Renaissance Center is an elegant, historic venue located in the heart of Joliet, Illinois. The center offers gorgeous, recently renovated banquet space along with classic, yet modern dining rooms for you and your guests to enjoy the delicious food that Renaissance Center’s in-house chef provides. Renaissance Center plays an important part in the history of the city of Joliet and continues to be a significant landmark in the town.
Facilities and Capacity
Renaissance Center is complete with five spaces, including dining rooms and a full banquet hall. The Renaissance Center is a lovely option for those seeking a larger wedding, as it can accommodate up to 480 guests. This venue also features a full-size cocktail bar that you and your guests can enjoy. The gorgeous full banquet hall is complete with a wide variety of decor, linens, and seating. The space is characterized by its funky chandeliers and its beautiful large windows which provide fantastic lighting for a daytime affair.
Renaissance Center offers many different services for your wedding day and their dedicated team of servers and hosts will be with you every step of the way to make sure your day unfolds as planned. The Renaissance Center provides the following services:
Renaissance Center has a talented in-house catering team team that will provide you with a variety of food options. The Renaissance Center offers some fantastic food station stations, including a pasta station and a Prime Rib Carving Station. The venue also offers plated dinner, appetizers, family style dinner, and buffet style dinner. If you and your guests desire some after hours fare, The Renaissance Center also offer a late night snack menu.
Originally built in 1924 and was designed by the legendary architect Daniel Burnham. Renaissance Center originally operated as the home of the Joliet Chamber of Commerce along with housing the legendary D'Amico's 214. At the time, Renaissance Center was famous for hosting some of the 20th century's most well-known musicians and performers. Renaissance Center is owned by the Joliet Junior College and in 2015, they began renovations before re-opening in 2017.
Recommended by 100% of couples
Matt · Married on 06/30/2018
Had our wedding there on 6/30/18. Couldn’t have been more pleased with everything from the ceremony to the reception. The place is beautiful and food is outstanding. Mo does an amazing job making sure everything goes smooth and is super flexible. Recommend this place to anyone looking to get married in a beautiful and fun setting.Sent on 07/01/2018
Colleen · Married on 06/08/2019
Joliet's Best Wedding Venue!!!!
Amazing!! My husband and I had our wedding reception here on 06.15.19 and everything was PERFECT! The whole staff was so easy to work with from day one when we picked the venue all the way up to the day of, they were easy to contact and super helpful in answering all questions! On the day of, everything was amazing! We received so many compliments on the service and on the food and my husband and I never had to worry about a thing! Additionally, we were surprised with rain on the day of our wedding and the Renaissance Center made for beautiful photos!! I can not recommend the Renaissance Center enough, they made my dream wedding come to life!!Sent on 06/23/2019
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