Your Chicago Wedding Venue

When planning a wedding, going through all the little details becomes a tedious and arduous task, especially when faced with such an endless list of chores. One particularly important decision you will have to make when planning a wedding is finding the perfect venue for both the ceremony and the reception.

Choosing the best location for a wedding ceremony is just as important as the selection you make for your reception. Often, people like combining the two. It cuts down on travel time and reduces stress, giving you more freedom to enjoy the day. This is why we are seen as a premier option when individuals search for a wedding venue. We provide space for every part of your day, from getting ready for the walk down the aisle to the reception afterwards, giving you the chance to keep it all under one roof.

There is a checklist of things you need to address while searching for the ideal wedding venue. How many guests will be present? Is the space large enough? Is the preferred vendors list to your liking? Is there a high-quality speaker system? What about lighting?

These are just a few reasons why finding a Chicago wedding venue can be so difficult. There are numerous options available in this large and beautiful city, but this can actually make the process of hunting down the perfect space even harder.

19 East

Food For Thought’s event space 19 East, on 21st Street in Chicago, has everything necessary to host a beautiful ceremony and incredible wedding reception. Our experienced staff works with you to determine what rooms and services will best suit your special day so you can have what you’ve always imagined.

19 East is a renovated, urban event hall with open spaces and modern originality. The building, standing since the 1800’s, originally belonged to the Chicago Illuminating Company. After many years of changing hands and renovations, this historic space was turned into a refined locale for weddings, trade shows, corporate events, galas, fashion shows, photo shoots, product launches, and more. Its flexibility is unparalleled.

Located in Chicago’s South Loop, near South Michigan Avenue and McCormick Place, 19 East is an easy to find location designed with ingenuity in mind. We believe there is no occasion as special as your wedding, and 19 East provides countless customization options. With 10,000 square feet available, adjustable lighting, a built in high-quality speaker system, marble bars, select private rooms, and twelve to twenty-eight foot ceilings, there is no limit to what we can do.

Booking Wedding Venue

As one of the most important days of your life, your wedding should take place in a space you can look back on with pride. Booking your wedding ceremony and/or reception at our exquisite and unique location is exceptionally easy. At 19 East we strive to make all your dreams come true. With our fair pricing and reputable vendors list, ironing out the details is a breeze. We take pride in working with couples so they can enjoy the beautiful wedding experience everyone deserves.

Contact us via phone, email, or submit an inquiry on our website today to start exploring this beautiful Chicago wedding venue.