Events at Independence Grove: Quick Facts

Events at Independence Grove is the exclusive caterer and event management partner of Independence Grove Forest Preserve, and is a Catering by Michaels company. The venue opened in March of 2001, and was specifically designed with a premium visitor experience in mind. It is open year-round to host various events and celebrations.

Independence Grove is located in Libertyville, Illinois in a 1,100-acre nature preserve and recreation area. People know it for its pristine beauty and secluded setting. It’s been described as a Midwestern one-of-a-kind treasure because of its natural calmness, beautiful grassland and stunning lake views. Because of this, hosting an event at Independence Grove will provide a truly unique and memorable backdrop for any type of wedding, social or corporate event.

Independence Grove is perfect for your special day, offering the most stunning indoor and outdoor settings with spectacular gourmet catering and event design.

Social Events
Independence Grove has flexible options and different spaces for all types of social events, including:

  • Bridal showers
  • Mitzvahs
  • Birthday parties
  • Family reunions
  • Fundraising event
  • Graduation parties