Frequently asked questions
Looking to learn more about our beautiful indoor and outdoor event space near Chicago? Take a look through our FAQs below. If you have further questions, give us a call at 815-895-3737 or visit us today and we’ll be happy to help!
How much does it cost to rent the space?
What is the capacity of the Garden Room?
What is required to book the space?
What happens if my event is cancelled?
Am I required to provide insurance for my event?
Is Blumen Gardens Handicap accessible?
Does Blumen Gardens provide air conditioning or heat?
Where do I park and enter?
Diagonal parking is available on the East side of The Garden Room. Guests may also parallel park in front of Blumen Gardens (Edward Street) and along South Avenue. We are located in a residential area, so please be considerate of our neighbors. (See Map)
Diagonal Parking is available in the Employee/Vendor Parking Lot, located on the far north side of the Parking/Nursery Driveway. (See Map)
DJ, PHOTO BOOTH, BARTENDER:
Unloading: Use the East Double Glass Doors of the Garden Room.
Parking during Event: Please park in the Employee/Vendor Parking Lot.
Unloading: Use the Overhead Garage Door
Parking during Event: Please park in the Employee/Vendor Parking Lot. If you need alternate accommodations, please OK with Event Attendant.
MUSIC FOR CEREMONY IN COURTYARD:
Unloading: Park along South Avenue near the Courtyard
Parking during the Event: Please park in the Employee/Vendor Parking Lot. (See Map)
During the event can I go outside to the Garden Center?
Evening events– Guests attending evening events are welcome in the outdoor Garden Center to walk around the grounds and enjoy our lighted, brick pathway or relax by the pond as long as the host has rented the area. If the host has chosen not to rent the Garden Center, that area will be closed. View our Wedding Photo Gallery to see how guests have utilized the Garden Center for their special days!