Make every

Milestone a



Kenneth Licklider is the Milestone Owner, and Tayler Licklider is the Director of Operations. Together they opened Milestone Event Center in September, 2012. 


The Event Professional

 Tayler Johnson, Director of Operations,
VLK Entertainment and Milestone Event Center

Tayler Graduated from the local North Miami High School in 2009. She then moved on to further her education at the International Business College located in Ft Wayne, IN. In the onset of acquiring her degree Tayler earned her certificate for Convention Management and Service from the American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute. During her final semester of college Tayler was blessed with the opportunity to do her internship at the Honeywell Center in Wabash, IN where she was mentored by many amazing professionals in all areas of entertainment, event planning and execution. Tayler graduated from college in 2012 with her Bachelor Degree in Business with a minor  in Travel and Hospitality; Tayler was now ready to continue in her field of study. After her college graduation in 2012, Tayler attended Capitol Bartending School in Harrisburg PA gaining her certificate for Mixology and acquired her license for professional bartending. She then chose to return to the Miami County area and give back to the community and the people whom were so involved in her life. Tayler has the know how, ability and professionalism to make the milestone in your life a perfect memory. Whether it be a special occasion party, concert, family celebration or your wedding day; from the setting to the catering ,flowers, decorating and coordinating, Tayler has the know how to make it all happen.  Tayler takes great pride in all she does and goes above and beyond for every individual and their special occasion. She will make EVERY MILESTONE A MEMORY .

Milestone Event Center

Is a centrally Located and very easy to get to. Located on Grissom Aeroplex we can be accessed from Route 31. We are just minutes from Peru, Logansport, Kokomo and Wabash.








Since opening in 2012, Milestone Event Center has hosted over 100 weddings and special events.

Milestone will interact with you on every element of your event, We start with the initial meeting, listen to your visions and review  all options available to make your special day as you envisioned.

Milestone can host outdoor events.Our beautiful side lawn overlooking the golf course is wonderful or our beautifully landscaped patio. 

Milestone has a network of professionals which can provide the finest in decorating, lighting ,Photography, Entertainment , Cakes ,Catering and accessories. Recommendations for all your needs are available.

Milestone Event Center is rated with Wedding Wire. Feel free to log onto to see .

 Milestone is a 4000 square foot event center with a seating capacity of 300. This remarkable building offers everything that you would need for your special event. Milestone can be divided into two separate areas or stay as one large area to offer more flexibility for you. The ballroom includes a stage, dance floor, tables and chairs, full bar and beautiful view of the golf course. On the adjacent side there is a bar and an open area with seating for 50 people.




Who we are

Milestone Event Center, 1458 Liberator Road, Peru IN 46970 ( located on Grissom Areoplex)         PH: 260-444-1185 

Milestone Event Center