Walton Centre

Central Illinois



Nestled in the heart of downtown Fairbury, the Walton Centre is a stunning venue located in the historic Palace of Trade building. At the Walton Centre, every wedding can be a dream wedding. Whether you envision a classic wedding celebration or a whimsical reception, the extraordinary venue is sure to impress you with its ambience and versatile features. Walton Centre offers a range of style and event options at reasonable prices for your special day. Use it as a reception only site or conveniently host all the festivities on-site. Say "I do," in a magical wedding ceremony on the beautiful wood banner staircase. After the ceremony, guests will make their way up to the second floor where they can enjoy cocktails and settle into the spacious reception area. The ballroom boasts fine architectural details, including arches, original woodwork, a large dance floor, and private bar area made of wood. The open space gives endless possibilities for decorating ideas, and is the perfect blank canvas to create your own enchanting vision.

Venue Style

Event Center, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 450 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 450 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at 10:00AM. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,600 to $1,900 for a ceremony and reception and includes 12 hours of event time including set up and clean up time. A refundable security deposit of $500 is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Walton Centre is estimated at between $3,599 and $9,678 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Event coordination
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Day of onsite manager
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Piano available for an additional fee

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Venue must approve all decorations
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight