A small sustainable farm on the outskirts of Chicago welcomes you to a perfect time of family, friends, and food.
This epic venue gives up plenty of sunshine, woodland, and meadows. Nearly impossible to take a bad photo.
The Lowdown Venue Setting
With mother nature as the perfect backdrop, picture celebrating your special day on a beautiful Certified Organic Farm. Heritage Prairie Farm is an all-inclusive farm venue that prides itself on allowing you to truly customize your dream wedding, corporate event, or private party.
The natural beauty of our fresh green fields are surrounded by the expanisive view of lush Illinois scenery to create an unforgettable setting for your outdoor celebration. We keep a very close eye on the Farm's bounty, harvesting from our Certified Organic Farm what can be interwoven into the personal taste of your event's menu. Fees
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
Price Range Does this include catering fees?
Additional Insurance May Be Required Depending On The Event
Capacity Seated 250 Buffet N/A Standing 250 Celebrations Hosted Here Since 2007 Venue Spaces Indoor & Outdoor Venue Spaces Available Catering Client Must Use The Catering Provided By The Venue Alcohol Provided By Venue For Fee – You Must Use The Venue For All Alcohol Services Smoking Designated Smoking Areas Only Accommodations Five Peak Century Tent
Multiple Cocktail & Ceremony Locations
Personal Day-Of Wedding Coordinator
Create Custom Food & Beverage Menus
Bridal Loft & Groom’s Lounge
In House Farm Wedding Planner
Evening Bonfire & S’Mores
Complimentary Use of Vintage Tables, Chairs, and Props
Engagement Photo Access to the Farm
Eco-Chic Farm Wedding Photo Locations Inside Scoop
Our monthly Thursday Farm Dinners feature fresh from the farm organic produce. Chef Brett makes a delicious wild mushroom pizza. We also create our very own customizable honey favors for weddings, bridal showers, and baby showers. Heritage Prairie farm works will many local vendors like Graham's Fine Chocolates and Ice Cream, Sweet Ali's Gluten Free Bakery, Violet & Pearl Vintage Rentals to add a more specialized touch to your wedding day.
Amenities Bridal Suite/Changing Rooms Onsite Wifi Ample Parking Onsite Dining Chairs Dining Tables Onsite Restrooms Venue Features The Scene: Our property is set on beautiful Illinois farm land that prides itself in delicious food. We aim to deliver some of the best farm-to-table dishes by growing, year-round, beautiful Certified Organic Vegetables right on our farm. On site, there is a tall white bar with black trimming that provides the perfect photo-op. Everyone loves to take pictures in front of our vintage GMC truck! Walk out onto the fields and be immersed in true country life with a gorgeous Illinois backdrop all around your. Stand beneath the tall tree next to the Farm House for your wedding ceremony. Design: All standing structures on the farm boasts a classic "farm house" environment with white barns and black trimming. Attached to our Heritage Prairie Farm store is a fully working wood-fired pizza oven. The pergola, which most couples are married beneath, is detailed with hops vines. Couples are welcome to decorate the pergola in the style of their wedding. Our goat house features a chalkboard wall for guests to write on. Many guests have converted the goat house into their own Photo Booth location with props, hand-written messages and frames. Standout Venue Features: All guests are welcomed to the event with a vintage lemonade stand stocked with lemonade, water, and/or apple cider depending on the season. We have monthly Farm Dinners that features the growing vegetables of our Certified Organic Farm. Our summer Pizza Nights are a local favorite! Extra Perks: White linens, burlap runners, vintage tables, vintage chairs, wedding props, card baskets, program basket, hanging lights in the trees, cocktail tables, picnic tables, dessert table, hanging escort card barn door, lemonade stand, vintage china, ball jars, lawn games, fire pit for s’mores, reserved seating signs, access chalkboard menus and welcome sign. Awards & Notables
In January 2015, Heritage Prairie Farm was featured on TV's America's Heartland.
Celebration Locations Beneath the Pergola: Be merry and married beneath our romantic pergola that overlooks the lush green fields. - View: As your guests look onto the fields surrounding, you will be embraced by the loving touch of Mother Natural all around you. - Max Capacity: 250 Under the Tree: Our next favorite ceremony location is right under the farm's tallest tree. - View: Surround yourself with beautiful prairie flowers, our tallest tree, and lines of apple trees. - Max Capacity: 250 Out in the Back Fields: In a more intimate surrounding, our back fields provide a unique ceremony location. - View: Get a closer look at "the red farm" as sprawling Illinois fields wrap around you. - Max Capacity: 250 The Herb Garden: Your beautiful farm wedding ceremony is held in the center of our organic herb garden. - View: A smaller white pergola stands above and our barn becomes your backdrop. Your farm wedding ceremony is held in the center of our organic herb garden. - Max Capacity: 250 The Five Peak Century Tent: After all the ceremonies are wrapped up, guests are invited to join the couple inside our beautiful white tent for drinks and farm fare. - View: The tent looks onto the entire farm and fields behind. - Max Capacity: 250 The Lawn: For smaller events, such as farm dinners, tables can be set up on the lawn. - View: Our beautiful farm house, lush green fields, and a close view of the greenhouses. - Max Capacity: 250 Eats & Drinks
Food, Restaurants, Cafes, Bars & Lounges
Food, Restaurants, Cafes: In September - December our Farm Store is open Wednesday - Friday 9AM - 2PM AND Saturday 9AM - 4PM. In December – April our Farm Store is open Saturday 9AM – 4PM and in May – November the Farm Store is openWednesday – Saturday 9AM – 4PM. You can shop our onsite Heritage Prairie Farm Store for our vegetables, honey, and local farm goods. THIS VENUE DOES NOT HAVE ANY REPORTS AT THIS TIME. Check back again soon!