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If you’re dreaming of a laid-back, rustic wedding venue, then these barn wedding venues are ideal for your big day. Barn wedding venues in Illinois offer gorgeous scenery, amazing photo ops, and a relaxed, natural setting your guests will love. Browse these rustic wedding venues and find your country-chic favorite!
Northfork Farm & Estate is a country wedding venue in Oswego, Illinois. The farm has been in the Pasteris family since 1961 and was beautifully renovated in 2014. The elegant facility aims to make your dreams come true on your wedding day. Facilities and Capacity Mature trees, beautiful flower... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
The Mora Farm is a barn and farm wedding venue located in Waterman, Illinois. This property offers a rustic-inspired space where couples can exchange vows and celebrate long into the night. Boasting ample room across the grounds, this location benefits from beautiful natural surroundings that... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
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... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
We Are An Authentic Rustic Farm Providing Weddings and Events with Genuine Friendly Service in the Central Illinois Region. We offer beautiful rustic and rustic/chic farm buildings, magnificent Midwest views, and good old fashion hospitality, at an undeniable value. Inquire and tour to find out why... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Chapel in the Pines is a wedding venue located in Sycamore, Illinois. Having hosted over 2,000 weddings in over two decades, the venue provides a range of truly stunning event spaces, Beautifully nestled on the outskirts of Chicago, the venue is surrounded by gorgeous rollings hills and luscious... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Kuipers Family Farm and Orchard is located in Maple Park Illinois serving couples in the greater Rockford and Chicago areas. Our unique, all inclusive venue estate is situated on a 230 acre working farm and Chicagoland's premier apple orchard. The Orchard Barn overlooks the expansive apple orchard... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Elmore Stock Farm is a wedding ceremony and reception venue located in Laura, Illinois. This venue takes the barn-style wedding to all new heights and is sure to exceed all couples' wildest fantasies and expectations when it comes to the rustic ceremony and reception of their dreams. Considered to... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Nestled at the southernmost tip of Kettle Morraine, in Burlington, Wisconsin, The Barn at Wagon Wheel Farm is the perfect getaway. it sits on 110 acres of land surrounded by rolling hills and century-old oak trees. Open from May through October, the vintage barn is tucked away from the hustle of the... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
The Barn at Allen Acres is a meticulously restored 1920s dairy barn wedding venue located in Rock Falls, Illinois. Set upon 3 and a half acres of scenic countryside, this two-story barn provides ample space and a rustic aesthetic for wedding celebrations. The administration aims to make special days... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Hoosier Grove Barn is a rustic barn wedding venue located in Streamwood, Illinois that dates back to 1888. With the charming atmosphere of the barn, this venue is perfect for a dream country-style wedding.Facilities and Capacity Hoosier Grove Barn has an outdoor garden area as well as an indoor... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
The Allure is a modern venue located in La Porte, Indiana. This wedding venue specializes in delivering exceptional customer service to create spectacular events that you will cherish long after the day has passed. The Allure is a place where memories are made and all your friends and family can... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Brauer Barn is a wedding and event venue in Winnebago, Illinois. Owners Jason and Molly Brauer renovated the barn for their own wedding in 2016. After they saw the excitement from their community about the transformation they turned it into a venue for others to plan their dream wedding. Jason and... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Backroad Barn & Gardens features 4200 square feet of rustic, elegant space. The original 1920's stately structure has an old wooden grain bin, now, the "distillery bar" along with a powder room and gentleman's lounge. The 50-foot by 35-foot arched section is home to an original wood dance floor and... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
We have 2021 dates open! This beautiful venue is located just 2 miles off I-90, but feels a world away from everything. The 48 acres of private property is full of majestic 100 year old oak trees and a 1/2 acre pond. Take a stroll across the bridge over a hidden creek to an island, or along the 2... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Welcome to The Ayers Farmstead LLC. A unique Country setting, with four distinct areas to be used for your special event. Perfect for weddings and reunions, this 5 acre family owned grounds has everything needed for your special occasion. BARN LOFT A 120 year old original rustic barn with seating... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Kilbuck Creek is a rustic countryside wedding venue located in Monroe Center, Illinois. This beautiful wedding venue is located just south of Rockford, Illinois, set among some of the best outdoor views in Illinois. Rustic, charming, romantic, and simply remarkable, Kilbuck Creek could be the... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Located in Yorkville, Illinois, Ashley Farm Weddings is a new destination wedding and event venue specializing in ensuring a worry-free experience. They serve couples throughout the local area, including Chicago, Naperville, and Wheaton. The property’s professional staff has the experience,... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
The Twisted Tulip is a wedding venue in Machesney Park, Illinois, purposely built for special occasions. A lifelong dream, Deborah Muzzillo recognised a gap in the market for an elegant and ready-to-use venue for couples in the area. Initially, a party planner, Deborah combined her years of... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
Orchard Ridge Farms is a 130-acre private estate, home to The Pavilion and Copperstone Inn. Our award-winning venues have been featured on the Travel Channel, Midwest Living, and The Knot's - "Top 10 Timeless Venues." The Pavilion offers a picturesque appeal and is well suited for an unforgettable... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
The Old Homestead Event Barn -- located in Rushville, Illinois and serving clients in the Springfield, Champaign, and Peoria regions--is a barn and farm wedding event venue with lots of history. Situated on a five-acre property just one hour from Springfield, this newly renovated venue, restored to... (Barn & Farm Weddings Illinois)
From thriving cities to rural hideaways, Illinois is home to some of the country’s most picturesque and stylish wedding destinations. Boasting chic hotels and rustic barns, the Prairie State offers a wide variety of venue options for you and your partner to consider. With a myriad of tourist attractions to complement your experience, Illinois can provide the backdrop for a truly memorable celebration.
Famed for its industrial heritage and acres of farmland, Illinois is a vibrant hot spot for couples who wish to tie the knot in the Great Lakes Region. The state’s largest city, Chicago, is a lively social and cultural hub. Nestled on the shore of Lake Michigan, this landmark metropolis features a wide range of banquet halls and hotels suitable for hosting romantic occasions. You can say “I do” on the bank of the lake, or enjoy an elegant reception at a rooftop venue. Should you opt for a countryside getaway, rural Illinois is replete with elegant mansions and bucolic barnyard venues. The average cost of a wedding venue in the Prairie State varies depending on where you choose to wed. Venues in Chicago have a typical price of $9,000, while costs in central Illinois can be as low as $3,000. For budgetary assistance, you and your significant other can make use of our budget planning tool.
Situated to the west of the Prairie State, Iowa is a scenic and understated alternative that couples may wish to consider. Like Illinois, the Hawkeye State features both populous urban areas and rustic settings. From idyllic State Parks to the bustling capital city of Des Moines, this state evokes a country-meets-city vibe that is sure to impress nearly-weds. Couples will also be attracted to the region’s reasonable prices. The average cost of a venue in Des Moines is $5,000, a figure that is lower than both the national average of $6,000 and the standard price in Chicago.
In terms of the weather, Illinois strikes a winning balance. The summer months are typically warm and humid, while winter sees cold temperatures and occasional snow. The fall season can be cold and blizzards are not uncommon during this time.
Given that Illinois, particularly Chicago, hosts many special events all year round, it is a good idea to keep an eye out for any potentially busy dates. Sporting occasions such as Bears and Cubs games happen frequently, as do public festivals such as Pride Fest. You can use this online tool to arrange the date of your big day.
To obtain a marriage license in Illinois, you and your significant other must go to a county clerk’s office to present a form of identification. Suitable documents include a birth certificate, passport, or driver’s license. Upon approval of your marriage license, you have 60 days to exchange your vows.
The Prairie State is served by the Midway and O’Hare International Airports, both of which are located in Chicago. Regional airports can be found throughout the state, including the Quincy and Springfield airports. For drivers, several major roads lace through Illinois, such as the I-57 and the iconic Route 66.