Get Married in Rockford!
When you're planning your special day, look no further than the romantic venues of the Rockford Region! Whether you're looking to do a simple or glitzy wedding, there is a location that will meet your needs. Take a look at a few venues below, all of which promote equality for every person, couple and wedding!
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Anderson Japanese Gardens
Anderson Japanese Gardens provides a breathtaking setting for an unforgettable wedding ceremony. Rated one of the highest quality Japanese Gardens in North America, this exclusive venue features winding pathways, flowing streams, plunging waterfalls and distinctive architecture as the perfect backdrop for your ceremony and photography.
Fisher Memorial Chapel
For the special moments in your life, a beautiful, serene oasis awaits at Rockford University, in Fisher Memorial Chapel. Rolling hills, a stone archway and stunning scenery will provide a unique and dramatic backdrop for photos. Seating for 200, in the round, provides an intimate and memorable venue for your special day. Parking is plentiful and complimentary.
Klehm Arboretum & Botanic Garden
Klehm Arboretum offers a unique, elegant location with a variety of natural garden settings for ceremonies, receptions or photography on your special day. Our outdoor wedding ceremony sites include a fountain garden for larger services or the bridge area for a more intimate setting adjacent to a koi pond. The Garden Pavilion & Terrace, a stunning clear-sided wedding tent, is new for 2017. This 6,000 sq. foot venue is Rockford’s largest outdoor reception choice; seating up to 400 guests.
Midway Village Museum
At Midway Village Museum, you may choose between a variety of rental venues that will add to the unique experience you are seeking for your guests. Plan to have your family gatherings, company picnic, wedding, bridal or baby shower, business meeting, conference, workshop, reception or class reunion at the Museum.
Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens
Situated along the banks of Rockford's beautiful Rock River, Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens brings the tropics to the Midwest! The facility is the third largest conservatory in Illinois, offering an 11,000 sq ft plant exhibition area with water features, seating areas, and sculptures. Inside the Conservatory you are surrounded by lush tropical foliage, the perfect setting for an intimate wedding or special celebration. Outside the facility are additional rental areas and a chance to impress guests by holding your ceremony near the Sinnissippi Rose Garden or on the terrace overlooking the picturesque Eclipse Lagoon.
The Pavilion at Orchard Ridge Farms
For a charming country affair with all the style and sophistication of a big city, The Pavilion at Orchard Ridge Farms is sure to please. Named as one of Chicagoland's "10 Timeless Venues" by The Knot, the extraordinary natural beauty of this 130 acre private estate offers an idyllic setting for your wedding celebration. No detail has been overlooked in creating this one-of-a-kind facility. The luxurious Copperstone Inn on the property is the perfect place for the wedding party to stay and pamper themselves for the big day!
Prairie Street Brewhouse
Prairie Street Brewhouse, a wedding venue like no other. Situated on the river in downtown Rockford, we are perfectly equipped to handle your special day.
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