorporate the 2018 Pantone Color of the Year in Your Wedding

Ultra Violet has officially been named the 2018 Pantone Color of the Year! For anyone with a creative eye, this is a big deal – Pantone is the world color authority and annually decides the color during secret meetings in Europe. Once the Color of the Year is chosen, it becomes an instant trend which […]

Wddding reception
February 13, 2018
The Importance of Seamless Audiovisual for Corporate Events

Organizing a successful corporate event can be challenging. With so many moving parts and pieces to manage, it’s common for some things to be overlooked or glossed over – namely, audiovisual. As one of the top corporate meeting spaces in Columbus, nobody understands the importance of seamless audiovisual better than The Grand Event Center. Audiovisual’s […]

Wedding table setting
January 19, 2018
Pros and Cons of Having a Friday Wedding in Columbus
Is Friday a good day to have a wedding? Check out our list of pros and cons to help you make a decision.

Saturday has long been the day to have a wedding, thanks mainly in part to its convenience with guests. But due to their longstanding popularity, Saturday wedding dates get booked months – and even years – ahead at popular venues and reception halls in Ohio and beyond. If you’re planning a wedding in Columbus, then […]

Wedding table setting
December 22, 2017
Seasonal Menu Tasting: Recap and Photos

The holiday season is an extra special time for friends and families to gather. Spirits are high, good cheer is spread and delicious food is abundant! At The Grand Event Center, we like to think of ourselves as experts in the art of gathering – people come together under our roof year-round, after all! The […]

Wedding reception
December 19, 2017
Guide to Giving a Successful Father of the Bride Speech

Whether or not you are involved in the planning of your daughter’s wedding, there are certain responsibilities expected from the father of the bride on her big day. Of course, every father looks forward to the moment he gets to walk his daughter down the wedding aisle. But when it comes to the big father […]