Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center




Discover a refreshing Lake County Illinois wedding. When it comes to selecting the ideal accommodations for your needs, Holiday Inn will exceed your expectations in service, affordability and location. A talented team members is ready to provide assistance with any request. Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center is the ideal choice for gathering your family and friends as you celebrate the most romantic day of your life. Discover a prime location between Chicago and Milwaukee along I-94 connecting you to the Lake County corporate corridor as well as Southeast Wisconsin. Convenient to O’hare International and Milwaukee Mitchell International Airport, this location is convenient for all guests. The convention center features 10,000 square feet of flexible event space. Located just off the lobby, this private area is ideal for your gatherings. The largest meeting/event room is 9000 square feet with almost equally the same amount of pre-function space, giving your group plenty of room to spread out. Experience elegance and warm hospitality at Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Event Center, Ballrooms, Outdoor, Modern


Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 1,000 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 120 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 500 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start at noon. Events must end by midnight.
Please refer to your Catering Sales Manager if you are interested in a morning or afternoon ceremony and/or reception.

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 $3 per person and includes an extra hour of event time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $250/hr. Please inquire with venue for ceremony only wedding options.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Holiday Inn Gurnee Convention Center is estimated at between $8,705 and $15,167 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Ceremony arch
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
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
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 midnight