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10 New Chicago Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

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How Activity Venues Are Catering to Corporate Clients

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8 Cool Pools for Corporate Retreats and Events

Readers' Forum

A Former Super Bowl Host Committee Member Shares His Favorite Places

How Outdoor Civic Venues Are Being Adapted for Events

Forward-thinking cities are building event-friendly amenities into outdoor space at public venues.

Venue News Posted June 15, 2015, 7:15 AM EDT

10 New Chicago Venues for Summer Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted June 3, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

11 New Rooftop Venues for Summer Events

New rooftop eateries, drinking spots, and pools for outdoor events and entertaining.

Location Scout Posted May 12, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

10 New Green Venues in Chicago for Meetings and Events

Conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for eco-friendly events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted April 22, 2015, 7:00 AM EDT

10 New Chicago Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted February 19, 2015, 7:15 AM EST

Business Entertaining in 2015: 7 New Locations in Chicago

Treat clients, discuss business, host an event, or bond with a team at new venues.

Location Scout Posted February 13, 2015, 7:00 AM EST

Beyond the Ribbon-Cutting: Unusual Ways to Launch New Venues

From aerialists to lasers, these creative ideas elevate the grand opening event format.

Venue Week Posted February 12, 2015, 6:45 AM EST

Why Chef's Tables Are Growing in Popularity

Small groups looking to have meals with a big impact are booking seats at increasingly popular chef’s tables.

Venue News Posted January 5, 2015, 7:00 AM EST

2015 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Chicago Venues for Meetings and Events

The conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more slated to open in Chicago for events and entertaining next year.

Venue News Posted December 30, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

Best of 2014: 10 Most Notable Chicago Openings of 2014

The hottest conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more to open for events and entertaining this year.

Location Scout Posted December 17, 2014, 8:00 AM EST

10 New Chicago Venues for Winter Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted November 12, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

How Convention Centers Are Becoming More Flexible

To give planners more options, convention centers and other large meeting spaces are being designed with flexible layouts.

Venue News Posted October 22, 2014, 7:58 AM EDT

10 New Chicago Venues for Fall Meetings and Events

New conference spaces, eateries, drinking spots, and more for events and entertaining this season.

Location Scout Posted September 8, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

Where's the Weirdest Place You've Held an Event?

Event planners tell BizBash about their most unusual venue choices.

Location Scout Posted June 27, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

Venue Trend: Small Is the New Big

As event and meeting professionals look for new ways their attendees can connect, network, and brainstorm, venues are crafting spaces better suited for more casual gatherings.

Venue News Posted June 26, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

9 New Options for Business Entertaining in Chicago

Talk business or wine and dine a client at these restaurants and bars.

Location Scout Posted June 26, 2014, 6:45 AM EDT

10 Venues for Corporate Retreats

These conference centers, resorts, and meeting spaces offer getaways for businesses looking to hold corporate retreats.

Location Scout Posted June 25, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

What Do You Look for When Selecting a Venue?

The deciding factor when booking a venue isn't always "location, location, location." That’s a given, along with adequate space and a fair price. Here are some of the other things planners consider important when deciding where to hold their events.

Location Scout Posted June 24, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

How Venues Are Adapting to Meet Planners' Needs

More venues are adding functionality and unexpected designs to respond to meeting and event planners’ changing requirements.

Venue News Posted June 23, 2014, 7:00 AM EDT

12 New Rooftop Venues for Summer Events

Location Scout Posted June 23, 2014, 6:45 AM EDT

Farm Fresh: How Outdoor Venues Are Embracing the Farm-to-Table Movement

More venues are creating sustainable-minded spots ideal for picnics, garden parties, clambakes, and formal dinners.

Venue News Posted May 7, 2014, 7:30 AM EDT

10 New Chicago Venues for Spring Meetings and Events

Location Scout Posted May 1, 2014, 7:15 AM EDT

10 New Chicago Venues for Meetings and Events

Location Scout Posted February 13, 2014, 7:15 AM EST

2014 Preview: 10 Most Anticipated Chicago Venues for Meetings and Events

Location Scout Posted January 30, 2014, 7:00 AM EST

Best of 2013: 10 Most Notable Chicago Openings of 2013

Location Scout Posted December 5, 2013, 7:15 AM EST

How Top Venues Are Implementing Environmentally Friendly Practices

Find out how event and meeting spaces around the country are incorporating sustainability initiatives—without compromising style.

Venue News Posted November 25, 2013, 7:15 AM EST

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