The capital city of Illinois is a smorgasbord of unique event centers. Springfield wedding venues are steeped with the culture and history of the entire state, while also infused with modernity and fun. Springfield wedding venues include rustic country farms, stately historic buildings, and charming bed and breakfasts.
Wyndham Springfield City Centre is a classic wedding venue located in Springfield, Illinois. Whether you want to hold a larger event or a more intimate gathering, Wyndham Springfield City Centre's staff is available to ensure your event runs smoothly. They provide banquet settings with stunning... (Hotel Weddings Springfield)
Events at Refinery is a classic wedding venue located in Champaign, Illinois. This elegant ballroom has floor-to-ceiling windows and maple hardwood floors. The team is able to transform the ballroom into whatever theme and color pallete you have in mind. Located just west of the University of... (Banquet Halls Champaign)
Jennifer's Garden Banquet and Convention Center is a banquet hall hosting weddings for couples in the Chicago, Illinois area. This elegant venue features fountains and gardens straight from a fairytale. Located in the heart of Grundy County, this venue is a scenic one-hour drive, from downtown... (Banquet Halls Morris)
The Silver Fox is an elegant ballroom wedding venue in Streator, Illinois. Located in the former Masonic Temple in downtown Streator, this wedding venue was built in 1905, creating a unique and historic vibe for your wedding. The Silver Fox provides stunning event spaces for your wedding ceremony... (Historic Weddings Streator)
Peoria Marriott Pere Marquette is a hotel wedding venue located in Peoria, Illinois. Throughout this venue, you and your guests can enjoy the grand views of downtown Peoria. This hotel also includes beautiful, turn-of-the-century details to admire. The area of Peoria is a rather historic destination... (Hotel Weddings Peoria)
Arlington’s Upstairs Built in 1917, 210 Broadway has been many different businesses, from a meat packing plant to a fur factory to a venue for live music. Its new incarnation is Arlington’s, a beautiful venue blending the frame of the old factory with timeless interior decoration. Arlington's has... (Restaurant Weddings Springfield)
Crowne Plaza Springfield is an elegant and unique hotel located in Springfield, Illinois. This 70,000 square foot event space is perfect for your glamorous wedding ceremony and reception. Fit for any lifestyle and culture, the venue space offers many amenities to their couples, whether you are... (Hotel Weddings Springfield)
I Hotel and Conference Center is a full service wedding venue located in Champaign, Illinois. This elegant venue is easily adaptable for couples to make the space their own. I Hotel and Conference Center is located just south of Willard Airport and offers a complimentary shuttle service. Facilities... (Hotel Weddings Champaign)
Parke Regency Hotel and Conference Center is a full-service hotel and event venue located in Bloomington, Illinois. This independently-owned boutique hotel offers 12,000 square feet of event space, cozy yet elegant comfort, and many other features to ensure a memorable event. Facilities and... (Hotel Weddings Bloomington)
The Mansion on Walnut is a wedding venue located in Pekin, Illinois. This 1862 estate home offers couples a wonderful ambiance for their wedding event. The owners of the venue are truly excited to work with you and your significant other to design the wedding celebration of your dreams. A garden... (Mansion Weddings Pekin)
Hill Prairie Winery is an elegant wedding venue located in Oakford, Illinois. This romantic vineyard offers couples gorgeous backdrops of ponds, windmills, and rolling hills for their wedding. Hill Prairie Winery can be found in central Illinois, just east of the Illinois River.Facilities and... (Winery Weddings Oakford)
Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center is a vintage hotel wedding venue located in Utica, Illinois. Built in the 1930s, this lodge in Starved Rock State Park has elegant charm that adds to the timeless splendor of your wedding day. This rustic wedding venue is sure to make your wedding dreams come... (Hotel Weddings Oglesby)
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites is a versatile hotel wedding venue in East Peoria, Illinois. This affordable and elegant hotel is one of the top-rated Holiday Inns in America. Their dedicated event staff, quality accommodations, and large ballroom space make it an ideal place to make your wedding day... (Hotel Weddings East Peoria)
Five Points Washington is a classic wedding venue located in Washington, Illinois. This venue is also a non-profit community center committed to enhancing the quality of life of its patrons, offering activities for the community to partake in, such as swimming, fitness programs, a community library,... (Banquet Halls Washington)
The wedding venue of Stoney Creek Hotel & Conference Center, located in Peoria, Illinois, is a fantastic location to host a wedding. Within view of beautiful Peoria Lake, the hotel offers scenic views from their rustic country venue, perfect for wedding pictures. In addition to their ceremony and... (Hotel Weddings East Peoria)
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 Rushville)
Spruce St Studios is a private events venue located in Shelbyville, Illinois. This stunning wedding venue features two upscale indoor spaces and a unique outdoor garden that could make for the perfect backdrop for your big day. At Spruce St Studios, you can make your wedding vision a beautiful... (Banquet Halls Shelbyville)
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 Laura)
A beautiful upscale/casual banquet hall located just off Interstate 80 and Route 6. Graciously hosting events including weddings, receptions, fundraisers, birthdays, bridal and baby showers, rehearsal dinners, business meetings, holiday parties, graduation parties, sport banquets, off-site caterings... (Mansion Weddings Minooka)
The reality on Monroe, located in the heart of Downtown Bloomington, is THE place for all your special occasion needs! Whether you're looking for an intimate space to hold your ceremony or a lively venue for a reception, or maybe a little bit of both, Reality on Monroe can accommodate your needs.... (Banquet Halls Bloomington)
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard, is located in Mackinaw, Illinois on an 86 acre farm with a 15 acre vineyard set around a picturesque lake and a sweeping view of the Mackinaw Valley. There are two favorite wedding locations; a white lake gazebo and a rustic vineyard pergola where couples have taken their... (Waterfront Weddings Mackinaw)
The Norway Community Building offers: Large banquet hall Small Meeting Room Full kitchen Room for live entertainment Bar (Banquet Halls Sheridan)
Your love story is one for the ages. Why not add your romance to the history books by marrying in Springfield, an Illinois city steeped in larger-than-life history? Best known as Abraham Lincoln's hometown, Springfield is a charming city with a wide array of enticing wedding venues from which to choose.
What could be more romantic that marrying in a Springfield garden? After all, the city is nicknamed the Flower City. Tie the knot in a fragrant rose garden, or channel Old World luxury and wed in Roman-style cultural gardens. Picturesque gazebos and scenic bridges provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding photos.
History buffs may want to embrace Springfield's rich past on their wedding day. Springfield has a number of gorgeous wedding venues that harken back to the time of Honest Abe himself. Downtown, you can exchange vows at a restored historical hotel or at the Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum.
No matter which venue you choose, wedding guests will delight in their hotel options in Springfield. Affordability goes hand in hand with relaxation in this town, with the average night's hotel stay ringing in at $130.
Just outside of Springfield, nearby cities feature even more great wedding venue options. Head northwest to Petersburg, where uniquely Midwestern resorts await to host you and your guests for the wedding weekend. A sprawling lawn and bubbling river set the stage for your wedding day.
Southwest of Springfield lies the town of Loami, where you'll find quaint vineyards nestled nearby pretty ponds. Say "I do" at sunset and top the evening off by toasting with wine made on site.
Like most Midwestern cities, Springfield experiences mild summers and chilly winters. Not surprisingly, spring is the city's loveliest time of year. Fields abloom with wildflowers signify the end of another cold winter and Springfield bursts with color. It's no wonder spring is the most popular time of year for weddings in this town.
Summer weddings are also quite common in Springfield, with fall weddings gaining steadily in popularity. Winter ceremonies are less common, but since the city sees relatively low amounts of snow compared with nearby Chicago (Springfield gets an average of 19 inches per year), your guests shouldn't have much trouble joining you for your nuptials even in the colder months.
Couples concerned with weather threatening their good time should consider an indoor venue or opt for an outdoor venue with a good rainy day option.
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