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Refined & Unmatched Chicago Meetings & Events

Elevate the atmosphere of your next meeting at the InterContinental Chicago. Our Chicago meeting venues are tailored to impress, with vast ballrooms and fabulous natural lighting. Stunning design elements, including original chandeliers, hand-painted murals, and wood carvings, set the stage for the most memorable events.

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Amenities & Services

  • Expert meeting and event planning
  • 45,000 sq ft of event space
  • Six ballrooms
  • 24-hour Business Center
  • High-tech A/V
  • Full-service onsite catering
  • Onsite kosher kitchen in partnership with Danziger Kosher Catering
  • Valet parking

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All the essentials you need for a perfectly planned event. Curate moments that delight your guests’ senses and expand their perspective.

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Meeting + Event Spaces

With 45,000 square feet of flexible event space including six unique ballrooms, our Chicago meeting venues are among the city’s most sought-after spaces.

Avenue Ballroom
4,144 sq. ft. | 500 guests Inset

4,144 sq. ft. | 500 guests

An elegant Chicago meeting space on our lobby level, the Avenue Ballroom can be divided into East and West sections for smaller meetings. Our third largest ballroom, it features a generous pre-function foyer with charging stations and private bathrooms.

Camelot Ballroom
3,430 sq ft | 250 guests Inset

3,430 sq ft | 250 guests

Located on the 3rd floor, the elegant Camelot Room is a Medieval-inspired space featuring high ceilings with wood beams and marble accents. Windows at the south end send in natural lighting, and the room has a semi-private banquet area with private washrooms.

King Arthur Court
3,725 sq ft | 400 guests Inset

3,725 sq ft | 400 guests

A historic gem on the hotel’s 3rd floor, King Arthur Court lends a regal feel to any event. Highlights of this unique space include 16-foot ceilings, original chandeliers, murals, and wood carvings.

Renaissance Ballroom
4,500 sq ft | 500 guests Inset

4,500 sq ft | 500 guests

Featuring ornate French design recalling the era of Louis XVI, this is an ideal location for an important meeting or charity gala. Our second largest ballroom, the Renaissance Ballroom features abundant natural light and beautiful views up and down Magnificent Mile. Crystal chandeliers and ornate wood carvings add to this room’s sense of old-world luxury.

Grand Ballroom
8,600 sq ft | 700 guests Inset

8,600 sq ft | 700 guests

The crown jewel of our Chicago event venues, the 7th floor Grand Ballroom features an iconic elliptical shape, 37 hand-painted murals, and a Grand Balcony overlooking the ballroom. A 12,000-pound Baccarat crystal chandelier, one of the largest in the world, highlights the 21-foot ceiling. Up to 400 guests can be accommodated with tables, or 700 for a reception.

Empire Room
4,000 sq ft | 250 guests Inset

4,000 sq ft | 250 guests

This 7th floor ballroom has fabulous natural lighting, ornate ceilings, and showcases a view of the Magnificent Mile.

1,500 sq ft | 100 guests Inset

1,500 sq ft | 100 guests

Located on our lobby level, the Streeterville Room can be divided into two East and West sections. This exceptional space has a generous pre-function area and abundant natural light.

Toledo Room
1,900 sq ft | 300 guests Inset

1,900 sq ft | 300 guests

The Toledo Room on our 5th floor can accommodate a variety of event seating and table arrangements, and is adjacent to the ornate Spanish Court foyer.

Exchange Room
2,500 sq ft | 300 guests Inset

2,500 sq ft | 300 guests

Located on the 11th floor, the versatile Exchange Room can be subdivided into two modern, well-equipped meeting rooms. Private restrooms are located just outside a foyer area.

Prime I, II, III
459 - 595 sq ft | 50 guests Inset

459 - 595 sq ft | 50 guests

Located in close proximity to Michael Jordan’s Steak House, our Prime Rooms are ideal for private business dinners. Fans of the shooting guard will want to reserve Prime I, which features memorabilia from MJ’s Bulls career.

Alhambra Room
370 sq ft | 30 guests Inset

370 sq ft | 30 guests

This elegant 5th floor space can serve as a boardroom or banquet hall. It features bright light, luxurious drapery, and Medieval Spanish-style details.

630 sq ft | 18 guests Inset

630 sq ft | 18 guests

Located on the 5th floor, Cordova is a classic boardroom setting with south-facing windows that shine light from the Tribune Tower. This space includes a foyer for buffet offerings during your gathering.

Ohio, Illinois, Michigan, St. Clair, Trade
435 - 640 sq ft | 12 - 60 guests Inset

435 - 640 sq ft | 12 - 60 guests

Our bright meeting rooms can accommodate various layouts, from classroom or theatre-style to intimate banquet or board meeting.

Burnham, Wright, Sullivan, Holabird, Root
374 - 785 sq ft | 70 - 80 guests Inset

374 - 785 sq ft | 70 - 80 guests

These 8th floor meeting rooms can accommodate various table arrangements, and are excellent choices for a more intimate banquet or breakout session.

201 sq ft | 8-18 guests Inset

201 sq ft | 8-18 guests

This flexible space can host smaller meetings with various table arrangements, or can be opened up for an intimate reception of up to 18 guests.

Hall of Lions
770 sq ft  |  25-75 guests Inset

770 sq ft | 25-75 guests

One of the most unique interior spaces in Chicago, the Hall of Lions features etched marble walls, including the two original, emblematic carvings of lions used as a motif throughout the hotel. With its own bar, this space lends glamour to private receptions.

Spanish Court
612 sq ft | 20-60 guests Inset

612 sq ft | 20-60 guests

Gather your guests in this elegant 5th floor foyer containing a water fountain, Spanish tiles, and ornate, iron fixtures. The Spanish Court is adjacent to the Toledo Room, and can host 60 guests for a reception or 20 guests in a theater-style arrangement.

Tower Lounge
1,000 sq ft | 50 guests Inset

1,000 sq ft | 50 guests

Plush seating and stunning 32nd floor views combine into an expansive lounge. Furnished for relaxing, the lounge can also be transformed into a boardroom or a banquet space with a wet bar.

Classic Cuisine

The kitchen has always been the heart of the home, and ours is no different. Whether for an intimate luncheon or a multi-course gala, our team of seasoned chefs will make an impression on your palates with memorable catering.

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