If you are wanting to get married in Rockford and plan to tie the knot during the summer, this area has a wide variety of beautiful outdoor locations. Here are the five locations where you can get married outdoors in the Rockford area.

1. The Pavilion at Orchard Ridge Farms in Rockton.

The 130-acre facility is private, and according to the website "has been featured on the Travel Channel, Midwest Living and the Knot's 'Top 10 Timeless Venues.'"

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2. Anderson Japanese Gardens in Rockford.

If you are looking for an experience that will take your breath away, this is the place. They have over 12 acres of land that can fulfill your need of a romantic wedding.


3. White Pines Inn in Oregon

This facility offers 11 different locations to choose from, including a location known as the "birdcage." If you are looking for a themed style wedding, whether it would be a traditional wedding or a "Country Style" get together, this is the perfect place to check out.


4. DC Estate Winery in South Beloit

What better place to have an outdoor wedding than at a Tuscan winery on the state line? There is a pond, and with lighting and Chiavari chairs, you have the setting for a day you will never forget.


5. Klehm Arboretum and Botanic Garden in Rockford

With its natural settings and capability to host a small gathering to a huge wedding, this facility will sure to be one you will take into consideration.