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North Shore

Wadsworth, IL


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North Shore

4555 W Yorkhouse Rd, Wadsworth, IL 60083

Northern Illinois hideaway: acres of gardens & spacious grand ballroom.  

North Shore by Wedgewood Weddings is now known as 'Encore' operated by Enrichment Enterprises  - a revered organization dedicated to exceptional hospitality and events in Illinois. This beautiful venue will continue to be open for every type of event. Here at Wedgewood Weddings, we're delighted to work with Enrichment Enterprises as they're known for customer excellence and delivering unparalleled events. For more information or to book a venue tour, please visit  

A natural Illinois beauty, this versatile venue sets a rustically charming foundation for your best day ever! Enjoy your choice of multiple ceremony sites and ballrooms at this garden sanctuary surrounded by majestic pines, sun-kissed water, and a babbling waterfall. Experience ultimate flexibility, romantic seclusion, and natural beauty at this marvelous hideaway.

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North Shore Features:
  • Multiple Ceremony Sites and Reception Rooms
  • Extensive Recent Renovations
  • Cozy Indoor Fireplaces
  • VIP Approved Get-ready Rooms

North Shore



We no longer host events at this venue. Instead, we have alternative gorgeous locations for you to explore. From coast to coast and north to south - our wedding venues offer every style across a range of price options. Explore, rustic, chic, romantic ceremony and reception locations to suit your style. Check out our recommended wedding locations! 
Sitting on 66,000 beautiful square feet, 'Encore' is a classic venue with unique nature enhancements. Whether couples hold their event indoors or out, the floor-to-ceiling windows allow guests to enjoy the mature landscaping and the expansive terrace. For couples looking for a cozy, intimate affair, you'll find inviting fireplaces, tranquil polished mirrors, or eye-catching stonework backdrops in the spacious indoor reception rooms.
Recent Love Notes
Thank you so much for making our wedding one of the best days of our lives. I am so happy we chose your venue; I would not have changed a thing.
Courtney & Johnny
North Shore
My wedding day was absolutely amazing! I loved everything about it, and it truly was the best day ever. The whole team was absolutely amazing.
Rossyvette & Will
North Shore
Wedgewood Weddings made it possible for us to have the wedding of our dreams without breaking our budget. And to top it off, the whole process was stress-free!
Jenny & Mark
North Shore

North Shore


A natural Illinois beauty, this versatile venue sets a rustically charming foundation for your best day ever!




Our clients love how easy and stress-free it is to plan with us. Our all-inclusive, customizable packages provide peace of mind. Your guests will be amazed... but you'll know how easy it really was!

Explore the extras that make our packages so special.

Packages & Pricing

Event Planning: Where We Do The Hard Work

Planning & Coordination

Planning assistance is available every day. Plus, a walkthrough rehearsal and ceremony coordination, so everything is flawless.

Atmospheric DJ and Music Entertainment

DJ and MC Services

Experienced DJs to set the mood for your ceremony and keep the party going with just the right atmosphere!

Customizable Invitations

Invites & Accessories

Invitations in all sizes and styles, cocktail napkins, guest books, and more… all fully customizable to match your theme.

Exclusive and significant savings

Bliss Benefits

Get exclusive supplier discounts on lots of wedding standards and fripperies: attire, transportation, hotels, and more...

Beautiful Table Centerpieces

Table Centerpieces

Our trusted artisans will work with you to create focal points styled specifically to your color palette and wedding décor.

food and drink

Food & Beverages

A decadent and tasty menu filled with gourmet favorites developed by our award-winning culinary team. Oh, and plenty of fine wines, beers, and liquor...




Build Your Own Classic Premier Elite
Food & Beverage
Meal Service
All meals are served with fresh baked bread and butter, delicious salad, and ample sides. A 'Duet Plate' is served at the table with two entrées.
2-Entrée Buffet
2-Entrée Buffet
3-Entrée Buffet or Duet Plate
3-Entrée Buffet or Duet Plate
Vegetable & Cheese Platters
Choice of Six: Hot & Chilled Options
Choice of Six: Hot & Chilled Options
Wedding Cake
Customize your wedding cake with a choice of styles (like tiered, cupcakes, or pies) and flavors, and decorations...
Bar Service
Treat your guests with an open bar, so they do not have to reach for their wallets, or choose a cash bar. Tea, coffee, juices, and soda are included in all packages, except Build Your Own.
Cash Bar
Beer, Wine & Well Spirits
Beer, Wine & Top-Shelf Spirits
Champagne & Cider Toast
Wine with Meal
Placed on the table for guests to enjoy. Select the variety that best suits your tastes and your meal choices.
Entertainment & Décor
You get plenty of time to celebrate with your guests (plus secret extra time before and after your event so you can prepare and relax)
Chairs & Linens
Fresh florals are a great way to add extra color and personalize your event.
Custom Fresh Floral
Custom Fresh Floral
Invitations & Accessories
Design custom invitations to match your wedding theme.
DJ & MC Services
Accent Lighting
Pump up the atmosphere and make your reception pop!
Grand Sparklers
Full height cool-touch indoor fireworks. These are extra safe thanks to the wonders of modern technology.
  Build Your Own Classic Premier Elite



Wedding Pricing Explained

Packages by # Guests    +
  Ceremony & Venue      +
   Service & Tax       =
Your Incredible Wedding

While this sounds like something we can all agree with, it’s incredible how complicated wedding pricing can get. You should also get all your pricing upfront so you can easily find out what everything costs and decide what you can afford.

That’s our philosophy, and we’ll give you a unique pricing proposal during your personalized venue tour. Why at the free tour? A tour helps us understand your wedding wish list and help you clearly see how your wedding can take shape.

Want the pricing now? That’s good too. Download our PDF to find out the ballpark numbers for your wedding. These will only be ballpark because all our packages are customizable. You can add or subtract the services and features you want to tailor your event to your needs.

Our pricing is based on four areas. First, you decide on your package level and multiply it by the number of guests. Then you add the ceremony and venue price for the season and day of the week you're considering. Finally, you'll add your service charge and state tax. Our team will help you hone as you customize your package. As you can see, we include all the big-ticket items like the venue, the décor, and the catering so your wedding budget can work harder.

Packages & Pricing


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