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19 East

About 19 East

19 East, an event gallery located in Chicago’s South Loop neighborhood, boasts an urban, contemporary flair and hosts a rich Chicago history that dates as far back as the 1800’s when the building belonged to the Chicago Illuminating Company, a predecessor of ComEd. This flexible event space is known for its premiere corporate and social events, galas, fundraisers, weddings, product launches and film shoots.

Located at 19 East 21st Street, the space is situated near South Michigan Avenue, the Cultural Mile, and just six blocks from McCormick Place. The building was recently acquired by Food For Thought, a premiere catering and events company whose been helping clients create unforgettable moments for over 30 years. 19 East proudly continues the tradition of hosting some of the finest events in the city.

Features include:
-10,000 Square feet of flexible event space
-Seated Dinners up to 250 guests
-Receptions up to 500 guests
-Hardwood floors, steel beams and tile mosaic throughout
-Ceiling height 12 – 28 feet
-Built in marble bars
-Valet and street parking
-Partnered with Chicago’s leading décor and event companies

    Amenities offered at 19 East

  • Allows BYOB
  • Ceremony On-Site
  • Chef's Table
  • AV Capable
  • On-Site Parking
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Outdoor Space
  • Presentation Area / Stage
  • Valet Service
  • Water Views
  • WiFi
Map 19 East

19 East Address

19 East 21st Street


Chicago, IL 60616