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WHY choose our wedding venue in galena

Ashton Hill Farm is a wedding venue that started in Cedar Rapids. It was such a sought after wedding venue that we had to open another location. Our Galena wedding venue is inspired by the beautiful plot of land we have built on. With gorgeous sweeping views of the country side, this Galena wedding venue will easily become one of the best wedding venues in Galena, IL, Dubuque, IA, Quad Cities, and Chicago, IL.

Our couples choose Ashton Hill Farm in Galena as their wedding venue of choice because of the beautiful indoor-outdoor setting. With a custom built barn to keep the party going until the very end, we provide an elegant wedding venue with a bit of that country flare. It’s the perfect wedding venue in Galena for the sophisticated couple who likes to let loose and enjoy their day.

Another reason that couples choose Ashton Hill Farm in Galena as their wedding venue is because of the beautiful photo ops that we have strategically designed. The floor to ceiling windows provide beautiful soft lighting for all of the indoor activities. The country-side we have built on provides an endless selection of photo backdrops no matter what moment arises. We have thoughtfully created a wedding venue in Galena that sets itself apart from the rest. Plan a visit to see what truly makes us one of the most popular wedding venues in Galena!

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What makes our wedding venue in Galena different?

We understand that you have an overwhelming amount of choices to make when it comes to planning your wedding day. One of the biggest decisions is WHERE you will have your celebration. We believe that in choosing Ashton Hill Farm as your wedding venue, we make all of the other decisions easy! Not only is our indoor-outdoor wedding venue space gorgeous, but we offer all sorts of other amenities. Our getting ready rooms are spacious and make the perfect photographic backdrop for you and your entourage. In addition, our space is large enough to hold all of your favorite people. With our indoor reception space you can keep the party going all night long; rain or shine. We also offer other in-house amenities to make your planning a piece of cake.


Founded by Ashton Hill Farm's Owner, Megan Knatz, in 2010, Take the Cake Desserts caters weddings with desserts that are as delicious as they are beautiful. From custom cakes to cupcakes, mini pies, cheesecakes, donuts, cookies and much more, the possibilities are endless!


Bar service is run by Ashton Hill Farm to make your experience simple and professional. All bartenders are Ashton Hill Farm staff and will work to make your day carefree! Imagine a mimosa or bloody mary bar to start your day, a signature wedding cocktail for your guests, sipping a glass of wine on the patio, and a champagne toast! We provide all the bar glassware and a variety of alcohol selections available. We customize each bar package to meet your needs and budget.



Day-of Coordination service creates the ultimate "wedding experience!" so you can sit back and enjoy the day. Our service includes running your ceremony and ceremony rehearsal, decor set-up and tear-down, day-of vendor coordination, as well as handling the minor details on your wedding day to make sure things run smoothly.  You get to focus on marrying the love of your life and we'll handle the rest.  There is an additional charge for Day-of Coordination Services. *Please contact us for day-of coordination service inquiries.

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If you’re looking for the best wedding venue in Galena, IL, Chicago, IL, or the Quad Cities, look no further than one of the best wedding venues in Galena, Ashton Hill Farm. We will make sure that all of your needs are met while providing an amazing, elegant space for your dream wedding! Reach out to us today to find out if your wedding date is available