Did you have a summer of love this year? If you got engaged recently, then it's time for the fun part -- planning your upcoming fall wedding! Discover a wedding venue that the whole family will love at Grizzly Jack's. Host an unforgettable Starved Rock wedding at our Illinois Northwoods resort with an indoor waterpark. Located just 90 miles from Chicago, Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort is a lovely wedding destination during autumn.
Nestled in the scenic woods near Starved Rock and Matthiessen State Park, our Illinois wedding venue makes a wonderful location for a weekend you will treasure forever. Surrounded by spectacular foliage in the fall, the Grand Bear Ballroom at our family resort offers a breathtaking setting to walk down the aisle to celebrate your nuptials. Holding up to 350 guests, this event space is perfect for planning a big wedding banquet for the closest people in your life. For the exchanging of the vows, you can choose an intimate outdoor ceremony surrounded by the fall foliage or an elegant wedding space in one of our well-equipped event rooms.
Plan an entire weekend of fun from field trips to nearby Starved Rock State Park to see the foliage to thrilling activities in our fabulous indoor water park. Your family and friends will be happy in our resort accommodations. You can reserve a block of Vacation Villas, Luxury Cabins, or Family Suites at discounted rates for your wedding guests. Do you want to know more about weddings at our Starved Rock resort? Download our Grizzly Jack's Wedding Brochure.