Pre-Party Festivities

Before a throwing a big holiday event, whether it be a Christmas party or New Year’s Eve celebration, consider treating guests to an elegant and carefree cocktail hour before the festivities begin. A pre-party cocktail hour can do many great things for your event, like setting the mood, getting your guests mingling, and build anticipation for the night ahead.

Planning a holiday party is stressful however, and throwing in another step to the process can seem daunting. At Food For Thought we believe every detail counts. As an established catering company that has been helping our clients turn ordinary moments into lasting memories for over thirty years, we can help you make the most of your holiday celebration this year by providing delicious food, one of a kind cocktails, and professional advice from our team at 19 East, Food For Thought’s premiere Chicago event space

Cocktail Hour at 19 East

When you come to 19 East, you will discover a flexible venue with various amenities and countless opportunities for personalization. 19 East is an urban Chicago event space located in the heart of the city’s South Loop on 21st Street, just six blocks from McCormick Place. This renovated location is ideal for those looking to impress their guests, and provide a unique, personalized backdrop for their special event.

19 East is perfect for hosting holiday parties, dinners, and more. With hardwood floors, built-in marble bars, an integrated speaker system, and other numerous features that bring an exciting, elegant flair to any event, your holiday soiree is sure to be a hit.

Food For Thought’s caterers will work exclusively with you and 19 East’s event coordinators, to design a menu ideal for the theme of your event. Whether that means the dessert table simply must be filled with traditional holiday treats, or certain cocktails should be specially crafted to reflect the spirit of the holiday season, you can count on us.

Food For Thought is in touch with many of today’s talented mixologists who can turn any cocktail hour into one of the most memorable parts of the evening. You can rely on 19 East’s team of coordinators to take care of the finer details, and assist in fully planning a party none of your guests will forget, cocktail hour included.

If you have plans to celebrate this festive time of year with a night on the town, then simply get your evening started right with an elegant cocktail hour at our location and a pre-party snack before heading out.

Call On Us

Call 19 East today at (312)-561-3314 and find out more about hosting your pre-party cocktail hour, holiday dinner, or other event with us.