Banquets and Parties

​Create lifetime memories with celebrations for families or business associates at eleven locations. Groups from 50-500 can host weddings, holiday parties, sports banquets, meetings or seminars, showers, graduations and more. 

Birthday Parties

​Kids' Birthday Party Packages are available through Red Oaks and Wint Nature Centers. Parties feature a nature theme, craft and/or hike, offering a unique experience. 

Red Oaks Golf Course also welcomes kids of all ages for FootGolf birthday parties.

Elegant Atmosphere​​

​The Buhl Estate at Addison Oaks

Set amidst dramatic willows and surrounded by a formal flower garden, the tudor-style Buhl Estate manor home is picture-perfect for any special occasion; weddings, banq​uets, receptions and business meetings. Food service by Oak Management​.  Virtual Tour

Glen Oaks

Historically-renovated Glen Oaks retains the charm of another era while providing a tranquil view of the golf course's rolling terrain. A large banquet facility, as well as an outdoor wedding garden, are available. Food service by ​Oak Management​.  Virtual ​Tour​

Lyon Oaks

The Frank Lloyd Wright-style picturesque clubhouse offers expansive views of the course,  accommodating parties of up to 450 for wedding receptions, banquets and educational meetings. Food service by Katherine's Catering

White Lake Oaks

The facility features a banquet room overlooking the scenic golf course and banquet, as well as a garden patio.  Food service by Katherine's Catering​.  Virtual Tour​​

A Unique Opt​ion

The historic Ellis Barn​ at Springfield Oaks hosts barn dances and large gatherings and has become a popular DIY wedding venue​​Virtual Tour

​​​​​Casual Venues​​​​​​

Springfield Oaks Activity Center

The activity center features ample space in exhibit hall for wedding receptions, dances, art and antiques shows and sports card shows. A multi-purpose room is also available for banquets, seminars, reunions and more. 

Waterford Oaks Activity Center

Waterford Oaks Activity Center accommodates 200 for banquets and large gatherings. It features an open floor plan with adjacent bar area and coat room. Select audio-visual equipment is available. Virtual Tour

Lookout Lodge

Featuring a fireplace, deck, scenic overlook and ample parking, the Lookout Lodge comfortably seats 100 at tables, and is a particularly picturesque setting for winter festivities, including holiday, retirement and family parties, as well as showers and weddings. Guests can provide their own food or use an outside caterer. Audio-visual equipment is available.​

​Outdoor Locations

Cohn Amphitheater at Independence Oaks/Wint Nature Center

With shelter and fire circle, the amphitheater accommodates 150-200 guests for weddings in a picturesque outdoor park s​etting. Weddings can be scheduled mid-May through mid-October, provided nature center events do not conflict with the date and time selected.

​Picturesque Pavilions

Several parks offer rental pavilions that are picture-perfect for weddings and special gatherings.​