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Featured cocktail party spaces in Chicago, IL

Fully Styled Party Design Studio

Chicago | Lake View

$250 per hour
60
Responds within 4 hours
instagram worthy, professionally styled, party space. 10 foot floral wall, overflowing balloon fireplace, champagne phone, lip wall, and more. fully furnished with gorgeous white furniture, flokati throws, and crystal chandeliers. chic styled art bar for all fabulous occasions complete with 2 swanky lounge areas and 4 dining tables complete with chairs and white linens.

West Town Urban City Loft

Chicago | East Garfield Park

$75 per hour
40
10Responds within 2 hours
West town spacious loft with all the amenities, free parking, easy access and lots of open space room

West Town Loft/Art Space

Chicago | West Town

$225 per hour
120
10Responds within an hour
Over 1800 sq ft of open loft space with so much natural light and character beyond belief! At our space, there is also a little lounge area just inside the large rolling door that has access to shelves, mirrors, fridges, extra seating, etc. If you're looking for this space for a wedding or larger event, you may also have access to our foyer area for light decor and signage! Add another 500 sqft with lobby and foyer. Space Details: - 80 Chairs - 9 Tables - Small Catering Area - Outside Food Allowed - PA System Available for $100 (mic, speaker, aux cable) - DJ's must bring their own equipment - Seated 90 | Standing 120 - $100for piano use | $100 for PA System - Freight Elevator This space has been utilized in many ways such as wedding/bridal/baby showers, birthday parties, wedding ceremonies and receptions, photoshoots, live music venue, meetings, visual artist gallery, and dance performances. Your options are unlimited here! We like to think of this space as an expansion of the creativity everyone has with them, in hopes it can help others find their inner creativity even more! Free parking in the lot, plus lots of free street parking on Hubbard St. Bathroom on 3rd Floor, just down the hall along with an artist slop sink. NOTE: The Rental Fee Does Not Include Staffing Which May Vary Depending On Size And Nature Of Event.

Upscale Condo in the Heart of Gold Coast

Chicago | Gold Coast

$99 per hour
20
Responds within 10 hours
Easy load walk up Located in the Gold Coast, near the Clark/division. The building is a historic landmark and is a pre-WWII building. The space is Art Moderne style with Edgar Miller paintings on the windows. Space Details: - 1400 square feet - Seating Capacity = 16 - Access to Full Kitchen - Free Coffee - A/V Hookup - 2.5 Bathrooms - Speaker System - Fireplace Use - Washer/Dryer Use - Red Line is one block away - BYOB allowed - Outside food is allowed - Jewell Osco (grocery store) 2 blocks away. - CVS on corner. - Dinnerware available - Easy ground level access for loading unloading in space details The space has quartz counter tops, and unique white glass subway tiles that offer modernism with antique undertones, plus a spiraled staircase. Features curved walls, with glass block windows. There's also an outdoor courtyard with seating. It is located a few blocks from North Ave beach and Oak Street beach plus the restaurants and shopping of the Gold Coast. There's also a Jewel Osco that's about a five minute walk away. This is an ideal space for freelance photographers and content creators. The space has tons of unique features that will contribute to your creativity. We'd love to host your next photoshoot, film project, music video, tv series shoot, web episode, or production project. Have something else in mind? Send us a message! Weekend rate: $150/hr. $75 clean fee. $500 security deposit

Award-Winning Landmark Space in Chicago

Chicago | Wicker Park

$250 per hour
80
Breathe new life and energy into your next workshop, brainstorming session or conference at this space. Escape the office fluorescents and book your event in our expansive great room, offering a flexible and relaxed space bathed in tons of natural light. We pride ourselves on creating a unique experience for your team or clients. Let us plan something special for you and your team based on your goals and specifications. FUNCTIONALITY Over 2,100 square feet State-of-the-art, large commercial kitchen 16’ ceilings and uninterrupted, usable wall space Ceiling-mounted projector & retractable 16:9 screen Sonos® sound system Snowsound® acoustic panels Versatile seating types and arrangements White boards and office supplies provided upon request Wi-Fi

Beautiful industrial home in Wicker Park

Chicago | West Town

$500 per hour
60
2
This architectural gem is a recent gut renovation, but the building is a 100 year old Chicago classic. Done by one of Chicago's most sought-after commercial space designers, the ceilings are 12 to 40 feet high, a large skylight covers an open atrium, and there is exposed brick and steel everywhere. The bottom floor is three levels, with a gas fireplace with a facade from the 1700s, a kitchen with a 14' island, a dining room with a 12' table and easy access to the landscaped deck/back yard.

Loft | Production & Event Space

Chicago | West Town

$150 per hour
60
2Responds within 10 hours
Brand new loft space in River West available for your next event, film or photo production. Exposed brick, natural light and multiple backdrops to choose from. Versatile turnkey meeting space for your next corporate off-site. Fully Equipped with Chromecast + Large Flat Screen, a Whiteboard, and Seating for 40. Our building was built in 1889, as the original offices of M Schulz Co., luxurious piano manufacturers. Several original features remain, including the mosaic entrance, glass windows, and trim. Our Studio is located on the first floor. Newly remodeled interior features exposed brick walls, a 15 foot timber ceiling, and hardwood floors throughout. Elegant finishes give the space a chic air and make a unique background for any event. The 2400 sq ft open floor plan allows for maximum personalization. The space is divided between the main room and a bedroom/lounge area. The main room can hold up to 40 seated guests, and 80 standing guests. There is a custom made dry bar located in the middle of the main room and can be used as a coat check, dj booth, or bartender station. Dark interior and versatile lighting solutions add an element of personal intimacy to the venue. Interlacing modern decor with antiques gives this event space a timeless appearance. Nearby garage parking available. About the space • Over 2300 square feet • Hardwood floors throughout • Unique and intimate space • High Ceilings • State-of-the-art kitchen with large kitchen island, dishwasher, oven range and oversized fridge with ice maker. • 75 inch tv with Sonos® sound system synchronized with google home. • Plugs-ins for video presentation. • Versatile seating types and arrangements available • White boards and office supplies provided upon request • Lighting and photo equipment available for the extra charge • Multiple background backdrops for the photo shoots, memorable event pictures, social media purposes for additional charge • WIFI • Seating: 40 chairs, 5 bar stools around Kitchen Island and 4 around dry bar, 1 couch, 2 lounge chairs. • Tables: 3 dining tables • Event Timing Flexibility • Dry bar • Private Restroom • Direct ground floor access to the space from the loading dock in the garage • Ground level walk up Location Located steps away from transportation, shopping and nightlife. Minutes from the Chicago Blue Line stop and accessible from multiple bus routes such as the 66 and 65. Neighborhood’s food and coffee vendors available within walking distance. CVS pharmacy is located two blocks away with food and liquor available. Quick access to and from the express way. Street parking and paid available. Rules No smoking inside. Set up and break down must be within the time booked. $125 mandatory cleaning fee is required. Guests are subject to an excessive cleaning fee if the place is left with an out of norm shape after an event. No use of glitter,confetti, or fryers on the premises. Guests must provide additional insurance and valid permits for all vendors. Guests are responsible for setting up space. Prompt set up of the furniture upon arrival available for an additional fee. Host is not responsible for any items left on site. Space is ideal for Photo Shoots, Food Bloggers Video and Photo Shoots, Kitchen Product Shoots, TV/MOVIE Video Shoots, Dining Scene, Video shoots, Model shoots, and Magazine shoots. Business Meetings, Meetups, Presentations, Workshops, Team Building, Discussions, Off-Sites, Interviews, and more!

The Perfect Spot

Chicago | Fulton River District

$150 per hour
25
14Responds within an hour
Our studio is located near the 6-corners of grand, Milwaukee, and Halsted. Conveniently one block from the grand ave Blue Line stop. This is a great setting for small-scale events and gatherings. Space Details: - Full Kitchen (no oven) - Speaker System - 2 make up/hair stations - 2 high chairs - Lighting Equipment - 2 Dining Tables - 2 Couches - 1 L Couch - 10 bar stools - 11 ft. Ceilings - Exposed Brick - Outdoor Porch - Moveable furniture - WIFI - 2 Bathrooms - Skylights - Clothing rack - Pay to park street parking - Outside food + alcohol drinks allowed Ideal space for: - Baby showers - Bridal showers - Small gatherings - Fashion events - Product release - Pop-ups - Workshops - And more! Interested in our space? Send us an inquiry

Stylish Sanctuary w/Kitchen & Theater Room

Chicago | Sheffield & DePaul

$150 per hour
15
Stylish and spacious space nestled in the heart of Lincoln Park. The space is generously appointed to make groups, large or small, feel at home. Fully equipped open kitchen provides space for group cooking, catering preparation and buffet set ups. The dining room is a perfect space for group sit down meals or group meetings. Our main room has an automated drop down screen, projector and surround bar system making group presentations seamless and flawless.

Event Space & Roof Deck

Chicago | Logan Square

$300 per hour
30
Responds within 3 hours
This 2200 sq foot roof deck would be great for barbecues, parties, acoustic performances, en plein air productions, or fundraisers. We have hosted birthday parties, baby & wedding showers, networking events, speaker panels, product launches, art exhibitions, and popups. This is a great space for any professional event or small celebration. Please, no bachelor/bachelorette parties. COVID CAPACITY: 30 guests Equipped with: - gig-speed WIFI - Sonos speakers - bar (dry) - gas grill - outdoor furniture - hammock - cooler - beverage tub - corn hole game Live bands are allowed, but cannot be amplified and cannot perform later than 9p on weeknights and 10p on weekends. You will need to provide your own ice, cups/napkins/flatware, food, drinks. The main staircase is a spiral staircase. There is an alternative stair case for equipment to be brought up. The deck is not ADA compliant. We have an indoor space you can move into in the event of inclement weather. _______________________________________________________________ No smoking, or pets. You cannot charge admission at the door. You may bring in food and alcohol, but you cannot charge for it. COVID RULES: - All guests must wear a mask when they enter the space and until they get to the deck. Once you are in place, you can remove your masks at your own risk. - Any vendors you hire to work your event (caterer, bartender, etc) must wear a mask at all times they are serving. They need to provide their own sanitizer and follow sanitation guidelines. - If your guests need to come inside to go to the bathroom or to leave the event, please ask that they put their masks back on. There is a hand sanitizer at the entrance to the deck and on the bar. Please wash your hands often and do your best to maintain 6 feet of distance from others. Guests must respect the space and we ask/appreciate that guests tidy up after themselves. Please bag up all garbage and confirm that the bags are not wet. Please leave them by the backdoor on the first floor. Guest must remove any equipment or rentals you bring in when you leave. Please factor this setup and teardown time in your booking hours. If your event goes longer than 15 minutes past the end time we will add 30 minutes of overtime at the rate of $200/half hour, booked in 30 minute increments. The front door will be unlocked for the first hour of the event. If any guests arrive more than 60 minutes into the event, please advise guests to call/text you. - Guests must provide additional insurance and valid permits for all vendors - Please inquire for details about staffing - Furniture can only be moved by the host upon request - Trash should be placed in the bins and at the end of the event place tied bags of garbage by the backdoor on the first floor. - Do not leave the space until you have checked out with a staff member. - If you go into overtime at the event, it will be billed $200/half hour

Creative Studio | Bright + Exposed Brick

Chicago | Lake View

$125 per hour
50
2
Our studio is ideal for your next creative event! Located on the street level just steps from the Southport Corridor in the Lakeview neighborhood, the studio has a modern, yet artistic aesthetic. The tall ceilings, brick wall, and natural light are a great backdrop for many events and productions. We are a BYOB venue that comfortably seats 30 at tables and up to 50 standing. The space is perfect for a variety of events: workshops, photo shoots, filmings, pop-up shops, parties, offsite meetings, interviews, screenings, art galleries, bridal and baby showers, and any other meeting or creative celebration you can dream up. Features: - 13-foot ceilings - Natural light with large, north-facing storefront and additional south-facing windows - Exposed brick - Kitchenette with ample counter space, full-size fridge, utility sink, electric kettle, microwave, and coffee machine - 3 large dining/conference tables, 1 large studio table (4'x7'), 30 chairs, and 8 stools - Single-occupancy restroom - High-speed wifi and Bluetooth speaker - Pet-friendly

Fully Manfrotto equiped Photo studio

Chicago | Bridgeport

$100 per hour
50
Comfortable artwork photo studio shared with a theater black box and a gallery. flexible set up, loading dock, big access door, alarm, video surveillance. Perfect to get things done!. Lots of space for sets, catering, make up. dressing room, bar, etc. No cables to jump No ligth stands in your way

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