Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom


1106 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago IL 60640

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Wow your guests at this theatrical Chicago landmark! Originally open as a premier dance hall in 1926, this iconic venue sets a tone of opulence with its distinct architectural design inspired by a Moorish castle’s courtyard in the northeastern region of Spain, known as Aragon. Today Aragon Ballroom continues to be one of the most respected music venues in the country and called home by scores of music legends including The Rolling Stones, Van Halen, Smashing Pumpkins and Nine Inch Nails.

With a stunning celestial ceiling, lavish balconies and artisan craftsmanship, this historic space is the perfect location for your next product launch, social gathering, corporate event or elegant soirée. Accommodating groups up to 4,000, our talented staff handles every detail including access to the world’s greatest musical entertainment, full-service event production and culinary creations that will exceed your guest’s expectations. Take your event to the next level in this grandiose Chicago landmark, drenched in rich history and architectural achievement.

Facility Meeting Space Details

Permanent Stage

Max Venue Capacity 8873

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 1300

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 4000

Max Capacity, Theater Style 1400

Complete Buy-out Available

Off-Site Catering Allowed

Largest Room, Square Footage 27155

Largest Room, Max Capacity 4500

Exhibit Space Available

Largest Room, Ceiling Height 49.0

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated) 1100

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 4200

Largest Room, Theater Capacity 1400

Total Square Footage of Exhibit Space 20000

Preferred Catering Providers

Buy-out Max Capacity 4873


Live Music


Miles from Downtown 7.0

Miles from McCormick Place 9.0

Miles from Navy Pier 6.0

Miles from Midway Airport 19.0

Miles from O'Hare Airport 14.0

Group Capacity 4000

Separate Group Entrance

Wheelchair Accessible

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