Weddings & Private Events

Whether celebrating life’s special moments or looking for a unique venue for a party, meeting or special occasion, The Dow Event Center is the ideal location for your next social or corporate event. The Dow Event Center is a multipurpose venue, offering unique options for all size events and is conveniently located off I-675. Featuring an in-house caterer, audiovisual support and full service event planning, The Dow Event Center can help you customize your next event and make it an unforgettable experience! To schedule a private tour or to check availability for your upcoming event, please contact or call 989-759-1320.


The Red Room

The Red Room is 120′ x 80′ venue located within The Dow Event Center. The newly renovated space features a permanent bar, stage and sound and lighting packages to enhance any event. The Red Room is utilized for larger events; such as wedding receptions, expos, fundraisers and much more.

Banquet Seating Capacity: 350

Theater Style Seating Capacity: 780

Classroom Style Seating Capacity: 200

The Garden Room

The Garden Room is a 47′ x 37′ venue and it is an excellent location to host smaller banquets, bridal showers, business parties and meetings. Guests also have access to an outdoor patio that serves as a great alternative for picnics, ceremonies and additional pre-function space to socialize.

Banquet Seating Capacity: 80

Theater Style Seating Capacity: 150

Classroom Style Seating Capacity: 50

The Theater Lobby

The lobby of the Theater at The Dow Event Center can be transformed to host private events; such as dinner parties, wedding receptions and much more. The Theater Lobby features a large staircase, a king chandelier and a large glass wall to allow plenty of daylight to shine on your event.

Banquet Seating Capacity: 100

Theater Style Seating Capacity: 230

Classroom Style Seating Capacity: 80

Catering Services:

SAVOR… by SMG is The Dow Event Center’s premier caterer. Our full service banquet staff is available throughout your event as well as certified bartenders. We are able to accommodate any special menu requests, dietary needs and custom menu options.

We offer a wide variety of menu options including plated meals and buffet packages with the option of having a hosted or cash bar.

We also provide full service suite catering during select Arena functions including Saginaw Spirit hockey games.