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Wedding Ceremony & Receptions

Grand Bear Meeting & Conference Center

Nestled in natural beauty of Starved Rock State Park - one of the most breathtaking places in Illinois - Grand Bear Resort at Starved Rock is a beautiful destination for your wedding!

Wedding Ceremony & Receptions

We would be honored to host your big day including your ceremony, reception, bridal shower and rehearsal dinner! Grand Bear Resort offers a formal Grand Ballroom that accommodates up to 350 people with a dance floor, or breaks into smaller salons to accommodate a more intimate reception, rehearsal dinner or gathering. Our outdoor pavilion and canyon deck offers a scenic space for romantic ceremonies and memorable photographs!

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Places to Meet

  • Jack's Meeting Space - 1500 sq. ft.
  • Grand Ballroom - 6000 sq. ft.
  • La Salle - 2000 sq. ft.
  • Marquette - 2000 sq. ft.
  • Joliet - 2000 sq. ft.
  • Canyon Cliff - 420 sq. ft.
  • Sandstone Bluff - 480 sq. ft.
  • Cascade Falls - 420 sq. ft.
  • Third Floor Mezzanine - 1200 sq. ft.
  • Outdoor Pavilion - 1000 sq. ft.
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