Weddings

One of the most rewarding elements of feeding people is eliciting a feeling of nostalgia amongst our clients. As we all know, a reminder of our childhood is always something that brings joy and depth to eating beyond just the flavors themselves. What...

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Events at Independence Grove
January 28, 2020

More Than Weddings

January 28, 2020

More Than Weddings

Events at Independence Grove

At Independence Grove, we are proud of our reputation as one of the premier wedding venues in the Chicagoland area. Set amidst 1,100-acre nature preserve featuring, our breathtaking views and serene event spaces create a desirable wedding destination...

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Events at Independence Grove
December 31, 2019

Top Five Seasons At Independence Grove

December 31, 2019

Top Five Seasons At Independence Grove

Events at Independence Grove

It’s no secret we embrace the natural surroundings which make up Independence Grove. Whether it’s a gorgeous blanket of winter snow or the smiling sun of summer, we love the ever-changing seasons. Here is a list—in no particular order—of the ...

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Events at Independence Grove
October 30, 2019

Holidays at Independence Grove

October 30, 2019

Holidays at Independence Grove

Events at Independence Grove

When we look out over the beautiful landscape of Independence Grove and see the trees turning, we know the extended holiday season is upon us. We love the holidays and know they are a special time of year: the blaze of autumn for Thanksgiving, the bl...

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Stewart Glass
August 20, 2019

The Experience of Outdoor Weddings at Independence Grove

August 20, 2019

The Experience of Outdoor Weddings at Independence Grove

Stewart Glass

There are several decisions that go into planning a wedding, and one of the biggest ones is deciding on the wedding venue. To be sure, finding the perfect wedding venue isn’t easy! While it’s important to choose a venue that is meaningful to ...

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Events at Independence Grove
August 2, 2018

North Bay Pavilion Waterfront Weddings

August 2, 2018

North Bay Pavilion Waterfront Weddings

Events at Independence Grove

Events at Independence Grove makes for a beautiful wedding venue for those looking to tie the knot in Chicagoland. For inspiration to plan your special day, let’s take a look at two beautiful outdoor weddings we hosted recently at North Bay Pavilio...

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Events at Independence Grove
April 17, 2018

Katie + Jay’s Colorful Spring Wedding

April 17, 2018

Katie + Jay’s Colorful Spring Wedding

Events at Independence Grove

Spring wedding season is in full swing so we wanted to share one of our past favorites! Katie & Jay’s Independence Grove wedding kicked off our beautiful spring weddings last year. It couldn’t have been a more perfect day with amazing sun...

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Events at Independence Grove
February 27, 2018

Kyle & Katie’s Chic Wedding

February 27, 2018

Kyle & Katie’s Chic Wedding

Events at Independence Grove

We were honored to host Kyle & Katie’s gorgeous wedding reception at Independence Grove. Our 1,000 acre nature preserve with it’s pristine beauty and secluded setting was the perfect backdrop for this ultra stylish and chic coupl...

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Events at Independence Grove
December 11, 2017

Jonathan + Emily: Disney Themed Wedding

December 11, 2017

Jonathan + Emily: Disney Themed Wedding

Events at Independence Grove

Is there a better fairytale ending than that of a Disney movie? Perhaps not for Jonathan & Emily, a lovely couple who hosted their enchanted disney themed wedding at Independence Grove based on their favorite fairytales. Their attention to detai...

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Events at Independence Grove
September 27, 2017

Vibrant Fall Weddings

September 27, 2017

Vibrant Fall Weddings

Events at Independence Grove

Fall is upon us and we couldn’t be more excited to take advantage of the season’s gorgeous colors and delicious fall-inspired cuisine. From the spectacular fall foliage that surrounds the entire preserve (all 1,100-acres) to the flavorf...

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