Ivan caters to many beautiful venues including, but not limited to:


Saint Thomas Banquet Hall at Saint Thomas Eastern Orthodox Church  Just Announced!
555 South Cleveland-Massillon Road in Akron • 330-328-5393
Saint Thomas Banquet Hall has been serving the surrounding community since 1978. Their facilities include a full size stage for presentations or performances, a foyer for coats, a separate buffet room off of the main hall and more.

Heritage Farms
6050 Riverview Road in Peninsula
The 70-acre Heritage Farms in Peninsula, presents an idyllic farm setting. Ivan has even brought in 50 farm animals for a client's party plus pony rides, train rides, hayrides, a pumpkin maze and more. He also coordinates with the Cuyahoga Valley Scenic Railroad for your event.

Akron Temple Israel
133 Merriman Road in
Akron 330-762-8617

Presentation of Our Lord Church
3365 Ridgewood Road in Fairlawn
Ivan can accommodate up to 325 guests at the banquet center at Presentation of Our Lord Church on Ridgewood Road in Fairlawn. The banquet center is also perfect for smaller get-togethers like bridal showers, baby showers, post-funeral dinners, rehearsal dinners and other family events, plus corporate meetings. Ivan can even arrange the AV equipment.


Lake Anna Hall
542 West Park Avenue in Barberton330-745-9901
Barberton’s Lake Anna Hall features a beautiful lakeside view and seats up to 200 people.

Cuyahoga Falls Natatorium Ballroom
2345 Fourth Street in Cuyahoga Falls  330-971-8080
The community room is available for receptions, parties, meetings, classes, and large dance or fitness classes if needed. It has furniture suitable for business, educational, and social functions, along with audio-visual and data systems. The Community Room contains almost 5,000 square feet and can be divided into three separate rooms. The Center
also includes two small conference rooms, a caterer's kitchen, and an outdoor patio.

Cuyahoga Falls Riverfront Pavilion 
2085 Front Street in Cuyahoga Falls
The Pavilion, Stage, Amphitheatre and Interactive Water Fountain are magnificent additions to the downtown riverfront district accommodating a variety of functions from wedding ceremony and receptions to concerts and celebrations.

The Pavilion features 3,500 square feet of spectacular meeting and banquet space complete with breathtaking views of the Cuyahoga River from the outdoor walkways on the Plaza and Upper Level.  A beautifully tiled gas fireplace and hearth complete the space along with kitchenette, 40 public restrooms and an elevator.

This beautiful indoor Pavilion is open year-round and available for lease for any special event. It is conveniently located at the corner of Broad Blvd. and Front St. at the Clock Tower. Click here to view their brochure.

Happy Days Lodge
500 West Streetsboro Road (SR 303) in Peninsula 330-657-2909 ext. 119
Schedule concerts, lectures, plays, conferences, weddings, showers and ranger-led special events at Happy Days Lodge. For more information, pricing, to arrange a personal tour and to make reservations, call 330-657-2909 ext. 119.

November Lodge 
3675 Oak Hill Road in Peninsula 800-642-3297
November Lodge is located at the Cuyahoga Valley Environmental Educational Center in Peninsula, Ohio. Dedicated in 1999, this 6,600-square-foot building for campers included a 250-seat auditorium, a computer laboratory, a library and an art studio.

The building's design and construction incorporate important environmental sustainable practices such as site selection, building orientation, and landscaping. Recycling of construction materials is another important aspect of the building construction. Structural framing in the multi-purpose room utilizes timbers from demolished structures. Energy conservation practices are applied throughout the building, including window location, geothermal energy for heating and cooling, and lighting.

Hines Hill
1403 West Hines Hill Road in Peninsula 330-657-2909 ext. 229
Set upon 60 beautiful, wooded acres in Cuyahoga Valley National Park the campus is a perfect backdrop for a wedding ceremony and outdoor reception with a Conference Center, Stone Cottage, and elegant Barn. Hines Hill Campus can accommodate 40 guests for a seated meal in the Conference Center. With creative planning and tenting, groups as large as 80-100 can enjoy this unique property.

Winery at Wolf Creek
2637 South Cleveland Massillon Road in Norton
Enjoy the Great Room at The Winery at Wolf Creek for your next special occasion. The Great Room has a breathtaking view of Wolf Creek and the surrounding vineyards and is the perfect location for rehearsal dinners, small weddings and receptions, birthday and graduation parties, corporate meetings, baby and wedding showers, fundraisers, charity events, and family gatherings.

Conrad Botzum Farm
3486 Riverview Road in Akron 330-867-6681
We do it all at The Conrad Botzum Farmstead! Have your next company outing on our beautiful property. Or a birthday party. How ’bout a family reunion or a hayride and bonfire in the fall. Imagine a country wedding, or reception, surrounded by the beautiful hills of the Cuyahoga Valley, then make it a reality at The Botzum Farmstead.

Studio 526
526 Grant Street in Akron 800-238-9050
If you are looking for a party or event space close to downtown Akron that can offer more than a conference room, reception hall, or hotel ballroom, look no further. Sudio 526 is a unique space for parties, concerts, weddings, holiday get-togethers, corporate parties, video conferences, corporate meetings, art gallery shows, and more. This 7,000 sq ft space offers two partially separated spaces, use either or both to accommodate the size of your gathering. Studio 526 is centrally located, just minutes from downtown Akron, University of Akron, and Canal Park.

Akron Civic Theater
182 South Main Street in Akron 330-535-3179 ext. 15

750 ml Wines
2287 West Market Street in Akron

Musica & Mocha Maiden
51 East Market Street in Akron

Heritage Barn
5238 Young Road in Stow 330-689-5100 

Silver Spring Lodge
5027 Stow Road in Stow 330-689-5100

Summit Metro Parks Pavilions 
Summit County
Summit Metro Parks offer six different pavilions to fit your event needs.

Quail Hollow Manor House 
13480 Congress Lake Avenue in Hartville 330-877-6652
The former H.B Stewart Manor House, located at Quail Hollow State park, is a designated Historical Landmark. It sits among 700 acres of forest, rolling meadows, marshes and ponds. The Manor House is surrounded by manicured lawn, formal gardens and landscaped beauty.

It is available for adult activities such as bridal and baby showers, graduation, anniversary, or retirement parties, and for small weddings and receptions.