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Whatever your reason is to celebrate, choose The Mendel Center.


Whether your event is for 25 or 900 people, or any number in between, our event experts will find the space that’s right for you. We’ll also help develop a plan for fantastic food and beverages, room set up, and more.

Amenities and Services

  • Full bar services available with wide selection of local craft beers, Michigan wines, and liquors

  • China table service and standard linens included

  • Custom linen services available

  • Centerpiece creation and decorating services available

  • Audio and video equipment for special presentations

  • Sound and lighting design



Easy to find, easy to park

The Mendel Center is welcoming, easy to find, and accessible for your guests. Away from the crowds, the quiet setting of The Mendel Center has ample, free parking adjacent to the building. We are located within one mile of I-94 exit 30, as well as the US 31 Bypass exit 24. And, there are more than 20 hotels and bed and breakfasts within a 10 minute drive for the convenience of your out-of-town guests.  The GPS address for The Mendel Center is 1100 Yore Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI 49022.