"The servers were amazing. I did not have a single moment that was less than professional. The wait staff that offered the appetizers, the bartenders, & the waitresses were all polite, happy and never made us feel we were a bother. I had a very good experience."
"We had our wedding at Avalon on May 6, 2017. It was absolutely wonderful!! Morgan was our event planner and she was AMAZING and so accommodating to all of our needs! It truly was the wedding of our dreams!!!"
"Always a beautiful environment & wonderful treatment... great food and a great time every time! I've been to many benefits and dances and receptions and have never had a bad time. Plenty of room for dancing and interacting & great treatment of guests."
"The meal was delicious served in a timely fashion and done to perfection. 3rd year in a row very pleased"
"Absolutely beautiful job to the staff. Definitely made it a moment to remember. The Bruschetta was amazzzing. Along with the remainder of the food. The bartenders were polite and catered to each individual need."
"Every event here has exceeded my expectations. Can't wait for the next opportunity!"
"Service was topnotch. My mom's 80th birthday celebration was great! The food was enjoyed by everyone. The room was set up beautiful."
"Great events here. Be sure to order the Perch if you are hosting an event here. All the food is great but the fish is exceptional. Very good service at these events as well!"
"Amazing staff and amazing food would recommend to anyone."
"Excellent conference space with exceptional staff."
"Yesterday, I was here for my pinning ceremony for school, and I was so impressed by the staff and service I received. My waitress was exceptional and I will be keeping this place in mind for my events. Food was amazing too!"
"Great place for a wedding or any size gathering. The food is always top notch."
"Good place for work events. Food is always good as well."
"I use to work for a "Home Health Agency" and we attended a "HH Seminar" there a few years ago. The atmosphere was very elegant and pleasant. The meal and dessert was excellent, and the staff was nothing more than professional. They treated all the guest with kindness and courtesy. The perfect place for a family gathering. Loved It."
Avalon Manor Banquet Center is Northwest Indiana’s most elegant meeting and banquet facility designed to provide you with the perfect setting for your next business event. Businesses both corporate and non-profit in NWI, Chicagoland, and nationwide find us to be ideal for events such as fundraisers, awards banquets, client appreciation dinners, workshops, and retreats with plenty to do in the surrounding areas of Crown Point, Merrillville, Hobart, and Valparaiso. Just 45 minutes from downtown Chicago and 1.7 miles East of I-65 on US Route 30, Avalon Manor Banquet Center is conveniently located and easily accessible to all our guests. For out of town guests, a multitude of hotels in the Merrillville and Hobart area are only .5 to 1.5 miles down the road!
Avalon Manor’s meeting facilities with state-of-the-art amenities will ensure your company’s event is a success. A large selection of audio visual equipment, WiFi Internet, and expert AV techs are available to assist in your presentations and enhance your meeting. Parking is free to all guests and vendors. Our sales staff can provide recommendations for DJ’s, printing companies, entertainment, and other vendors who provide excellent service. We will tailor your meeting or banquet space requirements to accommodate trade shows of over 100 vendors, board meetings as low as 20 members, or holiday parties for any size company for any amount of guests.
Let our experienced staff assist you in selecting the perfect menu from breakfast to luncheons to dinner, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres that falls in line with your agenda. Your personal sales coordinator will work closely with you to create the set-up design, menu, timing, and other features to best suit your own unique needs. Your serving team will be there to accommodate any day-of needs you may have and make your day as smooth as possible.
Do you have any upcoming meetings in the office, company picnics, or holiday parties in the future? We cater off-site to any venue throughout Northwest Indiana that allows outside food and beverage. We offer a full-service menu with staff to set up and assist you throughout the day. We also offer a la carte items to be picked up or delivered to the site of your choosing.
Our constant attention to detail will put your mind at ease when scheduling and planning your next business event. Many of our corporate clients return annually, quarterly, and even monthly for more stress-free, easy meeting planning. Please call us at (219) 945-0888 for availability and more details for on or off-site catering. We would be glad to schedule a tour of our venue. We look forward to establishing a new business relationship with you soon!