garden weddings

that last
a lifetime

"I can't imagine a more romantic place for a wedding"

Host your

"I had the wedding of my dreams at this venue."

We will
make your
day perfect!

"I fell in love with the garden space at the Community House."

Dance the
night away!

"My husband and I got married at the Community House and we are so happy we picked this venue."

A timeless

"If you're looking for a beautiful place for an outdoor wedding in the North Shore, the Community House might be the place for you."

you won't

"We fell in love with the Community House the second we visited"

A beautiful
room for your
beautiful day.

"We had our wedding reception this summer at the Community House and it was a truly great experience." 

The Historic Garden at the Community House!

Host Your Wedding at the Community House 

As you’re exploring wedding venues in Winnetka, IL, don’t overlook one of the most historic and romantic locations in Chicagoland. For more than a century, the Winnetka Community House has been playing host to some of the most beautiful events and weddings on the North Shore. Within the lovely grounds of the Community House, the Historic Garden provides a timeless setting for a magical wedding. From the bright blooms of spring to the deep colors of autumn, the seasonal beauty of the garden is the perfect backdrop for your perfect day. The outdoor Garden comfortably accommodates 150 for a seated dinner with a dance floor, or 200 for a ceremony. The nearby Garden Room is an ideal spot for dinner, dancing, and celebrating. It comfortably accommodates 75 to 200 guests (with a dance floor).

The Garden Room and Breathtaking Gardens at the Community House

Picture your wedding in the Community House Garden Room. This highlight of our west wing addition can accommodate 250 people theatre-style or up to 200 with tables and chairs. You have the option to divide the space into two separate rooms, depending on your event size and needs. Special features include natural light from the wall of south-facing windows, fine woodwork, variable lighting configurations, and a stunning view of the historic Garden Courtyard and its beautiful landscaping. Even better, four sets of French doors open into the beautiful garden to expand the luxury feel. Just scroll through our 360 tour to learn more!

Catering Options for Every Style and Palate

We’ve teamed up with a group of truly special caterers who have the creativity and culinary expertise to make your event shine. Choose from a wide variety of cuisines and price points to make your celebration unique, personal, and delicious!

Beyond Catering
Catered by Design
Catering by Michaels
Froggy’s Catering
Northern Fork
Wooden Paddle

Specialty caterers (kosher, ethnic) available upon request.

Event Space Rental Rates:

Friday Evening: $2,900
Saturday Evening: $3,900
Sunday Evening: $2,250

​As a non-profit organization, we do not charge any taxes.
Off-season pricing available November - April.

Community House Winnetka Weddings

A Prime Wedding Location in Winnetka

Ideally situated on Chicago’s North Shore, the three-acre Community House and grounds offer a beautiful setting with a rich heritage. Built in 1911, the building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2007. When you hold your wedding at this Tudor Revival-style house, you’ll enjoy an old-world setting, with modern elegance you won’t find anywhere else on the North Shore. Let our friendly and experienced staff help you create a wedding day you’ll always remember.

Planning a Wedding?

Ready to learn more about a Community House wedding? Fill out the form below to get information on availability, pricing, and catering. Or call give us a call at 847-881-9303.

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