The Ellison Place is the perfect venue for
consumer shows and conferences!
With over 30,000 Square Feet of floor space
you will be amazed at what we can accommodate!
Indoor Consumer Shows are a Huge Hit During the Cold Months!

The Ellison Place is one of the only spaces large enough to handle indoor trade and consumer shows. We already have an RV Show, a boat show and a gun and knife show booked for the 2018 season!

Are you interested in organizing a show for the public to attend? We would love to hear about your ideas and how we can help make your show a success.

Convenient Location and a Great Layout for Speaking Events!

With a maximum capacity of over 2,200 people The Ellison Place is a great place to host an educational conference or speaking session. We are also centrally located for Northern Michigan, which give you an opportunity to draw attendees from a wide area.

We have hosted several successful educational conferences and we would love to help your business or organization put one together as well.

Gather your company for product or sales education training!

Many companies bring their employees together each year to educate their employees on their new products or their most current sales training materials. If this is something you company is interested in doing, consider using The Ellison Place for its convenient location and great conference setup.

We would love to be a part of your training program plans, contact our facility director for more information.

Important Venue Information

Large Capacity
The Ellison Place can accommodate events hosting up to 2,200 people at a time.
High Tech Multi-Media Options
We have a media room and multiple connectivity areas for DJs and Event planners to take advantage of.
Convenient Location
We are located just off I-75 in Gaylord, Michigan, one of the most centrally located cities in all of Northern Michigan.
Floor Space
The Ellison Place has over 30,000 square feet of floor space available, making for endless configuration possibilities.
Coat Check Area
The Ellison Place has a dedicated coat check area for inclement & cold weather days. Your guests will thank you!
Abundant Parking
Don't worry about parking attendants, we have plenty of parking for all your guests.
Meeting Areas
We have several different rooms which can be configured as meeting areas or conference rooms for vendors to meet during the shows.
Restroom Facilities
With 2 women's and 2 men's bathrooms we have plenty of restrooms to keep your attendees comfortable while avoiding long lines.
Multiple Entry Areas
With several different entrances including huge garage style doors we can fit almost anything into our event space. Multiple entry areas also help avoid long lines for entry.

Important Local Area Information

Lodging Options
With over 15 hotels located in the Gaylord, Michigan area, your guests will have no problem finding the perfect accommodations.
Award Winning City
Gaylord (also knows as the Alpine Village) has been named one of the top 10 must see travel destinations in the state of Michigan.
All Seasons Enjoyment
All 4 seasons are great for a show at The Ellison Place, people love to come to Gaylord year round. There is always something for your guests to enjoy!

Interested in Learning More?

Contact our Facility Director Diane Bartow to schedule a private tour of The Ellison Place.
Contact our Facility Director Diane Bartow for pricing information at The Ellison Place.
Already know the details about The Ellison Place, ready to book it? Contact us to book your date today!