The BARN at Cottonwood

Indoor and outdoor spaces, BYO, Valet parking

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Starting at $11,555 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $11k for 50 Guests
Starting at $11k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 500

Starting price

12K$ to start

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Rustic & Barn


Your journey begins on the Farm... The refreshing and invigorating fragrance of the country lingers on the breeze setting the scene for your beautiful outdoor wedding ceremony. For more than 100 years and four generations, Siegel’s Cottonwood Farm in Lockport, IL has been the place where memories are created. Not just by the Siegel family, but also by families and individuals across the region. The Barn A charming, rustic, country chic wedding venue in Chicago’s suburbs Brand new in June 2017, The BARN at COTTONWOOD is nearly 5,000-sq foot, open air, traditional timber frame Amish built barn pavilion and event space that will have you, and your guests, feeling immediately at home on the farm. It is the country backdrop you’ve dreamt of for a wedding ceremony, vow renewal or reception that is both charming and unique. Built by third generation barn builders and craftsman of Amish in a traditional “barn raising”, The BARN is the first of its kind to be built in Will County in the 25 years, and accommodates up to 250 seated guests, a band and dance floor area. Exposed beams, vaulted ceilings and a six-foot gleaming, crystal chandelier produce a dramatic and romantic atmosphere that will take your breath away! At the end of the evening the spotlight will be on you as you toss your bouquet from the hay loft balcony.

Venue Notes

The rental fee ranges from $6,500 to $10,000 for a reception and ceremony and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $750/hr. Your Ceremony will include: * Officiant (if needed), 1 scheduled meeting, rehearsal and ceremony * Use of our Wedding Arbor * Bench seating up to 250 guests * Unity Table Every Barn Wedding Reception Package includes: ❖ Open Air Barn for up to 250 guests ❖ Five-hour reception (to begin one hour after ceremony) ❖ Rustic Tables ❖ Chairs ❖ 8 ft. tables for gifts & place cards or 14ft Amish Built Table ❖ Cutting & Serving Wedding Cake Tables ❖ Bistro Lighting ❖ Decorative Whiskey Barrels ❖ Center Pieces (Optional) ❖ Table Runners (Optional) ❖ Use of property for 2 hours for Engagement Photos. (Photographer not included) AND MORE Please note venue is only available for events Friday through Sunday. Indoor reception rental includes use of outdoor space. Additional fees may apply for security. Keep a look out for our special promotions

Amenities And Requirements


Ceremony arch
Coat check room
Dance floor
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Round and Rectangle Farm Tables, Chairs, Table Runners, Center Pieces, Sign in Table, Cake Tables, Lighting
Tables and chairs provided
Wedding planning services


- Alcohol must be provided by venue- All food and beverage handled by venue- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- Catering provided by venue- Music must end by 11:00PM- No open flames allowed, LED candles only- Smoking in designated areas only- Venue must approve all decorations