Simply Elegant
Simply Elegant
Simply Elegant
Simply Elegant

Upcoming Events

The Gaylord Ultimate Hunting Expo
This event has been canceled.Learn More

Keep your eyes out for a rescheduling of this event, but in the mean time the promoter has canceled over Coronavirus concerns.

Northern Michigan's Largest
Hiring Event

Industries include but not limited to: Healthcare, Technology, Manufacturing, Retail, Hospitality, Agriculture, and others. Hire for Full Time, Part Time, Summer Positions, Apprenticeships and Internships!

Gaylord Gun and
Knife Show

This is Northern Michigan's newest large two day gun and knife show. It is conveniently located off I75 at exit 279. Their is excellent food service available at the show serving good food for reasonable prices.

Those 2 Canadians Comedy Night
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Get ready for a night of fun and laughter as comedian Jeff Leeson and his featured act Tige Wright take over the Ellison Place.

Food Truck Rally

Join us for the first food truck rally of the season at The Ellison Place, we are expecting over 1500 people and wide variety of trucks and beer!

Relay for Life

At Relay For Life no donation is too small, each and every dollar counts. Your donations help fund groundbreaking cancer research, patient care programs, and can make a difference in communities like ours. With every donation, you are helping the American Cancer Society save lives.

Ellison Place is a first class facility. There is nothing like it in Northern Michigan. Great ambiance, Great location, Great staff.
Ian B | Event Attendee

Diane, Lori & Kevin went above and beyond to make our wedding day perfect! The Ellison Place is such a beautiful venue and with the best team they made everything about my wedding day run smoothly with no problems!
Kaylee G | Bride

Attended a Christmas party at the Ellison ... it is a phenomenal venue and so versatile in space and theme ... great location, too.
Karen E | Event Attendee

Meet our Team

Diane Bartow
General Manager

Gabbie Mason
Director of Operations

Lori Kates
Director of Food & Beverage

Jada Johnson
Director of PR

Nate Nutter
Director of Event Staging

Sqft. Usable Indoor Space
Sqft. Paved Outdoor Space
Maximum Guest Capacity
Available Parking Spots