Throwing a Holiday Wedding

Holiday weddings are very special, beautiful affairs. Everyone is already in the holiday spirit, so adding a wedding to the mix of holiday parties and family affairs is often just one more reason to have fun and celebrate the season with those you love.

However, planning a holiday wedding can pose just as many, if not more, difficulties than planning a wedding any other time of the year. Schedules are booked for your guests and your potential vendors. This means making certain everything goes according to plan can be twice as difficult as it normally would be.

Finding the perfect Chicago wedding venue may also pose a problem during the holidays, as so many locations are either already booked, closed during the winter season, or too busy to accommodate a wedding. Managing decorations, allowing for outside catering services, and finding a reliable band or DJ can be also be especially hard.

Our Venue

Food For Thought is a catering company that has been in the business for over thirty years. Our premiere event location, 19 East, is an adaptable, urban event site located in the heart of the city’s south loop. 19 East is the ideal Chicago wedding venue for anyone planning on having their ceremony around the holidays.

19 East is a versatile venue with many distinct features, including various spaces, cathedral ceilings, built-in marble bars, hardwood floors, an integrated speaker system, and more. 19 East can accommodate up to 500 guests with serving stations, private rooms that are available for client use, and a team of professional coordinators to make sure your big day runs smoothly.

We are partnered with Chicago’s leading event vendors, simplifying the process of finding vendors you can depend on during the busy holiday season. Food For Thought will also work closely with you to plan out the perfect reception, from appetizers and cocktails, to dinner and the dessert table.

19 East is easily accessible, as well. Valet, street parking, and a nearby parking garage makes it easy on guests. We are located two blocks from the CTA green line, and near to various renowned hotels for those guests who may be visiting from out of town.

Count On Us

If you are searching for the ideal Chicago wedding venue for your upcoming holiday wedding, look no further than Food For Thought’s 19 East. Our dedicated team will be with you every step of the way while planning the wedding of your dreams.

Contact us via our website, or when you call (312)-561-3764 today.