The Pavilion at Sandy Pines – Demotte, IN

For engaged couples in the Chicagoland area seeking a beautiful outdoor wedding on a bright, sweeping backdrop, The Pavilion at Sandy Pines Golf Club is dream come true. With room enough for up to 200 guests, this venue can host any wedding, from a grand ball to an intimate garden vow-exchange. Located on the Sandy Pines golf course, The Pavilion boasts a serene atmosphere complete with perfectly manicured lawns and gardens, a picturesque stone stage for the ceremony, and a covered reception space. All of these beautiful surroundings make pictures at Sandy Pines a dream.


The Sandy Pines Golf Club is located in Demotte, a city in northwest Indiana. Many different hotels are available in the Demotte area, so the bride and groom can rest easy knowing that there are plenty of options for their wedding guests. The Pavilion is located on the golf course property, which means the groom and his groomsmen will have plenty of fun in the days leading up the ceremony. Those enjoying the golf course during the wedding weekend will love dining on classic American food when they stop for lunch at SP19: American Kitchen & Bar, the onsite restaurant at the club. A Sandy Pines wedding in Demotte, IN will be convenient and enjoyable for all in attendance.


A stone wall and matching stage, complete with crisp white pillars, set the backdrop for every Pavilion at Sandy Pines wedding. A sweeping lawn flows from the stage, allowing plenty of space for guest seating and an aisle runner. Not much décor is needed due to the well- manicured gardens and lawn, but the stone wall and pillars are a lovely canvas to add any décor that the bride may want, including tulle, flowers, or candles. The stage has plenty of room for a large bridal party or for any type of unity ceremony the couple may choose. A sound system is included in the rental of this venue, allowing for microphones to be used during the ceremony. Live instruments or pre-recorded ceremony music can also be played through the sound system. The wide open space the Sandy Pines Golf Course means that wedding guests will enjoy a nice breeze to cool them as they wait for the ceremony to begin, and let’s not forget that view! No guest will tire of sitting amid such natural beauty.


There is a lovely covered, open-air outdoor space available for Sandy Pines wedding receptions. This is also a wonderful back-up plan should inclement weather interfere with an outdoor ceremony and the event must be moved under cover. The reception space has room enough for 200 guests, and overflow tables can be placed on the lawn surrounding the covered pavilion. The available fire pit adds a warm glow to any post-sunset event, provides a bit of warmth on chilly evenings, and can be used as a fun way to serve desserts like toasted marshmallows. The open-air style of this venue allows for guests and bridal party alike to enjoy the beautiful views and pristine atmosphere of the Sandy Pines Golf Course.


The rental of The Pavilion comes with many amenities, including a sound system, fire pit, tables and chairs, ample parking, a bridal suite, and multiple menu options. The bridal suite is an excellent perk as all the preparations for the day can be done on-site and captured by the photographer.

Catering & Vendors

All Sandy Pines Golf Course weddings are catered on-site. There are a large range of menu options for the couple’s choosing, including cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, entrées, sides, and even kid’s meals. All catering packages include table linens. The staff at The Pavilion will gladly help the bride and groom in selecting outside vendors for services such as florists and DJs, and can even provide the couple with a list of recommended vendors they have worked with previously. A Sandy Pines wedding means no detail goes unnoticed and no need goes unmet. One only needs to read Sandy Pines reviews on Wedding Wire to see what a pleasure this venue and the staff can be. At The Pavilion at Sandy Pines, Demotte, IN, every bride is a priority.

Other Events

The Pavilion is available to host other events leading up to the wedding, including bridal showers, luncheons, and rehearsal dinners. What better way to introduce your friends, family, and bridal party members to the venue than by inviting them to enjoy it prior to the wedding! This will also give the bride a chance to get more familiar with the space so she can envision the décor and seating arrangements she will want on her big day. Check out photos of this gorgeous venue at its website: You won’t be disappointed in what The Pavilion at Sandy Pines can offer.