Northern Pacific Center 1511 Northern Pacific Road • Brainerd • MN 56401


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PRICES: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $4,500–11,995/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Day of week
    • Time of year
    • Space reserved
    • Holidays

  • Rental fees include:

    • Reception space rental from 9am–midnight
    • Two getting ready suites, each with stocked minibar and snacks (8 hours)
    • Furniture vignette rental
    • Wood cross back chairs, gold or white Chiavari chairs, and tables
    • String lighting and stationary arrangement of chandeliers

    Blacksmith Main | 300 guests | $5,500–7,995
    | 150 guests | $4,500–6,995
    2 South
    | 300 guests | $9,600–11,995 (optional ceremony included)

Ceremony Fee
  • $2,995/event and up
  • Ceremony fee varies depending on:
    • Space reserved
  • Ceremony rentals run 4 hours, and include an arbor and chairs for 300.

Food & Beverage Minimum
  • $5,000–7,500/event
Meals (when priced separately)
  • $22/person and up
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 20%


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 500 0
Cocktails, etc. Standing 700 0
Reception Seated 535 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 1700.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Elopement Packages
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings
  • Late Night
  • LGBTQ+ Friendly

Essential Info





Clocktower Hospitality is the exclusive on-site food & beverage team.



Cash bar, partially hosted bar, or fully hosted bar options are offered through Clocktower Hospitality.

Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily, 9am–midnight.

Venue Type

Buildings & other settings available:

  • Historic / Landmark Building
  • Loft / Warehouse / Industrial
  • Private Estate
  • Restaurant

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Meadow / Fields


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