Where Promises Are Made
A hidden gem showcasing Minnesota’s natural beauty, Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center is the ideal location for your wedding celebration. Our 150-acre setting provides privacy for a truly personal experience and exceptional natural backdrops for your ceremony, reception, and wedding photos. You and your guests will enjoy delicious locally sourced cuisine freshly prepared by our trained chef and presented by our caring staff. And with overnight accommodations right onsite, planning for your big day just got that much easier.
Tree-lined grounds and native wildflower gardens create the perfect backdrop for wedding and family photos.
Venue Rental Details
Ceremony: The venue rental fee includes our regular inventory of chairs, basic audio visual equipment, the sacristy, a table or podium for the guest book and unity candle, piano and organ. Guest book, unity candle, and all decorations are the responsibility of the wedding couple.
Reception: Included in your banquet fees are our regular inventory of tables, chairs, glassware, dishes, flatware, set up, clean up and meal service. Wedding couples may rent alternative supplies from an outside vendor.
Catering: Mount Olivet Conference & Retreat Center is proud to provide on-site food catering for all events on our property. Wedding couples may hire a licensed, outside bartender for wine, beer, and champagne from our list of approved vendors.
Deposit Policies: 50% of your total venue rental and reception fees must be received at the time the contract is signed. This confirms your reservation.
Final Billing: The total contract amount must be paid in full 30 days prior to the reserved date. Within 30 days of the event, payment for add-on guests occurs at the time of confirmation.
Cancellation: Cancellation 60 days in advance of your wedding date will result in forfeiture of your deposit. Cancellation within 30 days of the wedding date results in payment of the event as if it occurred.