- Description: Chicago media legends, Bob Sirott and Marianne Murciano are no strangers to working as partners. The husband and wife duo recently moved their popular Sirott and Murciano, program from WGN Radio to Chicago’s legendary WLS AM 890, where Bob began his radio career as a top DJ in the 70s. With a longtime fan-base on the air and now on social media, they are fixtures on the Chicago media landscape. They co-anchored Fox Thing in the Morning on WFLD-TV in Chicago from 1994 to 2000. They’re true veterans of TV and radio with successful careers in broadcasting and communications.
920 East State Parkway
Schaumburg, IL 60173
- Neighborhood: Schaumburg
- Description: We are the sight and sound professionals rEVOLUTIONizing the AV world. We liberate our clients from the technical logistics so that they may focus on the other aspects of their event. Let's face it, any company can deliver equipment. What separates us from the competition is our presentation of our cutting edge technology with the highest level of professionalism. We hit our mark for successful events consistently by executing a plan, but planning for the unexpected.
9611 West Foster Ave.
Schiller Park, Illinois 60176
- Description: From the most basic presentation to a full-fledged theatrical production, Audio Visual One LLC
works with numerous Fortune 500 companies directly as well as through producers and meeting
planning companies nationally. For over 30 years, we are one of only a few full-service serviceoriented
audio visual companies that have been meeting the needs of a wide variety of clients.
1340 Woodland Ln
Riverwoods, IL 60015
- Description: Video projection and live video simulcasts, sound systems, lighting and special effects. Disc jockeys and karaoke too! Recent clients include Hillary Clinton, Kanye West, Bill Cosby, Dennis Miller, John Legend, Ludacris, Pink, USO: Guantanamo Bay – Cuba. Est. 1977 . Celebrating over 25 years. Visit our website for refs and price info.
Los Angeles, CA
- Description: Tom Dreesen has appeared countless times in Las Vegas, Tahoe, Reno and Atlantic City with artists like Smokey Robinson, Liza Minnelli, Natalie Cole and Sammy Davis, Jr. Tom has acted in numerous television shows – from Columbo to Murder She Wrote – and appeared in motion pictures including Man on the Moon and Spaceballs. He has recorded comedy albums, starred in his own TV comedy special, Dreesen Street, and hosted a late night talk show in Chicago, Night Time Starring Tom Dreesen.
- Description: Mention that you saw me on Here's Chicago & I will give you one hour of free cocktail music. Whether it’s an office holiday party, a corporate function, a non-for-profit gala, a wedding or an intimate reception Lori’s music can either be front and center or provide a great background effect for your event.
- Description: As an in-demand corporate entertainer, Michael Grandinetti is renowned for combing stunning visual illusions with a company’s brand, message, and executives to convey their product benefits in a unique, compelling, fun, and, most importantly, memorable way.
Named by Entertainment Weekly as “a great magician who can truly communicate with a TV audience” and Hidden Remote as a “fan favorite…with charisma and an easy rapport with an audience”, Michael Grandinetti is not your ordinary entertainer.
- Description: Chicago Honey Bear Dancers provide customized Entertainment for corporate events, trade-shows, casinos, conventions, private parties, resorts, military bases, fairs, festivals and special events.
Chicago, IL 60610
- Description: When you think of Chicago media, Bruce Wolf is in the top celebrity ranks and grabs an audience with stories about sports legends and TV stars bringing a motivational message which relates to everyone. His presentation is clean and “safe” for all audiences from corporate to social groups.
63 W Ontario St
Chicago, IL 60654
- Neighborhood: River North
- Description: Hard Rock Cafe Chicago offers a rockin' memorable private dining and event experience in Chicago's trendy River North neighborhood for up 650 guests. PLAN YOUR NEXT CORPORATE OUTING WITH THE ESCAPE GAME AND HARD ROCK CAFE. You’ve probably spent countless hours in front of a screen watching a hero save the world, solve a mystery, plan a prison break or repair a spaceship to return home. Now it’s your turn to do so with up to 30 of your guests! We offer an escape from ordinary life that allows you to live the stories you love. You and your team are locked in a room and have one hour to complete a mission and escape. Escaping will require teamwork, quick thinking,determination and a sense of urgency!
- Capacity: 650 guests
- Description: Quite simply, Seat Riot is your ticketing staff. We are here to help you make your event a success from start to finish. But we are more than that. Not only are we your ticket supplier, we are also your marketing department, support staff, web designer, sales force, internet source, and more. What does that mean? It means if you need on-site personnel, we will have people there for you. Need help with marketing? Not a problem, we are on it. Want to check your ticket sales on a daily basis? We’ve got you covered. What makes us different is our ability to customize our service to you, our customer, to make sure you get exactly what your event needs.
14737 Drexel Ave
Dolton, Illinois 60419
- Description: Casino Party Planners doesn't just claim to be the premier casino event planning company in Illinois...our equipment, our staff, and our above and beyond commitment to servicing our clients speaks for itself! With over 30 years of event planning experience, our highly professional team specializes in bringing the thrill and excitement of Las Vegas directly to your Private Home Party, Charitable Fundraiser, or Corporate Event.
3121 Jackson Dr
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
- Description: The Great Chicago Kiddie Express is available for rental 7 days week inside or out. It will work on any hard surface and will fit into an elevator if needed at your office or banquet hall. The train will carry 15 to 20 children in its 4 cars or a reduced number of adults. Train rental includes engineer and helper. Train whistles and hats are also available for the complete train experience. Suggested train rentals would be birthday parties for children 2-12 years and events where children entertainment is requested.
405 Headquarters Dr. Suite 7
Millersville, MD 21108
- Description: The Convention Store (TCS) provides transportation system design and management for conventions, trade shows, sporting events, airports, parking facilities and special events. We thoroughly understand the needs of our clients and tailor our management team and staff to meet those needs. No matter how small or large your event is, TCS is the one-stop-shop for all your shuttle bus and transportation needs.
- Description: The "All That Jazz" Chicago Revue brings together a talented cast of performers to deliver all the drama, humor, and excitement of 1920's "Chicago" to your next audience with our unique presentation of song and dance. The revue, designed especially for the corporate event setting, is primarily driven by the recognizable music from the 1920's - including many classic tunes and medleys that evoke the spirit of Chicago and many other jazz, swing, and blues favorites. Corporate & Special Events focused.
- Description: Island Dreams Music is a multicultural family of highly creative professional musicians based in Chicago. For more than a decade we have performed Live Music with a uniquely dynamic flair, satisfying corporate and private clients with our experience, flexibility, and personal attention.
We offer Live Music in the Chicago area for holiday parties, corporate events, receptions, weddings, and parties. You are sure to be pleased with our ability to offer authentic and unique styles of music including Caribbean, Steel Drum, Calypso, Salsa, Mambo, Latin Jazz, Jazz, Dance, and Swing.
820 Eagle Drive
Bensenville, Illinois 60106
- Description: Casino night theme parties and events, U.S. Poker & Casino Parties is the leading provider of casino night entertainment throughout the Chicago area. We pride ourselves on making your event a resounding success by providing you with the very best in elegant casino tables, fun and professional dealers, entertainment and casino theme decor. We are one of the longest standing providers of casino night parties in Chicago. We will make your party or fundraiser a night to remember!
Hoffman Estates, IL 60173
- Description: Chicago Game Show Gurus provides Karaoke, DJ services, green screen and of course our favorite - Game Shows for Tradeshow Booths seeking traffic via trade show games, Chicago Game Show Production for Events, Parties, Tradeshows, Contests, Event Marketing, your upcoming Birthday Party, Corporate Event, function, festival, fair, wedding bar mitzvahs, mall, casino or any other occasion. We can bring in model sample games from TV’s most popular game shows.
6133 N. Northwest Highway Suite A
Chicago, Il 60631
- Description: A-Z Entertainment DJ's also produce interactive dance parties, corporate game shows, fashion shows, and fundraisers.
4525 W Grenshaw St
Chicago, Il 60624
- Description: Book a charter bus or private car for travel groups, corporations, weddings, proms, special occasions, sporting events and more. Serving the Chicagoland area for over twenty years, Aries Charter Transportation is your group transportation expert. If you are planning to travel in or around the Chicagoland area, call or email us with your transportation needs.
- Description: Over two decades of musical experience with live performing led to the creation of FM Stars. Corporate event band, FM Stars is comprised of musicians that have played in just about every live music scenario possible. We play top 40, dance pop, country, rock and just about everything you hear on the radio today. We love entertaining corporate audiences as well as private and special events, festivals, and clubs around Chicagoland.
1920 Thoreau Drive Suite 105
Schaumburg, IL 60173
- Description: Under the leadership of President Kathy Miller, Total Event Resources has worked with Fortune 500 companies and associations nationwide in the management and production of their major events, trade shows and meetings.
929 W. Belmont
Chicago, Il 60657
- Neighborhood: Lakeview, Lincoln Park
- Description: The CSz Theater Chicago is a charming 137-seat theater and lobby. The theater includes a full bar, and we can accommodate catering from your choice of restaurant. Our versatile space is great for everything from meetings to holiday parties.
- Capacity: 150
- Description: The Holidays are for reconnecting with friends, family and that childlike sense of wonder that makes them so special. How can you be sure to reconnect with the magic of the holiday season? That’s where The Caroling Connection can help, with Dickensian-costumed a cappella singers that are a perfect fit in any situation, ranging from private parties to the largest corporate event. The Caroling Connection, Dickensian Carolers who make Holiday memories.
UpBeat Music Productions | Chicago Wedding Band 3615 N. Ashland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60613-4789
- Description: With a diverse variety of musicians, ensembles, and theme party entertainment, UpBeat Music Productions is a trusted standard for creating the perfect atmosphere for your Chicago area corporate event, party or wedding reception. THE UPBEAT BAND, a dynamic 10 piece orchestra – UpBeat Orchestra, a 14 piece orchestra – The Michael Cascio Orchestra, a jazz group – Michael Cascio Trio or jazz quartet for reception music, a string quartet for classical ceremony music, solo piano or strolling violin, a blues group, or a custom theme for a corporate gala, we know how important your special event is – creating the perfect party atmosphere is what we do.
1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60605
- Neighborhood: Downtown Chicago
- Description: Shedd Aquarium is the “must-sea” destination in Chicago, with 32,000 animals from the rivers, lakes, oceans and wetlands of the world.
From the vantage point of the expansive Abbott Oceanarium, guests can enjoy leaping dolphins or chirping beluga whales against a sweeping view of Lake Michigan. Your event can also have access to two outdoor two lakeside terraces featuring Chicago’s famed skyline for a backdrop.
- Capacity: Shedd Aquarium has had events for intimate groups of as few as 35 guests to formal dinners for 1,200. With our unique footprint, we make sure your guests have access to see all the aquarium and what we have to offer.
801 Skokie blvd. Suite 108
Northbrook, IL 60062
- Description: Creative Impact Group is a comprehensive supplier to professionals who plan meetings, events and trade shows. A full service production/destination management company servicing the Fortune 1000 corporations and associations – nationwide – since 1976. We are known for our creativity, innovative ideas, and superb service. We custom design our production services for every project.
6901 S. Santa Fe Drive
Hodgkins, IL 60525
- Description: From weddings and personal celebrations to sporting events and national corporate events, Arena Americas can professionally, economically, elegantly and efficiently meet your event and party rental needs no matter where you plan them. Our top priority is to provide exceptional service and a full range of event rental equipment including tents and canopies, tables, chairs, linens, china, and flatware to meet every aspect of your special occasion.
- Description: Roaring 20's Chicago dancers, entertainers, songs, ideas, roaring 20's theme party ideas, planning, venues for roaring 20's.
Chicago, Il 60654
- Description: Choose from one of our 11 Themed Shows. All of our Themed Shows feature the "Dance Spectacular" Singers & Dancers & include audience interaction. Option to book with a live orchestra or track music. Shows typically run 30-45 minutes however they can be customized for your event. Dance Spectacular, All That Jazz, Rockin' to the Oldies, Boogie Wonderland, Dance Country, Born to Dance, Tribute to Our Troops, Holiday Spectacular, FEARce BOOgie, Kids Dance Jams, Razzle Dazzle
160 Eisenhower Ln N
Lombard, IL 60148
- Description: SOGO Marketing is a nimble group of marketing professionals with big agency experience. We develop sound strategy and are always true to the brand.
- Description: The “Chicago” Rat Pack performance can be anywhere from 30 to 60 minutes, performed to CD tracks. The celebrity impersonators are authentic character actors, and can combine walkaround meet-and-greet before or after their show.
- Description: David typically provides his stage show of magic and mind reading as after dinner entertainment, or integrated into a conference program. His close up magic is great for cocktail receptions and networking events.
220 S. Shaddle Avenue
Mundelein, IL 60060
- Description: We supply Inflatables, Climbing Walls & Sports Inflatables, Inflatable Obstacle Course, Boxing Rings, Mechanical Bull Rental, Bounce House, Moonwalks, Slides, Giant Slide Rentals, Water Slide and Water Inflatables Rentals, Event Rentals. Tents, Tables, Chairs, Decor, Catering and Concessions. Casino and Party Games, Carnival Games, Festival & Carnival, Crafts & Photo. Entertainment and Chicago Entertainers. DJs, Shows and Bands. Artists, Magic & More for your summer picnics, special events, parties and Corporate events.
1100 National Pkwy
Schaumburg, IL 60173
- Description: FireZone is a 8000sqft firehouse themed party and events facility featuring a newly renovated, rustic-inspired meeting space with A/V capabilities, team building activities and catering. Fire trucks, firefighting gear, memorabilia and other related decor create a truly unique event space.
- Description: So what happens when 5 musicians who love amazing music get together for good times & great tunes? PETTYCASH! First of all, who DOESN'T like the music of Tom Petty or Johnny Cash, especially while hanging out, cold brew in hand, at your local festival? Songs you know? CHECK. Singing along allowed? CHECK. Dancing in the aisles to your favorite songs? REQUIRED!!
Chicago, IL 60061
- Description: At age 10, he joined the Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and took his first acting job at the Goodman Theater playing Mamillius in A Winter’s Tale. He is also an alum of Chicago’s famed Second City. In 1979, he met a Chicago casting director in search of new local talent who insisted he read for a TV pilot the next day. The script was sent out by messenger as Harris was playing baseball. After his screen test, Harris ventured to Hollywood, met with casting directors, retained an agent, and, within a year, landed his dream part on Happy Days.
736 N. Western Avenue #389
Lake Forest, IL 60045
- Description: Intermedia Meetings & Events is a full-service meeting management company that provides customized meeting and event management solutions, "The Meeting Planning Experience" - a proprietary onsite training program for non-traditional planners, and association management services for organizations.