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Provided by: The James Chicago
The James Chicago

Venue highlights

Rentals included
Valet parking

Venue details

Style:

Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms, Modern

Guest capacity:

Accommodates up to 190 guests

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Services:

Ceremony / Reception

Indoor

Location:

55 East Ontario
Chicago, IL 60611

Description:

The James Chicago features 7,000 square feet of flexible, naturally lit, state-of-the-art event space. Whether you want to have a small and intimate affair or a large, gala wedding celebration, The James Chicago has something for you. Art lovers will find this venue particularly interesting as every space in the hotel is carefully curated with one-of-a-kind works from local and international artists. Host an intimate, romantic ceremony in one of the smaller or partition off The Great Room. After the ceremony, guests can make their way to The Library for cocktail hour. The Library is a cosmopolitan space that features over sized furniture, custom hand-stenciled bookcases, wet bar, game tables and a flat screen TV. The festivities continue with a reception in The Great Room. The expansive ballroom boasts rich carpeting, sleek lighting, 14-foot ceilings, skylights and huge windows with views to the north and east of the city. The James Chicago offers distinctive space, mouthwatering catering options, and event expertise that is sure to surpass your expectations.

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Service Options

Venue notes

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.

Amenities and Restrictions

Amenities

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Dance floor

- Podium and/or stage

- Coat check room

- Tables and chairs provided

- Linens, silverware, glassware provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Votive candles

- Overnight accommodations available

- Day-of coordinator

- Complimentary bridal suite

- Full kitchen facilities

- Valet or public parking for a fee

- 4 hour Penthouse premium bar service is included with the Emerald Dinner package

Restrictions

- All food and beverage handled by venue

- Food & beverage minimum

- Venue must approve all decorations

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Catering provided by venue

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- No smoking

- Alcohol must be provided by venue

- Music must end by midnight

Amenities

- Bride's dressing area

- Groom's dressing area

- Dance floor

- Podium and/or stage

- Coat check room

- Tables and chairs provided

- Linens, silverware, glassware provided

- Venue set up and clean up

- Votive candles

- Overnight accommodations available

- Day-of coordinator

- Complimentary bridal suite

- Full kitchen facilities

- Valet or public parking for a fee

- 4 hour Penthouse premium bar service is included with the Emerald Dinner package

Restrictions

- All food and beverage handled by venue

- Food & beverage minimum

- Venue must approve all decorations

- No rice, birdseed, confetti, etc.

- Catering provided by venue

- Amplified music OK indoors only

- No smoking

- Alcohol must be provided by venue

- Music must end by midnight

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The James Chicago

Venue Highlights

Rentals included
Valet parking

STARTING AT $20,222 FOR 50 GUESTS

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