April 26, 2021

Roostertail Wedding Venue

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The Roostertail has earned the reputation over the decades as being one of Detroit's historic staples. This waterfront entertainment venue sits along the banks of the Detroit River and has played host to some of the Motor City’s most famed musical talent. 

Since opening their doors in 1958, The Roostertail continues to provide elegant ambiance, breathing taking views and timeless quality. With several charming indoor and outdoor locations on-site, it is sure to meet the needs of your wedding celebration.  Whether you're looking for stunning views of the Detroit skyline, photos under the sunset or a more intimate vibe, The Roostertail has it all! 

The Roostertail Ceremony and Reception Pricing

Availability: year-round, daily, anytime.  

The Roostertail offers two outdoor ceremony sites accompanied by views of the Detroit River and skyline. These on-site ceremony locations make it convenient for your guests to travel to one location for both ceremony and reception. 


$500 - $ 2,000/ per event 

Ceremony fee varies depending on:

The space reserved 

The ceremony fee includes: 

  • 1 hour ceremony followed immediately by the reception. 

Roostertail offers three stunning indoor spaces to entertain your guests with elevated panoramic waterview views, dedicated balconies and the infamous 40 foot cascading Roostertail fountain!

Roostertail Reception Packages

$119 - $229/ per person.

Reception fee varies depending on:

The package chosen. 

All packages include: 

  • LED lighting
  • Silver Chiavari Chairs & custom designer linens 
  • Flatscreen TVs & LED lighting effects
  • Outdoor patio & stunning Roosertail fountains 
  • Champagne toast for the head table
  • Vase options for show-stopping centerpieces
  • Accents & Decor
  • Free self-parking for you & your guests
  • All taxes & gratuity 
the roostertail wedding venue pricing

Roostertail Reception Package Options

Package I

  • Starts at $119/pp, includes a 4.5 hour reception, 4-hour open premium bar, and plated or buffet dinner service. 

Package II 

  • Starts at $134/pp includes a 5-hour reception, 4.5-hour open premium plus bar, and plated or buffet dinner service.

Package III

  • Starts at $149/pp includes a 5-hour reception, 4.5-hour open deluxe bar, 4 passed hors d’oeuvres & crudite, and plated or buffet dinner service. 

Package IV

  • Starts at $189/pp includes a 5-hour reception, 4.5 hour open delux bar, 4 passed hors d’oeuvres, a dual entree plated dinner service, late night snack and hosted valet service & coat check. 

Package V

  • Starts at $229/pp includes a 5.5 hour reception, 5-hour open delux bar, grand charcuterie display, strolling dinner service with 4 food stations, a dessert action station, and valet service & coat check. 

Service Charge or Gratuity

  • 24% gratuity included in the package cost. 

Roostertail Capacity and Facilities 

The Roostertail offers the perfect atmosphere to entertain guests at any capacity. Whether it be a small gathering with social appeal or a full service dinner, the venue is able to accommodate 15-800 of your closest friends and family. The venue offers  flatscreen TVs, LED lighting effects and a state of the art sound system that will amplify your music indoors and outdoors. The Roostertail offers availability year round, in-house catering and multiple spaces with wheelchair accessibility.  

Services Provided by Roostertail

The Roostertail includes a collection of over 35+ colors and textures of custom linens, computerized LED lighting, free parking, event coordination, show stopping centerpieces, outdoor patios and fountain views. The staff at the Roostertail strive to ensure all of your expectations are exceeded. With over 60 years of providing exceptional hosting, you can rest assured that you are in good hands. 

Have You Hired Your Wedding Entertainment Yet?

Let's face it - finding the perfect wedding venue comes down to several important factors: aesthetics, amenities, and value.

Once you pick out the perfect venue, you'll need entertainment for the big day!

Hire a Seasoned Professional Who Knows the Venue

DJ Chris London is an experienced wedding DJ, who has the experience and know-how when it comes to Planeterra Conservatory.

When Hiring Our DJs, You Can Expect:

  • An easy planning process that’s stress-free so you can just have fun - we know Roostertail like the back of our hand and can help make sure your wedding runs smoothly.
  • Fast response time from our DJs who are also certified Master of Ceremonies (MOC) - we answer all of your emails, calls, texts, and carrier pigeon letters.
  • Flawless DJing and adhering to the timeline for your ceremony and reception

We'll help you create memories that last, by providing a fun atmosphere for your fairytale wedding.

Address for Roostertail Wedding Venue

100 Marquette Dr
Detroit, MI 48214


  • “He knew exactly how to take the vision we had for our wedding and make it a reality. He went above and beyond in in every regard, giving us some great input and suggestions along the way. The energy and fun that he and his staff provided are still being talked about by our friends and family.”
    Richard Stack, 4/27/2019
    Wedding, Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, East Lansing MI.
  • “Chris and his crew were the best! Everyone loved that we were able to have both the band and DJ together and it truly was an unforgettable experience! The dance floor was filled the entire night! I highly recommend Christopher London!”
    Fiona & Carl, 9/18/20
    Petruzello’s – Troy MI
  • “Christopher made our special wedding night such a fun and engaging event. All we have are praises for his professionalism, his caring nature and his expertise in making a party both beautiful and fun.“
    Thomas Gersten, 8/10/2016
    Coronado Community Center, San Deigo, CA.
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