The Byron Colby Barn is a restored historic barn, built with materials dating back to 1885.The timeless elegance of the Byron Colby Barn offers a rich setting for elegant barn weddings, professional meetings and more.
Gorgeous photo opportunities await at Prairie Crossing’s gazebo, beach, prairie, and limestone overlook at Lake Aldo Leopold. Deposits are non-refundable for cancellations after 10 days from the date of the contract.
The Byron Colby Barn provides ample room for barn weddings, presentations, small group meetings and more. The Barn offers you the flexibility to create the barn weddings or other events of your dreams.
Up to 160 guests can be accommodated with seating both on the main floor and loft. A professional licensed caterer must provide all food service, and a licensed and insured bartender must be hired to operate your bar.
Country elegance meets modern convenience at this restored historic treasure inside the nationally recognized Prairie Crossing conservation community in Grayslake, Illinois. Plan a warm reception for your winter wedding and save 20%!
Reserve the historic Byron Colby Barn for your wedding reception to take place between November 1st, 2016 – April 30th, 2017 and mention this coupon to save 20% off the price of the space rental.
The Liberty Prairie Foundation hosts events at the Barn including intimate Early Music Series concerts and thought-provoking lectures to foster life-long learning and a sense of community.We also co-sponsor selected public events that are aligned with Liberty Prairie Foundation’s impact areas and/or the Prairie Crossing Guiding Principles by offering discounted rental of the Byron Colby Barn.Contact us or call 847-543-1202 to schedule a showing. Renting the Byron Colby Barn includes use of these items, without additional charge – click here for a description of included items.The Barn was recognized as the 2011 Best Budget Wedding Venue by Chicago Magazine and one of the 2013 Best Local Place to Get Married in the Daily Herald™ Readers Choice Awards. Click here for the Barn rental prices, click here to check the Barn’s availability, then contact us or call 847-543-1202 to schedule a showing.Hold your cocktail hour or wedding ceremony in the beautiful tree-lined Market Square. Click here for the Barn rental prices, click here to check the Barn’s availability, then contact us or call 847-543-1202 to schedule a showing.Impress your guests with a unique bar inside the Barn’s silo, and purchase your own beverages for significant costs savings. Review the information on our website, download the Barn floor plan, be inspired by the boards on our Pinterest page, and let your creativity soar!