Event Rentals

Midway Village Museum
Exclusive Catering Partners

Our catering partners have taken great care of our guests for a long time they are familiar with the property and act as an extension of our staff. Please note for 2017 the Catering Partners listed below will be the Exclusive Vendors for all Rental Events.



We are proud to be Rockford’s finest, most reliable local catering company, ABC Catering, Ltd. “A Better Choice Catering!” Combining more than 30 years of professional catering expertise, ABC Catering is here to help with all of your catering needs. Our expert catering staff, delicious, gourmet foods, and unbeatable prices make us a must for your next event. Planning for the “Big Day?” You want a catering team who makes planning simple, dependable, and enjoyable. So, whether it’s a wedding, picnic, corporate dinner, or impressing the guests, ABC Catering is here for you! We have an endless variety of catering ideas to fit any budget. We also have catering services for those last minute and unexpected events as well. Let us take care of the food and service while you entertain your guests. All it takes is a phone call to ABC, and we will have your catering covered!

Phone: (815) 316-3016
Website: ABCCatering.net



Wedding receptions, rehearsal dinners, graduations, baptisms/ showers, anniversaries, memorial luncheons, brunches, any event/any occasion. We have over 60 years of food production experience at your service. We combine old world values with a modern culinary flair. From buffet, family style, plated dinners to a la carte, from casual to elegantly simple to simply elegant, our catering menus feature unique selections plus our service and attention to details sets us apart. Experience the tradition.

Phone: (815) 965-8604
Website: PenguinFoods.net


Book your next group or family gathering at the Machine Shed. Whether you’re planning a weekly business meeting, a holiday dinner or simply looking for an excuse to gather the entire family, this is the place! We combine a unique, casual atmosphere with the best cooking around. We’ll work with you to design a perfect menu for your guests. Our chefs love to create the perfect meal and can prepare anything from “wedding elegant” to “picnic casual”. We will work with you to select the menu that makes your reception, rehearsal dinner or business meeting special.

Phone: (815) 229-3276
Website: www.machineshed.com


Famous Dave’s Catering is ideal when you want your event to be delicious, memorable, and stress-free. Our trained catering team brings the food, buffet tables, tablecloths, and chafing dishes, sets it up, serves if you want, and cleans. Every Detail covered! We bring your feast and set everything up. (Minimum order size may apply). Stress free and simple!

Phone: (815) 636-0300
Website: http://www.famousdaves.com/Rockford

broadway florists


For flower arrangements that are perfect for any occasion, choose Broadway Florist. We have been in the flower business here in Rockford, IL, for over 85 years. Are you in the process of planning for your big day? Congrats! You may have heard there are a few areas where you don’t want to skimp. Photography, food, and the dress are certainly a few, but you also want to have a beautiful flower presentation that complements and enhances your special day. Contact Broadway Florist to do your planning and cross flowers off the list!

Phone: (815) 968-0825
Website: www.broadwayflorist.com


We are a sweets boutique specializing in cupcakes of many flavors (we have over 100), and love coming up with creative new ones! We also provide wedding cakes, party cakes for any occasion, and sweet table arrangements if dessert is more what you’re looking for!

Website: www.halocupcake.com
Phone: (815) 282-1225

For additional details or to view the facilities, call David Byrnes, at 815-397-9112, ext. 103 or david.byrnes@midwayvillage.com.