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Start Your Life Together with Us
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What You Need to Impress
Endless Catering Options
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Worry-Free Events to Help You Seal the Deal

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Flowers Look Best on the Prairie
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The only thing missing is you.
Prairie Winds Special Events
Prairie Winds Business
Prairie Winds Weddings


Sat 18
Thu 23


November 23
Fri 24

HOLD for Décor

November 24
Fri 24

Thanksgiving Weekend= Holiday Rates

November 24 - November 26
Fri 24

Reserved for Décor

November 24
Sat 25
Thu 30


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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We, once again, had the privilege of hosting the annual Firemen's Dinner Monday night! This year's dinner was extra special as we celebrated the completion of the new fire station. Thank you to all the firefighters who dedicate their time to keeping us all safe, you all are very much appreciated! 🚨🚒🔥

Orange City Fire & Rescue Department

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Pictures don't do justice for how gorgeous this wedding reception was! Simple, yet elegant décor set the stage for a beautiful night! Congrats to Mr. & Mrs. Foreman on their marriage! We absolutely LOVED having you guys here at Prairie Winds! 💍💕

Susie Dreckman Hofman

Florals and centerpieces by: Ground Effects Weddings
Catering by: Home Plate Catering

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Come join us at this year's Orange City Bridal Show! Speak with incredible vendors, sample some great food and cakes, find that perfect dress/tux combo, and maybe even win some awesome door prizes! Who said wedding planning had to be stressful?! 💍💞 ... 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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