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Venues in Appleton, Wisconsin,
(920) 968-2621

About Us

The Grand Meridian is a wedding venue in Appleton, Wisconsin. It is located in Fox Valley and established in 2005 by local owner, Ken Vandeyacht. Ken made a life change and attended the Culinary Arts and Hospitality program at FVTC. He is also a certified Chef of Fine Wines through the International Wine Guild. He has a hands-on approach with his business and is ready to make your wedding dream come true.

Facilities and Capacity
They are a full-service conference facility. The grand ballroom can be divided into small sections for more intimate gatherings. The ballroom features a beautiful bar and can accommodate 440 guests. Their atmosphere is warm and welcoming and they feature Mediterranean decor. They have an outdoor enclosed patio which is a great space for a small ceremony.

Services Offered
The Grand Meridian can host your ceremony and reception. Their on-site wedding coordinator works with you to plan every detail for a stress-free experience. They know how to execute flawless weddings that flow seamlessly from one event to the next. Your event rental includes round or rectangular tables, chairs, linens, free parking, shuttles from partnering hotels, decor options, in-house catering, and more.

The Grand Meridian offers in-house catering and bar services. They can serve a formal elegant dinner or informal plated or buffet meal. Their catering team works with you to create custom menus for all your wedding events. They can serve up to 500 guests. Their dishes feature fresh ingredients and bold flavors. The provides china or disposable dishware, glassware, and more. Their services include:

  • Buffet and plated style meals
  • Dessert
  • Hors d’oeuvres
  • Cocktail reception
  • Servers
  • Tastings


5 out of 5
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  • I would recommend The Grand Meridian to anyone and everyone!! They are very flexible and helpful when it comes to wedding planning. My sister went there to plan her wedding and Sue was very helpful with everything and she is very honest when it comes to decorating and ideas...others ideas are always helpful. The food on top of that was out of this world amazing. Chef Joe Worden is by far the best there is. Very helpful when it comes to food and how to put things together. The tasting went amazing and he is very open to ideas, which is always a plus. :) like I said I would recommend The Grand Meridian to everyone.i hope your wedding will be there. :)

    Frequently Asked Questions about Venue

    Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?

    $ 1.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?

    $ 1.00

    Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?


    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season?

    $ 325.00

    What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season?

    $ 325.00

    Which of the following are included in starting site fee?

    Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables

    Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?


    What is the starting price per person for bar service?

    $ 7.00

    Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?

    Bartender(s), House Beer, Limited Bar

    How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?


    Describe your venue

    Ballroom, Banquet Hall

    What kind of settings are available?

    Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor

    Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?

    Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Elopements, Rehearsal Dinner

    What event services do you offer?

    Bar Services, Catering Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Get Ready Rooms, Liability Insurance, Lighting / Sound, Outside Vendors, Set Up, Wifi

    What catering services do you offer?

    Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Family Style, Hors d'oeuvres, Outside Cake, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings

    What bar services do you provide?

    Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine

    What event items are available?

    Audio Equipment, Centerpieces, Chairs, Dance Floor, Decor, Tables

    What food and beverage items are available?

    Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens

    What transportation and access is available?

    Parking, Wheelchair Access

    What months are included in your peak season?

    April, May, June, July, August, September, October

    What months are included in your off-peak season?

    January, February, March, November, December

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