It happened! You're engaged! Now what? Time to start why not start here!  Imagine the wedding of your dreams, any venue for your special day possible here. From lake-view vows, sunset cruises, courtyard gazebos, nuptials on the dock, a lakefront private terrace, or a green garden veranda overlooking heights of endless sparkling blue water you will find it in Lake Geneva. Imagine taking a privately chartered ride on Geneva Lake with champagne toasts on a turn of the century boat.  Renting a private lakefront mansion, bed and breakfast, restaurant, or stay at one of Lake Geneva's luxurious, award winning resorts. With so many options, Lake Geneva is the only destination that offers every luxurious amenity within a reasonable budget.



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Your special day is the perfect time to escape the norm and get lost in the dream that is Lake Geneva. The place where anything is possible. From breathtaking panoramic views, to sunset cruises, miles of manicured landscapes, private terraces overlooking endless countryside and crystal clear lakes.  It's a true gem of the Midwest, ranked as one of the top wedding destination in Wisconsin. Most brides don't know exactly what their vision will be until it is slowly unveiled to them. Luckily Lake Geneva has every type of venue or style already available, so all you have to do is choose one. From classy and elegant, to rustic chic, or modern Art Deco styled weddings the options are endless. Select from options like a 1920's themed wedding overlooking Geneva Lake's 1885 historic mansions to a timeless upscale venue hidden within Lake Geneva's quiet countryside. Whatever your vision, Lake Geneva will surely not disappoint. Take a look at all of the stunning options here




Every dream wedding, is not complete without the dream accommodations to celebrate and unwind at. Lake Geneva is the perfect destination to accommodate weddings of any size. You'll find options for every plan with hotels and resorts, romantic bed and breakfasts for honeymoons, and vacation rentals for large family gatherings. Imagine taking a privately chartered ride on Geneva Lake with champagne toasts on a turn of the century boat to a lakefront mansion or bed and breakfast. Prefer a full-service staff at your beck and call? Then make sure to reserve one of Lake Geneva's luxurious, award winning resorts or private villas perfect for accommodating all of your out-of-town guests.  There are numerous five-star resorts to choose from offering amazing services, chef prepared meals, spas and incredibly lavish suites. Stay and play a round of legendary golf during the day and lounge fireside, while enjoying a cocktail in hand, at night. With endless options, Lake Geneva is the only destination offering every luxurious amenity within a reasonable budget. Whether it's lakeside or a premier resort, no detail is too big or too small for Lake Geneva to handle. Make it a week long "fling before the ring" vacation before saying your I dos.



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Planning a destination wedding where your guests get a fun vacation out of your celebration? Lake Geneva creates a stress-free wedding planning experience allowing your time here to feel more like a carefully planned vacation. Let us help you create a special and meaningful day of events, ensuring every moment is cherished and well spent with close family and friends. You will find local businesses and establishments are here to make your event a fun and seamless. You can shop for your special occasion beforehand to find flowers, gifts for your wedding party and guests, décor, and so much more around Geneva Lake. Most of the wedding venues in Lake Geneva can connect you with planners and vendors to help you with all of your event details so you don't miss a beat. From locating the perfect church or officiant to finding catering, music, photography, or whatever you need to make your day as special as possible, you will not have to go anywhere else.



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Why venture anywhere else, when Lake Geneva has it all! Bring your girls for a bachelorette day before the wedding festivities start and make sure pampering is in order.  Plan a relaxing night at one of the resort spas and spend the entire next day shopping downtown for last minute wedding items. After indulging in a day of shopping schedule a day of hair, manicures and pedicures with a champagne toast for pre-wedding hair and makeup trials.  Getting married during the summer or fall? Make sure to plan a day at the lake sunning on the beach, walking the shore path, or take a boat tour around the lake, taking in the views of the historical homes and beautiful landscape.  After a day of fun in the sun, retreat back to your resort/hotel for cocktails, massages and gourmet desserts delivered poolside. Groomsmen can tee off at one or more of the numerous legendary golf courses around Lake Geneva or try their hand at some axe throwing or billiards. Once you are back together you can enjoy resort amenities like the outdoor pool, lounge, fire pit, and upscale restaurants to round out your celebration before the big day.



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That's not all!  Lake Geneva is home to endless activities to keep your bridal party busy before the big day. Take a rehearsal dinner cruise along the lake, bond with your girls at a bachelor/bachelorette party on a group zip lining adventure, attend a magic show, escape the CLUE Room, or dine around town.  With over 50 different restaurants from five star dining, to fireside lounges overlooking endless sunsets, Lake Geneva has everything you need all within a five minute drive or a short stroll. You will find an endless array of different tastes, views, styles, and appetizing menus to satisfy any palate.  From American cuisine, to Italian, to Mediterranean, Lake Geneva will satisfy even the pickiest foodie in your party. For a full list of your eating options, from high-end dining, to local bars, taverns, and grills visit our restaurant listings. We have categorized every Lake Geneva detail for you, so all you have to do is choose.



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The wedding trend today, entails making a grand entrance, the goal being to leave a wildly large impression on wedding guests. Today's brides are not sacrificing any details, meaning the sky's the limit and their entrance is of top priority, placing it right up there with their dress of choice. Go big or go home! So here are some rather creative ideas for making any couple the center of attention for the decade! Arrive to your lakeside venue in style on one of the historic boats from the Lake Geneva Cruise Line. Or, be whisked away from your ceremony on a romantic hot air balloon ride around Geneva Lake before landing at your venue. Now that's arriving in style!  If you prefer the more traditional route, a private limo ride, trolley ride, or chauffeur from the ceremony site may be in order. Enjoy a romantic drive encircling the Lake Shore Path or famous Snake Road. Quietly take in the beautiful sites together before arriving at your final destination allowing Geneva Lake as a sunset backdrop.