Midway Village Museum is a history museum and wedding venue located in Rockford, Illinois that provides a scenic backdrop with the ambience of 20th century America for your wedding day. This unique museum is located near I-90 in Rockford, Illinois and is only a few blocks away from local hotels and quality restaurants. The Midway Village Museum features a rustic barn-style venue that creates a classic atmosphere for your magical wedding day. Packages include the ceremony and reception so your guests never have to leave the property.
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Truly the most unique, rustic venue in Rockford and the surrounding area. Beautiful, wooded 150 acre campus that offers endless options for indoor and outdoor weddings. Two areas for receptions, including the Lakeview rooms at the main museum center with outdoor patio and seating for up to 200 guests. For the rustic nature lovers, we offer a restored, two-story 1905 barn with soaring ceilings, private restrooms, custom bar and elevator. The barn is nestled on a 13 acre Victorian village that offers privacy and plenty of outdoor space for enjoyment. Say "I do" in one of our gorgeous gardens, the gazebo, the church or lakeside by the Millhouse. Wedding package price includes both your choice of ceremony spot and your choice of reception location. The two reception venues offered are on opposite ends of the property so our couples feel complete seclusion on their most special day. Rain backup locations for inclement weather included and we partner with seven of the best local caterers to provide all your food service needs.
Midway Village Museum would be honored to be your venue for your wedding day. They vow to make your ceremony an unforgettable one. Their professional staff is willing to assist their couples with anything, from setup to cleanup. The wedding rental package includes the following services:
- Generous set up time, often the day before
- A bridal suite for getting ready in
- Free, ample parking with handicap accessibility
- Indoor ceremony location for inclement weather
- Rehearsal time the day before
- Use of the grounds for engagement photos and day of wedding photography
- Seven approved caterers to choose from
- Event Host throughout
- Floor length white or ivory linens
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What items and services are included in the starting site fee at Midway Village Museum?
- Bridal Suite
- Clean Up
- Set Up
What are the most important characteristics of Midway Village Museum in terms of venue type, style and location?
- Historic Building
What kind of indoor/outdoor options are available at Midway Village Museum for wedding events?
- Uncovered Outdoor
- Scenic Views
What kind of wedding events does Midway Village Museum offer?
- Bridal Shower
- Engagement Party
- Rehearsal Dinner
What services does Midway Village Museum offer for wedding events?
- Clean Up
- Event Rentals
- Get Ready Rooms
- Liability Insurance
- Outside Vendors
- Preferred Vendors Only
- Set Up
What furniture and decorations does Midway Village Museum have available for wedding events?
- Audio Equipment
- Dance Floor
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