The Elgin area is rich in picturesque locations for weddings. Located just 45 minutes from downtown Chicago, 30 minutes from O’Hare International Airport and along the Metra Milwaukee District/West Line (MD-W), the Elgin Area is an easily accessible destination where you can bring all of your friends and family together to celebrate.
There are more than 40 venues that can host wedding ceremonies and receptions in the Elgin area, from banquet centers to charming spaces in historic buildings. The Elgin Area Convention & Visitors Bureau also offers a choice of excellent hotels.
The Elgin Area is rich in picturesque locations for weddings
The Elgin area offers a mix of rural and urban venues that combine rustic and refined to make any wedding weekend your dream event. In the Elgin area, you can host a rehearsal dinner at Bleuroot—West Dundee’s farm-to-table restaurant overlooking the Fox River—plan your wedding ceremony on Walton Island in downtown Elgin surrounded by the Fox River and nature trails, or book your reception at one of downtown Elgin’s refurbished spaces like The Haight or Imago Events. Plus many more!
Outdoor venues are trending in 2020 with couples choosing between a nature background at Walton Island located in the middle of the Fox River or the city feel of The Haight’s new rooftop with views of downtown Elgin. The expert team at Explore Elgin Area can help you pick the venue that fits your wedding theme. Other outdoor venues include golf course views, rustic cabin vibes or intimate farmhouse and orchard settings. Find a wedding venue in the Elgin area.
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If you would like help planning a wedding in the Elgin area, please contact the Elgin Area Convention & Visitors Bureau at (800) 217-5362, email Ryan@ExploreElginArea.com or complete our form to request more information.
*Main image provided by DeAnda Photography captured at Villa Olivia.