Midwest Conference Center

Northlake, IL

Capacity: 300+ | WEBSITE | PHONE

About this Vendor

The perfect location in our Newly Renovated Space

Our 33,000 square feet of banquet space are all newly renovated. The exquisite 15,000 square foot Midwest Ballroom is perfect for large events up to 1,000 guests. Our Grand Ballroom for more intimate events, or the breathtaking views from the 16th floor Ballroom with floor to ceiling glass windows

Amenities + Details

  • Handicap Accessible

  • Indoor

  • Reception Area

For more details about amenities, please message the Venue.

Price Range

$ – Inexpensive

Venue Capacity




Wedding Categories

Bar + Drinks, Food + Catering, Rentals + Equipment


Contact Info

401 W Lake St, Northlake, IL (708) 409-2828


Reviewed on 10/08/2013 David N

Zoila and her crew made my reception happen. And my reception was no ordinary reception at all. It was concert-themed and quite the production. Including dry ice, skull centerpieces and a massive electric screen, they made sure that I was a satisfied customer. Also, all my... Read More guests LOVED the food! Make sure you taste the chicken kiev!


Reviewed on 12/31/2012 Jasmine M

The food was fabulous, everyone talked about it for weeks after.

Best kept secret in West suburbs

Reviewed on 4/10/2012 Lyuba B

This venue is off the radar, and I stumbled on it after extensive searching online. It offers the best value for an all-included package. Zoila, the events coordinator is lovely and very helpful. We were able to do the ceremony, take pictures, and have the reception at this... Read More site. The guests were very impressed by the venue, the food, and the view from the skyline ballroom. This venue is very convenient for those staying by O'Hare; unfortunately, you can't easily get there from Chicago without a car.

Reviewed on 1/15/2017 Amber S

Everything about this Venue was perfect. Zoila the coordinator was amazing. We used the venue for everything from getting ready, our ceremony and reception. The skyline ballroom was stunning, and definitely one of the prettiest reception halls we have seen. Everyone loved the... Read More food and open bar. Zoila made all the planning super easy, and she was on top of every detail. The cost was very reasonable. I couldn't have asked for anything more!

2017-01-23T12:33:21 Response from the vendor

Thank you for the fantastic review. I treat every wedding as if it was my own. I take a lot of pride in my work and it is very fulfilling. It was an absolute pleasure working and meeting both of you. I wish you both... Read Less Read More

Reviewed on 10/30/2016 Lauren G

We scheduled a tour for the Midwest Conference Center through The Knot, and we struggled to find anything positive about this location. The staff scheduled two tours at the same time, so after being kept waiting for 15 minutes someone finally told us, then called for another... Read More employee to show us around. The tour itself was very brief and not thorough at all. The carpet is terrible, the elevators are in serious need of updating, and the place smells musty and old. We did't even stay to get pricing information. If the staff couldn't even arrange a tour correctly I wouldn't trust them with my wedding. I guess there is a reason why this venue is one $.

Great value, great view!

Reviewed on 9/30/2014 Maggie B

My now husband and I were looking for a venue that didn't cost $100 per plate, and this was the place! Including taxes, gratuity and whatever other charges the cost for their Distintive Package was around $63pp; their Deluxe Package was around $46pp. Food was excellent and... Read More everyone loved the cake too! The events manager Zoila was great to work with and answered emails/calls very timely. The view was a nice bonus :)

loved them

Reviewed on 12/31/2012 Jasmine M

During the planning process, the consultant Zoila was so helpful. On the morning of the wedding we got to the venue and nothing was ready due to a miscommunication among the staff. After Zoila was contacted, she jumped in gear, her first stop was my bridal suite where she not... Read More only reassured me that not only would everything be beautiful, but she stocked my room with all kinds of snacks, drinks and food. Everything turned out better than I ever dreamed. It was one of the happiest days of my life...thank You Soils

Great wedding hall!

Reviewed on 12/08/2011 Adina W

MCC was a great place to get married. The rooms were beautiful, the food was delicious, and the staff was great. They handled everything so well and I didn't need to worry on the big day


Reviewed on 9/14/2010 JAZMIN M

I had my reception on the 16th floor skyline ballroom. It was beautiful! Zoila the corrdinator was great she worked with us to get everything we wanted and just the way we wanted. She is so nice and great to work with. The view was amazing as the sun shined in our floor to... Read More ceiling windows. And when the night hit the downtown shyline view was amazing. Will have another event here again.You will not got the value of the best anywhere else. I had my cermony in one room, cocktails in another, and dinner in the shyline ballroom. The food was great as well. My guest can not stop talking about it. And the best of it all is they believe I spent a huge amount here. In reality This was the cheapest place I found with expensive taste. Loved it.

Beautiful Views

Reviewed on 6/29/2010 Karen D

There's one reason and one reason only to use this venue: the 16th floor Skyline ballroom. With windows on three sides of the room, the views are ah-mazing, and it'll be an experience your guests won't forget. Don't go here for any other room but the Skyline ballroom. My... Read More guests still rave about the wedding, but the reception wasn't without flaws. The biggest, most irksome problem was the food we were served during our tasting was NOT the food that we were served at our reception. Not only was the meat entree completely different, but the green beans were almost completely raw. More troubling was the catering office's lack of concern for the whole thing. They tried to put it on us (like we were remembering wrong), and never offered any kind of reimbursement. We were terribly embarrassed that our guests were served that entree. Still, our guests loved the evening and kept complimenting us on the venue. So if you do go here, keep in mind that you're paying for the views, not necessarily the food.