The James Chicago features 5,000 square feet of flexible, naturally lit, state-of-the-art event space. Whether you want to have a small social gathering or a large, gala wedding celebration, The James Chicago has something for you. Art lovers will find this venue particularly interesting as every space in the hotel is carefully curated with one-of-a-kind works from local and international artists. Host an intimate, romantic ceremony in one of the smaller or partition off The Great Room. After the ceremony, guests can make their way to The Library for cocktail hour. The Library is a cosmopolitan space that features over sized furniture, custom hand-stenciled bookcases, wet bar, game tables and a flat screen TV. The festivities continue with a reception in The Great Room. The expansive ballroom boasts rich carpeting, sleek lighting, 14-foot ceilings, skylights and huge windows with views to the north and east of the city. The James Chicago offers distinctive space, mouthwatering catering options, and event expertise that is sure to surpass your expectations.