Chapel in the Pines offers a variety of wedding packages to make sure your special day is tailored to your specific tastes and needs. With intimate elopement, vow renewal, and large-scale wedding options, our destination venue has what you have been dreaming of for your special day.
On the seven acre grounds of Chapel in the Pines Wedding & Banquet Center are a white Victorian chapel, wedding gazebo, banquet hall, and several garden areas for wedding day photographs. A Chapel in the Pines professional officiant (minister) is included in all wedding packages for your convenience, but you are welcome to bring your own if you wish. Howard and his son Jeffrey Petersen have a combined experience of well over a 1,000 weddings officiated. Wedding ceremonies can be performed from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. every day of the year, including holidays, and there is no minimum guest count or witnesses required.
If you have any questions, concerns, or special requests, or if you would like to tour Chapel in the Pines, please complete our contact form or contact us by phone (815-895-4797). We look forward to hearing from you. Some couples ask about short notice weddings, we consider weddings less than 24 hours in advance short notice.
The following reservation form is to be completed after first confirming availability with Chapel in the Pines. Once you have established the available date and time, wedding package, and fees with Chapel in the Pines staff, then complete and submit this form to give the staff the details they require to make sure your day meets your needs and runs smoothly.
This form can also be used to make an easy and convenient online payment for your wedding. Deposits can be paid here as well as wedding ceremony, reception, and vow renewal payments. Keep in mind there is no sales tax and no hidden fees.