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Gathering Acres Event Center is your premier destination for a wide range of events, including weddings, company gatherings, dances, quinceañeras, graduation celebrations, and family reunions. Our exquisite new facility spans an impressive 10,368 square feet and is thoughtfully designed to provide a climate-controlled environment, ensuring year-round comfort for your guests. Contact us for details.

Elegant Amenities
  • Total Space: 10,368 square feet

  • Seating Capacity: Accommodates up to 299 guests

  • Climate Control: Year-round air conditioning and heating for the comfort of your guests

  • Charming Lighting: Beautiful wooden chandeliers with dimmable ceiling fans and customizable colored uplighting

  • Dynamic Atmosphere: Special effects lighting, spotlighting, and dance lighting

  • Stunning Flooring: Plank flooring that adds to the venue's beauty

  • Grand Stage: A large raised stage area with a central staircase

  • Comfortable Seating: Tables and white chairs provided

  • Catering Convenience: Dedicated Caterer Kitchen and Buffet Line area

  • Bar Services: A bar service area with a kitchen and an additional bar service window to the outdoor covered patio

  • Accessibility: Handicap accessible bathroom facilities and parking for the convenience of all guests

  • Private Bridal Suite: A private Bridal room with easy access to women's bathroom facilities

  • Groom's Retreat: A private Groom room

  • Ample Restrooms: Six women's restrooms and six men's restrooms for guests' comfort

  • Photo-Ready: A beautiful floral wall provides a perfect photo opportunity

  • Visual Enhancements: Projection screens available for presentations or multimedia displays

  • Welcoming Entrance: A spacious entry foyer area complete with a guestbook table and a decorative hutch/coat closet

  • Outdoor Charm: A 1,500 sq. ft. covered patio with seating for 75, ideal for an outdoor cocktail area, complete with serving tables and elegant lighting

  • Rustic Elegance: Sliding Barn Door entrance from the foyer to the main event room

  • On-Site Support: Professional barn managers are available to assist you during your event

  • Safety Compliance: Our venue is approved by both the state of Indiana and the county of Tippecanoe for fire codes and safety regulations

  • Vendor Flexibility: We have an open vendor policy, allowing you to choose the vendors that suit your event needs best.


An exquisite venue, meticulously designed to accommodate every aspect of your special day. With its spacious interiors, elegant amenities, and impeccable attention to detail, our facility is the ideal choice for hosting your wedding, reception, quinceañera, corporate or any other event. We look forward to making your dream event a reality.


Gathering Acres Event Center is nestled in the serene landscape of southeast Lafayette, IN, conveniently situated just 2 miles south on US Highway 52 and Veterans Memorial Highway. Turning west onto 550 S, you'll find our premier event destination.

Unparalleled Venue Features

Our newly constructed facility spans an impressive 10,368 square feet, designed with your year-round comfort in mind (climate controlled). Ensuring your guests' convenience, we provide ample parking including accessible spaces.


Idyllic Natural Surroundings

Set on an expansive 11-acre property, our event center harmoniously coexists with our family home, offering a tranquil oasis surrounded by lush trees and picturesque farmland. A charming pond graces the landscape, adding to the venue's rustic allure.


Exquisite Venue Amenities

Inside our splendid barn, you'll discover a wealth of amenities designed to elevate your event experience. From stunning plank flooring to eleven exquisite wooden chandeliers and ceiling fans, our attention to detail is unmatched. We provide tables and elegant white chairs, ensuring your event is beautifully appointed. For the bridal party, we offer a well-appointed brides' room and a comfortable grooms' room. Our dedicated caterer's kitchen simplifies your caterer’s needs. A bar service area with two windows inside and service to the outdoor covered patio will keep your guests hydrated or get the party started.


A Haven of Tranquility

If you seek a venue that exudes peace, serenity, and relaxation, look no further. Come to Gathering Acres Event Center and experience the perfect blend of natural beauty and elegant facilities for your unforgettable events.


Explore Virtually

Take a virtual tour of our exquisite venue here and envision your special day at Gathering Acres Event Center.

Preferred Vendors

At Gathering Acres, we are committed to ensuring your special event is a seamless and memorable occasion. To assist you in this journey, we have thoughtfully curated a list of preferred vendors who have consistently demonstrated excellence in their respective fields.

Expertise at Your Fingertips

Our carefully selected list of preferred vendors encompasses a diverse range of event services, including catering, photography, DJ services, and more. These vendors have earned our trust through their dedication to delivering exceptional quality and service, aligning perfectly with our commitment to excellence.

Your Freedom of Choice

While we are pleased to provide recommendations, we want you to have the freedom to select the caterer, photographer, DJ, and other service providers that resonate with your unique vision and preferences. Gathering Acres maintains a stance of neutrality in vendor selection and is not contractually bound to any particular vendor.

We understand the significance of choice in creating an event that reflects your distinct style and requirements. Therefore, we encourage you to exercise your discretion in assembling the perfect team of vendors for your special day. Our preferred vendor list is merely a resource to guide you towards trusted professionals who can help bring your event to life.

Discover the possibilities with Gathering Acres and experience the flexibility of tailoring your event to perfection.

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