Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom


1106 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago IL 60640

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With its extraordinary architectural design and aesthetics, the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom is one of Chicago’s amazing Historic venues. The Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Chicago was built in 1926 by brothers William and Andrew Karzas, and at a cost of $2 million (considering the price of admission was only ninety cents). The most elaborate venues of its time, soon after its opening, the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom was called “the most beautiful ballroom in the world. It was designed to replicate a Spanish palace courtyard with its”Crystal chandeliers, mosaic tiles, beautiful arches, extravagant balconies and terra-cotta ceilings combine to create a truly magnificent and unique venue in the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Chicago. But the venue is about much more than just fine trimmings.
Depending on the type of event, the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Chicago can be arranged to accommodate anywhere from 700 to 4,500 spectators – a flexibility which has enabled the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Chicago to book many major entertainment dates. Over the years, the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom Chicago has played host to everything from concerts and movie/video productions, to wrestling and boxing matches, dances, television programs and various corporate and private events. Frank Sinatra, The Doors, Grateful Dead, Joe Cocker, The Flamming Lips,The Pixies, The White Strips and Nirvana are just a few of the big names featured on the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom schedule in the past.

Facility Meeting Space Details

Permanent Stage

Max Venue Capacity 4500

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated) 1000

Max Capacity, Classroom Style 520

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing) 4500

Max Capacity, Theater Style 1400

Complete Buy-out Available

Exhibit Space Available

Total Square Footage of Exhibit Space 20000

Preferred Catering Providers

Buy-out Max Capacity 5000

General Facility Details


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