Why choose the Holmes for your wedding or reception?
The Historic Holmes Theatre was built in 1931 and served as a junior high and high school until 1978. The building was completely renovated and is now the perfect place for your reception or party. Your guests will be wowed by the Historic Holmes Theatre’s rich history. You can have your wedding ceremony you’ll never forget on the beautiful Holmes stage followed by an elegant reception the Ballroom.
Save on Catering Costs
Many event facilities do not allow outside caterers, and the price can sometimes be outrageous. At the Historic Holmes Theatre, the options are unlimited. We’re glad to assist you in selecting a caterer, but the choice is all yours.
Event Coordination Assistance
When you book an event in the Holmes Ballroom, you will receive assistance from a professional event coordinator. Our event staff has planned hundreds of receptions and parties. Her services range from helping couples decide on a room arrangement to coordinating their decorations, food and music. Additional fees apply for some services. Inquire for details.
Your Money Helps the Community
The Holmes Ballroom is part of the Detroit Lakes Community and Cultural Center. The DLCCC is a non-profit organization that was founded in 2001. Thousands of people enter the doors of the center each week for everything from working out to seeing a national act on the Historic Holmes Theatre stage. Your rental dollars will help keep the mission of the DLCCC alive.
Location, Location, Location
The facility is located just off Highway 10 and has lots of convenient parking. Beautiful Detroit Lakes is the perfect backdrop for your event. Guests will enjoy the many recreational Opportunities, including some of the best fishing and golf in the region. Many couples also love the option of having their wedding, reception and dance all under one roof!