Crooked Willow

11181 Co Rd. 82 SE, Osakis, MN 56360 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About Crooked Willow

A premier wedding venue in Osakis, Minnesota, Crooked Willow is committed to helping couples create extraordinary wedding celebrations and memories that last a lifetime. Owned and operated by husband and wife duo Derek and Jody Virkus, this one-of-a-kind venue combines lovable classic charm with modern amenities. The ideal setting for your most memorable occasion, Crooked Willow is the perfect choice for couples wishing to exchange vows while surrounded by rustic elegance.

Facilities and Capacity

Nestled on over 17 sprawling acres, Crooked Willow comfortably seats up to 350 of your closest friends and family. Couples have the option of hosting their ceremony and/or reception either indoors in the venue's 6,000-square-foot Event Center, with its neutral-toned pallet wall and chandeliers, or outdoors under a beautiful metal arbor that can be decorated with floral décor to enhance its rustic beauty.

Services Offered

Couples who entrust their union to Crooked Willow benefit from a wide array of wedding-related services. Options include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Consultation
  • Liability insurance
  • Preferred vendors
  • Setup
  • Wireless internet

Cuisine

Crooked Willow’s talented culinary team prides itself on providing couples and their guests with excellent cuisine and outstanding service. Couples may choose from six different caterers that range in buffet, family, plated, or station serving style options. For a truly delightful dining experience, their preferred caterers provide the following catering services:

  • Tastings
  • Server(s)
  • Hors d'oeuvres

Other Facilities

Crooked Willow features a variety of versatile spaces for couples to utilize during their wedding celebration. This venue also features two fully-furnished wedding suites for wedding day preparation and a barn like you have never seen before which is used as a gathering space for family during pictures. With a full bar in the upper level of the barn, it serves as a unique space for a private wedding party social hour after your ceremony.

Other Services

Couples are more than welcome to include bar services with their once-in-a-lifetime wedding celebration. Said services include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Bartender(s)
  • Open bar
  • Cash bar
  • House beer
  • Specialty beer
  • House liquor
  • Premium liquor
  • House wine
  • Specialty wine
  • Outside alcohol
  • Signature drink
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23 Reviews for Crooked Willow

Recommended by 100% of couples


5.0 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 5.0
  • Professionalism 5.0
  • Flexibility 5.0
  • Value 5.0
  • Average response time 5.0

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    Hannah A. · Married on 10/10/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    All around the perfect day!

    They were super helpful throughout the day and the price was perfect for the wedding we wanted!

    Sent on 11/24/2020

    Crooked Willow's reply:

    Thanks for sharing all the beauty of your fall wedding here! We with you both a lifetime of happiness!
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    Leah P. · Married on 10/03/2020

    5.0
    • Quality of service:
      5.0
    • Responsiveness:
      5.0
    • Value:
      5.0
    • Flexibility:
      5.0
    • Professionalism:
      5.0

    Beautiful Venue!

    We are so thankful to have found this venue! It was so nice to have our ceremony and reception in one location and it was absolutely beautiful. Thank you Derek and Jody for providing such a high quality venue!

    Sent on 12/27/2020

    Crooked Willow's reply:

    Thank you for the review! We love seeing pictures from your wedding day! Congratulations again to you and Joe

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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2020 Winner

Crooked Willow Pricing

Crooked Willow Price Rates

Crooked Willow FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue?
    Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season?
    $ 4000
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season?
    $ 4000
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue?
    No
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee?
    Bridal Suite
    Chairs
    Lighting/Sound
    Parking
    Set Up
    Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering?
    Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service?
    $ 5
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service?
    Bartender(s)
    House Beer
    House Wine
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What is the maximum capacity of your venue?
    350
  • What is the minimum number of guests required to book your venue?
    50
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer?
    3
  • Describe your venue:
    Farm/Ranch
  • What kind of settings are available?
    Indoor
    Covered Outdoor
    Uncovered Outdoor
    Scenic Views
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service?
    Ceremony
    Reception
    Elopements
    Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer?
    Accommodations
    All Inclusive Packages
    Bar Services
    Catering Services
    Clean Up
    Event Planner
    Event Rentals
    Get Ready Rooms
    Liability Insurance
    Lighting / Sound
    Outside Vendors
    Preferred Vendors Only
    Set Up
    Wifi
  • What catering services do you offer?
    Buffet
    Cocktail Reception
    Dessert
    Family Style
    Hors d'oeuvres
    Outside Cake
    Plated
    Server(s)
    Stations
    Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide?
    Bartender(s)
    Cash Bar
    Champagne Toast
    House Beer
    House Liquor
    House Wine
    Open Bar
    Outside Alcohol
    Premium Liquor
    Signature Drink
    Specialty Beer
    Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available?
    Altar/Arch
    Audio Equipment
    Centerpieces
    Chairs
    Dance Floor
    Decor
    Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available?
    Barware
    China
    Chocolate Fountain
    Flatware
    Glassware
    Linens
  • What transportation and access is available?
    Parking
    Shuttle
    Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season?
    May
    June
    July
    August
    September
    October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season?
    January
    February
    March
    April
    November
    December

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    612-260-9603 (Phone number)
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Crooked Willow frequently asked questions

What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Crooked Willow?

Crooked Willow includes the following items and services for wedding events in its starting site fee:

  • Bridal Suite
  • Chairs
  • Lighting/Sound
  • Parking
  • Set Up
  • Tables

At Crooked Willow, what items and services related to wedding catering are included in the cost?

Crooked Willow includes the following items and services in its wedding catering costs:

  • Server(s)

At Crooked Willow, what does the bar service starting price include?

The bar service starting price at Crooked Willow includes:

  • Bartender(s)
  • House Beer
  • House Wine
  • Premium Liquor
  • Signature Drink
  • Specialty Beer
  • Specialty Wine

What are the most important characteristics of Crooked Willow in terms of venue type, style and location?

The space offered by Crooked Willow for wedding events is known for:

  • Farm/Ranch

What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Crooked Willow for wedding events?

Crooked Willow offers the following indoor/outdoor options for weddings:

  • Indoor
  • Covered Outdoor
  • Uncovered Outdoor
  • Scenic Views

What kind of wedding events does Crooked Willow offer?

Crooked Willow offers the following types of wedding events:

  • Ceremony
  • Reception
  • Elopements
  • Rehearsal Dinner

What services does Crooked Willow offer for wedding events?

Crooked Willow offers the following services for wedding events:

  • Accommodations
  • All Inclusive Packages
  • Bar Services
  • Catering Services
  • Clean Up
  • Event Planner
  • Event Rentals
  • Get Ready Rooms
  • Liability Insurance
  • Lighting / Sound
  • Outside Vendors
  • Preferred Vendors Only
  • Set Up
  • Wifi

What furniture and decorations does Crooked Willow have available for wedding events?

Crooked Willow offers the following furniture and decor items for weddings:

  • Altar/Arch
  • Audio Equipment
  • Centerpieces
  • Chairs
  • Dance Floor
  • Decor
  • Tables

What percentage of users recommend Crooked Willow and which are the most valued aspects of their wedding services?

Crooked Willow is recommended by 100% of couples who have used their services. Their overall rating is 5.0, with the same score awarded for quality of service, flexibility, value, professionalism and average response time.