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Weddings & Receptions at The Opinicon 2023

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Westport - 25kmPerth - 50kmKingston - 50kmOttawa - 125kmPerfectly placed along the shores of Opinicon Lake, TheOpinicon is a living piece of history on the Rideau CanalSystem - a United Nations World Heritage Site. Our Location Originally a rustic fishing lodge, the property hasevolved over time, welcoming multiple generationsof families year after year. With over a century ofhospitality and warmth radiating from its buildingsand surrounded by natural wonders, this uniquelocation has everything you could want for anunforgettable event. Nestled in Chaffey’s Lock, Ontario, The Opinicon isconveniently located at the mid-point of Ontario’sbustling big cities. 1697 Chaffey's Lock Rd.Elgin, Ontario, Canada 1.613.359.5233 THE OPINICON

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COMMITMENT - The Opinicon is a unique and exclusive venue forweddings, with a limited number of dates available each year. Weaim for memories and experiences, not volume.SERVICES - Weddings are limited to a total guest count of 120 orfewer and require the selection of one of our wedding packages.As The Opinicon remains the heart of the local community, weare open May to Thanksgiving to the public, including the pub,ice cream shop, and waterfront services.PLANNING - Your wedding day should be as enjoyable and stress-free as possible, with all details expertly organized, planned andexecuted. Working in partnership with Vogue & Rogue Weddings,the Opinicon has thoughtfully created wedding packages toensure that every detail is as perfect as our lakeside setting.Services

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Versatile indoor / outdoor optionsto choose from for your ceremonyWedding ceremony & receptionconcept, theme & overall designconsultation with an experiencedWedding Designer *Dedicated, experienced staffincluding our Event PlannerWedding Day Coordinator toexecute your wedding planLicensed Wedding OfficiantWedding Packages"The Willow"Venue fee plus all of the above, starting at $10,500.*Additional Custom décor & rentals are available for a fee .Exclusive use of Rideau House for one night (King Bedroom,Queen Bedroom & Double Bedroom)Exclusive use of the Dining Room, the Alford Room & TikiLounge including gathering spaces on the property

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"The Juniper"Wedding PackagesExclusive use of Rideau House for one night(King Bedroom, Queen Bedroom & DoubleBedroom)Exclusive use of the Dining Room, the AlfordRoom & Tiki Lounge including gatheringspaces on the propertyGuest Transportation within 50 KMsVersatile indoor/outdoor options for yourceremonyDedicated, experienced staff including aWedding Designer working directly with youto create your theme & overall design forboth your Ceremony & Wedding ReceptionEvent Planner & day of Wedding DayCoordinator to execute your plan & logistics(Including all vendor coordination &troubleshooting)Custom linen selections, including, tablecloths, runners & overlays, backdrops - basicdécor *Floral Bridal Bouquet & Groom Boutonniere *Bridal Hair & Makeup*Photographer (up to 6 hours) *Officiant, Wedding Rehearsal & Itinerary Music/ 1 DJ, sound system for reception *Venue fee plus all of the above, starting at $16,500*Additional services, products and rentals areavailable for a fee

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"MAPLE PACKAGE " "SPRUCE PACKAGE" "TIKI PACKAGE " OROR CURRATED WEDDINGS MAXIMUM- 35 PEOPLE SMALL & INTIMATE Brunch on the Veranda $4,999Dinner on the Veranda $5,999 Canapes & Cocktails in the Tiki Lounge / Private Function $5,500Included *For each table based on number of guests. **Outside or Inside weather dependent Brunch or Dinner or Cocktails & CanapesRomantic Dinner for Two - Taste Testing Complimentary Red & White Wine*Opinicon Venue - Wedding Ceremony **Wedding Officiant, LicenseDay Of Wedding Coordinator Bride's Nosegay & Groom Boutonniere Music Play List Not Included Photographer / Decor for tables / Reception / DancingTaxes & 20% gratuity to be applied at final billling.

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The Tiki LoungeLocated above the Dining Room, this tiki-inspired lounge willbeckon your guests to relax, enjoy the lakeside view, cozy up in thesunken lounge complete with retro fireplace, and relish in our warmhospitality. The Lounge also includes a staffed bar for drink serviceand access to the grand old porch.Total Capacity - 90 Full Rounds 60 People (6 per table)Reception Setup (with cocktail tables)80 peopleGrand front porch off the main gathering space. Retro furnishings with Tiki inspired accentsSunken Lounge complete with custom built in seatingLocated directly across from the Alford RoomPool table & vintage inspired arcade gameWHAT MAKES IT SPECIAL & electric fireplace overlooking the water were your guests can continue to celebrate

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The Alford RoomLocated above the Pub, this room was designed specifically forgroup functions, complete with harvest style tables andexposed rafters. The room can also accommodate a small stage.Total Capacity - 100Full Rounds - 60 People (6 per table)Theatre Seating- 100 people (rows of 10)Grand front porch off the main meeting spaceLocated directly across from the Tiki Lounge were your guestscan continue to celebrate Vaulted ceilings with exposed beamsNatural wood finishing's & rustic accentsAir Conditioning or beautiful cross breezesBeautiful light / sun streaming for photosDirect access to Washrooms WHAT MAKES IT SPECIAL

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The Dining RoomRestored back to its former glory, this classically elegant roomhas beautiful views of Opinicon Lake and the property’ssprawling treed grounds.Total Capacity 120 Three distinct spaces,including a grand main room& two interior porches withgorgeous unobstructed viewsof Opinicon LakeThis well appointed dinningroom is very versatile whendesigning your décor theme &seating plansThe room is washed in naturallight and tasteful naturalwood finishing's with just theright rustic accentsThe beautiful fireplace lendsitself to the perfect backdrop& focal point for the Bride &Groom's sweetheart tableWHAT MAKES IT SPECIAL

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ServiceFoodBeverageOur bar features well-appointedselections of liquor, craft beer &wines. Our sommelier-curated winelist covers many price points, withoutskimping on quality. We’re confidentthat you and your guests willrediscover an old favourite – and findnew ones – among our beer, wine,and spirits.Your meal will be prepared withmeticulous detail and served in abeautiful, warm setting. Our trademark is personalizedservice in a remarkable environment.As a testament to the lodge’s 100+years of hospitality, you will find TheOpinicon staff to be warm, friendlyand dedicated to ensuring that yourtime with us is as extraordinary as itis memorable.Our Chef has carefully gathered avariety of appetizer, entrée anddessert options for you to create theperfect menu for your special day.With a focus on gourmet dishesfeaturing fresh, locally-sourcedingredients, your wedding menu willbe sure to leave a lasting impressionwith your guests.

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Passed Hors D’ Oeuvres housemade spanakopita/ tomato jam/ fresh clipped chives *tuna poke spoons/ cucumber/ ginger tamari marinade/ micro shiso greens*pan seared chicken pincho/ mango chutney/ baby cilantro*short rib quesadilla/ guacamole/ cheddar/ overnight roasted tomatoes from $15/per person (4 per person) or $37/dozen (minimum 2 dozen of each selection) Sample Menu'Family Style' Dinner Menu Saladgreens/ pickled pears/ blue cheese/ maple chilli vinaigrette / candied pecans Entréeschicken supreme / triple cream brie / red pepper jelly whole roasted beef tenderloin / wild mushroom sauce Sidessalt roasted beets / spiced heirloom carrots twice baked fingerling potatoes / bacon / herbed sour cream Dessertflourless chocolate cake / white chocolate crème anglaise / raspberry coulis from $70/per person

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Plated Menu /4 Courses cream of gruyère cheese soup/ caramelized onions/ sourdough crostini*red beet carpaccio/ arugula/ orange segments/ chèvre/ lemon crema*chicken supreme/ baby spinach/ prosciutto/ wild mushroom & miso ragoutorCalifornia cut striploin / horseradish aioli / warm potato salad*espresso crème brûlée/ amaretti crumble/ sugar garnish from $90/per person Sample Menu

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Next Steps:Interested in taking the next step towards planning your big day? contact us at to book a visit and site tour... or feel free to contact your personalized Wedding Team below.Unique Weddings and a Stunning Venue! vogueandroguewedding@gmail.com1.613.253.6464Check out our wedding album

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Frank Fenn Photography - www.frankfennphotographer.comUnion Eleven Photographers - www.unioneleven.comColin Yardley Photography - www.colinyardley.caAmy Pinder Photography - www.amypinderphotographer.comSpecial Thanks to our talented Photographers.