Fort Wayne / IN

The Lodge

at Camp Red Cedar

Welcome to The Lodge at Camp Red Cedar – a unique event space overlooking picturesque woods and a 10-acre lake. From weddings to parties to corporate events, The Lodge is the perfect place for your big day! In addition to the gorgeous views, our brand new state of the art facility boasts 6,250 square feet, a covered lakeside porch, indoor/outdoor fireplaces, large catering prep kitchen, accessible parking, and more. Contact us to today to learn more about our event center, including pricing and availability.

[Image Description]: An aerial photo of The Lodge
[Image Description]: A place setting
[Image Description]: Tables set inside The Lodge

ABOUT US

Camp Red Cedar’s mission is to encourage children and adults of all abilities to move beyond their boundaries through recreational activities, outdoor education, creative arts, and interaction with horses in an integrated environment.

Founded in 1989, Camp Red Cedar offers summer camps for campers of all ability levels and horseback riding lessons, including therapeutic riding. In 2018 Camp Red Cedar added a brand new facility with 6,250 square feet of venue space, The Lodge at Camp Red Cedar. The Lodge is used primarily for a variety of camp activities during the summer months, and is now also available for rentals for weddings, corporate events, and more! At The Lodge at Camp Red Cedar, you’ll find a wide range of options to customize your next special event or celebration.

Your Event Gives Back

All proceeds made from rentals support Camp Red Cedar’s mission and will go directly to the cost of keeping camps and therapeutic riding affordable and accessible for children and adults with disabilities and their families. For more information about our programs, please visit CampRedCedar.com

EXCLUSIVE VENDORS

Renter may hire only vendors identified as Approved Vendors from the list below. Renter is responsible for the set-up, break-down, and clean-up of the catered site regardless of whether such responsibility is delegated to an Approved Vendor.

“ The Lodge was a perfect location for our wedding. The rustic property, the lake, the sunset, everything was breathtaking. ”

- David F. -

Availability

Reservations of The Lodge are taken on a first-come, first-served basis. To reserve the date requested, Camp Red Cedar requires assigned contract along with a non-refundable initial payment of 20% of the total rental cost. Deposits and payments will be made by cash or personal check (made payable to Camp Red Cedar). Renter may have the option to pay via credit card with the understanding that a 4% convenience fee will be charged. A receipt from Camp Red Cedar will be provided for each payment.

VENUE FEATURES

The Lodge at Camp Red Cedar offers a warm and inviting event space with state-of-the-art amenities in a gorgeous setting surrounded by woods and water.

Exclusive Venue Features

  • 6,250 square foot heated and cooled venue space
  • Spacious seating, all on one level, and totally accessible for up to 250 people
  • Scenic views with wooded meadows and a covered bridge overlooking 10-acre lake
  • (40) 60” tables that seat up to 8 people
  • Covered lakeside porch and seating
  • Covered drop off area
  • Bridal party cabin
  • Indoor/Outdoor fireplaces
  • Large catering prep kitchen for preferred vendors
  • Paved and accessible parking for 150 vehicles
  • ADA accessible restrooms
  • Nearby hotels


[Image Description]: The Lodge's kitchen area.
[Image Description]: Tables outdoors.
[Image Description]: A bride and groom crossing the bridge.

CORPORATE EVENT FEATURES

  • State-of-the-art audio and video equipment
  • (40) 60” tables that seat up to 8 people
  • Special pricing for non-for-profits (call for more details)

VENUE PRICING

April-October

$5,500 (Saturdays Only)

November

$4,500 (Friday - Saturday)
$1,800 (Monday - Thursday)

December-February

$3,500 (Friday - Saturday)
$1,800 (Monday - Thursday)

March

$4,500 (Friday - Saturday)
$1,800 (Monday - Thursday)

Additional Fees

Onsite ceremony locations available: $500

Rehearsal/Early set up, day prior to event: $950

Special holidays will be priced $1,000 above standard pricing

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