The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College

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The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College

2755 E Napier Avenue
Benton Harbor, MI 49022
Regions: South
Phone: (269) 927-8700
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The Lake Michigan College Mendel Center is the region’s premier location for performing arts and events.  Located on the Lake Michigan College Napier Avenue Campus in Benton Harbor, the Mendel Center hosts more than 40,000 annual visitors.

Patrons enjoy world-class performances in the 1,559-seat Mendel Center Mainstage, performances by LMC music and theater students in the intimate setting of the Hanson Theatre, and a wide range of trade shows, meetings, weddings, and events in the Grand Upton Hall and surrounding meeting rooms.

The Mendel Center Mainstage is recognized for its outstanding acoustic quality, professional-level artist accommodations, and technical specifications able to handle the largest of productions. Patrons often comment that the Mendel Center Mainstage is their favorite venue for live theater and entertainment because of its welcoming atmosphere, excellent sound quality, good sight lines from every seat in the houses, and overall comfort and ease of accessibility.

This full-service venue provides onsite food preparation, full beverage service, professional technical staff, and a team of experienced event planners. Free parking. Fully handicap accessible. Service animals are welcome.
27 Sun

Drive-in Live! Alex & Erin, John Latini, Mike Talbot

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Live music is back at The Mendel Center! This time we're taking the entertainment outdoors onto the spacious grounds of Lake Michigan College
25 Sun

Motown All-Star Spectacular

7:30 pm
24 Sun

Colin Mochrie & Brad Sherwood: Scared Scriptless

4:00 pm
“…barely a moment passed during which the audience was not rolling with laughter” - Lawrence Journal World, Lawrence KS
15 Thu


7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
STOMP is explosive, inventive, provocative, witty, and utterly unique—an unforgettable experience for audiences of all ages.
20 Tue

Henry Winkler - Part of The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series

7:30 pm
Emmy Award-winning actor, author, director, and producer
Amenities & Services
Buses Welcome
Conference Center
Meeting Facilities
Alcohol Available

Performances. Events. Memories. At The Mendel Center.


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