International Friendship Gardens is a unique, beautiful setting for the outdoor wedding or other special events. Weddings are scheduled from mid-May through mid-October. Fountains splash, birds sing, and trees tower above…
The Gardens include over one hundred acres of woods and landscaped areas, providing one of the most beautiful outdoor venues in Northwest Indiana. The Gardens can accommodate a small and intimate wedding ceremony of a few family and friends, or a larger wedding ceremony up to 400 guests. International Friendship Gardens welcomes and honors all marriages of all types. We do not discriminate against anyone.
All weddings include chairs, use of the area for three hours and rehearsal privileges. Arrangements can be made for use of the Bridal Tent Changing Area and Golf Cart Shuttle with driver to transport guests needing assistance.
Ceremonies and Receptions will be customized by our wedding coordinator. Weddings over 400 guests can be custom designed to suit your needs.
Weddings can be held any day of the week. Please look at our Events Calendar to view available dates. Saturday and Sunday options are marked on calendar, but weekdays are available as well. In addition to the 1:00-4:00 Time Slot for either Scotland, Romania, or Norway, and the Symphony Garden Time Slots of 11:30-2:30 and 3:30-6:30, there are other available times at other locations throughout the Gardens not listed on the calendar.
As one of the premier wedding and conference facilities in Indiana, Swan Lake Resort & Conference Center offers one of the most inviting meeting spaces in the Midwest. Featuring over 30,000 square feet of highly versatile event space, our meeting venues can accommodate any function for any sized group – from a weekend team-building retreat for 8 people in our smaller business meeting rooms to a wedding reception for 700 guests in our grand ballroom.
Swan Lake Resort is perfect for weddings and social occasions. In a picture perfect rural Indiana setting, Swan Lake delivers a fabulous setting with all of the services and space to make your occasion the most wonderful celebration.
A unique and pleasant feature of Swan Lake Resort is the diversity of our accommodations, including deluxe hotel rooms and suites, fairway villas, beautiful log cabins, quaint cottages, a spacious fairway house, plus complete recreational vehicle pads.
If you are in need of catering, our full-service kitchen and banquet staff will prepare and serve outstanding meals and tempting treats. Swan Lake Resort’s Executive Chef has developed diverse banquet and restaurant menus that will fit your budget.
Pebblewood is located in the beautiful town of Bridgman, two miles from Lake Michigan’s shores and is nestled on an 18 Hole Golf Course that offer beautiful sunsets!
Pebblewood offers two halls on-site, with different room capacities for Weddings, Business Meetings, and all other Special Events. The larger Banquet Hall has a dust rose decor and is decorated with a lighted arch for the Bride and Grooms grand entrance and an array of romantic lighting. The smaller Banquet Hall is overlooking the Golf Course through windows that are larger than life, with a beautiful Knotty Pine Decor.
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More