Moonlight Studios





Situated in Chicago’s hot West Loop neighborhood, Moonlight Studios offers a highly unique and versatile space for your special day. The facility, a repurposed factory, provides an industrial-chic venue, ready for your distinct wedding style to liven up the space. Guests enter through an elongated foyer, flanked by exposed brick walls and lit with crystal chandeliers. Your beautiful ceremony unfolds in another of Moonlight Studios’ expansive gallery spaces, with warm wooden floors and unique architectural features creating an interesting atmosphere for your nuptials. You’ll say your vows surrounded by the people you love against a backdrop of exposed brick and unique lighting, ensuring the vision for your wedding is everything you’ve dreamed of. After you say “I do”, guests will enjoy a lovely reception in the spacious Moonlight Studio. With soft fabric draping the walls and colored lights illuminating the towering columns, your celebration will be a magical affair. Dine and dance with the people that mean most to you in an elegant and luxurious space. Moonlight Studios offers a blank canvas for you to make your dream wedding come to life.

Venue Style

Event Center, Museum/Gallery, Loft


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 300 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 300 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $5,500 to $9,500 for ceremony and reception and includes 10 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $1000/hr. A refundable security deposit of 50% of the rental fee is required.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Moonlight Studios is estimated at between $11,923 and $18,961 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.


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Amenities Included

Bride's dressing area
Dance floor
Day-of coordinator
Kitchen for prep only
Large parking lot
Chandelier lighting

Special Restrictions

BYO alcohol
Venue must approve all decorations
General liability insurance required
Choose from a list for catering
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be served by licensed bartender/caterer
Music must end by midnight
Clean up fee ranges from $200 to $400
No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

$500 off rental fees for 2018 $1000 off rental fees for Jan-Feb 2019

$1000 off rental fees for January and February 2019 dates, $100 off rental fees if you book by December 31, 2018

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