Weddings at Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel Ministries is the ideal choice for events.  This beautiful, private setting on Lake Carlos near Alexandria, Minnesota provides an unforgettable back drop for your family and friends to gather for any special occasion.

This lakeside wedding venue provides abundant opportunities for beautiful family memorable moments. You can choose to have a lakeside ceremony overlooking Lake Carlos, an indoor wedding ceremony in our Chapel, a wedding reception, dance and even Groom’s Dinner in the Lodge.

The Chapel is a perfect facility to for a wedding ceremony any time of the year. The bright, open space with lakeside views accommodates up to 350 guests.

Have your ceremony officiated by your own pastor or meet with one of our staff pastors. They would be honored to unite you in marriage with the Lord.

The Lodge reception facilities can accommodate up to 200 guests.  We are flexible so you can feel free set up a floor plan to accommodate your guests and head table. Our experienced staff will help you design the delicious menu and wedding celebration you wish to create. We can provide appetizers or several meal options to suit a variety of budgets.

Some couples choose to have their wedding ceremony here at Mount Carmel with their reception at another location.

The Lodge can be a great option for Groom’s Dinners following your wedding rehearsal.

With high comfort motel style rooms and new cabins, your guests can stay the entire wedding weekend at this one location enjoying the beauty of Central Minnesota’s lake country.

Find more information on housing options here

Wedding Ceremony/Reception Facilities Rental Fees

Mount Carmel Chapel Only + 2 rooms for changing/gathering $1,300.00
Mount Carmel Lodge Only $1,200.00
Mount Carmel Chapel + Mount Carmel Lodge $2,500.00

Deposits & Payments
A non-refundable deposit of $500 and a separate damage deposit are due immediately to secure the date you wish to reserve. Once the details of the wedding are determined a signed contract is also due to finalized the reservation. The balance of the facility rental and catering fees are due on the day before the wedding.

For more information, to check date availability, or to make a reservation, please contact our Wedding Coordinator Heidi at (320) 846-2744 or email her at