Vendor Suggestions

Bringing it all Together

At Bay View Weddings at Gallagher Farms, we offer the incredible space, views, and destination wedding or event that will be remembered for years to come. We feel so fortunate to be a part of such a wonderful community that has vendors in Leelanau County and Traverse City that provide incredible services that in turn support our local communities. Click on the links to get started on your happily ever after. We look forward to working with you on this amazing journey!


Bay Side Gathering and Events

Bayside Gatherings is focused on providing high-quality service and customer satisfaction. They strive to use only farm-to-table and organic cooking to ensure freshness, provide top quality products, and support local commerce.

Catering by Kelly's

One of the most popular caterers in the area, they prepare thousands of meals annually. Their success is due to using only the finest ingredients combined with artistic food presentation and service that exceeds your expectations.

Grandview Catering

Our goal is to create memories that last a lifetime through a positive planning experience, innovative design, quality cuisine and exceptional service. By offering an unmatched level of sophistication and culinary artistry we will capture the essence of your vision and will bring your dream wedding to life.

Chef's Pride

Chef’s Pride Catering is located in Traverse City, MI. They have been proudly serving Northern Michigan for over twenty years. The perfect wedding day is their specialty! They are all about the food, they have a huge menu and are consistently produce good food.


Lake Michigan DJs

Lake Michigan DJs works with you to make your wedding, party or special event amazing. Their DJs are professional, experienced and excited to make your event remarkable.

2 Bays DJs

2 Bays DJs pride themselves on being professional and working closely with other vendors at your event. Each wedding DJ is talented, experienced, professional, passionate, and has music knowledge to meet our high standards at 2Bays DJs.


Dan Stewart Photography

Life is a story, your wedding will no doubt be one of your favorite chapters. Dan Stewart Photography believes that the best photos not only remind us of an event but also trigger a memory that is so deep — and so full of feeling — that we transport, if only for a moment, back to that original beautiful occasion.

The Compass Points Here

Courtney and Michael Kent live, work, and play from our home in the woods in Traverse City, Michigan. They have a sincere love of storytelling. Their goal is to tell your story in the most natural, beautiful, and interesting way possible. Oh, and they want to have fun while we're at it.

Lana Trayser Photography

Wedding day story is unique to every couple, that is why a connection with the couples is very important to Lana to be able to create great images that tell their story. Best memories come with great experience and last a lifetime. Lana want your special day photography to feel fun and full of joy and happiness. It’s all about you, your love and connection captured in a fine art way.

Oden & Jenelle

Husband and wife photography team based out of beautiful Traverse City, Michigan. They love people and are passionate about marriage, family + photography. They aim to provide you with not only photos you will love but will cherish for years to come.

Josh Hartman Photography

Each wedding has its own unique flavor. To Josh, that’s part of the fun of being a Traverse City Wedding Photographer. He enjoys shooting outdoor weddings. No matter if a wedding is big or small, extravagant or DIY, he loves capturing the moments and details that make it special.

Sweets & Treats

Top Tier Cakery

Nothing says "elegant" like a beautiful, well-designed wedding cake. Top Tier Cakery's pastry chefs are imaginative artists, sure to create a beautiful wedding cake for your special day.

Grand Traverse Pie Company

The key to a great event is amazing food and Grand Traverse Pie Company makes amazing pies. Many couples are choosing to have a dessert table or pies in place of the traditional wedding cake. These pies are hard to resist.