Large Event Spaces


Sunset Terrace at Lakeview exterior
Sunset Terrace at Lakeview interior
Henry's Barn exterior
Henry's Barn interior
Orchid Room exterior
Orchid Room interior

The Lorain County Metro Parks has many event spaces dedicated to small room rentals throughout the park district, but it also has large venues dedicated to large events such as wedding receptions, baby showers and conferences. Please see below our three beautiful major event spaces available to rent for your major event!


Henry's Barn at The North Star Preserve

46223 US 20, Oberlin, OH 44074
For Reservations, contact Vanessa at (440) 458-5121 or vklesta@metroparks.cc.

Henry's Barn at The North Star PreserveHenry's Barn at The North Star Preserve, Oberlin

Henry’s Barn at The North Star Preserve is the Metro Parks’ newest facility and is located on Rt. 20 in Oberlin. This barn has a lot of history, as it has been re-imagined from a historic barn that was located behind the Johnson House on South Professor St. Henry Thomas was a freed slave that worked for the Johnson family. Henry’s Barn has a great deal of character to offer with an outside patio overlooking a pond.

The room holds 100 people and rents for $1,250 for a Saturday night from 4 - 11pm which includes a two-hour set-up window. A list of preferred caterers will be provided or you can bring your own.

 


Sunset Terrace at Lakeview Park

1800 West Erie Avenue, Lorain, Ohio 44052
For Reservations, contact Vanessa at (440) 458-5121 or vklesta@metroparks.cc.

Sunset Terrace at LakeviewSunset Terrace at Lakeview Park, Lorain

Sunset Terrace at Lakeview Park in Lorain is located on the beautiful shores of Lake Erie. If you are looking for that sunset view, this is the venue for you!

The building holds 150 people, the cost is $800 for a Saturday night from 4 - 11pm which includes a two-hour set-up window for your vendors. Afternoon events are $200 and run from 11am - 3pm.

A Taste of Excellence is the exclusive caterer and they can be reached at (440) 845-0800. Your guests will surely enjoy the outside deck which overlooks the beach and the lake!

 


Orchid Room at Miller Nature Preserve

2739 Center Road, Avon, OH 44011
For Reservations, contact Vanessa at (440) 458-5121 or vklesta@metroparks.cc.

Orchid RoomOrchid Room at Miller Nature Preserve, Avon

The Orchid Room is located within the walls of the Miller Nature Preserve in Avon. The room is perfect for showers, rehearsal dinners and small weddings.

It holds 78 people and the cost is $200 for an afternoon from 11am - 3pm or $300 for evening events from 4 - 11pm which includes a two-hour set-up window. The exclusive caterer for this venue is A Big Show and they can be reached at (440) 933-4739. Your guests will receive a complimentary admission pass to the see the wonderful conservatory while they are there for your event.

 

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