A destination dream wedding, right in your own backyard

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**Please inquire for 2021 pricing**


Packages for all budgets

Whether you’re throwing an extravagant bash for 250 guests or an intimate affair for 50, we have all inclusive packages for any budget. From mouth-watering brunch options to elegant four-course meals, we have menu options for every type of palette.

Personalized attention

From the moment you step in the door for a tour, one of our many experienced coordinators are there to ease you through the process of planning your wedding. A coordinator is always available to answer any question, no matter too big or too small or too silly. From arranging tastings, designing room layouts, vendor recommendations and day of coordination, our staff will ensure your night is everything you’ve always dreamed of.

On site ceremonies

Lush greens, vibrant flowers and natural brick provides an intimate setting for the perfect outdoor courtyard ceremony that will be sure your charm your guests. Or step inside our rustic doors to find 3 other gorgeous ceremony settings, with enchanting limestone and rustic wooden backdrops or floor to ceiling windows overlooking the river. Get stunning outdoor backdrops, even while inside!

Picturesque location

Riverside Receptions, nestled along the beautiful Fox River, is a lovely setting for any wedding celebration. The first floor cradled by the river, provides a warm and cozy atmosphere with its pub-style bar, natural brick and limestone walls, and three charming fireplaces. The upper level will enchant your guests with its spacious elegance and panoramic view. Our candlelit rooms is matched only in beauty by the star-filled skies.

What's New

Some of tonight’s bridal party hanging out before the ceremony!! ...

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One perk of a snowy forecast...the promise of beautiful winter wedding pictures!! Love the pop of red with Sarah & Greg’s umbrella (and Riverside in the background!!) Now booking for 2020 and 2021 Winter Weddings!! 📸: @laurameyerphoto *
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Recently engaged?! Find out why Riverside Receptions is the perfect venue to make all your wedding dreams come true! *
📸: La Roche Photography *

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Happy 3rd Anniversary to Natalie & Nathan!! They had a gorgeous winter wedding (even without snow!!) Over the holidays they welcomed a beautiful baby boy to their family!! So excited for you both and your new family! Congratulations!! ...

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First wedding of 2020!! And we’re ready to dance the night away with Amanda & Michael! ...

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2019 was a fantastic year for us! Loved celebrating with so many couples and families! Can’t wait to see what 2020 has in store!!🎇🎆🎉 ...

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Rain, rain go away. It’s James & Lia’s wedding day!! Not even a little rain could keep the smiles off this happy couples faces!! ...

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How cute are these centerpieces with fresh pomegranates and greens from @lynwildrose for Olivia & Alec’s wedding last night?! ...

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Look at this gorgeous piping @thecakeryinc did for Olivia & Alec’s wedding cake!! So intricate and beautiful (delicious too)! ...

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We love seeing vintage windows being repurposed at weddings and this Memorial Window is beautiful!! So touching! 📸: @photographybylauryn ...

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We are so excited that Riverside Receptions has once again been selected by our couples as a The Knot Best of Weddings 2020 Pick! Hosting nearly 200 weddings and countless other events this year, we couldn’t provide the outstanding service we do without the reviews and recommendations of our clients!! Thank you to all that helped us earn this title! ...

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Time to kick back and relax for Thanksgiving! We hope everyone has a wonderful holiday with family and friends. ...

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Who can guess what we’re up to this week? 🎄🎄 ...

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A sweetheart table right out of a fall fairytale!! We cannot believe this gorgeous set up by @flourflowersbymk !! Tiffany and Steve were definitely the stars of the night last month!! Happy 1 month anniversary! ...

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We love fall! 🍁 Amy & Eric had the perfect fall wedding this past Sunday! Featuring lots of candlelight, pumpkins and lanterns, you couldn’t ask for a more romantic setting! 📸: ...

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A bride’s maid and flower girl share a kiss just before walking down the aisle. So darn cute! ...

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“Together is a beautiful place to be” and downtown Geneva at sunset isn’t half bad either 💖
📸: @mary_rose_photography

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We can’t think of more perfect picture to encompass Tara & Adam’s August wedding. It was a beautiful night filled with smiles, love and lots of laughter! You can’t help smiling when you look at them 🥰 📸: @robbie_and_ryan ...

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Another beautiful weekend of weddings!! Congratulations to Tiffany & Steve!! ...

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We’re almost ready for @laurenaa_p and Anthony’s big day!! 👰🏼🤵🏻💍 ...

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Here is to being together, forever and ever. ✨ Kelsey and Michael are MARRIED! What a lovely day it was with these two and their favorite people. 💕 Also, the rain didn’t stop us from getting this sweet veil shot. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Venue @riverside_receptions | Hair @tamaraholdenhair | Make up | Dress @bellabiancabridalcouture | Videographer @whitetreestudios

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Ready for all these fall weddings!!

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What a sweet idea for a ‘guest book’! From “Hello,” to “Will you?” to “I Do!”
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💒 @riverside_receptions
💽 @musicbydesign
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#musicbydesignwedding #dancefloor #dancethenightawaywithmusicbydesign #guestbookideas #receptiondecor

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