Garden Weddings

4720 West Armitage 2515 North Harlem Chicago, IL
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 500 people
Garden Weddings by Saranecki Brothers offers you and your guests all the benefits of a traditional outdoor wedding, with the convenience and availability of an indoor setting. Any time of the year, you and your guests can experience the warmth and decor of a seasonal wedding, without weather-related worries. Garden Weddings provides a private lobby and reception area to receive your guests. Here the Maitre d' will greet you and remain with your party for the duration of your event, ensuring that even the smallest details are not overlooked. Silk flower centerpieces adorn every table, complimenting the ivy-covered walls and floral arrangements found throughout the dining area. A full bar, as well as a sweet table, ice sculptures, and fruit carvings are available upon request, allowing you to customize your event. We specialize in wedding receptions, quinceañeras, and other festive occasions and we can also accommodate your next seminar, sales meeting, or corporate function. Our Sherwood Room can host any event for up to 450 of your guests.
Recommendations

The Fairytale Wedding at Garden Banquets, An Eventective User from Lanexa, VA

The Garden Banquets is owned by the Saranecki Brothers who have been catering to many love filled memories for quite a few years and their initials are carved in the tree that is located in the Garden Terrace West room. When this room is done up in lilac flowers and overhead lights and turquoise bands around the chairs and the blue lights down the aisles make it gorgeous and spectacle. The cakes that is done up in purple flowers was awesome. This allows everyone to enjoy the feeling of a traditional outdoor garden wedding without having to worry about the weather. They even have the king and queen chairs for the bride and groom to sit in after the wedding facing all their guests. They have several rooms to have your wedding in like the Garden Terrace West, the Garden Terrace East, The Golden Platter, The Sherwood and the Royal Gardens. These rooms can seat from 50 to 400 guests. The walls were covered with flowers and ivy adding to the beauty of the room. This is a very special place for that very special wedding day. After the wedding you can enjoy the band or the DJ for a little bit and then proceed to the banquet room where there is a delicious buffet setup of food with a full bar. Chicago is considered the melting pot and Garden Banquets has all kind of ethnic food dishes to mix and choose from. The food is prepared to your specifications, with an area where the sweets and the fruit cravings are. If you like, you can have an ice sculpture done up too. Then finally there is that beautiful cake done to your preference. The wedding package plans are very reasonably. This truly is a wonderful place for a wedding.


A Magical Indoor Garden Wedding, An Eventective User from Chicago, IL

The garden Banquets is owned by the Saranecki Brothers who have been catering to many love filled memories for quite a few years and their initials are carved in the tree that is located in the Garden Terrace West room. When this room is done up in lilac flowers and overhead lights and turquoise bands around the chairs and the blue lights down the aisles making it gorgeous and spectacle. The cakes that were done up in purple flowers were awesome. This allows everyone to enjoy the feeling of a traditional outdoor garden wedding without having to worry about the weather. They even have the king and queen chairs for the bride and groom to sit in after the wedding facing all their guests. They have several rooms to have your wedding in like the Garden Terrace West, the Garden Terrace East, The Golden Platter, The Sherwood and the Royal Gardens. These rooms can seat from 50 to 400 guests. The walls were covered with flowers and ivy adding to the beauty of the room. This is a very special place for that very special wedding day. After the wedding you can enjoy the band or the DJ for a little bit and then proceed to the banquet room where there is a delicious buffet setup of food with a full bar. Chicago is considered the melting pot and Garden Banquets has all kind of ethnic food dishes to mix and choose from. The food in prepare to your specifications and they have an area where the sweets and the fruit cravings are and if you like, you can have an ice sculpture done up too. Then finally there is that beautiful cake done to your preference. The wedding package plans are very reasonably. This truly is a wonderful place for a wedding.

Location
Amenities
  • Fully Equipped Kitchen
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • High Speed Internet
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover.
  • Facility Location Setting: Indoor garden motif with huge dance floor, bridal suite, lots of parking, and delicious ethnic menues.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 500
  • Nearest Airport: 6-10 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: 1-5 miles
  • Nearest Public Transportation: Less than 1 mile
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 5
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Special Features: Family style ethnic menues available: Polish, German, Mexican, Puerto Rican, Italian, Albanian, Serbian, Bosnian, Bulgarian, Indian, Chinese and lots more!
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 33,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 33,000
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Renovated: 2005
Chicago, IL  
Capacity: 18250
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Capacity: 600
$5.75-$55 per person
The Hotel and Conference center were both built in 1999 and renovated in 2016. Ramada Hotel & Conference center has over 7000 Sq ft of meeting and Banquet space. We specialize in assortment Weddings, Quinceaneras, corporate conferences, and business meetings. Here at the Ramada Hotel & Conference center we pride ourselves in customer service to achieve and go beyond guest satisfaction. From the Front desk agent to Housekeeping and breakfast staff we are all trained to help guests enjoy their stay whether it's for vacation or business. From check in to check out, every moment at the Ramada is enjoyable!
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Capacity: 340
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Chicago, IL  
Capacity: 1100
Alhambra Palace is a one of a kind, dynamic venue that transports all who enter into another world. Sweeping archways, marble accents, mosaic tile, crystal chandeliers and hand carved sculptures frame the multi-level, 24,000 square foot Moorish- like castle. Artifacts from Egypt, Lebanon and Morocco can be seen throughout. Upon entering, guests are welcomed by a bar and lounge with intimate alcove seating. To the east is the restaurant which seats 100 people. The Babylon room is part modern, part historic with its curvaceous metal back chairs and stone carved wall hangings depicting scenes from the 13th century. The Alhambra Room, which seats 500 people, is awe –inspiring, soaring three stories high. A full stage with a state of the art sound and lighting system allows Alhambra to host and offer live entertainment. Seating on the expansive ground level and the two tiered circular balconies provide ample room for meeting and small group gathering as well as large scale conferences. Ample space allows for a dance floor, and tables can be added or removed to accommodate a sit down occasion or standing reception. Guided by a waterfall, stairs lead through the Alhambra Hall to the Marrakech Room, a posh and romantic space for more than 200 people. The high ceiling ballroom can be divided with a luxurious floor to ceiling ruby velvet curtains. Oriental rugs framed with leather cushioned settees Oriental rugs and elaborate wood carved Moroccan chairs offer a spot to relax and enjoy. Two private VIP rooms, which accommodate up to 50 people, are also located on the upper level. These elaborately decorated rooms exemplify opulence, making any guest feel like royalty. A world of intrigue and beauty await you for the most memorable experience.
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Newly Renovated!!! We are a full service property offering 145 guest rooms to include Junior and Presidential suites. Complimentary WIFI along with Keurig Coffee makers, Microwaves and refrigerators in all rooms. Indoor pool and Local Shuttle service is available. We offer a full service restaurant and bar along with approximately 4000 square feet of banquet space. We host a variety of events from small business meetings to black tie galas for 250 guests. Enjoy homemade favorites prepared in house from scratch!!!
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