Area Venues

The Jacksonville area has many venues for any type of ceremony or receptions. From large elegant meeting rooms to intimate historic homes, we have you covered for whatever type of event you can imagine. Below is a list of just some of the area locations. If you have something unusual in mind, contact us for even more creative spaces for your special day.


American Legion Post 279 (Open to the Public)
903 West Superior Avenue, 217.243.6144
Accommodates 486

Amvets (Open to the Public)
210 East Court Street, 217.243.9990
Accommodates 184-280

Best Western
1709 West Morton Avenue, 217.245.4500
Accommodates 15

Bogart’s
2142 Old State Road, 217.245.5757
Accommodates 475

Community Park Center
1309 South Main Street in Community Park, 217.479.4613, jacksonvilleil.com
Accommodates 175

Crazy Horse Campground
2113 Crazy Horse Road, 217.886.2089, crazyhorsecamp.com
Accommodates 200+ indoor & outdoor

Elks Lodge #682
231 West Morgan Street, 217.245.5215
Accommodates 250

Gov. Joseph Duncan Mansion
#4 Duncan Place, 217.243.2001
Accommodates 30

Green Pastures Christian Retreat Center
1936 US Hwy 67, Meredosia, 217.584.1374, greenpasturesretreatcenter.org
Accommodates 350 indoor

Hamilton’s Catering
110 North East Street, 217.675.2720, hamiltonscatering.com
Accommodates 420 South Room, 150 Fireside Room, 80 West Side Room

Hamilton’s at the Lake
2244 4-H Club Road, 217.675.2720
Accommodates 300 

Illinois College
1101 West College Avenue, 217.245.3025, www.ic.edu
Accommodates 10 – 350

Jacksonville Country Club
100 Country Club Road, 217.245.2134, jacksonvillecc.com
Accommodates 300 + 

Jacksonville Area Convention & Visitors Bureau
310 East State Street, 217.243.5678, jacksonvilleil.org
Accommodates 15 – 100

Jacksonville High School
1211 North Diamond Street, 217.243.4384, www.jsd117.org
Accommodates 250, Auditorium 501

Knights of Columbus
320½ East State Street, 217.243.1015
Accommodates 240

Jacksonville Dreams Center
210 West College Avenue, 217.437.1303, dreamcenteril.org
Accommodates 150

Leo’s Pizza
230 South Main Street, 217.243.3413
Accommodates 40-80

Lonzerotti’s
600 East State Street, 217.243.7151, lonzerottisjacksonville.com
Accommodates  40 -75

Moose Lodge #865
901 West Superior Street, 217.245.6417
Accommodates 125

Morgan County Fairgrounds 
110 North Westgate Avenue, 217.245.6800
4-H Building accommadates 350-400 people, Pavilion accomodates 500 people.

Muggsy’s
230 South Mauvaisterre Street, 217.245.0641
Muggsysfinedining.com
Accommodates 40 – 90 indoor & 80 outdoor

Norma’s Northstar Café
211 East Court Street, 217.245.6037
Accommodates 45

Nichols Park Pavilion
Nichols Park, 217.479.4613, jacksonvilleil.com
Accommodates 250

K’s Creek Golf Course
1265 Sandusky Road, 217.243.4241
Accommodates 40-50

Passavant Hospital
1600 West Walnut Street, 217.245.9541, passavanthospital.com

Pathway Services Unlimited, Inc.
1905 West Morton Avenue, 217.479.2300,
Accommodates 150

Prairie Land Heritage Grounds
1005 West Michigan Avenue, 217.243.7262, prairielandheritage.com
Accommodates 500+

Bob Freesen YMCA
1000 Sherwood Lane, 217.245.2141, jacksonvilleymca.org
Accommodates 70 – 100

VFW Post #1379 (Open to the Public)
903 East Morton Avenue, 217.243.6814
Accommodates 190