Packard Proving Grounds Historical Site 49965 Van Dyke Avenue • Shelby Charter Township • MI 48317


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Classic Packard Cars
Make a memorable entrance to your wedding ceremony with a classic Packard car! $150/hr for the car & a driver.
Or, select a car for unique indoor display for $75/hr.

Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $6,000/event and up
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Event duration
  • Weekday minimum is $600.


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 296 500
Cocktails, etc. Standing 296 500
Reception Seated 296 500
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 296.

Capacity varies based on rental space.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Outdoor Reception
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info


$ • $$





Liquor liability insurance is required.

Amplified Music

Some restrictions

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily. Open for events until 11:30pm.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Unique
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial
  • Non-Profit

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Landscaped Grounds


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