5107 S Blackstone Ave, Chicago, IL
Located in the heart of Hyde Park, Chicago at East Hyde Park Blvd. & S. Blackstone Ave, The Penthouse features an elegant mix of art deco and modern design, sitting atop the former 1920's Piccadilly Hotel & Theater. Magnificent floor to ceiling arched 20' windows encompass our 2,500 sq. ft. ballroom, with seating capacities up to 200, 170 with a dance floor. Stunning views of the city and lake can be seen from our fabulous 2,600 sq. ft. outdoor rooftop terrace, perfect for ceremonies or cocktail hours. Included with rental of the space, clients enjoy exclusive access to our two-story VIP Suite, where they will enjoy a spacious sitting area on the first floor accompanied by a full kitchen and half bath with vanity. Upstairs, you'll find a large, bright dressing area complete with a full bathroom - perfect for getting ready before the wedding, take photos or just freshening up throughout your event. Later, step away to catch a breath and share a quiet moment together as newlyweds. The Penthouse welcomes fully licensed and insured caterers of your choice, who will enjoy a large catering prep kitchen for their perusal. Bar packages are provided directly through The Penthouse with selections of beer, wine, liquors, and specialty cocktails to choose from. Enjoy up to 10 hours access to the space, with 3 hours prior to the start of your event for vendors to load in, 6 hours for the event, and 1 hour cleanup, concluding by 11pm and cleanup completed by midnight. Additional hours are available for purchase. Come experience the newest, premier wedding venue on the south side of Chicago, an experience a Century in the making.