Celebrate Your Marriage at Grand Hotel in May – Marriage Conference

Grand Hotel Spring

May 17-18, 2015


Held at luxurious Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island, Michigan, the schedule ensures there’s plenty of connecting time for the two of you. The Laffoons’ Celebrate Your Marriage Conference is designed to be an incredible two day retreat just for you and your spouse.

Your hosts, Jay & Laura Laffoon

Using true stories, interviews, research, and years of experience, the Laffoons equip couples with the tools they need to nurture one another. Combining humor, music, and lots of honesty, the Jay & Laura’s “Celebrate Your Marriage” is designed for married couples of all ages. Meet Jay & Laura.

Ted CunninghamSpecial Guest: Ted Cunningham

Ted Cunningham is the founding pastor of Woodland Hills Family Church. He absolutely loves and enjoys being married to his wife, Amy. Ted is the author of  Fun Loving You, Young and In Love and Trophy Child and coauthor of four books with Dr. Gary Smalley: The Language of Sex; From Anger to Intimacy; Great Parents Lousy Lovers; and As Long as We Both Shall Live. He is a regular guest on Focus on the Family, Life Today, and Moody Radio. He is a graduate of Liberty University and Dallas Theological Seminary.

Grand Hotel May Accommodations

Grand Hotel 2015 Room Rate for Celebrate with Jay & Laura is $149.00 plus taxes* per person daily. Grand Hotel operates on the Modified American Plan. This means that your daily rate includes breakfast and dinner. The Grand Luncheon Buffet is also included in the rate for Monday, May 18, 2015 only.


You will reserve your room directly with Grand Hotel by fax or postal mail with a room reservation form provided upon purchase of conference tickets. A discounted room rate is available until 4/15/15, then standard hotel room rates may apply.

(Please note: Grand Hotel charges an admission fee of $10/person unless you are a registered guest of the Hotel.)

Our Schedule

Day One
3:30pm: Complimentary Coffee, Tea, Lemonade
4:00pm: Opening Session presented by Jay & Laura
6:30pm: Dinner^ (included for couples staying at Grand Hotel)
9:00pm: The Ultimate Date Night with Jay & Laura!
(Evening wear is required in all areas of the hotel after 6:30 p.m.: Dress, skirt and blouse or pantsuit for ladies, and coat, necktie and dress pants for gentlemen. No denim please.)
Day Two
7:30-8:45am: Breakfast^ (included for couples staying at Grand Hotel)
9:00am: Wake Up & Celebrate! Session featuring Ted Cunningham
10:30am: Complimentary Coffee, Tea, Lemonade
11:00am: Closing Session featuring Jay & Laura
12:00-2:00pm: Grand Luncheon Buffet^ (included for couples staying at Grand Hotel)

Schedule is subject to change

Tickets are:

$69 per person Early Bird Rate until 3/17/15
$89 per person Standard Rate after 3/17/15
(Tickets are nonrefundable.)


or call iTickets at 1-800-965-9324 to place your order with a phone representative.

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*Grand Hotel 2015 Room Rate for Celebrate with Jay & Laura is $149.00 plus taxes per person daily. Michigan 6% Sales Tax applies to all charges. There is also a 2% Mackinac Island Assessment charge on the per person daily room. There is a one-time charge of $8.00 per person for transfer of luggage from the dock to the Hotel and return.

^For conference attendees NOT staying at Grand Hotel, meals may be purchased. Meal prices available for conference attendees only:

  • $80 per person for the Five Course Dinner in the Main Dining Room+
  • $30 per person for Breakfast in the Main Dining Room+
  • $45 per person for the Grand Luncheon Buffet+

+Subject to tax