The Grove Redfield Estate

2x award winner, Indoor and outdoor spaces, BYO

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Starting at $4,552 for 50 Guests

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Starting at $4k for 50 Guests
Starting at $4k for 50 Guests

Venue capacity

up to 120

Starting price

5K$ to start

Services

Gazebo
Redfield Estate
Outdoor Reception
Indoor Ceremony
Pavilion
The Grounds

Styles

Historic/Landmark Building
Mansion
Private Estate
Park/Garden
Vintage
Outdoor
Award 2020Award 2016

Overview

The Grove Redfield Estate is an award winning wedding and event venue located in Glenview, IL in The Grove Nature Preserve, a 150 + acre National Historic Landmark. Built in 1929 by Prairie School architect George Elmslie, the estate features an elegant Craftsman style home, outdoor Pavilion, Gazebo and meadow. Capacity up to 115 guests May - mid-October, and 50-75 November - April. Free parking. FACILITIES The historic Redfield home has the look of a Northern European country house featuring a beamed cathedral ceiling, tiled fireplace and beautiful woodwork. Three dressing rooms are available for wedding prep. Caterers have use of the on-site kitchen. Enjoy cocktails on the patio just off the Great Room after your wedding ceremony, before dinner and dancing. THE OUTDOOR PAVILION One of the Chicago areas most sought after celebration spaces, seats up to 115 with a fireplace, pitched ceiling, electrical outlets, dimmable ceiling lighting, and urns filled with seasonal plants and flowers. Bistro lighting hung in trees surrounds this beautiful stone structure. The Pavilion is perfect for ceremonies, receptions, corporate events, and milestone celebrations. THE GAZEBO Plan your ceremony under the woodland Gazebo just a short walk from the house, across our rustic bridge. An electrical outlet is available for your musicians, DJ or officiant. THE GREAT OAK TREE The majestic 125 + year old oak tree, adjacent to the front entrance of the historic home, is another location choice for your ceremony. The stucco and stone façade of the house, along with magnificent trunk and branches will frame your photos beautifully. SERVICES OFFERED Tables and chairs are provided in your rental. All additional equipment, including linens, glassware, flatware, plates, and anything else necessary to produce your event will be provided by the caterer. CATERING You will choose from eight contracted caterers to provide a perfect culinary experience for your guests. The caterer will manage your setup, service and breakdown. You are welcome to purchase alcohol from your caterer, or bring in your own. Your caterer will provide your bartending service. Self-pouring, shots, and bottles on tables are prohibited. We are happy to assist you with choosing your vendors. CARETAKER A Caretaker employed with the Glenview Park District will be onsite managing the entire estate house, grounds, and facilities during your event.

Venue Notes

Rental rates range from $500.00 to $4,000.00 and have a refundable security deposit of $750.00.

Amenities And Requirements

Amenities

Bride's dressing area
Coat check room
Complimentary bridal suite
Dance floor
Groom's dressing area
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Outdoor lighting
Tables and chairs provided
Venue set up and clean up

Requirements

- Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer- Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors- BYO alcohol- Choose from a list for catering- Music must end by midnight- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.- No sparklers, confetti, glitter, balloons, drones, dogs or tents- Smoking outside only- Venue must approve all decorations