The Allen Market Place (AMP) is a multi-functional facility operated by the Allen Neighborhood Center, and is now available for rent on a periodic or regular basis. Rental spaces include the Great Room which includes the overlooking Mezzanine, Cooking Kitchen, Wash-Pack Kitchen, and Conference/Classroom. The AMP can be transformed for a wide variety of uses – graduation parties, small business development, weddings, workshops, meetings, and more!

For questions and inquiries, please contact Joan Nelson at or call 517-999- 3912.

More About the Great Room
 (for larger events):
Looking for a spot to host your next event? Look no further! From baby showers, weddings, community meetings, galas, workshops, and more, the AMP Great Room is an ideal location for nearly any public or private event. Overlooking the Great Room is the cozy Mezzanine, which features its own tables and chairs. Maximum capacity is 200 people for a stand up mixer, or up to 100 people for a formal seated occasion. Alcohol served by a licensed bartender and outside catering is permitted, or we are happy to recommend one of our wonderful on-site caterers to you.

More About the Conference Room (for business meetings, etc.)
The Conference/Classroom is handy for holding smaller meetings, workshops, staff retreats, or any gathering of up to 15 people. The Classroom is also available at a discounted rate when rented jointly with the Great Room – excellent for breakout sessions and side meetings. The room comes equipped with a large conference table, Smart TV, whiteboard, and full use of the ANC Wi-Fi. Coffee service with treats prepare by on-site bakers can also be arranged for your meeting at an additional charge.