Our Elopement Package offers you the opportunity to avoid all the stress and anxiety associated with planning a traditional wedding. Hawk Valley Retreat & Cottages makes your day beautiful and affordable. Our Elopement Package includes: officiant, wedding bouquet and boutonniere in your selected color, small wedding cake, and a flash drive of photos taken during the ceremony by us. A $200.00 non-refundable deposit required. There is an additional charge of $10.00/person for any guests attending the ceremony.
$525/couple plus lodging.
Things to know about getting married in Jo Daviess County.
Marriage licenses must be purchased in the County you are intending to get married. Licenses must be applied for at least one day in advance of the date of your wedding. The Jo Daviess County Courthouse does not process marriage licenses after 3:00pm on Friday’s. Visit or call the Jo Daviess County Clerk’s Office for more information. Couples must be present prior to that time to fill out the necessary paperwork. Witnesses are not necessary in the State of Illinois.