NIU Conference Center




NIU Naperville Conference Center is a modern, elegant location that provides the perfect setting for you and your guests to celebrate your wedding. From the moment you enter the sunlit, spacious atrium to your last dance in the stunning event space, you'll create memories that last a lifetime. The brick patio provides a beautiful venue for an outdoor garden setting. A picturesque pond and fountain serve as backdrops, giving you the outdoor wedding you've dreamed about. The brick patio is also suitable for a cocktail hour. Celebrate your evening in the event space with floor-to-ceiling windows. Enjoy picturesque daytime and nighttime views. Hear speeches, toasts and your special wedding music through the integrated, state-of-the-art sound system. Watch your slideshow on any of the four built-in concealed viewing screens. NIU only hosts one wedding a night, so you are the main event! From ceremony to reception, NIU Conference Center will help you create the perfect event no matter what your wedding style, theme or budget.

Venue Style

Event Center, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 200 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 150 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 230 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 11:30PM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,900 to $3,600 for a reception and includes 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a ceremony is $500 with reception rental. An additional hour can be arranged for a fee of $200.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at NIU Conference Center is estimated at between $7,604 and $12,430 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
Dance floor
Tables and chairs provided
Outdoor lighting
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot

Special Restrictions

Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking in designated areas only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by 11:00PM
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