Host dazzling gatherings in our downtown Chicago event venues

With more than 28,000 square feet of sophisticated meeting space and striking views of downtown Chicago, our event venues at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago create a breathtaking backdrop for a lavish wedding, a corporate function, or an elegant reception. Each of our 13 flexible meeting rooms comes with audiovisual support, built-in screens, and projectors. To add a special touch to your event, work alongside our professional team members to design the perfect catering menu. If you’re entertaining out-of-town guests, encourage them to stay in style in one of our hotel rooms and suites.

Key features

  • 13 meeting rooms

  • 1,650 person max. capacity

  • Catering service

  • Free Wi-Fi

  • Individual room climate control

  • Printing services

  • Boardroom

  • Reception

Meeting facilities

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago - Wedding Setup

Whether you’re hosting an intimate board meeting for 10 or a fundraising gala for hundreds, one of our 13 versatile meeting rooms is certain to suit your needs. Ranging from 612 to 12,041 square feet, our event spaces offer sleek, modern furnishings and a host of amenities like audiovisual equipment to ensure a successful gathering. Several of the larger spaces also have access to pre-function areas, which are perfect for cocktail hours or event registrations.

The Atlantic Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 1,650 attendees in reception style or 816 for dinner, features sweeping views of Lake Michigan, Lakeshore East Park, and the Chicago skyline from 20-foot floor-to-ceiling windows. The views alone are something that no guest will ever forget.


Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago - Ballroom

Located inside an award-winning skyscraper from acclaimed architect Jeanne Gang, our event facilities provide a unique setting for your wedding—from the undulating, wave-like facade and modern interior design to a location in the heart of Chicago minutes from Lake Michigan, the Magnificent Mile, and the Loop.

Elevating your happily ever after is what we do best—that’s why our team of experts works together to ensure that your wedding is unforgettable, from the overall design to a customized catering menu. You bring something old, new, and borrowed, and we’ll take care of the something Blu.

Holiday events

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago - Banquet
Holiday parties and milestone gatherings come to life in our expansive event facilities in the heart of downtown Chicago. Contact us today to learn more about our special promotions and offers.