Overlooking the sparkling Lake Michigan, the Berger Park Cultural Center is a community icon that boasts a rich history. Honoring the famous Edgewater resident that helped develop the beaches of Chicago’s north side, this beautiful park and cultural center not only offers a beautiful wedding location, but also historical significance and convenience. Located just minutes from downtown, this historic space is the perfect location for a quaint vintage wedding or intimate occasion. Imagine wedding your beloved on magnificent lawns right alongside the lake, giving guests a breathtaking views and memories of a lifetime! Dine and dance the night away on the mansion’s entire first floor, allowing the beautiful hardwood floors, original woodwork, stained glass windows, and antique fixtures to create a distinctive atmosphere for your big day! This highly customizable and gracious venue is the perfect fit for a couple that wants to hold a charming vintage wedding in modest waterfront setting.
Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 100 guests
Set up time can start at 5:00PM. Events must end by 10:00PM.
The rental fee is $1,100 for a reception and includes 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony is $450. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $150/hr. A refundable security deposit is required. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details.
The average wedding cost at Berger Park Cultural Center is estimated at between $8,223 and $13,110 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
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|Bride's dressing area|
|Groom's dressing area|
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Parking can be arranged|
|Ceremony chairs included for up to 65 guests|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|General liability insurance required|
|Choose from a list for catering|
|Amplified music OK indoors only|
|Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer|
|Music must end by 10:00PM|
|Security required for parties of 60 or more guests|
|Confetti is permitted|