Let Us Host Your Next Event
The Kendall County Forest Preserve District offers two distinct venues to host your special event.
Ellis House and Equestrian Center:
Ellis House and Equestrian Center provides event space for weddings, showers, and other family and business events. Ellis House can accommodate up to 200 guests which includes use of both the Ellis House and Event Tent May through October, and up to 40 guests for those events taking place in the Ellis House. Discounts are available for government and not-for-profit groups. Contact us today for pricing and availability, or download the rental catalog using the link below.
Meadowhawk Lodge located at Hoover Forest Preserve in Yorkville offers a year-round indoor meeting space for up to 100 guests (seated). Meadowhawk Lodge features a large room with a vaulted ceiling and great outdoor views, a reception area, and full commercial kitchen. Fees are based on use, with options for staff support with setup and cleanup of your event. Discounts are available for government and not-for-profit groups. Contact us today for pricing and availability, or download the rental catalog using the link below.
Kendall County Historic Courthouse
The Kendall County Forest Preserve District also schedules private reservations of the Kendall County Historic Courthouse in Yorkville. The Historic Courthouse features a large conference room that seats up to 70 people, a small meeting room on the second floor that hosts up to 16 people, and use of the Historic Courthouse courtroom that seats up to 130 people.