Enjoy a romantic carriage ride as you sit back on velvet seats while listening to music in one of our newest vis-a-vis carriages. You will drink sparkling wine out of crystal goblets and take in the beauty of the white Percheron horses as they sweep you off to your destination. What a romantic way to celebrate your engagement, anniversary, prom, or a special date with your loved one. This package would also be ideal as a wedding carriage or for a special little girl's princess birthday party.
Wedding Carriage
Wedding Transportation
Anniversary Party
Romantic Event
Moonlight Rides
Engagement Celebration
Prom Transportation
Little Girl's Princess Birthday Party
Elegant Corporate Events

Create unforgettable memories on our classic winter sleigh rides. As the horse steps along in the snow, you'll listen to the sound of German sleigh bells ringing across the countryside, while you sit cuddled up with your loved one in our 1800's horse drawn sleigh. We provide lap blankets to keep you warm and cozy. If your sleigh ride is hosted at our location, we also offer our heated pole barn for your group's gathering. Sleigh available for commercial photo shoots.
Winter Weddings
Family Photos for Holiday Cards
Holiday Parties or Christmas Celebrations
Winter Engagement Party
Wedding Proposal
Winter Birthday Party
Nostalgic Sleigh Rides
Victorian Themed Winter Gathering or Photo Shoots

Please note: For all packages, pricing to bring the horse and carriage to your destination depends on the location of your event, the amount of time required for our service, and what amenities you are interested in having. Please contact us for a quote.


Make a dream come true for your little lady. A Princess Party on our farm includes everything you need for a royally fun day - themed decorations, tiaras, horse and carriage rides, cake and ice cream,  table settings and decorations, and a petting zoo of farm animals. (Princess dress not provided). $300.00 for six children & two adults.  A themed carriage ride only without party is $125.00 on our farm.

Operating in Grand Rapids, Michigan, we serve West Michigan and the surrounding areas on the lake shore including Muskegon, Grand Haven, Holland, and Ludington. Our services include horse drawn carriages, wagon rides, wedding carriages, classic sleigh rides, and a horse drawn hearse for funerals. ​We are also available for festivals, parades, and special occasions. View some of our packages below and contact us to begin planning your special event!

Old Fashioned Sleigh Rides

Our professional horse drawn hearse is available for funerals throughout West Michigan. This package includes both a Town Coach and hearse. The Town Coach seats 4 family members and will follow the horse drawn hearse in the processional. Please call us for immediate assistance with planning a horse drawn hearse to pay tribute to your loved one.

Horse Drawn Scenic Tours of Downtown Grand Rapids


Package 1: Romantic Carriage Ride and Wedding Carriages
Package 2: Traditional French Romantic Carriage and Wedding Carriage
Package 3: Horse Drawn Hearse and Nostalgic Town Coach
Package 4: Old Fashioned Sleigh Rides
Package 5: Princess Party
Package 6: Western Themed Events
Package 7: Horse Drawn Nostalgic Town Coach

Horse Drawn Hearse & Nostalgic Town Coach

Western Themed Events

Perfect for weddings, special occasions or just for fun!  Feature a white Percheron horse drawn carriage at your western wedding, festival, parade, or other western themed events.  For a less formal events, you can also select our 12 passenger horse drawn wagon.

Western Style Wedding
Western Themed Party ​
Children's Cowboy Birthday Party
Community Celebration
Family Reunions
Photo Shoots ​

Traditional French Romantic Carriage and Wedding Carriage

Horse Drawn Nostalgic Town Coach

Princess Party

​​The Common Gentry Carriage Co.

Take a carriage ride of downtown Grand Rapids on Friday and Saturday evenings from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 pm. We are based at Rosa Parks Circle in front of Big B Coffee and  Kilwins Chocolate, 146 Monroe Center St. NW Grand  Rapids. Seasonal rates December - April. 1/2 tour Downtown Grand Rapids $60.00 Per Carriage ride. Rate applied for  2, 4, and  6 passengers. 1 hour tour is $90.00  After April Rates decrease. $40.00 for 1/2 hour,  $70.00  For 1 hour. Be sure to stop by to make your night on the town even more special! 

Walk-ups are welcome, or you can call us at (616) 204-3190 to make a reservation. Carriage rides downtown include an optional narrated tour of the highlights of Grand Rapids's history.

The Common Gentry Carriage Company

Romantic Carriage Ride and Wedding Carriages

For the nostalgic formal affair, Common Gentry offers the historical Town Coach. Built in the 1890's, our Cunningham Brougham is very elaborate with brass coach lamps, full-size beveled glass doors, elegant door handles, and a silk interior with shades.The Brougham is exquisitely hand crafted in wood and iron and is pulled by a team of horses. This enclosed carriage is perfect any time of year, including winter events. You will feel like Royalty when riding in this horse drawn coach!
Elegant Corporate Events
Graduation Parties
Presidential Balls
Inaugural Celebration
Retirement Party
Christmas Parties
Holiday Parades
Autumn or Winter Weddings

Create priceless memories with the use of Common & Gentry's French vis-a-vis wedding carriage. Imagine as the coachman opens the charming little half door, entering into a carriage decorated with garlands of flowers. The Coachman then drives your magnificent white horse and carriage to your wedding reception or special event! This wedding carriage is available with the convertible top up or down.


Wedding Carriage

Engagement Celebration

Anniversary Party

Prom Transportation

Picnics in the Park

Retirement Party ​

Little Girl's Princess Birthday Party

Special Tea Party