Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel




Few Chicago wedding venues match the splendor and beauty of the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Chicago. Located on the famed Magnificent Mile, the Knickerbocker emanates the allure and glamor reminiscent of the 20s and 30s. As guests enter the fantastic lobby, they are greeted with white marble floors and columns, full of art-deco glamour. Your vows are an elegant affair in this iconic hotel. After your nuptials, you’ll be treated like royalty for a luxurious cocktail hour with butler-passed hors d’oeuvres. The highlight of your special day comes with your reception in the Crystal Ballroom. A space rich in history, elegance and tradition. This has been the setting for many prominent Chicago weddings and events. The ballroom features an expansive 25-foot, gilded dome ceiling and a graceful balcony for some fantastic overhead photos. Dine and dance beneath a grand crystal chandelier, providing soft, romantic light for your celebration. For a truly elegant wedding day experience, look no further than the Knickerbocker hotel.

Venue Style

Hotel/Resort, Ballrooms


Indoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 275 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 275 guests

Time Restrictions

Set up time can start 2 hours prior to event. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

There is no rental fee for the reception but there is a food and beverage minimum applied to all events and ranges from $20,000 to $30,000. The venue allows 6 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony with a reception is $1,000 and $1,500 for a ceremony only wedding.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel is estimated at between $27,962 and $45,905 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Wedding planning services
Bride's dressing area
Groom's dressing area
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Venue set up and clean up
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day-of coordinator
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
No kitchen
No parking options
Preferrential guest room rates
Picture frame table numbers
Personalized menu cards
Complimentary menu tasting for up to 4 people

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors only
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM