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Prairie Winds Weddings



With its old world charm and soaring spaces reminiscent of the open prairie, Prairie Winds Event Center is the premier venue for your special celebration or corporate event. Entertain around 400 guests banquet-style in the center’s ballroom, wings and mezzanine, or create one or more intimate conference or gathering spaces.

In their own words:

Chantell – We wanted to thank you for helping coordinate our wedding day. You were such a joy to work with right from the beginning. You certainly made our day flow very smoothly, and felt very relaxed and confident in your leadership.

Liz and Kody W.

Thanks for making our special day wonderful! We appreciate everything a ton!

Heather & Trevor D.

We are so grateful for the opportunity to host the event at Prairie Winds, and so appreciative of all that you did to make the Extravaganza a great success.

Juliana P. (Orange City Tulip Festival)

Your help with all the details was more than we could have asked for. What great management & staff to work with

Courtney & Brady B.

Everything went well, and a large part of that was because of all you did. Thanks & God bless!

Shane & Kristi V.

Hillary & Andrew’s wedding was more beautiful, organized, and relaxing than I ever prayed for! You & your staff are more amazing than I can ever express!

Winn & Kevin M.

We are so pleased that we had Kim & Cody’s reception at Prairie Winds. It was so easy and non-stressful to work with you!

Linde K.

From set-up to clean-up, you guys made every step easy and stress free!

Kyle & Kelsey V.

Thank you for being so organized and making sure that everything & everyone was where they needed to be at the right time!

Clark & Tara K.

We feel so lucky to have had such a beautiful space to celebrate our marriage in!

Caleb & Haley M.

Thank you so much for your hard work & efforts to make our event run so smoothly this year!

Jeannie G. (Staples Promotional Products)

You have gone above & beyond in your service! We appreciate you greatly!

2016 OC Tulip Festival Quilt Show

Would just like to thank you and your staff for all the wonderful help you gave us. You truly all went above and beyond our expectations in making our special occasion perfect!  Look forward to the next time we can have an event there at PWEC.

Lisa VV and family
You made our evening special by show casing the Event Center. We look forward to working with you.
Sioux Prairie Quilt Guild

Thank you so much for helping us to host the event of our dreams. Your work with the caterer and florist was great in making our day perfect. We greatly appreciate your staff’s professionalism.

Laura & Justin L.
Thanks you so much for all of your hard work, your assistance was very much appreciated in making our All Staff Meeting run smoothly.
Pizza Ranch Headquarters

Just wanted to thank you for your help in making Todd & Ali’s wedding reception a very fun and memorable time.  Orange City has a beautiful facility with a most capable and gracious staff.

Carol & Sylvan B.
Thanks for all of your help at our dance last weekend. Both the facility and staff were outstanding and made our event a success. We look forward to hosting more events with you in the future.
Northwestern College Student Activities Council

Thank-you again and again for allowing us to use the Prairie Winds Event Center for our appreciation party! Thank you for going out of your way and for all of your creative touches.

Jim & Leanne B.

Thanks again for your awesome help on the wedding weekend! Your help made the day go so well.  We thought you might enjoy a couple pictures of Prairie Winds. Your facility is wonderful.

Kathy & Brad K.

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts for the tremendous amount of help you provided us in ensuring our wedding day went as planned. You helped make our wedding day extra special.

Lorme & Audra J.

Thanks so much for helping us have a beautiful wedding reception. You and your staff were fun to work with, so helpful and really put our minds at ease that getting married in NW Iowa was the right choice for us. Thanks for promptly answering our questions, talking with my mon, and all over just providing Great Service. Have a wonderful Christmas.

Mike & Ann S.
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Love these! Bridal show was a huge success this year, thanks in large part to Celebrations by Rent-All inc.! Thank you for helping make this year's show spectacular! ... See MoreSee Less

With spaces for hosting 40 to 400 guests, Prairie Winds Event Center is an elegant- yet intimate choice for your professional or personal celebration.

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One of our favorite photographers in the area, Jessica Bonestroo Photography, was featured on Dainty Obsessions! Oh and that's our gorgeous couple featured in the photo you see 😍😍 ... See MoreSee Less

Meet Jessica: Wife, boymom, and photographer based in NW Iowa. She documents love stories and babies for a living and "couldn’t ask for a better job." She aims to not just photograph couples, but to document them, their emotion, in the moment. More on Jessica Bonestroo Photography: #WeddingCrushWednesday

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Past, present, and future Prairie Winds brides! Check out this awesome event being held at Terrace View Event Center! If you have any wedding stuff you are looking to part with or if you're looking for a few things to add to your day, make sure you attend or participate in this event! ... See MoreSee Less

We have 10 confirmed booths filled with items to purchase, and are looking for up to 20 more! Spread the word, share this event with your friends! Remember, if you tag a friend, and your tag results in them confirming their spot at the event, you may win $10 CASH to shop with at the event!!

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We are just a week away from our 2018 OC Bridal Show! This will be the perfect event for all you newly engaged couples to get an early start on planning and for the rest of you to tie up some loose ends in your planning! Plus, door prizes! We hope to see you there! 💍🍽🥂👰🏻🤵🏻 ... See MoreSee Less

2018 Orange City Bridal Show

January 13, 2018, 10:00am - January 13, 2018, 1:00pm

Join us on January 13th, 2018 from 10AM-1PM at Prairie Winds Event Center for our annual Bridal Show. Speak with local wedding vendors, everything from decorators to caterers. Fashion show starts at noon, featuring dresses from Chrysalis Bridal Salon and tuxes by Orange City Tip Top Tux. This year's featured DJ will be Stovetop Productions. And did we mention, door prizes?? Get those loose ends tied up before you tie that knot! Vendors interesed in having a booth, please sign up here:

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