Gorton Community Center

400 E Illinois Rd, Lake Forest, IL
Capacity: 344 people
About Gorton Community Center
Host your celebration, meeting or performance at the scenic and historical Gorton Community Center. There are nine unique individual spaces of various sizes and appointments to accommodate your special event. The John and Nancy Hughes Theater possesses state-of-the-art technology and is available for performances and film showings. Office space is also available for rent at Gorton’s highly-visible, well appointed, and easy-to-access public location.
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Card Room
Card Room
Glore Solarium
Glore Solarium
Grotto
Grotto
The Nagel Family Room
The Nagel Family Room
The Stuart Community Room
The Stuart Community Room
1861 Room
Friends Room
John & Nancy Hughes Theater
Port Cochere & Garden
Location
Venue Types
Amenities
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 344
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 10
  • Special Features: Our Theater seats 304 people. The meeting rooms vary in size from 50 to 120.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 5,674
  • Year Renovated: 2015