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November 15, 2017
4 Non-Corny Icebreakers for Business Events

Icebreakers have been a business meeting staple for decades. It’s not uncommon, though, for these activities to be met with eye rolls and sarcastic enthusiasm from meeting attendees. Sometimes, people bond more over how corny an icebreaker is, than from the actual icebreaker itself! At The Grand Event Center, we’ve witnessed several icebreakers throughout dozens […]

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April 11, 2017
We’ve Launched Our Pinterest Page!

Greetings to our friends who are recently engaged, planning an upcoming social gathering or corporate meeting! We launched a Pinterest page with tons of inspiration to help create your picture perfect event. The Grand Event Center is committed to making your upcoming event as unique and personalized as you want it to be. We love […]

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October 13, 2016
Yelp’s Phony Matrimony
Come see our space set up as a wedding and meet with local wedding vendors

No lame wedding show or boring booths here — Yelp’s Phony Matrimony is an experience not to be missed. We’ll have the whole wedding shebang at the beautiful and brand-new Grand Event Center in Grandview Yard, where you can connect with great local businesses that are helping to make our big (fake) day special. Bonus: Yelp […]

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September 28, 2016
NOW OPEN: See inside with this photo tour!!!

The Grand Event Center is now open! The open layout, abundant natural light, and inviting modern vibe come together in a truly original event venue with the amenities, functionality and style ideal for any occasion. The beautiful 4,000 square foot ballroom is flooded with warm, natural light, and the adjacent cozy courtyard with fire pit […]

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September 22, 2016
Rescue Pups instead of Flowers
Another bride has gone viral for sticking to her guts instead of the traditional wedding norms!!!

This dog-obsessed bride filled her wedding day with puppy love ― and lots of it! At her Sept. 10 wedding in Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania, Sarah Mallouk Crain, who works for the dog rescue organization Pitties Love Peace, asked her bridal party to put their bouquets down and hold rescue pups during their portrait session. CAROLINE LOGAN […]

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