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The Underground (Nightclub & Lounge) Event Space

  • Food In-House Catering
  • BEVERAGE In-House Suppliers Only

The Underground, located in the heart of River North at 56 W Illinois and named “Chicago Hotspot” by US Weekly and “Best in the US” by Nightclub & Bar Magazine, has not only elevated Chicago nightlife to unprecedented heights by attracting a rotating guest list of Chicago notables and celebrities.

Amenities

  • WiFi
  • A/V Equipment
  • Valet Parking
  • Handicap Accessible

PRICES STARTING FROM

FRI - SAT: $5,000
FRI - SAT BUYOUT: $15,000
SUN - THURS: $6,000
SUN - THURS BUYOUT: $6,000
WEDDINGS: Quote Request For Info

THE DETAILS

  • OCCUPANCY

    Standing: 425
    Seated: 242
  • NEIGHBORHOOD

    River North
  • LOOK AND FEEL

    Classy
    Modern
    Trendy
  • SQ. FOOTAGE

AVAILABILITY

  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday 10:00 PM - 4:00 AM
  • Thursday 10:00 PM - 4:00 AM
  • Friday 10:00 PM - 4:00 AM
  • Saturday 10:00 PM - 5:00 AM
  • Sunday 10:00 PM - 4:00 AM

WHAT THIS VENUE OFFERS

  • The Underground 7 Days a Week for Events

    For unique corporate events, festive holiday parties, and spirited convention receptions in Chicago’s popular River North neighborhood, The Underground is a perfect location for a wide range of events. The Underground has two private party rooms - The Club and The Lounge - capable of accommodate up to 425 guests.

  • Private Venue Buyout in River North

    Unique Subway-style Entrance • Posh Lounge-like Interior • Plush Sofa Seating & Cocktail Tables • 3 Bars • 2 DJ Booths • Motion Reactive Party Lighting • 40-ft LED Projection Screen • Branding Events • Event Planning & Customized In-House Catering • Corporate Events • Engagement/Rehearsal • 21+ Required

  • In-Houe Catering by Rockit Rach Venues

    All catering is booked through the events team, and handled in-house. Our catering chefs prepare cuisine at our top Chicago restaurants, Rockit Bar & Grill and Sunda, and finish the food prep on site at The Underground. Party Menus offer Passed Appetizers, Entrée Buffet Stations, Carving Stations, Appetizer Buffets, Candy Bars, Sushi Buffet, Taco Stations, Slider Bars and more. We will Customize Your Menu based on your event needs. Premium brand liquors mean your guests enjoy the best. We offer passed specialty cocktails for your event. Ask about an Ice Luge to feature your LOGO and Specialty Cocktail at your event.

  • The Technology & AV is a Standout

    We will post your LOGO on our 40Ft Projection Screen for maximum exposure. The Lounge Pillars are mirrors, or can expose your branding message or LOGO for additional exposure. LED colorful ceiling panels create the venue color to match your needs. Laser Lights create a total nightclub experience, or we can simply create a bright ambient glow without the flashy LED lights. CO2 cannons blast air during the most festive dance parties...as requested. Stage and Sound services are available for your band or other entertainers. Please inquire.

  • Exclusive VIP Entryway

    Guests can enter your event on the Red Carpet entryway with ropes and stanchions. We can tent the entryway to create a spectacle or area for more involved check-in.

Location

56 W Illinois St Chicago, Illinois | GOOGLE MAP