Meeting Spaces

Find Chicagoland’s Top Meeting Spaces, Venues, Facilities and Meeting Rooms for your upcoming Chicagoland meetings

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Howells & Hood, Chicago Restaurant & Pour House

435 N Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL

  • Neighborhood: Michigan Avenue
  • Description: Nestled at the base of the legendary Tribune Tower, this stunning restaurant is a vibrant addition to one of Chicago’s most beloved and recognizable skyscrapers. Incorporating signature Tribune elements into our design, such as the etched travertine that came over from Italy, Howells & Hood pays homage to John Howell & Raymond Hood, architects of the Neo Gothic landmark. Tasteful modern accents add to the beauty of this Chicago gem. With a unique and refined culinary program, unparalleled drink selection, and impressive staff, Howells & Hood is sure to be a magnificent compliment to Michigan Avenue.
  • Capacity: 600 inside (more available if the patio is open)
Navy Pier Grand Ballroom

Navy Pier Meeting & Event Spaces

600 E. Grand Ave.
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Neighborhood: River East
  • Description: Navy Pier's historical Grand Ballroom, Lakeview Terrace and Rooftop offer a unique backdrop for events up to 3,000 people. Navy Pier's 170,000 square feet of flexible exhibit space along with 36 meeting rooms offer plenty of options for all types of events. All of this located on the lake front and minutes from downtown Chicago. Navy Pier is a Chicago Convention Center and Conference Center perfect for meetings, conferences, exhibitions, and special events.
  • Capacity: Over 200,000 square feet of indoor and outdoor meeting and event space
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Workspring Meeting Space

30 West Monroe 4th Floor
Chicago, IL 60603

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago
  • Description: Workspring is a unique, insight-driven work experience, purposefully designed to drive creativity, collaboration and results. We offer modern space, streamlined technology, healthful food, collaborative tools, creative inspiration, natural elements, and second-to-none service, all designed for total well being of body and mind so you can accomplish the extraordinary.
  • Capacity: 300
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CSz Chicago – ComedySportz

929 W. Belmont
Chicago, Il 60657

  • Neighborhood: Lakeview, Lincoln Park, Gold Coast
  • Description: ComedySportz performances are always clean, fast-paced and very interactive. Private performances are customized to your audience. Corporate Training, Teambuilding Customer Service Training, Communication and Leadership Development, Sales Training Employee Engagement
  • Capacity: 150

Soldier Field

1410 S. Museum Campus Drive Gate 14
Chicago, IL 60605

  • Neighborhood: South Loop
  • Description: The 47,000 square foot United Club is a three-story area with unparalleled views of Lake Michigan, the Chicago skyline and the field. Each room provides a unique hospitality area for corporate, social and private events. Whether you are hosting a 100 person dinner or a 5,000 person corporate function, the United Club is your ideal room-with-a-view.
  • Capacity: 8,000
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TopGolf Parties & Events

699 W Thorndale Ave
Wood Dale, IL 60191

  • Description: TopGolf is the premier golf entertainment complex perfect for any occasion, event or private party. Our innovative and addicting point scoring golf games, combined with our new menu and refreshing cocktails, make this a far cry from your average event venue. TopGolf is also a great alternative as opposed to reserving private space at a restaurant or bar. The fun is free, and trust us, there will be plenty of it.
  • Capacity: 2,000
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The Field Museum

Department of Special Events 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605

  • Description: We can accommodate special events with fewer than 50 guests in our intimate galleries to large events with more than 15,000 guests in a variety of event areas. Host your next corporate meeting at The Field Museum. Whether a board meeting for 10 or a product launch for 700, we have the perfect setting.
  • Capacity: 8,000
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Connie’s Pizza

1030 N. State Street
Chicago, Il 60610

  • Neighborhood: Gold Coast
  • Description: Our Gold Coast location near Michigan Avenue is perfect for any occasion, offering an intimate setting for both private and semi-private dining, for groups as large as 300 guests. Our Archer Avenue location near McCormick Place Convention Center is also the ideal choice for any event as we offer private and semi private space, a large dining room that seats up to 450
  • Capacity: 450
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WhirlyBall Vernon Hills

285 Center Drive
Vernon Hills, IL 60061

  • Description: WhirlyBall combines lacrosse, hockey, basketball and suped-up bumper cars in a game of skill and chance. If that’s not enough, add a climbing wall, state-of-the-art lasertag, great food, fully-loaded sports bar, video games, foosball, pool, and a broad range of customizable catering options from simple to elegant and you’ve got more fun than should be allowed. But we’ll let you.
  • Capacity: 450
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Chicago Union Station for events up to 2,500 guests

210 South Canal Street
Chicago, IL 60606

  • Capacity: 2,500
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Loyola University Chicago Conference & Event Spaces

820 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Neighborhood: Michigan Avenue
  • Description: Offering unique and affordable event solutions, Loyola University Chicago has two picturesque Chicago campuses, Lake Shore and Water Tower, in which to host your overnight conference, day meeting, special event, or house visiting guests. Select from state-of-the-art meeting facilities, fully furnished apartment style suites, advanced technology services, gourmet catering, and plentiful university resources. Our experienced Conference Services team will collaborate with you to plan a seamlessly orchestrated conference/event and ensure that your organization’s goals are exceeded.
  • Capacity: 750
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Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North

350 W Wolf Point Plaza
Chicago, IL 60654

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago, River North
  • Description: Imagination. Experience. Creativity. Impeccable service. The essential elements of any catered affair and at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza River North, you’ll find all of them in abundance. With some of the most extensive facilities of any hotel and meeting center in Chicago and featuring 25,000 square feet of flexible function space – all in a single location – the smooth transition of delegates from one meeting to another is seamless. For social events, the Mart Plaza offers stunning ballrooms with breathtaking cityscape and Chicago River views. Whether your function calls for a light snack, an elegant luncheon or a gourmet feast, we will help you plan just the right menu and serve it with just the right touch. No matter what kind of event you are planning, the Mart Plaza can accommodate meetings and events for 10 to 1,000 attendees.
  • Capacity: 25,000 square feet/50-5000 guests
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The Metropolitan Club

233 S Wacker Dr
Chicago, IL 60606

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago
  • Description: Located in the iconic Willis Tower, The Metropolitan Club boasts breathtaking views of Chicago from the 66th and 67th floor. Our meeting spaces will give you the opportunity to elevate personal and professional success. Our private dining rooms are perfectly suited to accommodate from two to 800 for your event. Your Private Event Director can handle all details for your event, providing a one-stop shop; special flowers, linens and entertainment are just a few of the services we can coordinate. The private events team at The Metropolitan Club is ready to assist in making your vision into a perfect event! We have 16 different Private Event Rooms for small events or meetings.
  • Capacity: 800
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IFLY Indoor Skydiving Chicago – Rosemont

5520 Park Place
Rosemont, IL 60018

  • Description: iFLY is an indoor skydiving experience that creates true free fall conditions, just like skydiving, without having to jump out of an airplane. iFLY’s vertical wind tunnel generates 1600 horse power from 4 powerful fans, creating a wall-to-wall cushion of air on which you can safely float. There’s no parachute, no jumping, and nothing attaching you to planet Earth. It’s just you and the air, and it’s the most incredible adrenaline rush. IFLY Indoor Skydiving Chicago - Rosemont event space is perfect for team building activities, office parties, company events, client outings, parties and more.
  • Capacity: 50
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South Branch Event Space

100 S. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago
  • Description: South Branch is Chicago’s hottest weekday gathering spot, and newest and boldest riverside event space. Envision lavish outdoor parties in the warm summer sun or holiday parties where the sprawling views of snow falling on the Chicago River accentuate the occasion. Big enough to host the largest affairs, but versatile enough to accommodate many smaller gatherings at once, South Branch can handle groups from 20-500.
  • Capacity: 475
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560 W Washington Blvd
Chicago, IL 60661

  • Neighborhood: West Loop
  • Description: OFFSITE Chicago is a new innovative private meeting and event space located in Chicago’s West Loop. Designed and wired to inspire creativity and optimize productivity, OFFSITE was literally built from the ground up with the perfect gathering in mind. From the state-of-the-art A/V system to the comfortable yet versatile decor, our multipurpose facility offers the ideal backdrop for your next board meeting, brainstorming session, focus group, product launch or social event.
  • Capacity: 100
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Chicago History Museum Meeting & Event Spaces

1601 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614

  • Capacity: Entire Museum: 800-1,000 guests
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River Roast Social House

315 N. LaSalle Street
Chicago, IL 60654

  • Neighborhood: River Front
  • Capacity: 1500

Spiaggia Private Events

980 North Michigan Avenue Third Floor
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Neighborhood: Michigan Avenue
  • Description: Spiaggia is Chicago's upscale Italian restaurant located on North Michigan Avenue, Chicago and has multiple small and large private event spaces for corporate events, social parties and special events.
  • Capacity: 220 people seated-300 people reception
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Conference Chicago at University Center

525 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605

  • Description: Conference Chicago at University Center is a full service conference facility located in downtown Chicago, near many of the most popular attractions in the city. We offer 15,000 square feet of modern meeting space, including 10 rooms with flexible room configurations, all at competitive rates.
  • Capacity: 15,000 square feet of meeting and event space
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Harry Caray’s 7th Inning Stretch and Chicago Sports Museum

835 N. Michigan Avenue Level 7
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Neighborhood: Michigan Avenue
  • Description: Chicago sports themed venue, Harry Caray’s 7th Inning Stretch and Chicago Sports Museum are the newest additions to the dynamic Harry Caray’s Restaurant Group roster. The Chicago Sports Museum offers a highly interactive experience for small & large groups, corporate and social, to explore the legends and lore of Chicago sports. Enjoy an inventive culinary selection offering a wide variety of creative menus, including reception stations featuring a spin on American classics to formal multi-coursed dinner menus.
  • Capacity: 1500
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Catalyst Ranch

656 W. Randolph Suite 3W
Chicago, IL 60661

  • Neighborhood: West Loop
  • Description: Catalyst Ranch located in Chicago's West Loop area provides meeting & event space for off site meetings, parties & training events for 25 to 300 guests
  • Capacity: 300
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Hofbrauhaus Chicago

5500 Park Place
Rosemont, Illinois 60018

  • Neighborhood: Rosemont O'hare
  • Description: Hofbrauhaus Chicago is the first microbrewery, restaurant, beer hall and Biergarten to call Chicago home. Dine on authentic German cuisine while enjoying live entertainment every day of the week. Hofbrauhaus Chicago beer is brewed using 400 – year old original recipes handed down by the Duke of Bavaria. Our brewmaster keeps the flavor tradition alive by overseeing the brewing process of our four refreshing beers, available year round: Premium Lager, Light, Dunkel and Hefe Wiezen. We also offer a monthly seasonal specialty brew. Hofbrauhaus can host group events from 15 guests – 1,000 guests. From corporate events and meetings to graduation, birthday and bachelor parties we offer special group menus and drink options.
  • Capacity: 1000
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WhirlyBall Chicago

1825 W. Webster Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614

  • Neighborhood: Wicker Park
  • Description: WhirlyBall is the most complete venue in Chicagoland that offers flexible meeting facilities and event space, full A/V capabilities, a creative F&B menu and a variety of other entertainment options including lasertag and bowling, too! This brand new, 50,000 square foot facility boasts a large, dedicated event space that seats hundreds and an adjoining second-level outdoor patio with soft-seating and fire tables provide a comfortable environment for guests to focus, be productive or simply enjoy a wonderful celebration.
  • Capacity: 800
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The Brass Monkey

401 N. Morgan
Chicago, Il 60642

  • Neighborhood: West Loop
  • Description: The Brass Monkey is an artful fusion of refined brasserie dishes and ‘70s American comfort food, deliciously enhanced. Chef Michael Dean Reynolds seamlessly pairs traditional brasserie dishes like Steak Frites and Roasted Amish Chicken alongside lighter, fun fare. A special “Hits of the ‘70s” menu focuses on ‘70s-inspired comfort food items.
  • Capacity: 235 indoors & 250 outdoors
In the heart of the Magnificent Mile

Gleacher Center

450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Capacity: 50,000 square feet/41 individual meeting rooms
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Museum Of Science and Industry

57th St. And Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60637

  • Description: Just steps away from Lake Michigan and minutes from downtown Chicago, the Museum of Science and Industry continues to indulge the imagination. The Museum offers various event spaces to accommodate a meeting for 20, a seated dinner for 800 or a strolling dinner reception throughout the entire museum of 5,000+. Our interactive exhibits and dramatic spaces offer the perfect backdrop for any corporate or social event.
  • Capacity: 8500
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WCF Team Building & Corporate Events

2367 West Logan Blvd
Chicago, IL 60647

  • Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago
  • Description: Windy City Fieldhouse (WCF) is the Midwest's largest Team Building and Corporate Entertainment Company dedicated to assisting its clients in the creation of exceptional and memorable interactive events throughout the Chicagoland area. Whether your event is in the city, the suburbs or at WCF's 55,000 square foot raw entertainment venue,
  • Capacity: 3500 people
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Topgolf Naperville Meeting & Event Space

3211 Odyssey Court
Naperville, Illinois 60563

  • Description: Topgolf Naperville is our flagship location in the Chicago area and opened Sept. 4, 2015. It is a three-level, 65,000-square-foot venue with 102 hitting bays, a full-service restaurant and bars, a rooftop terrace, a gaming lounge and more. Topgolf Naperville is an event venue perfect for meetings, fundraisers, trade shows, conferences, private dining, client entertainment and team-building events/activities
  • Capacity: Events & private space for 12 – 1200
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The Murphy

50 East Erie Street
Chicago, IL 60611

  • Neighborhood: River North
  • Description: Steps from the Magnificent Mile, the historic John B. Murphy Auditorium has become one of the premier event venues of Chicago. Restored to its original splendor in June 2006, the Murphy is truly one of Chicago’s finest architectural jewels.
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Blue Man Group at The Briar Street Theatre Event Space

3133 North Halsted Street
Chicago, IL 60657

  • Neighborhood: Lincoln Park
  • Description: There is no need to find a restaurant and separate entertainment when you can do it all here at Blue Man Group in a one of a kind eventThe Briar Street Theatre is Chicago’s home to Blue Man Group. Formerly the Marshall Field’s horse stables, the building was transformed into a beautiful 632 seat theatre
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NIU Naperville Conference Center

1120 East Diehl Road
Naperville, IL 60563

  • Neighborhood: Naperville
  • Capacity: 700
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Brookfield Zoo

3300 Golf Rd
Brookfield, IL 60513

  • Description: Brookfield Zoo's beautifully landscaped, 216-acre campus is home to 3,000 amazing animals and offers unforgettable events. Guests can enjoy cuisines from around the world while exploring world-class exhibits such as Habitat Africa!, Seven Seas, and Tropic World. We offer corporate picnics, weddings, meetings, galas, birthday parties, and much more!
  • Capacity: 3,000 guests
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Harry Caray’s Italian Steakhouse, Chicago

33 West Kinzie Street
Chicago, IL 60654

  • Neighborhood: River North
  • Description: Harry Caray's in River North offers private event spaces for up to 400 guests in a setting that combines sophistication, charm and sports history with award winning food and exceptional service.
  • Capacity: 400

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