Michigan Graduation Party Venues

Grandeur, Adventure, & The Perfect Celebration

THE END OF ONE JOURNEY IS THE BEGINNING OF ANOTHER and there’s no better place to start than at one of Boyne’s Northern Michigan resorts. We invite you to honor your graduate among the rolling mountains and pristine lakeshore of Lake Michigan where simple pleasures transform into timeless experiences. Our graduation party venues cater to both high school and college celebrations and are within easy driving distance of East Lansing, Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, and Mt. Pleasant. Schedule a tour of our graduation party spaces and see for yourself what makes a Boyne Resort such a special place.

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Three Distinct Resort Destinations

Boyne Mountain Resort

37,000 SF Graduation Party Space

Boyne Mountain

For over 65 years Boyne Mountain has been a place for groups to come together for a truly memorable party experience. Boyne Mountain’s modern facilities, countless indoor and outdoor resort amenities, and world-class graduation party venues create celebrations that are worthy of monumental accomplishments.

The Highlands

33,000 SF Graduation Party Space

The Highlands

In 1963, The Highlands opened its doors to guests seeking a new tradition of active sport, tranquil leisure, and memories along the rolling hills of Northern Michigan. Today, The Highlands is a newly renovated luxury resort with 11 unique graduation party venues, 5 award-winning golf courses, and endless opportunities for adventures and leisure. Whether your graduation celebration is hosted on one of our championship golf courses, on the mountaintop, or along the shores of Lake Michigan, you will never forget your time with us at The Highlands.

Inn at Bay Harbor

8,000 SF Graduation Party Space

Inn at Bay Harbor

The Inn at Bay Harbor brings the heritage and grandeur of the great turn-of-the-century Northern Michigan inns. The Inn has been named among Travel + Leisure magazine's "Best Hotels in the World" and honored as a "Top 75 Golf Resorts in North America" by Golf Digest. Set along 5 miles of pristine Lake Michigan shoreline and featuring 10 venues, a championship golf course, award-winning restaurants, luxury amenities, The Inn at Bay Harbor is the perfect place to celebrate a graduation!

A Graduation Party Like No Other

There’s a reason Boyne is one of the top places to have a graduation party in Michigan - we are a true resort destination. Add some excitement to your graduation celebration with activities before, during, and after your party. Want to plan a disc golf tournament in the middle of your party? You got it! How about a scavenger hunt throughout the resort designed around the graduate? We’re on it! What about some relaxing group spa sessions to melt the stress of finals away? Say no more. Whatever you need to elevate your celebration, our event planners will help you make it happen. Here is just a sample of some of our favorite activities around our places to have a graduation party: 

  • Disc Golf
  • Tennis
  • Horseback Rides
  • Ziplining
  • Mountain Biking
  • Spa & Salon
  • Golf

Extraordinary Meals for a Graduate Extraordinaire

Your graduate has had years of cafeteria and dining hall food. It’s time to reward them with a meal worthy of their accomplishment. Work with our renowned culinary teams and world-class chefs to plan a mouthwatering catering experience, personalized to your graduate and budget. Whether you are looking for a plated 4-course menu or a casual buffet, we promise you a sensational dining experience with Boyne Resorts. We can even help you put unique, personal touches on the event like outdoor s’more stations.

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Bar Packages

Our graduation party venues offer three alcohol package options with a range of beer, wine, and spirits: 

  • Hosted Bars Based on Total Consumption
  • Hosted Bars Based on Per Person
  • Cash Bars

Spend a Night (or Two)

After your celebration, we invite your friends and family to simply take the elevator home. Boyne’s resorts in Northern Michigan offer over 800 hotel rooms, suites, villas, cottages, and cabins. All of our accommodations are just a short walk from our graduation party venues and feature views that just can’t be beaten. Your event coordinator can also help arrange vacation rentals for more intimate multi-day celebrations.

Ready to Plan a Triumphant Celebration?

Graduates have worked hard for years to earn their degrees and it's finally time to celebrate their accomplishments! We invite you to three of the best places to celebrate a graduation in Michigan - Boyne Mountain, The Highlands, & Inn at Bay Harbor. Enjoy the perfect photo backdrops, countless amenities and activities, and graduation party venues that are as incredible as their futures. Contact our sales team and let’s get to work on planning your jubilee.