The Sherwood Chalet

North Jersey



Located on 50 idyllic acres, The Sherwood Chalet at Forest Lodge is tucked away in the picturesque Watchung Mountains of New Jersey. This elegant venue provides a modern, versatile space for sophisticated yet forward-thinking couples. Say your “I do’s” beneath the stars in a lovely outdoor ceremony, where you can plan every decor and detail with the Forest Lodge’s expert event planners. Head into the newly renovated Sherwood Chalet, a beautiful, elegant ballroom with the charm of a warm, inviting and intimate event. Dine on delectable European-style cuisine served by a professional and friendly staff that assure your day is full of fond memories that will last a lifetime. The Sherwood Chalet at Forest Lodge is a sophisticated venue that can become whatever you desire for your wedding. Create your perfect outdoor reception from an elegant lounge to an rustic barn experience. We only do one event at a time, so your event is exclusive.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ballrooms, Outdoor


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor/Outdoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 180 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 180 guests
Max Outdoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to start of event. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for a ceremony and reception but there is a guest minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 5 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time and exclusive use of the Sherwood Chalet. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with venue coordinator for details. Upgraded 4-course plated meal available for Saturday events. Please inquire for pricing.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Sherwood Chalet is estimated at between $11,765 and $14,004 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Upgraded chairs
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Full kitchen facilities
Large parking lot
Tents and pavilions for outdoor receptions

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 and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM