A Pocket Full of Sunshine

11384 East Idlewood Road, Mount Vernon, IL

About A Pocket Full of Sunshine

Nestled in a beautiful county setting, A Pocket Full of Sunshine is an unique event venue for all types of occasions. Let us host your next event! We can add those special "touches" whether it be a wedding, reception, bridal/baby shower, class reunion, celebration of life, corporate luncheon, birthday/graduation party plus more! With 8,000 square feet under roof, in a climate controlled barn, we can meet your every need. We have a private Bridal room and Grooms room, spacious handicap accessible bathrooms, 2,000 square foot covered porch, large concreted and grassy area for outside events, multiple options for outdoor ceremonies (with the option of a rain back-up), plus much more! During Winter months, the outside 2,200 square foot porch is enclosed and heated for all your spacious needs and accommodations. Many varieties of options are available such as various decor, plate & table settings, altars, ceremony locations plus more! Pricing is all based on the type of event (outdoor vs indoor ceremony/reception only/etc), the number of guests, day of the week and other certain factors. Pricing for weddings and/or receptions are typically discussed through a scheduled appointment at the venue since there is so much that goes into the pricing than just the rental of the venue itself. A lot is included and provided! There are also options available such as decorations, plate settings, multiple outdoor ceremony location options, plus more!

Event Pricing

Attendees: 240 max | $4,000 - $9,500 /event
Pricing for weddings only
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Last Updated: 4/4/2022


Beautiful Venue - An Eventective User

Had a family reunion at a Pocket Full of Sunshine and had a wonderful experience! The staff was exceptional and the entire property was magical! Highly recommend!

Venue Types
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Waterview