Chicago Waterfront Wedding Venues

Waterfront wedding venues offer a breathtaking scenery combined with a relaxed vibe. Whether you’re getting married near a lake or by the ocean, there’s something oh-so romantic about a waterfront wedding venue. Browse these gorgeous waterfront wedding venues and start planning your big day.

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Pro The Herrington Inn & Spa
The Herrington Inn & Spa
54 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

The Herrington Inn & Spa is a vintage waterfront wedding venue located in Geneva, Illinois. This venue is set in the beautiful downtown Geneva that overlooks Fox River. The Herrington Inn & Spa is a stunning wedding destination that is here to host your unforgettable wedding experience.Facilities... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

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Ruthmere Museum Campus
Ruthmere Museum Campus
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Plan your special day in the elegant surroundings of Ruthmere. For that truly unique ceremony, Ruthmere can accommodate your needs and help assure that your wedding is beautiful and joyous. Ruthmere makes an ideal setting for garden weddings late Spring through early Fall. Ask about wedding and... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach
Cultural & Civic Center of Round Lake Beach
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

We offer a variety of indoor and outdoor spaces to host your unique event!The Cultural & Civic Center is a multi use facility. In addition to the many rental spaces available, the Center offers cultural and entertainment events throughout the year. Center Highlights 31,000 square foot... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Heston Hills Event Center
Heston Hills Event Center
12 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Heston Hills Event Center is a wedding venue located on eight rolling acres in La Porte, Indiana. With multiple options for indoor and outdoor functions, this venue is perfect for any style wedding.Facilities and Capacity Heston Hills Event Center has the ideal backdrop for all your wedding... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

For 100 Guests $5k - $12k
Manteno Sportsmen's Club
Manteno Sportsmen's Club
18 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

The Manteno Sportsmen’s Club banquet hall & outdoor ceremony site overlooks beautiful Lake Manteno, serving as a natural backdrop for a truly memorable event. From elegant, formal ceremonies to casual, laid back receptions, the Manteno Sportsmen's Club is the perfect venue for whatever vision you... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

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Illinois Beach Hotel
Illinois Beach Hotel
84 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Illinois Beach Hotel is a waterfront venue in the Chicago, Illinois area. This coastal location offers couples the option of getting married right on the shores of Lake Michigan. Sitting on the Illinois Beach Nature Preserve, the Illinois Beach Hotel is about 70 minutes from downtown Chicago.... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

For 100 Guests $10k - $14k
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McHenry Country Club
McHenry Country Club
27 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

McHenry Country Club is a ballroom in the Rockford, Illinois area. This waterfront venue greets couples with views of the river, trees and gardens. Perched along the Fox River, this venue is approximately 75 minutes from downtown Rockford.Facilities and Capacity Hosting couples and their guests in... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

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Reserve 22 at The Village Links of Glen Ellyn
Reserve 22 at The Village Links of Glen Ellyn
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Congratulations on your impending wedding! We hope you like what you see here at Reserve 22. If you are unfamiliar with our facility we are nestled on the beautiful landscape of the Village Links Golf Course. Our Blue Heron room has a serene view of the course which has participated in the Audubon... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

For 100 Guests $5k - $10k
Cliffbreakers
Cliffbreakers
21 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Cliffbreakers is a banquet hall wedding venue located in Rockford, Illinois. Currently the venue is undergoing some renewal, which will completely transform their guestrooms and public space to have more modern elegance and comfort. At this venue, they are devoted to becoming the premier space for... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Heritage Harbor Ottawa
Heritage Harbor Ottawa
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Our location is our great advantage. We are only an hour from Chicago and minutes from Starved Rock State Park…you won’t have to spend hours in a car trying to get away to your sanctuary…and you won’t be too far away when it comes time to head back to work. We know how hard you work. We know you... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

W Chicago - Lakeshore
W Chicago - Lakeshore
4 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Suspended thirty three floors in the air, enjoy exclusive access to Altitude Ballroom at W. With breathtaking views of Navy Pier, Lake Michigan and Downtown Chicago, connect with your guests in an atmosphere that is Never Boring. Ignite your Spark with awe-inspiring Fireworks. Amplify your Wedding... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Out at the Farm
Out at the Farm
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Chicago's North Shore Convention & Visitor's Bureau
Chicago's North Shore Convention & Visitor's Bureau
Waterfront Weddings · Skokie, IL

Boarding Chicago along Lake Michigan, Chicago's North Shore offers an array of venues and event services to assist you in planning a spectacular wedding that equals the richness of the history, architecture and natural beauty of our area. From five-star hotels to unique event space to experienced... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Lake Barrington Shores Country Club
Lake Barrington Shores Country Club
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Hosting a beautiful event is easy when your venue is this beautiful. Lake Barrington Country Club gives you a chance to impress your guests with stunning views overlooking the lake. The Staff at LBS will work with you and your budget to make your dream wedding come true. You’ve been searching for... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Bartlett Hills Golf Club & Banquets
Bartlett Hills Golf Club & Banquets
89 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Award-winning Bartlett Hills Golf Club & Banquets offers the perfect setting and packages for your wedding day celebration. Your banquet hall is exclusive just for your family and friends. The reception ballroom can accommodate from 40 and up to 250 guests and provides spectacular views of wooded... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

For 100 Guests $8k - $10k
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Midway Village Museum
Midway Village Museum
29 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

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... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Flossmoor Country Club
Flossmoor Country Club
5 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

The historic and elegant Flossmoor Country Club is the perfect setting for any style wedding. Our stunning golf course greens or Veranda overlooking the course create the perfect atmosphere for any ceremony. We offer the luxury of a private space for your guests to mingle and enjoy. In addition to... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Glenview Park Golf Club
Glenview Park Golf Club
Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Gorgeous golf course views and fresh cuisine make Glenview Park Golf Club the ideal location for your wedding or event! Take in the breathtaking golf course view from inside our dining room or outside on the veranda! Open year round for special events Catering available Full bar service available... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Guests 5 to 120
Seven Bridges Golf Club
Seven Bridges Golf Club
63 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Seven Bridges Golf Club is a classic wedding venue in Woodridge, Illinois. This venue offers a private, rustic feel and a beautiful natural setting for weddings and events of all styles. From bridal showers and engagement parties to rehearsal dinners and weddings, this venue is a great choice for... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

For 100 Guests $11k - $14k
Guests 75 to 230
Lock 16 Visitor Center and I&M Canal Boat
Lock 16 Visitor Center and I&M Canal Boat
2 reviews
· Waterfront Weddings · Chicago, IL

Say your vows on the deck of the vintage I&M Canal Boat in La Salle, IL. Surrounded by colorful woods, the I&M Canal at Lock 14 is the perfect outdoor setting for spring, summer and fall weddings! Located just around the corner from the boat is Lock 16 Center, the spacious, 19th century building... (Waterfront Weddings Chicago)

Guests 20 to 120
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