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Chicago Botanic Garden

1000 Lake Cook Rd
Glencoe, Illinois 60022

1500Largest Group
18Meeting Rooms
2018 Runner-up: Best Venue for Unique or Locally Sourced Catering


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  • Culinary Landscape Chef's create your individual event menu needs, from an Organic sit down dinner, to an elegant BBQ picnic.Culinary Landscape Chef's create your individual event menu needs, from an Organic sit down dinner, to an elegant BBQ picnic.





  • Our evening events just GLOW.............Our evening events just GLOW.............

  • Our indoor locations are as glamorous as the outdoor venue spaces, as shown in our Krehbiel Gallery.Our indoor locations are as glamorous as the outdoor venue spaces, as shown in our Krehbiel Gallery.









  • Rehearsal dinners, to weddings, Chicago Botanic Garden offers many options for you and your guests.Rehearsal dinners, to weddings, Chicago Botanic Garden offers many options for you and your guests.



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  • Overview
At the Chicago Botanic Garden, your event springs to life amidst a backdrop of pure beauty and serenity with indoor and outdoor spaces available. This premiere cultural destination is the perfect venue for your corporate meeting, gala, wedding, or rehearsal dinner. From the simple to the sublime, we have something for every taste!  With a full time executive chef and service team, your events have 100% of our attention with incredible fresh menus and a designated sales contact to oversee your event.  Consider hosting a GREEN event at truly one of Chicago's greenest spaces.
Nearest Airport/ Number of Minutes:
O'Hare / 30
Availability:
With over 385 acres, the Chicago Botanic Garden offers the perfect location to host a meeting, dinner, wedding or cocktail reception. A private tram tour can whisk your guests as they arrive through our lush garden locations, ending with a quiet dinner in our McGinley Pavilion alongside the waters of the Great Basin. Open 365 days a year--we offer a retreat from the hustle and bustle. Green events are our mainstay--from the recycled bottle linens, to the locally grown cuisine, we offer an environmental approach to your meeting or reception.
Largest Group:
1500
Number of Meeting & Event Rooms:
18
Largest Classroom Style:
200 Guests
Largest Theatre Style:
275 Guests
Technology:
Full audio visual services, wireless internet, and staging available.
Food & Beverage:
Culinary Landscape offers full exclusive catering services with daytime, evening, reception, wedding, gala menus and more. Meet with our sales managers to learn about the Green Youth Farms and your items grown right here at the Garden! Our team will customize your event menu and coordinate all of your event details, from load in--to load out. Entertainment, floral, lighting and more--we can create the atmosphere you desire with one simple call.
Must Use In-house Catering:
Yes
Complete Meeting Package:
Yes
Special Rates and Packages:
15% non profit discounts available on venue facility rentals. Corporate partnership discounts available for many of our great Chicagoland businesses! Please inquire.
Rental Policies:
50% venue deposit due to confirm event location with balance due 30 days in advance. Complimentary Parking for all private event/meeting guests.
Phone:
847.835.8370
Ideally Suited For:
Adult Social Event
Corporate Social Events
Family Reunion
Professional Meeting/Training/Conference/Retreat
Wedding Ceremony/Reception




Talk to a Venue Specialist: 1-877-244-6110