Illinois Gay Wedding Reception Facilities, Reception Sites and Venues

Directory - Illinois Lesbian and Gay Wedding Reception Sites

Turnberry Country Club

Village of Lakewood, Illinois Gay Wedding Venue

Northwest of Chicago Outside of Crystal Lake

Turnberry Country Club has a beautiful banquet facility with unobstructed views of our golf course. You and your guests will feel the tranquility that is Turnberry, giving you the opportunity to relax and enjoy your special day.

Starved Rock Lodge & Conference Center

Starved Rock State Park Lesbian & Gay Wedding Reception Site

LaSalle County, Starved Rock Area, Heritage Corridor 

If you have always dreamed of an elegant wedding under a canopy of trees set in the beauty of nature, then look no further! If you've imagined your grand entrance taking place in front of a breathtakingly massive stone fireplace, then look no further! If you've wished for a quaint ceremony in an intimate setting, then look no further!  

Parkway Banquets

Northern Illinois Gay Wedding Banquet Facility

Northern Illinois, Greater Chicago Area, Lake County, McHenry County

Parkway Banquets can offer every couple the most picturesque setting with the best in food and value to every bride and groom. Located right on the lake on the north shore of beautiful Long Lake in unincorporated Lake County, we are completely surrounded by huge picture windows offering you and your guests the most fantastic view of the lake and surrounding forest preserve.

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DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago-Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights, Illinois Gay-Friendly Hotel

Cook, Dupage, Lake & McHenry Counties Arlington Heights, Schaumburg, Hoffman Estates, Des Plaines, Woodfield, Palatine, Skokie, Evanston, Glenview, Northbrook  

When you plan your wedding with DoubleTree by Hilton™, you can expect personalized attention and superior service from our catering team and event planners. We’ll work with you to select the right wedding location, reserve blocks of rooms for your guests, manage your guest list and more. We’d be honored to help you with such an important and exciting event.

Cantigny Park

Wheaton, Illinois LGBT Wedding Reception Venue

Western suburbs, DuPage County, Wheaton, Naperville, Chicagoland

Cantigny Park  is the perfect setting to create a unique and memorable wedding that will leave a lasting impression on you and your guests. Our expansive estate encompasses acres of beautiful gardens, colorful botanicals and tranquil water features, creating an idyllic background for your most special day.    

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DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago O'Hare Airport - Rosemont

Rosemont, Illinois Lesbian & Gay Wedding Receptions

Recently Awarded 4 Diamond AAA Rating

At the Doubletree by Hilton Hotel Chicago O’Hare Airport-Rosemont hotel a beautiful ballroom, perfect for weddings and other receptions for up to 180 persons. Your wedding reception will begin with our player Baby Grand Piano playing your favorite love songs. As everyone gathers over cocktails in the foyer, our servers pass your choice of three hors d'oeuvres.

The Bristol

Chicago, Illinois LGBT Wedding Reception Venue

Chicago, Greater Chicago Area, Greater Chicago Metropolitan Area, Bucktown, Wicker Park, Logan Square, West Town, Chicago neighborhood

The Bristol is a Contemporary American restaurant located in Chicago’s Bucktown neighborhood. The Bristol has become a staple for Chicago’s local dining crowd and visiting gastronomes alike, garnering GQ's Top 10 Best New Restaurants award among many others. The menu features handmade pasta, farm-fresh produce and a nose-to-tail approach to cooking. Beverages include handmade cocktails, local beers, and an extensive, worldly wine list. The Bristol’s second floor features a spacious private room built for any number of events, and is perfect for an intimate wedding occasion. Your experience at The Bristol will be met with a smile, warmed with hospitality, and filled with great food and drink.

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Grove Redfield Estate

Glenview, Illinois Same-Sex Wedding Receptions

Chicagoland, Northern Illinois, Glenview, North Suburban, Northwest Suburbs, Cook County

The Grove Redfield Estate offers a beautiful natural setting for indoor/outdoor events. The charming historic house is a lovely location for a reception and a memorable ceremony on the beautiful grounds, perhaps at the woodland gazebo or using our brand new large outdoor covered pavilion. Events of no more than 125 are best for an intimate, elegant event.  Perfect location for both ceremony and receptions.


Chicago, Illinois LGBT Wedding Reception Site

Chicago, Greater Chicago Area, Chicago Metropolitan Area, West Loop, The Loop, Cook County, Downtown Chicago

Formento’s is an Italiania restaurant located in the West Loop of Chicago, with private event spaces that can accommodate parties of 20 to 200 guests. Our ballroom located on our second floor is an intimate loft overlooking Restaurant Row, a spacious room boasting its own private bar, restrooms and AV/sound system. Our private dining rooms are the perfect gathering place for any wedding-related occasion and offer a beautiful atmosphere with fantastic food and great service.

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Ashton Place

Willowbrook, Illinois LGBT Wedding Reception Location

Chicago - Cook County

Ashton Place is a well-established venue that can accomodate your every need. Couples love the privacy of our dressing suites and they can be assured of being the center of attention when making a grand entry to their reception from atop one of our cascading staircases. Exquisite hors d’eouvres, dinner and dessert menus continue to impress guest, after guest, after guest. Discuss with a wedding coordinator the many options which exist for décor, seating, lighting and audio/visual.

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Northlake, Illinois Gay Wedding Venue
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Midwest Conference Center

Northlake, IL LGBT Wedding Venue

An Event Space with a View - Near Downtown Chicago

Midwest Conference Center is the perfect location for your wedding day. Our 16th floor Ballroom is completely surrounded by floor to ceiling glass windows, giving you an unobstructed view of the Chicago Skyline.

Lake Lawn Resort

LGBT Wedding Reception Venue

Southeast Wisconsin, SE Wisconsin, Rockford, Greater Chicagoland Area

Lake Lawn Resort is a perfect destination for Wisconsin Weddings. Brides and Grooms have said ‘I Do’ at one of the most beautiful and historic resorts in Wisconsin for decades. Lake Lawn Resort is just 90 minutes from Chicago and within an hour of Milwaukee, Madison, and Rockford, couples travel from throughout the Midwest to celebrate their Wisconsin Weddings at Lake Lawn.

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