Dragonfly sits on 36 gorgeous acres along the outskirts of Herrin, Illinois. This venue features a 1-acre pond, a 3-bedroom bridal cottage, a large reception barn, an outdoor patio, a covered pavilion with a stone fireplace, and the enchanting wonderland woods. At Dragonfly, guests have a special place for all the wedding festivities such as engagement pictures, rehearsal dinner, ceremony and reception.
Guests can enjoy this fully finished indoor option for receptions and/or ceremonies. The large windows and modern light fixtures are sure to captivate the guests. It features large glass garage doors making the area very versatile, and also offers heating, air conditioning, and two restrooms.
A beautiful stamped concrete patio leads out of the barn to the large deck of the cottage. Draped in string lights, this area would be perfect for your dance floor, cocktail hour, or ceremony. The 1-acre pond features a gorgeous fountain serving as the perfect backdrop for your ceremony and photos. It also has a sand beach with a fire pit, a cozy detail guests will love!
Dragonfly's newest ceremony site is located across the wooden bridge and up the winding path of trees decorated with whimsical lights. Through the arch of trees down the aisle, guests will enjoy the ceremony on crafted rustic benches.
The Cottage – Featuring 3 bedrooms and 2 full baths, large living space, kitchen, dining room, formal sitting room and a makeup room with lighted vanity. Members of the bridal party can spend the night and use the cottage to get ready for the ceremony the next day. Then the newlyweds can retire from the night’s festivities in the bridal suite. Various package options for decorating and rehearsal dinners are available.
Groom’s Room – Fully equipped with TV, putting green, darts, poker/bumper pool table, and private bathroom.
Availability – Rentals for this venue would be from Friday morning to Sunday at 11am. Dragonfly does not offer catering or bar services, which gives planners the freedom to choose.