Abbington Distinctive Banquets




Rooted west of Chicago on Illinois Route 53, the Abbington banquet facility provides blissful couples a sensational space to host a truly unforgettable wedding and reception. Located just outside the Hidden Lake County Forest Preserve, this venue features the secluded and sensational setting always imaged for your wedding day. Constructed with a large Banquet Room, this space features an open floor plan that is easy to customize exactly meet all of your nuptial needs. Designed with maple wood dance floors and cozy contemporary carpeting, this space is an ideal choice for brides and grooms need ample space for a lively celebration. Imagine saying ‘I do’ as all of your friends and family look on. Adorned with crystal chandeliers and a marble bar, this venue proudly delivers the sophistication and luxury you deserve for your wedding day. If you desire a magical moment with your loved ones, the Abbington provides the perfect setting.

Venue Style

Banquet Hall/Restaurant


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 125 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 1,000 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 9:00AM. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a wedding ceremony is $750. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $7 per person per hour. Please inquire for availability and pricing for Premium Bar options.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Abbington Distinctive Banquets is estimated at between $9,355 and $12,848 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM