Just married couple in a canoe on Lake Vermilion

Say "I do" to an Up-North Wedding

Lake Vermilion Weddings

Nestled on the shores of Lake Vermilion, Pehrson Lodge is the perfect venue for northern Minnesota weddings. Whether you envision an outdoor wedding on the shores of the lake or indoor nuptials in our classic northern lodge, we’ll make sure your special day is as charming and unique as you are. We are happy to host weddings from October through April. Fall, Spring and Winter are beautiful on Lake Vermilion. Any dates outside that window will not be possible. Additionally, please note that our maximum wedding capacity is 50 people. 

Our experienced staff will work with you to arrange all of your wedding needs, including setup and take-down. We are happy to provide ceremony and reception setup for your event. Arrange a pre-wedding massage for the bride and bridesmaids. Your family and friends will enjoy their cozy northern cabins and the many activities we offer.

When you work with Pehrson Lodge as your wedding venue, you can expect attention to the smallest details. Leave it to us so you can relax and enjoy your big day.

Outdoor wedding ceremony on the shores of Lake Vermilion

Spring and Fall Weddings

Planning a spring or fall wedding? You may choose to celebrate outdoors, under the cover of a tent or in the Main Lodge with its panoramic doors open to the lake, just outside. 

A winter table setting near the fireplace in the Main Lodge

Fall and Winter Weddings

Inviting your guests to a winter wedding? Our Lodge is spacious and filled with classic charm, even in the coldest of weather. Host your guests in the Grand Vermilion Chalet, where they will be cozy and comfortable for their stay.

"Thank you for all that you did to contribute to the beautiful wedding! Your resort was the perfect setting. We heard so many compliments about the resort and many talked about coming back next year for a vacation."


"We couldn't thank you enough for everything you did to make our wedding weekend as amazing as it was. We really feel that you went above and beyond."

-The Heggs