The windy city is also the 3rd largest city in the United States. It is a sprawling metropolis with tons of lovely neighborhoods. Those from the Midwest know Chicago as the major city to where most young professionals who attend university move after graduating. In the summertime, street festivals abound and everyone comes out of their hibernation to enjoy the amazing weather, beaches, lake, boats, and a plethora of other outdoor activities. Below we have highlighted a few places around the city (not downtown) to host your next corporate event.
Located in the West Loop this venue also doubles as a production studio. They have a magnificent LED wall to show any presentations that you may have. They provide chairs that are ideal for paying attention to a speaker and 24 tables too. Also, they can outfit any wall with large posters to fit your motif. 15,000 square feet and capacity up to 700 people make up Moonlight. No prices are listed.
Address: 1446 W Kinzie St, Chicago, IL 60642
Contact: (312) 929-4261
Ravenswood Event Center
Just north of the bustling Lincoln Park and Wrigleyville, sits Ravenswood. A less foot trafficked area there is still plenty to do and see at this venue. Ravenswood Event Center has three different rooms, which can be rented together or in groups of two: the Showroom or the Atrium/Loft combo. They have high ceilings and hardwood floors. A Saturday during high season (April-December) for all three event spaces will run you $8,500. Not cheap but this is a prime place with incredible amenities and views.
Address: 4021 N Ravenswood Ave, Chicago, IL 60613
Contact: (773) 388-2170
Row 24 Chicago
Located south of downtown and just east of Chinatown, this newer venue is family owned and offers a personalized touch. They combine craft beer packages and a vintage feel to make you feel at home for your next corporate event. They provide tables and chairs and a dedicated event manager. Lastly, they offer over 3,000 square feet of space and capacity for up to 270 people. Prices are not listed but a 50% deposit is required.
Address: 2411 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
Contact: (312) 374-3165
Chicago Live Events
In the ever trendy River North neighborhood this venue has amazing views from its elevated position. They provide 50 chairs, 18 tables, and two bathrooms on site. A full rental where they provide the decor for your event will cost $3,600. Testimonials show that most clients are extremely pleased.
Address: 738 N Clark St Fl 2, Chicago, IL 60654
Contact: (312) 736-2192