Pictured above: River Roast
When you start planning your wedding, many would agree that the first step is to choose your venue. After all, your wedding venue sets the mood for your big day. Are you going for a rustic chic look, or do you want more of the metro vibe? Downtown Chicago offers so many amazing venues (find our downtown venue guide here!), often with remarkable views of our beloved city. Here are 5 you should check out, if you’re looking for the best seats in the city.
- River Roast
This Chicagoland favorite offers couples a modern and relaxed venue for their wedding reception, with six indoor and outdoor venue spaces, all just steps away from the Chicago River. See more.
- Swissotel Chicago
The Swissôtel Chicago is an ultra-chic location for a traditional or modern wedding. With its triangular shape and all-glass exterior, their 43rd-floor ballroom features gorgeous sweeping city views. See more.
- The Metropolitan
Located in the heart of Chicago’s Loop in the iconic Willis Tower, The Metropolitan offers unparalleled views of the lake and skyline, certain to take your guests’ breath away. See more.
- Royal Sonesta Chicago River North
From ceremonies and receptions to rehearsal dinners, elegant brunches to lavish honeymoon getaways, the Royal Sonesta Chicago River North is ready to celebrate your love story in grand style. See more.
- Chicago’s First Lady Cruises
Imagine a magnificent sunset against the Chicago skyline as the backdrop for your private wedding cruise. Chicago’s First Lady Cruises offers vessels with open-air exterior decks, climate-controlled interior salon and luxury amenities. See more.
Start planning your Chicago area wedding now – find your perfect venue.