About Events with Divani
Perfection down to the last detail, it is every host's desire, a wedding couple's dream. At Divani, we are here to make your vision a reality. Whether you are looking for an intimate setting or to share your event with a wider circle of family, friends, or colleagues, Divani is the perfect location to create a lasting impression. Situated in the historic Blodgett Building, our private event spaces feature a contemporary, urban haven with exposed brick walls, tall ceilings, and large windows. Convenient valet parking, easy access to hotels, downtown shops and night clubs complete the picture perfect backdrop for your event.
Our menu is creative. It's modern, but simple, with interpretations of global cuisine punctuated with seasonal, fresh ingredients and bold flavors. An award winning wine list, signature cocktails and local beers make impeccable ingredients for any occasion. Hors d'oeuvres receptions, plated dinners or elegant buffets can be customized to fit each of your tastes and budget.
Let our passion for hospitality and service complete your next event. Please contact our Event Coordinator for more details. Reservations accepted through 2019.
The largest room of the Divani collection, Gallery Divani is an 1100 square foot event space perfect for larger groups or events with a larger set up. Featuring a contemporary, urban haven with exposed brick walls, large windows and tall ceilings, you have the perfect canvas to bring your vision to life. Depending on the size and style of your event, this spacious room offers you the most options in room configurations for events of all kinds. While this room is perfect for wedding receptions and other wedding related celebrations, this pace is perfect for everything from art shows and birthday celebrations to yoga classes.
Seated: Up to 100
Strolling: Up to 160
The Photography Room
The Photography Room boasts the ability to accommodate a variety of events with its size and shape. This space is 700 square feet and can be used for a variety of events including ceremonies, small parties that include the use of a bar and larger private dining events. The Photography room can also be added onto the rental of Gallery Divani for larger events that require a separate bar and seating area. This configuration can add an elegant and spacious feel to your corporate event or wedding reception by offering soft seating and a bar in the Photography Room and Dining in Gallery Divani.
Seated: Up to 30
Strolling: Up to 45
Perfect for an intimate dining experience, Elevated is the smallest space in the Divani event space collection. Conveniently located just steps above Divani, Elevated offers the Divani restaurant experience and elegance but with a more private setting. In addition to private dining this space is also well suited for business meetings and small events for 20 guests or fewer. This space can accommodate four dining configurations as well as a more open set-ups for social and networking events. Diverse service and menu options are available for this space, such as stationary and passed hors d'oeuvres or plated dinners with hosted or cash bars. Capacities
Seated: Up to 16
In the heart of the Grand Rapids restaurant and entertainment scene, Divani serves as the premier spot for carefully crafted cocktails, a curated wine list, beers from Michigan and beyond. Prior to 4:00 pm, Divani is available for private rental. Cocktail hour events can be booked for a three hour window with the option to extend it at an additional fee. You and your guests can enjoy everything Divani has to offer, while having the entire bar and dining area to yourselves. The space is both warm and inviting with dark wood furnishings and plush seating. Impress your event guests with the best West Michigan has to offer with a private cocktail hour in Divani.
Seated: Up to 80
Strolling: Up to 145