THE Metropolis Ballroom is THE sought after venue for today's clientele. Perfect for hosting a multitude of events, our team of professionals can take care of ALL aspects of your event from the initial planning to turning out the lights! VISIT us for special live entertainment events including: All-ages concerts, VIP artist receptions, and dinner or cocktail events. CENTERED in the revitalized area of historic downtown Arlington Heights, the Metropolis Ballroom has free parking and easy access to and from major expressways. It’s just one block from Metra Northwest Train Station, is surrounded by parks, restaurants, unique shops, boutiques, & the local Performing Arts Center. Arlington Heights is conveniently located close to O'Hare Airport, downtown Chicago, and surrounding Northwest Suburbs. HAVE your corporate events and meetings with us. Our professional staff and unique space, provide a modern alternative to the company meeting, seminar, product launch, or trade show. We offer a variety of different rooms with various design options and up-to-date technology to ensure your meetings are successful. From an intimate board room to a large lofted ballroom you are sure to find what you are looking for. YOUR FUTURE TOGETHER STARTS HERE: Celebrate It Joyfully. Share It Generously. As a 'Soon-To-Be' Bride and Groom, the two of you can take pride in creating an event filled with the unique and romantic elements for you and your guests to cherish for a lifetime. From the ceremony rehearsal and rehearsal dinner, to the moment when you say I do, every moment is a memory in the making. At the Metropolis Ballroom, a grand scale wedding reception feels intimate and an intimate reception feels grand. We offer quaint cityscape views perfect for every season. Our hardwood flooring, soft lighting, and well appointed acoustics provide you with a blank canvas to dress up or keep simple, reflecting your sense of style. We simply ensure every detail is a detail of you. LIKE a home away from home, our home-like venue is the perfect setting for every celebration of life's milestones; Baby Showers, Baptisms, Bridal Showers, Birthday Parties, Christenings, Cotillions, First Communions, Fundraisers, Graduation Parties, Holiday Parties, Memorial Services, Mitzvahs, Quinceaneras and Retirement Dinners. Our charming rooms, and superior staff will make you and your guests feel right at home. From carnivores to vegans and those with special dietary needs, your guests will know their exquisite cuisine was designed with them in mind. You and your guests will feel so welcome and so at home you may just want to move in, or at the very least, return again and again. Our Executive Chef will prepare a sumptuous feast for your guests featuring a tantalizing array of specialties presented in exceptional style. Cocktail Receptions, Plated Style, Family Style, Buffet and Station Style Events, Customized Wedding Cake and Sweet Tables, Chocolate Fountain Stations and Late Night Snacks! As part of our specialty catering offerings, The Metropolis Ballroom has teamed up with Chicago's renowned "North Shore Cake Boss", Chef Joseph LoChirco, to launch Manetti's Bakery. Chef LoChirco has been featured on programs such as CLTV, ABC News and CNN, and specializes in custom cakes for all occasions such as weddings, birthdays, anniversaries & graduations. Chef LoChirco also practices the fine craft of chocolate sculptures and personalized sweet tables sure to exceed any expectations.