The Exchange is an elegant banquet hall wedding venue located in stylish downtown Chicago, Illinois. You'll find this property in Daniel Burnham's Railway Exchange on Michigan Avenue, making it easy to find for out-of-town guests.
Facilities and Capacity
The Exchange offers a blank canvas for couples to transform and make their own. Ceremonies and receptions with up to 250 guests can be held in the Atrium. This chic space, with its glass ceiling and Art Deco design, offers a stylish setting to commemorate your milestone day. Intimate cocktail hours can be held in the Listening Room and Theo's, which both have a maximum capacity of 50 guests. Underground parking is available at the site for your convenience.
At The Exchange, you can work with a team of professional event planners to help make your vision a reality. The venue's staff is happy to take care of setup and cleanup, giving you more time to spend time with your loved ones. Some of the event rental items available from this site include tables, chairs, linens, lighting, glassware, and flatware.
The culinary team at this venue is led by James Beard-nominated chef Brian Huston. Chef Brian works alongside head baker Matt Pontarelli to design dishes to delight every guest. They're happy to serve food in a range of ways, including as a traditional seated meal, buffet, stations, or as sophisticated hors d'oeuvres. You're invited to attend a tasting before deciding on the food you'd like to have served. Bartending services are on offer, too, with champagne toasts available alongside beer, wine, and liquor.
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