Looking for a new location to host your Chicago business’ company party? Whether you’re raising a glass to a year in the black or celebrating a special anniversary or industry achievement, you want to choose a venue that will make it an occasion to remember.
To help you dial your out-of-office celebration up a notch, Arden’s coaches came up with a list of 4 fun places to host your next corporate party in Chicago. Check them out below and click on the link within the listings to further explore each business’ venue services.
With great creativity comes great celebrations! Arden’s coaches are quite familiar with Catalyst Ranch’s wacky and wonderful meeting rooms in Chicago’s West Loop that make exceptional spaces for accessing new ideas during an offsite meeting. What you may not know is that the ranch’s colorful and eclectic setting can also be rented for a unique and inspiring corporate shindig.
Already furnished with cozy chairs and funky fixtures, you won’t need to spend money on tables and chairs when you host your party at the ranch. And Catalyst’s Gala Girls will get everything set up and running with ease, transforming each space to meet your needs, whether that’s creating a kooky cocktail area, an all-out dance floor, or both!
Max Number of Guests: 500, seated, multiple rooms; 650+, cocktail style, multiple rooms
Loft on Lake
Located on West Lake Street, Loft on Lake is a one-of-a-kind timber and brick loft venue. Guests enjoy Loft on Lake’s industrial feel that features exposed beams and seemingly sky-high ceilings.
With 4,870 square feet on the open and airy ground floor all to yourself, Loft on Lake is the ideal location for showcasing a new concept or product that’s not easily transported. It’s even become a hit venue for auto shows and reveals.
The adjacent full-size kitchen and a long list of preferred local vendors ready to partner with the Lake on Loft event team make it a dynamic event space great for a product launch, demo, training, or company bash.
Max Number of Guests: 150, seated; 200, cocktail setting
At the heart of Chicago’s Logan Square neighborhood, you’ll find Greenhouse Loft, a beautiful blank canvas that’s ready to meet the requirements of your grandest company party vision. The glass house’s wraparound, floor-to-ceiling windows overlook an expansive outdoor garden, flooding natural light into the more than 3,600-square-foot space.
Greenhouse Loft holds Certified Platinum LEED status, the highest ranking possible issued by the US Green Building Council, so choosing the Loft as your company party destination allows you to make a multi-level impact, wowing your employees and conserving the environment.
Max Number of Guests: 200, seated; 250 cocktail setting
Looking for a historical and regal backdrop for your next company party? If so, the brilliantly restored Stan Mansion in Logan Square is your ideal venue. As a former temple of masonry, elegant Stan Mansion is architecturally stunning inside and out.
Dance the night away in the expansive and ornate Grand Ballroom or sip cocktails and mingle at the Bar-Lounge for the unique appeal of relaxing in a study from a different century. This space has a built-in bar, an enchanting fireplace, and two private bathrooms.
With a variety of rooms available, there’s a memorable setting at Stan Mansion for corporate groups of all sizes!
Max Number of Guests: 300, seated; 450, cocktail setting