Special Occasions

If the occasion is special, so are the people.

Make your special occasion an event to be cherished for years to come by joining us at East Silent Lake Resort – Minnesota’s premier family resort. From small, intimate celebrations to a party with a hundred people, East Silent Lake Resort provides the perfect setting and warm and friendly hospitality. You leave very little to be desired when you choose from our state-of-the-art event spaces and facilities, upscale vacation homes, lakeside cabins, guest suites and culinary services to please even the most sophisticated palate. Whether it’s a family reunion, anniversary, birthday, bachelor or bachelorette party, girlfriends’ getaway or just a family vacation, let us help you make the most of your precious time together and create lasting memories.

Examples of Special Occasions at East Silent Lake Resort

  • Weddings
  • Family reunions
  • Corporate retreats
  • Holiday parties
  • Birthday parties
  • Anniversaries
  • Girlfriends’ getaway
  • Fantasy football draft

Destination Weddings in Minnesota’s “Lakes Country”

With sparkling East Silent Lake as the backdrop and a perfect blend of lodging, dining and event locations, you and your guests can enjoy your entire wedding in one venue. Our facilities provide a charming mix of indoor and outdoor event spaces. We can accommodate all your wedding event needs from ceremonies, receptions, dances, rehearsal dinners, beach barbeques and more.

Our event coordinators provide friendly service to customize your wedding and will attend to all the last-minute details so you can relax and enjoy the day! Your family and friends will be delighted by the endless list of things to do. Your guests can fish, hike or relax by the lake, or enjoy many free guest activities.

The Packages at East Silent*

Otter Tail Package
Less Than 100 Guests
$4,000

#BeEastSilent Package
100-150 Guests
$4,500

#Destination Package
150-200 Guests
$5,000

All Packages Include:

  • Use of lodge, pavilion, and grounds all weekend
  • Ceremony on the beach
  • Tents and tent sides
  • Tables and skirts
  • Chairs
  • Honeymoon cabin
  • Vendor coordination

The Difference at East Silent

  • Personalized weddings
  • Ceremony on the beach
  • Perfect for smaller, intimate weddings
  • Immaculate lodge included for reception
  • Variety of lodging options on site
  • Ideal setup for all-in-one venue

*Does not include food, drinks, lodging or tax.

Wedding Meals

The food at your wedding is undoubtedly one of the most important elements of the whole event. Events at East Silent are catered exclusively by the Blackboard. Their accomplished on-site chef prepares meals using fresh, seasonal ingredients with a surprisingly creative touch. From champagne toasts to savory hors d’oeuvres to spectacular dinners to the celebration dance, the Blackboards professional staff can customize an experience that will make your wedding day unforgettable! While there is no limit to what we can prepare, get your juices flowing with these sample menus.

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