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Plan Your Event At The Lodge

The Village of Hinsdale is pleased you are considering  Katherine Legge Memorial Park and Lodge (Legge pronounced "leg") for your special event. The Lodge is located on 52 beautiful acres of woodland, a perfect setting for any occasion. The land and facilities were donated to the Village of Hinsdale in 1973.

Available Space

The  Lodge has a maximum facility capacity of up to 250 people when utilizing both floors. The first floor can hold 120 for a seated event but can accommodate 150 when the living room furniture is removed for an additional fee. The second floor can hold a maximum of 100 people for a seated event. Event space inside the Lodge consists of the first floor, second floor and rear patio (weather permitting). Tents may be rented for additional outdoor event space. The main entrance faces the west and is ADA-accessible. Only the first floor of the Lodge is wheelchair accessible. Alcohol is permitted on  Lodge premises when served by a licensed and insured bar tender. No alcohol is permitted in the Katherine Legge Memorial Park. The Lodge is located in Cook County.


  • Audio/Visual Equipment
  • Air Conditioning
  • Upstairs Dance Floor
  • Catering Kitchen
  • Coat Check Room
  • Indoor Tables and Chairs
  • Brides Room
  • Staff
  • On-Site Parking

Additional amenities may be rented through the pre-approved vendor including but not limited to outdoor furniture, tents, indoor/outdoor dance floors, etc.

Table linens, dishes, cups and silverware can be rented or purchased through outside vendors.


Booking Availability

Available for rentals seven days per week.To schedule a tour or to meet with a staff member call 630.789.7095 or email

Preferred Professionals

The Lodge has an exclusive list of pre-approved professionals available for your convenience. Events must be catered by pre-approved service providers or a $500 outside caterer fee will be assessed. All alcohol must be delivered by a pre-approved liquor purveyor and tents and outdoor furniture must be rented through the pre-approved tent and outdoor furniture vendor.


All Lodge events require a rental fee and an additional refundable security deposit.Click on the link for a full list of policy's; subject to change.