Embark on a journey of love and celebration with the Michigan Princess, among the top wedding venues near you. Located in Lansing, Michigan, our riverboat sets the stage for a picturesque wedding venue that captures the essence of your special day.

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Why Choose Michigan Princess for Your Wedding Venue:

Exchange vows surrounded by the natural beauty of the Grand River, making Michigan Princess one of the best wedding venues in Michigan. Whether you seek wedding venues near Lansing or dream of a boat wedding reception, our versatile offerings cater to every vision.

Venue Highlights:

  • Breathtaking Scenery: Say "I do" with sunset cruise as a backdrop, making us one of the finest outdoor wedding venues near you.
  • Spacious Decks: Enjoy expansive outdoor decks, perfect for celebrating love and creating memories at one of the top wedding reception venues in Michigan.
  • Versatile Spaces: Our venue adapts to your needs, accommodating both intimate gatherings and grand celebrations, making it an ideal wedding venue in Lansing, MI.


Pricing and Packages:

  • $90.00 per guest: Herb Roasted Chicken Buffet
  • $95.00 per guest: Barbeque Style Buffet
  • $110.00 per guest: Prime Rib Buffet, subject to change based on market pricing

Guest Capacity:

Accommodates up to 300 guests

Guest Requirements:

Saturdays require 100 or more guests, including the wedding party. 50 or more guests required for other days of the week.

Venue Type:

  • Waterfront
  • Indoor, climate-controlled
  • Outdoor deck space available

A river boat on the water, serving as a wedding venue, the Michigan Princess Riverboat

Table Settings:

  • Choice of white or black linens and chair covers
  • Choice of napkin color

Elegant wedding reception on a boat, with stunning views of the water and a romantic atmosphere

Dinner Arrangements:

Buffet-style dinner options with coffee and water as complimentary beverages

Staffing Service:

All staffing and services included - Captain, crew, bar, kitchen, and floor staff

Additional Information:

  • A $500.00 fee is added for every additional hour onboard with a ceremony held prior to your reception.
  • Extra reception time can be added at $500.00 per hour.
  • You will provide all additional décor, the wedding cake, the officiant, and DJ if preferred.
  • DJ services through the venue are available for an additional fee.
  • You and/or vendors will have access to the boat earlier than the wedding day.

Bar Package Options:

Various time/token/tab options available, including beverages.

Appetizers Only:

For appetizers-only reception, pricing will be $55.00 per guest plus the cost of each Hors d’oeuvres item selected from a requested menu of hot and cold options.

Reception Only:

Reception-only pricing includes an exclusive charter of the Michigan Princess with 4 total hours onboard and 2 hours of active cruise time.

A beautifully set table with pristine white tablecloths, perfect for a wedding venue in Lansing

Discover More Wedding Venues: Detroit Princess and Harbor Princess

While the Michigan Princess provides a romantic setting for your wedding in Lansing, we also offer stunning venues in Detroit and Petoskey. The Detroit Princess and Harbor Princess could be the perfect fit for your special day, especially if you're looking for a venue with a larger capacity or a picturesque northern Michigan charm.

Detroit Princess: A Grand Setting for Your Big Day

Looking to accommodate a larger wedding party? The Detroit Princess can host up to 1500 guests, offering ample space and luxurious amenities for a grand celebration in the heart of Detroit.

Harbor Princess: A Northern Michigan Gem

If you're dreaming of a more intimate wedding in a serene northern setting, the Harbor Princess in Petoskey, with optional docking in Bay Harbor and Harbor Springs, offers a unique and picturesque venue that's sure to make your wedding unforgettable.


Connect With Us:

To connect with our wedding coordinator, learn more about our wedding packages, and request a tour, contact us at 517-627-2154 or email info@michiganprincess.com.


Free Parking

Leave your car and cares behind.

On-Board Catering

Enjoy a delicious meal.

Beverage Stations

Celebrate with a toast.

Climate Controlled

Guaranteed comfort year round.

Fully Enclosed

Cruise rain or shine.

Outdoor Seating

Take in the views of Grand River.

Schedule Your Tour

To book a wedding or schedule a private tour of our venue space, please contact our main office during regular business hours.

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