Illinois Beach Resort





If you ever dreamed of an outdoor wedding, set against a beautiful background, then do we have a scene for you! Lake Michigan provides a spectacular and romantic look for your special day. With a professional Chef to cater your event with the expert attention it deserves, your family and friends will remember your beautiful wedding forever. Declare your love with a spirited celebration of hundreds or an intimate gathering with family and friends, you'll find the ideal setting for your wedding events celebration. Step out to the natural beauty that will surround your celebration. Large trees, lush grasses and even a sandy spot along the water to say I-do. Large windows surround the reception space so you and your guests can still enjoy the beauty of the outdoor, in the comfort of a relaxing and celebratory reception. Whether your guest list is large or small, you’ll be able to accommodate the perfect celebration. Surround yourself with family and friends and cheers to a happily-ever-after!

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Event Center, Park/Garden, Ocean/Waterfront View, Beach, Ballrooms


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 250 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 250 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 200 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $125 to $1,000 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. There is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The set up fee for a ceremony is $8 per person. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $7 per hour per person. Grand Pavillion tent is unavailable off season

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Illinois Beach Resort is estimated at between $10,737 and $16,114 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Dance floor
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Beer and wine only
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by midnight