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Venue Spotlight: Illinois Beach Resort

R&M (99 of 332)-LThis week’s Venue Spotlight focuses on Illinois Beach Resort, located in Zion, IL. Known for its outdoor venue on Lake Michigan, the resort also offers indoor spaces for ceremonies and receptions, making it a great option for July and January weddings alike.

Illinois Beach Resort can work with you to coordinate all the details of your wedding. The on-site catering offers a full menu, with some furnishings and linens included in the initial pricing. In addition, you can customize your reception with a bonfire and fun beverage and dessert station options.

Besides accommodating both your ceremony and reception, Illinois Beach Resort has menus available for the rehearsal dinner and the gift-opening breakfast.

Consider Illinois Beach Resort if:

  • You’re looking for a spectacular outdoor wedding location. Directly overlooking Lake Michigan, the resort offers gorgeous panoramic views that you’ll remember for a lifetime.
  • You want a venue you can trust. Illinois Beach Resort has won awards from and the Knot, two of the best-known websites in the industry.
  • You need to accommodate out-of-towners. Since the resort is also a hotel, it offers discounted sleeping room blocks to help you take care of your guests. Plus, the on-site spa, nearby outlet shopping, and Six Flags Great America just up the road will keep your guests sticking around an extra day just for fun!

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Summer Lovin’ Series – The BEST Beaches!

Summer Lovin’ Series – He showed off splashing around

Beaches are so fun!  Let’s go!  On hot summer days, these are some fun local beaches!  And some not so local ;-)

Milwaukee’s Bradford Beach…really needs no further description…volleyball, sand, fun!

Racine’s North Beach…a chill place to relax and be social!

Sheboygan’s Kohler-Andrae State Park

Maldives…really no comparison to Milwaukee…

Seychelles…in the Indian Ocean!