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. We also utilize green practices whenever possible. Click on the links to get started on your happily ever after. We look forward to working with you on this amazing journey!

Catering

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.

baysidegatherings.com

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.

cateringbykellys.com

Epicure Catering

We take pride in the relationships we have built with area farms in our 15 years of service. Our culinary team sources the best available local offerings and transforms them into delicious preparations for your event. In addition to an individualized farm to table catering menu, we pride ourselves on bringing a professional and knowledgeable service team to each event.

caterleelanau.com

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.

chefspridecatering.com

Music

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.

lakemichigandjs.com

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.

2baysdjs.com

Photographer

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.

danstewartphotography.com

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.

thecompasspointshere.com

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.

lanasphoto.com

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.

odenandjanelle.com

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.

joshhartmanphotography.com

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.

toptiercakery.com

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.

gtpie.com