Tinley Park Convention Center

18451 Convention Center Drive Tinley Park, IL
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 8700 people
At the Pinnacle of Innovation and Service, the 120,000-square foot Tinley Park Convention Center, located just 30 miles south of downtown Chicago, is one of the Midwest's premier meeting and convention destinations. The expanded Convention Center, which opened in 2011, has 70,000 square feet of event space (58,000 contiguous) and up to 35 foot ceiling heights. The column-free, fully carpeted exhibit halls have multi-level lighting, acoustical control and sound systems, and can accommodate any type of event from theatrical and sporting to trade and consumer shows. The Convention Center can comfortably support over 370 8'x10' exhibit booths and up to 21 breakout rooms of various sized capacities. Exhibitors will appreciate multi-voltage electrical drops and water connections, multiple docks and loading bays, fork-lifts, high lifts, technical support, drayage and an on-site business center. The modern and flexible space is also the perfect setting for weddings, banquets, dances, receptions and all celebrations. The stylish rooms, many with floor to ceiling windows, can be transformed into a romantic, festive or sophisticated atmosphere for your special event. Our award-winning culinary team will be happy to prepare menus your guests will rave about. Connected to the Holiday Inn Tinley Park, there are 202 guest rooms on-site, including 10 suites, with another 600 hotel rooms nearby. The deluxe Holiday Inn guestrooms are all comfortably appointed and include a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. After a day of meetings, rejuvenate in the indoor pool and spa area, or get in a workout next door at LA Fitness, an amenity for our hotel guests. Bananas Grille & Bar, located inside the hotel, is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late night dining. Relax with friends on the outdoor patio or catch the big game on the 12 flat screen televisions. Free parking and complimentary high speed Internet are also available for guests of the Hotel and Convention Center. The Tinley Park Convention Center is easily accessible from O’Hare and Midway Airports and is at the crossroads of interstates I-80, I-57, I-294 and I-355. Nearby attractions include the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater, Odyssey Fun World, Casinos, Chicagoland Speedway, as well as all the downtown Chicago attractions!
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Amenities
  • Air Conditioned
  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • High Speed Internet
  • Indoor Pool
  • Meeting Room Broadband Internet Access Fee
  • Meeting Room Wireless Internet Access Fee
  • Non-Smoking
  • On-Site Catering Service
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
Features
  • Credit Cards Accepted: Yes
  • Facility Location Setting: Located just 30 miles south of downtown Chicago, is one of the Midwest's premier meeting and convention destinations.
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 8700
  • Nearest Airport: 16-25 miles
  • Nearest Overnight Accommodations: Less than 1 mile
  • Nearest Public Transportation: 1-5 miles
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 21
  • Number of On-Site Restaurants: 1
  • Parking: Complimentary Parking
  • Proximity of Neighboring Golf Course: 1-5 miles
  • Special Features: The Convention Center has 70,000 sq/ft of event space (58,000 contiguous) and up to 35 foot ceiling heights. The column-free, fully carpeted exhibit halls have multi-level lighting, acoustical control and sound systems.
  • Total Exhibit Space (Square Feet): 58,000
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Feet): 70,000
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Renovated: 2011
Woodridge, IL  
Capacity: 1200
From Intimate to Exclusive, our first-rate banquet & meeting facilities, award winning cuisine and unparalleled service will transform your event to extraordinary! We have 35,000 square feet of banquet and meeting facilities. We offer an exceptional learning environment coupled with comfort and superior services, for events of 25 to 1200 guests. The dramatic 24-foot-height ceilings of the rooms with amber lighting are designed to be acoustically superior and feature soundproof walls, with on-site audiovisual amenities. Whether you are looking to plan a wedding reception, corporate function or birthday party, our expert Event Specialists will work closely with you to ensure that your day is an event to remember.
Chicago, IL  
Capacity: 1200
Our historic property combines the best of Chicago’s storied past with the modern amenities of the present. As a result, we offer unique reception and banquet spaces perfectly suited to create an unforgettable day for you and your guests. We offer 23 unique event spaces that can be transformed for your needs. Our location adjacent to Grant Park and Buckingham Fountain, and short walking distance to Millennium Park and Lake Michigan provide a stunning setting for photos and extra activities for the wedding party. Let our experienced and efficient wedding professionals walk you through the details customizing your ideal wedding menu, establishing a seating chart, reserving room blocks for attendees, coordinating with outside vendors for lighting, audio, floral and decoration needs.
Ingleside, IL  
Capacity: 300
$34.95-$114.95 per person
With more than 20 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 isle 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!
Chicago, IL  
Capacity: 600
$49.90-$129.90 per person
Entertainment Cruises offers more than an event on the water; we create unforgettable memories on Lake Michigan. Our fleet can accommodate any type of casual or formal event, from corporate and social outings to weddings and anniversaries, birthdays and much more. Show guests a new side of Chicago with an event that’s sure to impress.
Naperville, IL  
Capacity: 300
$350-$8,400 per event
You'll find the perfect space for any event at NOAH'S. Each room is tastefully designed as a contemporary and inviting backdrop, putting your event in the spotlight. Our open-vendor policy allows you to bring in any catering options that fit your event's needs. To see our spaces and envision the possibilities call to schedule a tour today!
Naperville, IL  
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Lincolnshire, IL  
Capacity: 300
$350-$8,400 per event
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Glendale Heights, IL  
Capacity: 950
$5.75-$55 per person
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Capacity: 340
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