Carleton Of Oak Park

1110 Pleasant Street, Oak Park, IL
Max Capacity: 400 people
The Carleton Of Oak Park offers gracious accomadations in the oak park tradition. Conveniently located just off interstate 290, this hotel, with its elegant lobby and beautifully appointed guest rooms and suites, has been providing area visitors with comfortable, convenient accomadations for over seventy years. FREE High-speed wireless internet access or wireless fidelity (WIFI) is now available in all hotel guest rooms, restaurants, meeting rooms and lobby. From small intimate affairs to large celebrations, The Carleton of Oak Park offers innovative cuisine combined with elegant decor and a professional staff. Several distinctive banquet/meeting rooms are available to choose from. We have 6000 square feet of elegant flexible meeting and banquet space. Our rooms include the Grand Ballroom, holding up to 200pp for receptions, reunions and celebrations. The Columbian Room, built in 1895 for the Columbian Exposition, holds up to 50pp for business meeting or private dinners. The Carleton Bar is newly renovated for wine receptions or cocktail meetings. The Foxboro Room holds up to 90pp for Rehearsal Dinners or Business Meetings/Dinners. The Barclay Room is decorated in a wine cellar theme and holds up to 30 for private dinners. Class, quality and ambiance are the signature of events hosted by the Carleton of Oak Park. When providing weddings the Carleton offers a personal touch to make each event unique.
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Amenities
  • Full Bar/Lounge
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Valet Parking
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 400
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 4
  • Special Features: The Carleton of Oak Park offers innovative cuisine combined with elegant decor and a professional staff.
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 5,225
  • Year Renovated: 2000
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 400
 
$34.95-$114.95 /person
With more than 25 years experience, hosting weddings is our specialty at Parkway Banquets! We are pleased to offer our amazing venue for your wedding or special event. Located on the shores of beautiful Long Lake in Ingleside, IL, our beautiful, natural setting gives you and your guests a spectacular view! One entire wall of our beautiful facility is located right on the lakefront of Long Lake, which is part of the Chain of Lakes in Lake County, IL. We’re on the border of McHenry County. We are also right next to the forest preserve, so our location is surrounded by nature, not tall buildings and loud, noisy traffic. We are proud to offer: * Lovely outdoor tented ceremony site - rain or shine! * Large, cozy, and inviting reception area with cathedral ceilings, overlooking Long Lake and right next to the forest preserve. * We can host your wedding ceremony right on site under our outdoor tented area (rain or shine!) We will custom decorate our arch and aisle to match your wedding colors at no extra charge. * Wide menu with a vast array of mouth-watering selections to choose from including our fabulous hors d’oeuvres, sweet table, ice cream bar, & much-requested late night snack! * All wedding packages include either a sit-down dinner or a large buffet FOR THE SAME PRICE. * Big dance floor with special up-lighting all around the room! * Expert advice on the hottest DJs, the coolest photographers, crazy creative florists, & the most outstanding cake bakeries & artisans in the area! * BE SURE TO ASK ABOUT OUR NEWEST FACILITY, 'PARKWAY BANQUETS SALON', WITH CAPACITY FOR 400 GUESTS!
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 120  
Built in 1908 by the famed architect, Howard Van Doren Shaw, Glen Rowan House features elegant spaces for any occasion. The main floor of the house can accommodate as few as 10 for an intimate dinner and up to 120 for a cocktail reception. The second floor features a conference room for six people and three overnight rooms, each with a private bath. The extensive grounds are ideal for picnics or tented events up to 250 people. Packages available that include the entire house or one floor.
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 100  
$50-$175 /hour
Aubergine Chicago is a 3,200 square foot, industrial chic event space located in Chicago's historic Logan Square neighborhood. Ideal for birthday celebrations (adults and kids!), showers, dinner parties, intimate weddings, meetings, classes, and corporate events, Aubergine looks forward to helping you host a memorable event.
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 500  
$10-$83 /person
Newly Renovated!!! We are a full service property offering 145 guest rooms to include Junior and Presidential suites. Complimentary WIFI along with Keurig Coffee makers, Microwaves and refrigerators in all rooms. Indoor pool and Local Shuttle service is available. We offer a full service restaurant and bar along with approximately 4000 square feet of banquet space. We host a variety of events from small business meetings to black tie galas for 250 guests. Enjoy homemade favorites prepared in house from scratch!!!
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 160
 
$21-$110 /person
Reserve 22 provides you with a beautiful and unique setting to host events for friends, family and colleagues. The stunning landscape and scenic vistas of Glen Ellyn's prized Village Links provides the perfect backdrop to enhance your event, creating a truly memorable occasion. Our first class facilities and Above and Beyond customer service make Reserve 22 at the Village Links of Glen Ellyn a great choice to host your next event. Whether your celebration is for your company, your charity or any other special reason, we can accommodate from 8 - 160 guests. A hospitable sanctuary tucked away and preserved exclusively for your enjoyment. We encourage you to unwind and indulge with the help of our refined recipes and relaxing atmosphere. The number 22 represents the 22 lakes that complement our 240 acres of scenic landscape populated by native vegetation and diverse wildlife. As a member of the Audubon Society, our conservation efforts allow you to take in the sights and sounds of nature in class and comfort.
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 75  
$250-$1,500 /event
Ice House Gallery offers a unique art gallery space housed in the old Evanston Ice Storage Facility. Open ceilings, exposed duct work, and dynamic original art on all sides, Ice House Gallery has a great energy and an upscale but relaxed vibe. Previous clients all speak about the space as really elevating the overall success of their evening. Ice House Gallery is focused on the success of your event and on doing whatever we can to make our unique venue space work for you. We host both personal and professional events, including birthday celebrations, workshops, pop ups, lectures, book signings, retirement parties, meetings, film screenings, fashion shows, intimate weddings and receptions, cocktail parties, concerts, bridal and baby showers, concerts, discussions, conferences, seminars, and basically any event that will work within our space and with our aesthetic. This is an ideal place for a more intimate gathering at an affordable price, and with the support of our team who is focused on you, you can relax and enjoy yourself!
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 120  
$2,000-$3,000 /event
OFFSITE Chicago offers companies a turnkey multi purpose facility designed and wired to inspire creativity, innovation and productivity in a way never before possible. Having contributed to the culture of innovation for numerous Fortune 100 companies in New York City, OFFSITE is eager to provide an invaluable service to like-minded businesses in Chicago – one meeting at a time. The venue boasts chic modern décor, a state-of-the-art A/V system, and an extensive list of amenities to provide the ideal backdrop for your next board meeting, brainstorming session, focus group, product launch or social event.
Serving the Oak Park, IL Area
Capacity: 1100  
$25-$125 /person
Alhambra Palace is a one of a kind, dynamic venue that transports all who enter into another world. Sweeping archways, marble accents, mosaic tile, crystal chandeliers and hand carved sculptures frame the multi-level, 24,000 square foot Moorish- like castle. Artifacts from Egypt, Lebanon and Morocco can be seen throughout. Upon entering, guests are welcomed by a bar and lounge with intimate alcove seating. To the east is the restaurant which seats 100 people. The Babylon room is part modern, part historic with its curvaceous metal back chairs and stone carved wall hangings depicting scenes from the 13th century. The Alhambra Room, which seats 500 people, is awe –inspiring, soaring three stories high. A full stage with a state of the art sound and lighting system allows Alhambra to host and offer live entertainment. Seating on the expansive ground level and the two tiered circular balconies provide ample room for meeting and small group gathering as well as large scale conferences. Ample space allows for a dance floor, and tables can be added or removed to accommodate a sit down occasion or standing reception. Guided by a waterfall, stairs lead through the Alhambra Hall to the Marrakech Room, a posh and romantic space for more than 200 people. The high ceiling ballroom can be divided with a luxurious floor to ceiling ruby velvet curtains. Oriental rugs framed with leather cushioned settees Oriental rugs and elaborate wood carved Moroccan chairs offer a spot to relax and enjoy. Two private VIP rooms, which accommodate up to 50 people, are also located on the upper level. These elaborately decorated rooms exemplify opulence, making any guest feel like royalty. A world of intrigue and beauty await you for the most memorable experience.