If you are looking for a special, private setting for your wedding ceremony and reception, a country club wedding may be exactly what you are searching for. You may have outdated ideas of what a country club wedding might be – but this trendy wedding location is quickly growing in popularity.
WeddingDay asked local country club experts to update brides on why they should choose a country club for their wedding!
Elcona Country Club, Elkhart, IN
By Linda James, Club Manager
If you are looking for a special, private setting for your wedding ceremony and reception, a country club wedding may be exactly what you are searching for. You may have outdated ideas of what acountry club wedding might be – but this trendy wedding location is quickly growing in popularity.
Wedding Day asked local country club experts to update brides on why they should choose a country club for their wedding!
Country clubs offer exquisite outdoor spaces for ceremonies, receptions and photographs not to mention elegant ballrooms and neutral décor. They also offer a one-stop shopping experience for the bride. You can relax and en
joy your day as their staff handle everything from the on-site ceremony, decorations, flowers, customized menu, set up, as well as clean up.
This one-stop-shopping is not only highly convenient, but brides are often surprised to find that country clubs are sometimes more cost effective compared to other venues because of this. And with all-in-one planning, you can work closely with your contact at the country club to help you manage the budget from start to finish.
Knollwood Country Club, Granger, IN
Kori Calkins, Private Event Director
There is no better venue than a country club to host your wedding and reception. The convenience factor alone all eviates so many stresses that brides express as their biggest concern leading up to their wedding day. Imagine booking your venue and as a result the details just fall into place. Not to mention the view of immaculate rolling greens and fairways that a
country club has bragging rights to.
That is precisely what hosting your wedding at a country club entails. More so, country clubs typically come equipped with an Executive Chef and Event Coordinator already on staff, both of which will be essential in ensuring that your day runs smoothly for you from start to finish. Forget about renting china from one vendor, linens from another and setting up any aspect of your wedding on your own. Let the country club’s staff handle all of those details for you!
South Bend Country Club, South Bend, IN
By Christine Walsh, Membership & Marketing Director
Your wedding day is the day you have been dreaming of your entire life, and you want it to be perfect. A county club wedding is like none other. Bringing the serene beauty of nature into one of the most intimate moments in your life, surround yourself with a quiet and relaxed setting, enclosed by lush soft greens, natural lakes and beautiful views.
Country club weddings are convenient for you and guests as the event effortlessly transitions from a picturesque ceremony to cocktails and
hors d ‘oeuvres then onto a stunning reception. The relaxing, fun, magical setting a country club offers allows you and your guest to feel as if you’ve escaped for a day, by giving your wedding a destination feel, without traveling far!
MAKE IT YOURS
Morris Park Country Club, South Bend, IN
By Anne Landis, Director of Events/Clubhouse Operations Manager
What does a Country Club have to offer a bride a groom? The secret of any memorable event lies in the seamless combination of sensational food, exceptional design, impeccable service and an amazing venue. Country clubs usually boast a breathtaking panoramic view overlooking a beautifully landscaped 18-hole golf course.
That combined with a wealth of experience and the elements of expertise can create the most wonderful & successful events that will surpass all expectations.
Country clubs offer a memorable experience for your guests as well as the bride and groom - designs can range from a Cinderella ball room with lighting and hanging crystals to an intimate outdoor setting.
Country club weddings excel at scenery, service and atmosphere -- which are just a few of the unique amenities offered.
BE A GUEST, NOT A HOST
Christiana Creek Country Club, Elkhart, IN
By Matt Wilson, Marketing Director
Enjoy beautiful panoramic views of courtyards and golf courses surroundings to truly create a memorable experience of a lifetime. Inside, country clubs offer the perfect cozy and elegant place for your wedding celebration.
Working with you prior to your wedding day, the experienced staff at a country club takes the planning pressure off your shoulders, giving you the confidence and freedom to truly enjoy each moment of your special day. They will be by your side throughout the day, meeting and exceeding all of your expectations. From seating, menu selections, table decoration, right down to the champagne toast, you and your groom will feel like a guest at your own wedding reception.