Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

2643 N IL Route 178, Utica, IL
Capacity: 300 people

About Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort

Grand Bear Resort at Starved Rock features 11,000 square feet of flexible meeting space. Surrounded by the natural beauty of the Starved Rock Area, our event spaces are great for special events, kid's birthday parties, family reunions, conferences, weddings, holiday parties, business meetings and retreats. 9 stylish spaces offer both formal and casual settings for business, relaxation and fun. Complimentary WiFi, audio visual equipment, and first class service assures that your next event is a grand success. Grand Bear Resort's 92 lodge suites, 140 vacation villas and 48 luxury cabins offer rustic charm, executive comfort and complete tranquility away from the big city. Our friendly and experienced event planning team will guide you in meeting and recreation planning, including creative catering and event options.

Event Spaces

Canyon Cliff
Cascade Falls
Joliet Room
LaSalle Room
Marquette Room
Sandstone Bluff
Venue Types
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Indoor Pool
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 300
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 9
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 11,000