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Party Venues, Party Centers, and Caterers

Planning a birthday party, a wedding reception, or just a get together with friends and family? Here are some resources to make planning a successful party a breeze.

Great Lakes Expo Center
The Great Lake Expo Center, opened in 2010, is located in Euclid, Ohio. The 215,000-square foot facility is the new home of the Cleveland Home and Garden Show as well as several new and established consumer shows. Located just off of I-90, the center boasts 10 acres of free parking.

Fat Fish Blue
This Cajun and Blues restaurant in downtown Cleveland combines fun, delicious Cajun fare, and music. Fat Fish can accommodate parties of up to 500 guests.

The Flying Fig
The Flying Fig, in Ohio City, has a small private dining room for business meetings, parties, and private wine tastings. The room seats from 10 to 40 people and may be combined with a second dining area to accommodate 50 to 100 guests.

Northfield Park
The Clubhouse at Northfield Park is a fun and exciting place to host a party or other catered function. The facility can accommodate groups of 15 to 1000 people, with packages starting at $16.25 per person.

Chalet Debonne Winery - Madison Ohio
The pavilion at Chalet Debonne is available for weddings, receptions, and other catered functions of up to 150 guests.

The City Club of Cleveland
The downtown Cleveland City Club's nine event rooms are available for private parties, cocktail receptions, and business meetings, and will accommodate from 10 to 450 guests.

Cleveland I-X Center
The Cleveland I-X Center, created in 1985 from a former air defense hangar, is the 9th largest convention center in the world. The center sits on 188 acres adjacent to Cleveland Hopkins airport and offers one million square feet of contiguous exhibition space. It is best known to Clevelanders as the site of popular annual shows, including the...

Mustard Seed Market
Mustard Seed Market & Cafe is the largest retailer of natural and organic products in Northeast Ohio. Serving the community for 22 years, this family-owned business is Ohio's first certified organic market and cafe.

Goodtime III - Lake Erie Sightseeing Cruises
The Goodtime III is Cleveland largest sightseeing cruise vessel. The ship is an ideal location for a wedding reception, private party, or corporate function and can accommodate up to 1000 guests. You can charter all or part of the ship.

Holden Arboretum
The Holden Arboretum, located east of Cleveland in Kirtland Ohio, has multiple indoor and outdoor facilities for private parties and events of 45 to 250 guests. The 3000-acre Arboretum's guest services department can assist with catering and planning your perfect event.

Great Lakes Brewing Company
The Great Lakes Brewing Company, located in Ohio City, offers a variety of unique and historic sites for a party, wedding reception, or other event. They can accommodate groups of 20 to 175 people and guest get a free tour of the brewery, too.

Stan Hywet Hall
The elegant manor house and beautifully-manicured grounds make an excellent location for a party, wedding, or other event. Stan Hywet has an on-site caterer and can assist with linens, flowers, and all of the details.

Sweetwater Landing
Sweetwater Landing is located at the Emerald Necklace Marina in the Rocky River Reservation of the Metroparks system, just off of Detroit Road between Lakewood and Rocky River. The facility includes a seasonal grill with a patio overlooking the river as well as the Waterside Room, a party room, capable of handling up to 100 guests.

Nautica Queen Dinner Cruise
The best view of downtown Cleveland is from just offshore in Lake Erie. There's no better way to enjoy that view than from the Nautica Queen, a romantic and charming ship that host luncheon and dinner cruises as well as Sunday brunch. It's also an ideal venue for a corporate party, a birthday party, or a wedding reception.

Heinen's Catering
Not only are they one of the best food stores in town, but Heinen's is also a wonderful full-service caterer. They can handle all of the arrangements from linens to flowers, from delicious food to impressive wine. Heinen's works with both on-site and off-site events.

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