With party season among us – think social gatherings, weddings and holiday work parties – you may find yourself wondering where to host your next special event. Luckily enough, we have the answer. Enter: RPM Events.

The new space at 317 N. Clark Street and the river is Chicago’s premier location for events and weddings. There’s more than 6,000 square feet, a sweeping terrace, panoramic views of the river and a fully customizable culinary experience.

Hallway at RPM On the Water event space

Here are 5 reasons why RPM Events is a great choice for your next event.

Click here to get more information or book your next event at RPM Events. 

Bridal Suite at RPM On The Water

The Stunning Space
Designed by award-winning architecture and design firm Rockwell Group, guests enter through a private entrance into the light and airy main foyer, then descend the grand staircase past a pre-function room – perfect for cocktail hour or smaller events. 

The grand ballroom, which can be easily divided into three independent spaces, hosts up to 250 guests for a seated function and 425 for a reception. The floor-to-ceiling windows open out to the outdoor terrace, providing sweeping views of the Chicago River along the entirety of the venue. Plus, for all of the brides, there is a dedicated VIP/ bridal suite. 

SEafood Tower at RPM Seafood


The Customized Menus
Want the best of RPM Italian, RPM Steak AND the soon-to-open RPM Seafood all in one menu? RPM Events can do it! Offering a fully customizable culinary experience, each event menu is created by the RPM chef team, and RPM’s award-winning sommeliers curate the wine and beverage pairings.


RPM Custom Dessert Cart


The Interactive Stations
Choose from a number of interactive stations, including a Caviar & Crudo bar, Housemade Pasta station or a Carved-to-Order station featuring large-format boutique steaks and chops. But the real pièce de résistance, is the Custom Dessert Cart. Create the ultimate dessert experience with a customizable display featuring hand-crafted confections, chocolates, petit cakes and tarts, fresh fruit, colorful candies and more.

RPM server with dessert trey


The Emphasis on Hospitality
As with all RPM Restaurants, hospitality is the key to a memorable experience. No matter how big or small the event, the team offers service on par with the finest white-table clothed restaurants. Additional amenities to ensure your event runs smoothly include valet parking, full A/V capabilities, indoor/outdoor lighting, designer linens and glassware and more.

RPM Catering Lobster and Burrata sskewers


Off-site Catering Capabilities
We’ve got more good news: The party can be brought to you, too. Just like any experience at RPM Events, the private events team will work with you to design a custom experience perfect for any occasion and will assist with every step along the way — starting with initial menu-planning all the way up to day-of execution. Click here to learn more about having RPM cater your next event at your location of choice!

Are you ready to get started booking your next event? Get in touch with the RPM Events Team by emailing them at rpmeventsotw@leye.com