How to Bring the Outdoors in at Your Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club Wedding

Being surrounded by 20 acres of natural woodlands, Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club provides a gorgeous backdrop for your wedding and cultivates a warm and welcoming atmosphere for your guests. However, couples still love to enhance the secluded rustic charm of our historic clubhouse by transforming our 3,500 square feet of space to bring the outdoors in and help carry out their naturally beautiful ceremony and reception ideas.

When you select Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club for your wedding, have peace of mind knowing that your event is the only one taking place during your designated time. So go let your wedding dreams soar into the stars knowing you will have our undivided attention.

Robbie & Ryan Photography

Robbie & Ryan Photography

5 Ways to Bring the Outdoors in for a Wedding

Cultivate a Cozy Winter Wonderland

Most couples planning winter weddings fall in love with our climate-controlled indoor space with welcoming country lodge décor. The stone double-sided fireplace and stunning wood ceilings create a cozy atmosphere that welcomes all your whimsical wedding ideas. Lately, couples planning weddings with winter wonderland themes are looking for creative new ways to feature seasonal elements. Cotton balls and greenery are leading the charge in elegant seasonal centerpieces

Unique strategy: Break out of the norm and dare to hold your Oak Brook wedding outside. With the right tent rental and décor, you’d be amazed by what a cozy vibe you can create using a heated tent in our patio area. Wood rounds, bark and hay bales are a nice way to warm up a tent’s décor.

Provide Mesmerizing Views

Your guests will be captivated by the beautiful grounds and serene setting of the Oak Brook Bath and Tennis Club. Our floor-to-ceiling windows with views of a tranquil pond are about as relaxing as you can get. In the warmer months, when the fountain is on-it runs 24 hours a day, where guests can enjoy this site from the main Oak Brook room.

Unique strategy: Remember that your venue itself may have features that captivate guests. People have been known to gaze up at our 35-foot vaulted ceilings that create a vast and airy feel synonymous with the outdoors.


Integrate Seasonal Beauty

The flowers and landscaping seen through the floor-to-ceiling windows of our secluded clubhouse bring a seasonal charm to your wedding’s atmosphere. Your choice of delicious foods can reinforce this. Design a fresh menu filled with seasonal fruits and vegetables that are bursting with brilliant flavor and artistically presented to match your elegant décor.

Unique strategy: To add an extra touch of beauty and seasonal colors to your wedding experience, garnish drinks with petals. This is a wonderful way to elevate our elegant reception area with two bars.

Robbie & Ryan Photography

Robbie & Ryan Photography

Bring the Greenery Inside!

From wreaths to centerpieces, greenery continues to be a key wedding trend. And you can take this décor a step further by bringing potted plants and trees inside Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club. This is a refreshing way to make a statement about your appreciation of the outdoors and provides endless opportunities for personalization.

Unique strategy: Be proud of your bold decision to not only integrate but also feature the outdoors inside your wedding space by decorating indoor trees with twinkling lights!

Shine a Light on Your Natural Wedding Dreams

Our preferred vendors can help you use lighting to cultivate your dream wedding atmosphere. Guests can dance the night away on our stunning patio under string lights or under the gorgeous oil rubbed bronzed chandeliers in our remodeled main Oak Brook room. In either space, you can dazzle and delight guests with your personal style that draws the outdoors inside.

Unique strategy: Work with a lighting rental company to use gobo lighting to project silhouettes of leaves and stars on the walls inside Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club. You might even ask them to throw in a monogram!

Timothy Whaley & Associates

Timothy Whaley & Associates

Let your scenic drive down the winding road leading to Oak Brook Bath & Tennis Club serve as a preview to your naturally beautiful wedding. To make planning your wedding an enjoyable and rewarding experience, contact our experts online or give us a call at 630.368.6440.


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