The Renaissance Blackstone Hotel’s storied past speaks of a history rich with intrigue, and it remains one of the most enthralling historic hotels in Chicago. Since its opening in 1910, the Blackstone has attracted the crème de la crème of celebrities, socialites, political powerhouses and infamous icons. Your wedding day will be no less spectacular! A beautiful ceremony in the luxurious hotel creates memories to last a lifetime, not to mention spectacular photos. After your vows, guests will be treated to a grand reception in the stunning ballroom. The vaulted ceiling, classical tiered architecture and romantic features offer a truly magnificent setting for your celebration. You’ll dine and dance beneath the sparkling chandeliers as the sun goes down and the lights of the city come up to offer a romantic scene. From 1910 to present day, the Blackstone’s beautiful brick and terracotta building has been an illustrious presence in the city’s landscape, and your wedding day will also go down in Chicago history!
Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception
Max Indoor Ceremony: 280 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 240 guests
Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by midnight.
There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The set up fee for a wedding ceremony is $5 per person. Additional hours can be arranged. Please inquire with the venue's wedding coordinator for exact details.
The average wedding cost at The Renaissance Blackstone is estimated at between $21,066 and $39,157 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.
|Bride's dressing area|
|Groom's dressing area|
|Podium and/or stage|
|Coat check room|
|Tables and chairs provided|
|Linens, silverware, glassware provided|
|Venue set up and clean up|
|Overnight accommodations available|
|Day of onsite manager|
|Full kitchen facilities|
|Large parking lot|
|Complimentary menu tasting for up to 4 guests|
|All food and beverage handled by venue|
|Food & beverage minimum|
|Venue must approve all decorations|
|Catering provided by venue|
|Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors|
|Smoking in designated areas only|
|Alcohol must be provided by venue|
|Music must end by midnight|
|Valet parking is available|