Chevy Chase Golf Course – Wheeling, IL

Traditions at Chevy Chase Golf Course and Country Club is filled with immaculate, perfectly manicured lawns and accompanied by a clubhouse designed in the Tudor-style. Sparkling ponds, lush trees, bright flowers, and other greenery abound in this 125 acre course, making it an idyllic setting for either a simple round on the 18-hole course, or for a more important occasion, like the perfect wedding day.


The beautiful outdoor space and as well as the classy indoor clubhouse provide a variety of lovely options for a Chevy Chase Golf Course wedding. Engaged couples seeking an indoor/outdoor wedding venue in Illinois need look no further than Traditions at Chevy Chase, as they have a little of everything. Weddings of all sizes and styles can be accommodated, and the wonderful staff at this venue will work tirelessly to make every bride happy on her special day. Interested brides and grooms need only glance at the Traditions at Chevy Chase reviews on Wedding Wire to see the glowing recommendations of previous couples.

The Location

Traditions at Chevy Chase Golf Course is located in Wheeling, IL. A suburb of Chicago, the city of Wheeling combines the conveniences of being near a large city with the benefits of small-town appeal. Along with being a mere half-hour from the O’Hare International Airport, Wheeling is also home to the Chicago Executive Airport, the third busiest airport in Illinois. Out-of-state wedding guests will have no problems getting to a wedding at the Chevy Chase Golf Course venue.


Being so close to Chicago has numerous added benefits when it comes to wedding planning. The bridal party can enjoy a bachelor or bachelorette party in the big city with ease. Guests will love being able to sight-see, either before or after the wedding day, and will also have tons of choices for lodging. The bride and groom will also have countless options for their rehearsal dinner, post-wedding brunch, or bridal luncheon.

The Golf Course

The golf course itself is a huge perk for couples wishing to marry at Traditions at Chevy Chase. 18 holes and 125 acres of sprawling, grassy lawns make this course beautiful and enjoyable. The groom can enjoy quality time with his groomsmen with a golf outing before the wedding rehearsal, and guests who arrive early for the wedding festivities will have something to keep them busy until the ceremony begins. The huge amount of picturesque outdoor space will also be a pleasure for the photographer, as wedding photos at Chevy Chase Golf Course will be vivid and beautiful.

Indoor Weddings

Brides and grooms who prefer an indoor ceremony or reception have three different options at the Chevy Chase Golf Course clubhouse. The newest of these is the Devonshire Room, a lovely banquet room that is most suitable for a Traditions at Chevy Chase Golf Course wedding reception. Enough space for up to 260 seated guests, an attached outdoor patio, and a bar make this space ideal for any indoor wedding reception. Unlike tradition banquet rooms, the Devonshire Room is sleek and modern, boasting gorgeous wood floors and large windows.


Larger wedding receptions will fit perfectly in the Grand Ballroom at Chevy Chase. Up to 500 guests can easily be accommodated in this room, allowing the bride and groom to invite whomever they please. Guests arrive in this space through the Grand Foyer, which is complete with a large, horseshoe-shaped bar. What a perfect place to enjoy a cocktail before dinner! This space is equally suitable for a ceremony or a reception- or both. Cocktail hour can be held in the Grand Foyer as the ballroom is being flipped.


The Abbey is the final indoor space at Chevy Chase. The smallest, it has a capacity for up to 200 guests, making it perfect for a more intimate wedding reception. A large wooden dance floor and a staging area for the bridal party to sit in the limelight are the crown jewels of this wedding space.

Outdoor Weddings

For engaged couples preferring a more natural setting for their vows or reception, Traditions at Chevy Chase has lovely outdoor options as well. The patio adjacent to the Grand Ballroom can hold up to 300 seated guests, making it an ideal outdoor ceremony location. The Devonshire Patio is another lovely area perfect for weddings of 130 guests or less, and this patio boasts majestic views of the golf course and a waterfall.


Couples also have the option of a ceremony right on the green, giving a bright, open-air feel to the wedding. Wedding photography at the Chevy Chase Golf Course will be a dream with so many wonderful outdoor spaces to choose from.


Brides can choose from several Chevy Chase Golf Course packages for their wedding day. Each package varies, but any size wedding can be accommodated, from a small gathering with a handful of close friends, to a huge party of 500 people. Packages come inclusive of things such as a bridal suite, multi-course dinners, excellent wedding planners, pre-wedding tastings, and more. The cost of a wedding at Traditions at Chevy Chase Golf Course will vary depending on the package selected, but brides can rest easy knowing that there are great options for any budget.