Wedding Venue History | The Barn at Fairview Acres

Why Us?

Extra Mile Amenities

specialty drinks for the bride and groom

Specialty Drinks

Walk away from your wedding day with CASH for your honeymoon! Have you ever had a drink named after you? Have a drink for the bride and groom and 50% of the proceeds from those drinks will go right to the bride and groom.

Want to learn more about these drinks? Read our blog and watch our explanation video here!


On-Site Entertainment

There is so much to do and see on the property and it is all at your disposal for the duration of your use of the venue. You have access to the Courtyard, Pond, Corncrib, and surrounding land. There are yard games, a fire pit, and some of the beautiful Illinois Prairie Trails to walk.


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Groom Bin

The Groom Bin is a newly renovated grain bin with a loft. Tucked inside you will find a pool table, video games, a smart TV, bathroom and showers. Hot coffee will be available and a mini-fridge stocked with 12 beverages just for you.


two story bridal suite

2-Story Bridal Suite

The Bridal Suite is a stunning new space with tons of mirror space and loads of electrical outlets where you will love getting ready for your big day. It is a private and comfortable space with ideal lighting for your makeup and photos. We will provide drinks and champagne or wine and snacks, you just enjoy!


designated driver shuttle service

Designated Driver Services

There are numerous hotel chains available within 15 miles of The Barn at Fairview Acres. We provide 12 person passenger delivery, providing 4 trips to and from hotels in Monmouth or Burlington to the Barn for safety and convenience if needed.


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Giving Back

10% of all of our profits will be going to local charities. Also, we offer a 5% military / veterans / law enforcement discount.  This is very important to us.  From the owners Dan & Cristy Potts: Our fathers were both in the Air Force, and it is something close to both of our hearts. If you have any questions just ask! 


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Custom Snapchat Filter

We’ll create a custom Snapchat filter for just for you. Let all the buzz on your big day be about you and let your family and friends share your happiness with all their friends with a custom Snapchat filter. Having a filter just adds another level of fun to your event, and allows people to get involved more with your day.  So let’s create a #HASHTAG for your day and get creative!


Our Added Value

So many venues are listed at a lower price. What you don’t see in that price tag is the lack of amenities, even at the most basic level. Our venue has just about anything you could need for your event and so much more. Click here to read about our added value saving you time, stress, and money! You can just enjoy your wedding or event and leave the details to us.


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