SOPHISTICATED & VERSATILE
For corporate meetings, small and medium-sized conferences, product launches and more, 19 East is an ideal full-service daytime events center.
This award-winning space offers an unmatched combination of dramatic architecture, versatility, convenient downtown location, and access to the best in Chicago event catering and production.
Add in concierge level client service, and you have a unique all-in-one event destination you will not find anywhere else.
Make your event experience one your guests will not forget, in an environment that showcases urban Chicago architecture across generations. With three large, connected event spaces, additional private office and lounge suites, and a full complement of AV solutions and event amenities at the ready, 19 East can accommodate a variety of corporate and social events.
- Three Distinct Event Spaces Under One Roof
- Office Suite with Conference Room
- Lounge and Private Meeting Spaces
- Tables and Chameleon Chairs Inclusive with Space
- Draped Partitions
- Coat Racks
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- Integrated Music Speaker System
- On-Site AV Support Available
Perfectly Suited For
- Theater-Style Meetings
- Product Launches and Fashion Shows
- Multi-Day Events
- Conferences with Breakout Sessions
- Company Retreats
- Luncheons and Cocktail Receptions
- Photo and Film Shoots
- Automotive Displays and Launches
YOUR EVENT STAFF
When you host an event at 19 East, you get more than a meeting space. You access concierge level event services. Your 19 East client team will assist you at every step in crafting an exceptional guest experience, from managing event vendors, to event logistics and transportation, to planning and executing a menu that shines.
Chicago at Your Doorstep
Located in Chicago’s South Loop, 19 East is walking distance to McCormick Place and minutes to the city’s most prominent businesses, hotels, and attractions.
- McCormick Place Convention Center
- 6 blocks
- China Town
- 5 blocks
- CTA Green Line
- 2 blocks
- By Taxi or RideShare
- Financial District
- 12 minutes
- Gold Coast
- 20 minutes
- Museum Campus
- 12 minutes
- Magnificent Mile
- 16 minutes
- Union Station
- 11 minutes
- Midway Airport
- 28 minutes
- O’Hare International Airport
- 46 minutes
FOOD FOR THOUGHT CATERING GROUP
19 East is proudly owned and operated by the Food For Thought Catering Group, bringing 35 years of experience serving the city’s most renowned cultural institutions and venues with a custom culinary focus and commitment to service.
Our award-winning Food For Thought chefs and events team will bring your unique event vision to life, whether it’s through an exquisite multi-course menu, or lunch and snack offerings designed to energize and inspire your team.
MEETINGS & CORPORATE EVENT RATES
Sunday-Thursday Daytime Fees 9am-5pm
Tables and chairs are included with all eventsAsk us about special rates when you book a full day and evening
Small Group Rate*
- 100 guests or less on Sunday-Thursday $3,000
- We are pleased to offer a 25% discount to Non-profits
Daytime Rental Rates*
- Half-Day-4 Hours $1,000
- Full-Day-8 Hours $2,000
- Half-Day-4 Hours $550
- Full-Day-8 Hours $660