Thank you so much for inquiring at Gallery 1028!
If you just got engaged, Best Wishes and Congratulations! If you are looking for something other than a wedding, we've got you covered too!
During this busy engagement season we look forward to helping you on this exciting journey, but we do ask for your patience as we get back to everyone during this high volume of inquiry. We are going to start working on things right away, but it might take us a second to personalize our response to you. Below is some general information to get you started.
We can accommodate a maximum capacity of 250 guests seated for dinner, along with a dance area. We welcome you to host your reception as well as your ceremony with us, we have no additional ceremony fees.
With 6,500 square feet, Gallery 1028 is the perfect setting for your event. Whether it's rustic-chic or black tie, Gallery 1028 can transform itself to be the perfect space to accommodate your needs.
Gallery 1028 is proud to offer the following included amenities for our clients...
· 12 - 8ft Farm Tables
· 1 - 8ft Reclaimed Escort Card Table
· 1 - 4ft Sweetheart-Style Farm Table
· 10 - 66'' Round Tables
· 175 - Fruitwood Folding Chairs
· 2 - 8ft Farm Bars
· 4 - 36'' Square Hightop Tables with Purse Hooks
· 1 - Vintage Credenza
· 1 - Dedicated Wedding Suite with Private Restroom
· Large Ladies & Mens Rooms (recently remodeled)
· On-site Operations Manager
· Post Event Cleaning
Below please see our available Saturdays for the 2019 year...
High Availability - Sunday through Friday
Low availability - Saturdays
Current available Saturdays - (4/20/19, 7/6/19, 7/27/19, 8/3/19, 10/26/19, 11/30/19, 12/7/19, 12/14/19, 12/21/19)
Don't see your perfect date? Don't worry, we have two other fabulous sister venues that have HIGH AVAILABILITY for 2019!
Gallery 1500 - Brand New to Chicago!
The Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
Gallery 1028 Venue Rental for 2019
January — April
Fri 2500 | Sat 3500 | Sun & Weekdays 1500
May — December
Fri 4000 | Sat 6000 | Sun 2700 | Mon - Thurs 2000
Calihan Catering is the parent company and exclusive caterer of Gallery 1028. With a focus on contemporary cuisine and over 30 years of experience, menus are custom-curated for client’s individual events. Typical pricing with them generally begins about $165.00 per person, but is dependent upon the exact menu that is being customized for you, the type of the event and your guest count. This would be for the food, bar, staffing and equipment. Please note we are not a BYOB venue. We have attached a Sample Catering Menu for your review. (this will link to the sample menu)
We hope all of the information we have included is helpful, but we anticipate you may have more questions. We'd love to hear from you and answer any questions and set up a site visit to see the venue!
Thank you again and we look forward to hearing from you!