Barber & Oberwortmann Horticultural Center 227 North Gougar Road • Joliet • Illinois 60435

Barber & Oberwortmann Horticultural Center

227 North Gougar Road
Joliet, Illinois 60435

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We're undergoing renovations! Our banquet hall is closed during 2023 BUT we can still hold ceremonies! Please contact the venue for more details.

Prices: What's this going to cost?

Rental Fee
  • $1,030–1,390/event
  • Rental fee varies depending on:
    • Guest count
    • Event duration
Ceremony Fee
  • $130/event and up
Package Prices
  • $30/person and up
  • The package prices vary depending on the package chosen and include:

    • Room rental and getting-ready room
    • Dinner and nonalcoholic beverages
    • Tables, chairs, and tableware
Service Charge or Gratuity
  • 18%


Indoors Outdoors
Ceremony Seated 254 254
Cocktails, etc. Standing 299 0
Reception Seated 254 0
Meetings Total meeting capacity for this venue is 299.

Venue Details

Site Uses

  • Ceremony
  • Outdoor Ceremony
  • Wedding Receptions
  • Small Wedding
  • All-Inclusive
  • Rehearsal Dinner
  • Special Events / Parties
  • Business Functions / Meetings

Essential Info


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Amplified Music


Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible


Year-round, daily.

Venue Type

Buildings, other structures, and natural settings available at this venue:

  • Banquet Hall / Events Facility
  • Garden
  • Patio / Deck / Terrace
  • Non-Profit
  • Park

Venue Views

Peep the views you’ll enjoy from this venue!

  • Fountain / Water Feature
  • Garden
  • Landscaped Grounds
  • Park


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