Welcome to

The Chateau

the perfect place to start.


The Chateau is settled on twenty-one beautiful acres of vineyards, trees, and gardens, ten minutes outside of Ankeny, Iowa. With vast amount of space for seating guests and two full time event coordinators to think of every detail and ease your mind, we have it all! Come out and see our breathtaking grounds and the magnificent facility, it's sure to win your heart. 





Our facility can host up to 300 people in the Main Banquet Room, with space for guests to socialize in the Cocktail Room, which boasts a full-service bar and ceiling-high stone fireplace. Hold an outdoor ceremony in front of our beautifully restored gazebo with a paved aisle and sprawling vineyard as a backdrop, or choose to have your ceremony inside of our 6,700 square foot facility with vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and windows which allow for plenty of natural light. We have two full time event coordinators who are excited to help you plan and carry out your dream wedding!



Say "I Do" at our beautiful outdoor ceremony site. The Chateau is fully equipped with an elegant gazebo, white garden chairs to seat your guests, electric access for your musical entertainment and a coordinator to ensure everything goes perfectly from the first step down the aisle to the very last! Worried about weather? We have indoor ceremony options as well!



Celebrate the start of your new life together with all of your family and friends in our large banquet room and attached cocktail room. With over 60 different color options for linens and champagne chiavari chairs around every guest table, all decor looks effortlessly beautiful! Are you feeling a full seated meal, or just a cocktail style soiree? Either way, we can accommodate the set up you need! 


We believe that food is one of the most important parts of any wedding - as long as guests are full, they are happy! We pride ourselves on hearty, home cooked meal options for your guests - served buffet style or plated. Have a specific caterer in mind for your big day? Talk to us about bringing in a licensed and insured caterer! 

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Our full service bar is conveniently stocked with bottled beer, wine and premium liquor. Wanting to host kegs of beer or cases of wine for your guests? We've got you covered! We are more than willing to make sure our bar is stocked with what your guests want - so special requests are welcome! With bartenders provided by the facility, choose to host or go full cash, either way we are happy to serve! 

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We specialize in corporate parties, galas and benefits! Our 6,700 square foot facility with vaulted ceilings, hard wood floors and ceiling-high stone fireplace, can hold up to 300 people in the Main Banquet Room, with space for guests to socialize in the Cocktail Room. With our full service bar, and a variety of host and cash options, your guests can enjoy any drink of their choosing. You can even treat your guests to a wine tasting or tour of the vineyard! Decide on the set up that is best for your event and we will arrange it for you! We have two full time event coordinators to help you plan and carry out your ideal corporate party.  

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The Chateau achieves that feeling of "escaping", while still being close to the Des Moines Metro! Find us off of the Elkhart exit on Interstate 35, right northwest of Ankeny. Having trouble finding us? Give us a call at 515.367.7933 or search for our address 15065 NE White Oak Dr., Cambridge, IA 50046. 


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