About Our Venue
Our reviews speak for themselves! Our Venue is a newly constructed state of the art facility furnished with a contemporary layout and breath-taking fixtures.
We are a great venue with a team committed to helping you create the perfect event. Our job is to make you look good!
We love and can accommodate church fundraisers, film screenings, wedding receptions, live recordings, conferences, gospel concerts, brunches, and any specialty church gathering.
Our facility can accommodate up to 350 in our sanctuary, 150 for a sit-down dinner, to 200+ for a stand-up reception in our banquet.
We have 150 banquet chairs, six 24”, twenty-six 48” rounds, six 60” rounds, a buffet table and several 6’ tables and two high-tops. Food and Beverage: For catering we have a staging kitchen with 3-compartment sink, commercial refrigerator, convection oven, microwave and stainless prep table. There is an extra charge for using the kitchen.
Sound, Lights, Stage and Tech:
The space features a 16’ x 10’ stage with a simple light plot, board and spotlight. We have High Def Video Screens throughout our sanctuary and a wide format screen. We also have several wired and wireless microphones and a plug in play sound system. The venue also has Wi-Fi. Depending on the extent of your tech needs there may be an extra charge to have our tech person on-site. We have one of the premiere industry grade sound system furnished with JBL Speaker/Monitor system. Location:
We are located on the 7700 block of South Kedzie in the beautiful and multi-cultural Auburn/Gresham Community of Chicago. We are approximately seven (7) to ten (10) minutes drive from Midway Airport. We are also on multiple 24/7 bus routes. An adjacent parking lot that can accommodate parking for over 100 cars is available with the rental of our venue. The venue has two large bathrooms and four private, unisex bathrooms. There is also three (3) small multi-offices to be used for the renter's discretion. We always have staff members and a building engineer for your event operational needs. Please be sure to include any set-up, tear down, and load in/out time you and/or your vendors when making your booking. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
Wedding Packages available and include:
-Full use of our venue for 8 hours.
-Use of our inventory of tables, chairs, sound and lights, a complete inventory
list is available on our website.
-Wireless internet -Private dressing room and bathrooms for bridal party.
-On-site planning meeting in which we create a timeline for your event, plan how
the venue will be set and to address any questions or special needs.
-A dedicated staff person who will work with you to ensure all of your
expectations are met and your wedding goes off without a hitch! -On site staff
person for your event.
-Meals starting at $21 per person for three hours.
Contact us for Wedding Rates.
CATERING FOR CONFERENCES & WEDDINGS
We customize the catering menu based on any dietary restrictions.
You can make your selections after booking the space.
Breakfast & Lunch $15-30/person
Buffet Dinner $20-75/person
Dessert/Pasta Bar $15-25/person
Our venue is not available to be used for secular events.
Your booking includes one site visit prior to your event; be sure you have identified everyone who will need to see the space before you schedule your pre-event visit. Additional site visits that require we schedule a staff person to open the facility are billed at $50 for the first hour and $20 for each additional hour. Your booking should also include any time needed for you and your vendors to load in and out. If you arrive early or stay late we are required to bill you for the additional time. Be sure everyone involved with your event knows glitter (or decorations made with glitter), confetti, rice, bird seed… are FORBIDDEN to be used in the venue. If any of the above are used in the venue a $350 cleaning fee will be added to your rent. Be sure everyone involved with your event knows that no tape other than painters tape may be used on any surface in the venue. If any damaging results a touch up fee of $250 will be added to your rent. Be sure everyone involved with your event knows that NO SMOKING of any kind is allowed in the facility.
A $250 fee will be added to your rent if there is any smoking in the facility. Be sure everyone involved with your event knows that NO ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES of any kind are allowed in the facility. We have an excellent sound system and require you to use our sound engineer to operate at an additional cost.
Please call us today at 773-498-8769 for a price breakdown and date availability of your desired event. We are here to serve you.