One of the highlights of Pierce Cedar Creek Institute is the dining experience. Whether an event calls for a mid-day snack or a sit-down meal, our on-site Chef will work with you to design a menu to meet your needs. We offer buffet style, plated meals and/or boxed lunches. Our menu includes plant-based options, which are vegetarian, gluten-free, and dairy free.
Small to Large Events
The simple beauty of Pierce Cedar Creek Institute is the ideal place for intimate, casual or formal, indoor or outdoor events—weddings, receptions, rehearsal dinners, funeral luncheons, corporate events and business meetings, baby/wedding showers and family celebrations.
Retreats & Artist Experiences
With meeting space, dining space and lodging surrounded by beautiful and varied habitats, including wetlands, prairies and forests, Pierce Cedar Creek Institute provides a central location for groups to immerse themselves in a retreat experience. We can accommodate groups up to 42 guests for multiple day meetings or retreats.
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute Campus
Our earth-bermed Visitor Center offers modern amenities amidst unique architecture and spectacular views. With its expansive window-lined dining room, auditorium with complete audio visual capabilities, reception/seating area wrapped around a wood-burning fireplace and gallery hallways, our Visitor Center is a space your guests will thoroughly enjoy and appreciate. The education and lab classrooms are located in the Education building. The capacity is 24 people as a classroom and 50 in theatre style.
Three On-Site Lodging Opportunities
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute offers three lodging properties that are simple, provide for a variety of style options and can accommodate up to 42 guests.
Two of the properties have living room/lounge areas and fully equipped kitchens—perfect for small meetings or socializing.
Wi-Fi is available, and bonfires can be enjoyed outside each home.