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Cozy and Prof Decorated Room in Chicago
From $50/hr
Cozy and Prof Decorated Room in Chicago
Chicago, IL
Cozy, prof decorated and renovated modern room. Original art, full kitchen loaded with cooking necessities, pillow lounge room and plenty of space for extra guests. 1100 sf
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago  (Back Bar)Back bar)
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago  (Back Bar)Back bar)
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago  (Back Bar)Back bar)
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago  (Back Bar)Back bar)
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago  (Back Bar)Back bar)
From $150/hr
Pleasant and Cozy Location in Chicago (Back Bar)Back bar)
Chicago, IL
This listing is for our Back Bar. (No outside food and beverage allowed) Pleasant and cozy location for your events and meetings
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
From $50/hr
Colorful and Spacious Location in Illinois
Chicago, IL
Colorful and spacious place to relax and enjoy time with your friends
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
From $199/hr
Classic Chicago Versatile Venue
Chicago, IL
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Our reviews speak for themselves! We are a great venue with a team committed to helping you create the perfect event. Our job is to make you look good! We love parties, fundraisers, film screenings, wedding receptions, corporate off-site and more… We have a PPA license, please let us know if you are planning a ticketed event. Our facility can accommodate up to 180 for a sit-down dinner, play, recital, screening… to 200+ for a stand-up reception. Please note that the posted rental rate is an average, please request a quote for your event. Some weekdays can be lower and most Saturdays higher. We also have special rates for non-profits. Because weddings require special attention to insure a perfect event, wedding planners are encouraged to inquire for wedding rates, which vary depending on day and time of year. See below. Furnishings: We have 220 banquet chairs, six 24”, twenty-six 48” rounds, six 60” rounds, a buffet table and several 6’ tables and two high-tops. Food and Beverage: For catering we have a staging kitchen with 3-compartment sink, commercial refrigerator, ice maker, convection oven, microwave and stainless prep table. There is an extra charge for using the kitchen. We require that all beverage be purchased through our full bar. Our prices range from $3 for soft drinks, $6 to 8 for beer, $7 to 9 for spirits and $6 to 9 for wine. We can do a host bar or cash or credit for guests. Sound, Lights, Stage and Tech: The space features a 16’ x 10’ stage with a simple light plot, board and spotlight. We have video projection capabilities and a wide format screen. We also have several wired and wireless microphones and a plug in play sound system. The venue also has wifi. Depending on the extent of your tech needs there may be an extra charge to have our tech person on-site. Location: We are located in Lakeview on Belmont between Sheffield and Racine. We are two blocks west of the Red, Brown and Purple lines. We are also on multiple 24/7 bus routes. A nearby parking lot is available for an extra charge. The venue has two large bathrooms and two private, unisex bathrooms. There is also a dressing room with iron, steamer, washer and dryer. We always have a staff member and, if needed, bartender available for your event. Please be sure to include any set-up, tear down, and load in/out time you and/or your vendors when making your booking. Please feel free to contact us with any questions. Wedding Packages available and include: -Full use of our venue for 8 hours. -Use of our inventory of tables, chairs, sound and lights, a complete inventory list is available on our website. -Wireless internet -Private dressing room and bathrooms for bridal party. -On-site planning meeting in which we create a timeline for your event, plan how the venue will be set and to address any questions or special needs. -A dedicated staff person who will work with you to ensure all of your expectations are met and your wedding goes off without a hitch! -On site staff person for your event. -Bar packages starting at $21 per person for three hours. Contact us for Wedding Rates.

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About Chicago

Chicago is one of those cities that can truly feel like home – no matter where you are from or how unique the things you want to experience are, the Windy City is extraordinary in every respect. And you'll have plenty to do while you're here. Hungry? Try all the different foods that Chicago has to offer, from the deep-dish pizzas and Italian beef sandwiches, to the ice cream and the freshly baked pies. Visit Shedd Aquarium to have some fun and learn about aquatic animals, or check out one of Chicago's many museums, including the Field Museum, the WNDR museum or the and the Art Institute of Chicago. Or, if you're craving open outdoor space, you tour the numerous beaches that guarantee magnificent views of Lake Michigan, or take a walk along Chicago's many parks.

Whatever you choose to do in this incredible city, you'll find that Chicago is a place where fun and adventure awaits. And, with so many interesting venues to choose,
there’s never a need to stress about finding the perfect workshop space.

Workshop Options in Chicago

Chicago has many service options when it comes to planning a workshop. Consider a few of the following when planning your Chicago workshop event.

  • Caterers
    It is important to take food into account when planning your workshop, and the caterers in Chicago will make that easy for you. Whether you want a meal that will feel home-cooked, something from the other side of the world, or maybe the deep-dish pizza that Chicago is famous for, it’s all at your fingertips in this city.

  • Equipment
    You need proper equipment to make your workshop space in Chicago fully optimized. You may need the basics such as chairs and tables, or things like LED lighting, projectors, computers and cameras, all depending on the subject. Whichever it may be, you’ll be able to find it all without any trouble.

  • Attire
    There are a great number of stores and boutiques where you can find the perfect clothing for your workshop. Whether you are looking for suits, dresses in different styles, the always popular skirt and button-up combo or something completely unique and original – whatever you imagine, it is already waiting for you here.

  • Transportation
    Those who attend your workshop may be coming from out of town and need a ride from the airport, and if that’s the case, then you can rent a bus or a minibus for a comfortable transport. For yourself or people who are already in the city, you can rent cars of different sizes, SUVs or vans.

  • Photographers
    Each workshop is unique, as are the people participating in it. There are many professional photographers in Chicago that you can hire to highlight the best moments from your workshop, as well as the people in it.

Workshop Planning Companies in Chicago

  • Michelle Durpetti Events
    With over a decade of experience, Michelle Durpetti Events is a highly sought after Chicago Event Planner, and has been featured in many industry-related publications including Inside Weddings and Party Slate. Her team of expert workshop event planners can help you with vendor recommendations, food, décor, and whatever else you may need to bring your vision to life.
  • 1440 Event Design
    1440 Event Design offers a long list of services, including venue selection, budget management vendor contracts and negotiations. They can also make plan the design and décor of your Chicago Workshop, as well as arrange transportation and logistics.
  • Shannon Gail
    The team behind this company has many diverse backgrounds from a lot of different fields, making them the perfect creative partner when it comes to planning any Chicago Event. They can help with venue coordination, catering, and décor, as well as handle the marketing and finances, to ensure that your Chicago workshop is a success.

Pros and Cons of Organizing a Workshop in Chicago

Advantages

  • Venues
    Being the third largest city in the US has its advantages, one of them being that there are so many spaces to choose from when organizing your workshop, no matter what type or theme you have in mind.
  • Public transport
    As much as it might seem that going around to get everything you need in a metropolis such as Chicago would be a frustrating task, with the great public transport this city has, it all becomes much easier to do so.
  • The food
    This comes as no surprise, as Chicago is famous for its diverse and rich cuisine. This is especially helpful because it’s easy to find caterers for your workshop at any time.

Disadvantages

  • The prices
    Chicago is a great place for organizing any type of workshop, but you will have to be careful when spending your money, as the prices here will make it easy to pass the limits of your budget.
  • The weather
    All four seasons are all very distinct in Chicago, and the temperatures can go to both extremes, so you will have to take that into consideration when planning your workshop.
  • Parking
    It can seem impossible to find a parking spot in Chicago, so always be mindful of this if you have a schedule that you need to follow.

Fabulous Workshop Locations in Chicago

Looking for inspiration for your Chicago Workshop, or would you like to travel around while you're there? Check out these famous Chicago destinations and you can do both.

  • WNDR Museum
    Featuring one-of-a-kind installations from local and global artists, collectives, and studios the WNDR Museum is a incredible spot to savor your sense of wonder, and to draw inspiration for your workshop.
  • Lincoln Park Zoo
    Spend some time with animals from almost two hundred different species, including some endangered and even thought to be extinct animals. Here, you can also walk through gardens filled with plants that will amaze you.
  • Navy Pier
    There are so many exciting and interesting things to do and to try at Navy Pier. You can go for a cruise, eat some delicious food, go shopping or visit some beautiful places, like The Crystal Gardens.