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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
-WiFi

Perfect For

  • 19 East is perfect for Celebration Celebration
  • 19 East is perfect for Corporate Corporate
  • 19 East is perfect for Group Activity Group Activity
  • 19 East is perfect for Cocktail Party Cocktail Party
  • 19 East is perfect for Seated Meal Seated Meal

Amenities

  • 19 East has Ceremony On-Site Ceremony On-Site
  • 19 East has Outside Space Outside Space