Tall Oaks Barn – Wedding Dashboard

Welcome to our Wedding Dashboard!

We are so excited you have chosen Tall Oaks Barn as your wedding venue! This dashboard was created to help you plan for you big day. We have included vendor recommendation information and planning information!

Address: 17722 Lageman Ln. Brighton, IL 62012

Phone Numbers (call or text):
Lindy, 618-798-1004
Alyssa, 618-623-1318
Lauren, 618-798-1004

E-mail: talloaksbarnvenue@gmail.com

Planning Help

Welcome to planning help! This is a spot for you to find information and photos to help you along the way. Let us know if you have any questions!

Don’t forget these items are INCLUDED in your package:

  • Use of grounds for engagement & wedding photos
  • Save the Date photo in front of the barn along with a card design (please contact Lauren or Alyssa to schedule this. Button for Save the Date design options below)
  • Planning consultation with wedding day schedule created (please contact Lauren or Alyssa to schedule this)
  • Wedding day coordinator
  • Use of our decoration collection (button to view photo gallery below)
  • Wooden head table and chairs that seat 12 on one side, including bride and groom.
  • Rectangular tables and chairs to seat 170 guests. Tall round tables with bar stools for 30 guests.
  • Separate outdoor ceremony seating (this will be bench seating and will be ready for all 2024 weddings)
  • Large, custom built rustic bar on wheels
  • 3 wooden arbors. Traditional arbor for use inside the barn. Hexagon arbor for use inside, in front of the barn or by the lake. Tree branch arbor for use by the lake.
  • Repurposed horse trailer that can be used for an outdoor bar or a photo booth.
  • Outdoor games including corn hole, oversized Jenga and Connect 4
  • We will setup tables, chairs and ceremony seating. It will be ready for you to decorate when you arrive on Friday!
  • Clean up! Just stop by on Monday to pick up your personal belongings.

“Package Credit” Vendor Information

Alyssa Gilleland Photography

$300 Credit included with your Tall Oaks Barn package

Alyssa & Lauren are two of the owners at Tall Oaks Barn who have a combination of 15+ years of photography experience. Alyssa runs a successful photography business and together they exclusively capture wedding photos at Tall Oaks Barn.

Alyssa: (618) 623-1318 (call or text)

JM Video Productions

$300 Credit included with your Tall Oaks Barn package
We deliver high-quality videos that tell your wedding story in a captivating and engaging way. Trust JM Video Productions to make your wedding day moments last a lifetime.

Joe Moran: 618-444-4799 (call or text)

View Video Sample

Big Daddy’s BBQ

$300 Credit*  included with your Tall Oaks Barn package
Must meet $2,000 order min. to use credit

Rick Carr: (618) 531-7148

Big Daddys BBQ is a full service catering company. We will create a wedding menu that is customizable to your taste, style, and even dietary needs. We can cater your cocktail house in addition to your reception.

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Other Vendor Recommendations

Extra Special Vendors we love are listed below!

The Nomad Mobile Bar

Bringing bartending to your backyard, or wherever you are. Our passions of mixology, great beer, good people, and unique style are sure to bring the perfect pop to your next big occasion!

Nixon Chicks Decor

The Nixon Chicks specializes in the rental of vintage/ rustic and elegant decor and props.  Our goal is to help you have the wedding of your dreams without breaking the bank!  You can rent just a few items or hire Angela to decorate for you.

Angela Puskar: (618) 729-9304(call or text)

Riverbend Flower Farm

Riverbend Flower Farm would be honored to grow your wedding flowers! Whether you would like a DIY-style wholesale order or a customized flower plan, we are determined to brighten your day with our sustainable, in-season, locally grown flowers!
Katie Canale: (618) 823-1000 (call or text)

Authentic Beauty

Wedding make-up artist. Are you seeking stunning, long-lasting make-up for your special day? Look no further! 

Brittani Bouman: (402) 378-2899 (call or text)

Udderly Delicious Cupcakes & Bombs

Providing cupcakes for weddings

Bekki Melson: (618) 210-6395

Becky Groppel

Wedding Pianist

Helping make your special day beautiful, intimate and memorable.