SOCIAL

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Photography by Amanda Hein Photography

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Photography by Tuan B & Co.

Social, Private + Corporate Events

Chez is a contemporary loft space that can be easily transformed for a variety of social, private, and corporate events. Original, white-painted brick walls and columns surround a contemporary glass staircase to provide a polished blank canvas ready for cocktail receptions, dinner parties, bar/bat mitzvah celebrations, not-for-profit fundraisers, awards ceremonies, fashion shows, product launches, networking events, holiday parties, and experiential marketing events.

Located steps from Michigan Ave, Chez is situated in one of the most ideal locations for a Chicago event. Your guests will be delighted by the exclusive and convenient location. Chez is within walking distance of The Mag Mile, the Lakefront, Water Tower Place, cultural institutions, the Chicago River, for out-of-town guests looking to quickly explore the city.

Five of the best caterers in Chicago make up the exclusive Chez catering partner list. You will work with one of our caterers to create a custom menu that will personalize your event at Chez. With 10 years of experience in the events industry, the Chez team will guide you through the event planning process and help you curate your event vision.

Chez was once the home of the world famous Chez Paree nightclub, which hosted many of the world’s best entertainers, including Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, and Nat King Cole.

FLOOR PLANS

Chez can accommodate 300 guests for a variety of reception style events and 200 guests for a seated dinner. Select one of the layouts we have designed, or create something completely unique to fit your event vision. Take a look in our image gallery to see the variety of ways the space can be configured and customized.

AMENITIES

THE SPACE
1 Private suite with Powder Room
Coat Room
Wi-Fi
Custom Glass Staircase
Mezzanine Level
Catering Prep Kitchen with Three-Compartment Sink
Service Entrances and Service Elevator
ADA-Compliant Washroom on Main Level
Designer Men’s and Women’s Washrooms on Mezzanine Level
10 Floor-to-Ceiling Windows with Sheer Drapery
Floor-to-Ceiling Acoustical Drapery Treatment on East Wall

LIGHTING 
Dimmable Track Lighting System
Dimmable LED Up-Lighting beneath Glass Staircase
Contemporary Glass Chandelier at Entrance

FURNITURE
200 – Clear Mirage Ghost Chairs
12 – 8′ x 40″ Rectangular Tables
13 – 60″ Round Tables
10 – 30″ Round Pedestal Tables – Adjustable for Highboy or Cabaret

Event Design by Kehoe Designs

VENDORS

Chez has selected the best catering companies in the city for our exclusive catering partner list. Each catering partner has significant experience producing events at Chez, and all types of cuisine and styles of dinner service.

The Chez team is connected to a broad network of industry professionals. We will introduce you to vendors that fit your style and budget to ensure that every detail of your event will be perfect.

PRICING

JANUARY – FEBRUARY
M – T Half Day  $900
M – T Full Day $2,500
M – T Evening $3,000
Friday $3,825
Saturday/Holiday $5,000
Sunday $3,825

MARCH – DECEMBER
M – T Half Day $900
M – T Full Day $2,500
M – T Evening $3,000
Friday $4,500
Saturday/Holiday $6,000
Sunday $4,500

PRICING INCLUDES
200 – Armless Clear Mirage Ghost Chairs
12 – 8′ x 40″ Rectangular Tables
13 – 60″ Round Tables
10 – 30″ Round Pedestal Tables – Adjustable for Highboy or Cabaret
1 Private Suite with Powder Room
Coat Room
Wi-Fi
On-Site Facilities Liaison & Security
All Pre-Event and Post-Event Cleaning

Pricing subject to change
Half Day Hours 8am – 12pm or 1pm – 5pm
Full Day Hours 8am – 5pm
Insurance Required
20% Non-profit discount available
Saturday/Holiday prices apply to the Sundays of Holiday weekends
$500 fee per additional hour of event time between 12am and 2am

Image by Tim Tab Studios