Welcome to the Bigwood Event Center in beautiful Fergus Falls
Welcome to The Bigwood Event Center, Fergus Falls’ gem for meetings and events! Located in Fergus Falls - 3 hours northwest of the Twin Cities and less than an hour from the Fargo/Moorhead area. The Bigwood Event Center offers 12,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space to accommodate groups up to 600 people. Smaller groups can be accommodated in the Oxley Room or Stewart Hall. The Fergus Boardroom features a permanent board table with high back chairs for 16 people and has teleconferencing capabilities plus a screen, and white board in the room. Our bright and spacious Pre Function area provides ample room for socializing, registration, table top exhibits, and more. Our professional catering staff can provide a wide variety of food & beverages for your next meeting, conference, convention, tradeshow, wedding reception, banquet, reunion, family gathering or social event. Our welcoming hospitality staff and accommodations ensure the success of your event!
The Bigwood Event Center is connected to the Best Western, The Falls Inn & Suites, featuring 72 hotel rooms and 24 suites. Hotel accommodations feature free high speed wireless internet, a complimentary full breakfast buffet each morning, work desk area, iron & ironing board, coffee maker and coffee/tea service, hair dryer, and some rooms and suites have a private balcony overlooking the tropical indoor Minnesota shaped pool and lounge area. We have the largest indoor pool in Fergus Falls, whirlpool, fitness center, elevator, guest laundry, and onsite free parking. Suites have microwaves, refrigerators, and some include a whirlpool. Visit the website at www.bestwestern.com/thefallsinnandsuites for more information and online reservations.
The Z103 Bar & Grill is onsite for your dining needs. Our new menu is cleverly designed and features a nice variety ranging from appetizers, homemade pizzas, burgers, sandwiches and more. Plus our full dinner menu has great options too! Casual dining along with big screen TV’s, pool tables, dart boards, foosball table, and video games are for your entertainment. Promotions and entertainment include weekly Men’s and Ladies nights, DJ’s, and live bands on most weekends. Check out the website at www.z103barandgrill.com for more information and entertainment calendar.
Whether traveling for business or for pleasure, the Best Western the Falls Inn & Suites is close to where travelers want to be while visiting Fergus Falls. Nearby companies include OtterTail Power Company, Northern Contours, Park Region Telcom, Great Plains Natural Gas, Thiele, Shoremaster, Inc, and many others. Situated near 21 parks including Maplewood State Park, or Glendalough State Park - guests can spend a lovely afternoon enjoying the great Minnesota outdoors, playing a round of golf at Pebble Lake Golf Course, biking on the Central Lakes Bike Trail or winter brings the option of snowmobiling directly from the hotel's parking lot! Live shows, concerts and rodeos are a fun day or evening out at nearby Red Horse Ranch Arena. A Center for the Arts, Ottertail County Historical Museum, Minnesota State Community and Technical College, and the Prairie Wetlands Learning Center offer many options for things to see and do in the area for entertainment, arts, museums, and learning experiences. Plus be sure to make plans to attend our festivals in the area such as Summerfest, Phelps Mill, and GeoFest Midwest!