6 Splendid Proposal Spots in Lafayette-West Lafayette

If you are planning to pop the big question to your loved one, you may be wondering where to do it. We have compiled a list of six unique places to propose in Lafayette-West Lafayette! Get some inspiration below:

Slayter Hill

Grab a picture on the iconic Slayter Hill stage with its unique architecture. It will make for a great picture for your proposal! You can also get some beautiful shots on the hill nearby.

Lafayette Theatre

With this iconic marquee in the background of your proposal, you can’t go wrong! It has great colors and even boasts the name of our amazing city so everyone knows you’re a true Lafayette couple!

Grant Street Parking Garage

This location has a gorgeous view of Purdue’s campus on the background. Lure your loved one to the roof of this garage, and you’re sure to have a backdrop with the Bell Tower, Purdue Memorial Union and beyond!

Feast of the Hunters’ Moon

This one is a little different – but if you love the Feast, you REALLY love it! Drop down to one knee at you and your partner’s favorite festival. The photos and experience will definitely be unforgettable!

Downtown Murals

Lafayette and West-Lafayette have their fair share of awesome murals scattered around. To find the perfect spot for your engagement, check out our public art guide for murals and more.

Under the Purdue Gateway

Ever grateful, ever true! Boilermakers will love having this iconic archway in their proposal shots. Make your engagement part of your beloved Purdue memories.

Of course there are many more places and ways to propose to your special someone. Let us know if there are any other great spots you know of, or if our post inspired you! This blog is shared by Samantha Martin, VLWL intern.

Valentine’s Day Wedding Planning

Wedding at the Farm at Prophetstown

Wedding at the Farm at Prophetstown

Love is in the air! And what fun it is to start planning a wedding! Look no further that right here in our very own community for some exceptional wedding reception venues!

Wea Creek Orchard Wedding

Wea Creek Orchard Wedding

Barn weddings are very trendy right now. The newest barn venue is called “The Barn” and is located off US 231 S.  This is a beautiful space for up to 300 banquet style that has nice restrooms, a bar area and table and chairs are provided. The Farm at Prophetstown has hosted some gorgeous outdoor and barn weddings. The barn can be used and space expanded if a tent is brought in for up to 300. Wea Creek Orchard is a family owned and operated space where one can get married in an apple orchard, with up to 350 of their closest friends and family. Exploration Acres is a family farm and autumn fun destination with their corn maze, lazer tag, corn cannon and more, but from May through August, they can also host weddings in the barn for up to 320 people.

Golf courses are another great place to host a wedding or even the bachelor party. Birck Boilermaker Golf Complex, Coyote Crossing, Harrison Hill Golf Course, Lafayette Country Club, and West Lafayette Golf and Country Club all have different types and sizes of facilities.

Unique venues are another great option for weddings. Wolf Park gets the group outdoors and next to adventure, Tippecanoe County Amphitheater can host a wedding under the  169079_1681033398481_8194388_nstars, Ross-Ade pavilion is a great location for Boilermaker Alumni, and Mike Aulby’s Arrowhead Bowl provides unique entertainment right on property.

Two of our staff, Ashley and Sara, hosted their wedding receptions at the Trails Banquet Facility in West Lafayette. There are multiple rooms that can accommodate a group from 25 to 325.

Many girls dream about the perfect wedding, why not start planning this Valentine’s Day!  Other great spaces to host a wedding and reception spaces and ideas can be found at homeofpurdue.com/meetings/venues.html.