Weddings

Make Your Wedding Our Next Production

Say “I Do” on the Paramount Theatre stage, then enjoy dinner and dancing in our beautiful, historic lobby. Our two-level Grand Gallery accommodates up to 300 guests. With our unique space and preferred list of caterers, it’s your wedding your way. Leave it to the experts, and we’ll produce the wedding of your dreams.

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Venues

  • Features
  • 350 PEOPLE

    The impressive, newly renovated Meyer Ballroom in the North Island Center next to the Hollywood Casino is the largest space of Paramount Events with endless possibilities. With three individual ballrooms that join into one massive space, the Meyer Ballroom is available for ceremonies, cocktails and receptions. The jaw-dropping space includes floor to ceiling windows with panoramic views of the historic Paramount Theatre and beautiful Fox River.

    • Plated Dining Capacity up to 300 (240 with dance floor)
    • Buffet Dining Capacity up to 250 (220 with dance floor)
    • Accommodates up to 350 person Flow Party
    • Complete In-House Bar Service
    • Preferred List of Caterers*
    • In-House Sound System
    • CD Player

    Rental Fee Includes:

    • 6 Hours of Event Time (ending at 12am)
    • House Manager
    • Coat Check Attendant
    • Building Security Guard
    • Tables & Chairs (set up and take down)
    • Custodial Personnel & Services
    • Podium & Standard Microphone

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at the Meyer Ballroom.

  • Features
  • 550 PERSONS

    Added on in 2006, the gorgeous Grand Gallery serves as the new lobby for the Paramount Theatre and can serve as the perfect reception space for your next event. Whether a wedding reception or corporate party, this unique two-level space can impress your party of up to 450. With newly renovated bars and the historic original lobby just next door, bring your guests together in the space that thousands of patrons of the Paramount Theatre have gathered for years.

    • A 2-Level Layout with elevator
    • Dining Capacity for up to 300 (150 upper level, 150 lower)
    • Free-Flowing Party Capacity up to 550
    • Complete In-House Bar Service
    • Preferred Caterers*
    • In-House Audio/Visual System, including CD player and DVD player with four flat-screen TVs
    • Corded Microphone & Podium

    Rental Fee Includes:

    • 6 hours of event time (ending at midnight)
    • House manager
    • Coat check attendant
    • Tables & Chairs (set up and take down)
    • Custodial Personnel & Services

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at the Grand Gallery.

  • Features
  • 1,851 SEATS

    Built in 1931, the Paramount Theatre is as historic as it gets. The stunning theatre captures a unique Venetian setting portrayed in the art deco influence of the 1930s. Walk down the aisle to your dream wedding with ceremony, cocktails and reception on the beautiful Paramount stage. Be the star of your own show where countless celebrities have performed and many Broadway-caliber shows have been produced by the Paramount professionals themselves.

    • 1,851 Guest Seating with Ceremony on stage
    • Onstage Dinner Seating for up to 200
    • Onstage Dancing for up to 300
    • Excellent Acoustics and Sight Lines
    • In-House Sound and Lighting Professionals
    • Full-Time Security Staff
    • 11 Dressing Rooms
    • Nearby access to Metra and I-88
    • Close proximity to the Hollywood Casino

    Rental Fee Includes:

    • 6 hours of event time (ending at midnight) for receptions
    • House manager
    • Coat check attendant
    • Tables & Chairs (set up and take down) if dining on stage
    • Custodial Personnel & Services
    • Basic Stage Crew
    • General Stage Lighting
    • Bar set up and take down

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at the Paramount Theatre.

  • Features
  • 100 PEOPLE

    The name says it all. Strategically placed on the second floor of the North Island Center, this exclusive event space overlooks the exquisite and brightly lit Paramount Theatre marquee. Enjoy cocktails in the Marquee Room before your reception in the Meyer Ballroom.

    • Plated Dining Capacity up to 90
    • Buffet Dining Capacity up to 80
    • Accommodates up to 100 person Flow Party
    • Complete In-House Bar Service
    • Preferred List of Caterers*

    Rental Fee Includes:

    • 6 Hours of Event Time (ending at 12am)
    • House Manager
    • Coat Check Attendant
    • Building Security Guard
    • Tables & Chairs (set up and take down)
    • Custodial Personnel & Services
    • Podium & Standard Microphone

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at the Marquee Room.

  • Features
  • 200 PEOPLE

    The Atrium, just downstairs from the Copley Theatre in the North Island Center, is an elegant open space providing the perfect setting for a ceremony and cocktails – and just steps away from the Hollywood Casino.

    • Ceremony Capacity up to 120
    • Dining Capacity up to 60
    • Accommodates up to 200 person Flow Party
    • Complete In-House Bar Service
    • Preferred List of Caterers*
    • In-House Sound System
    • CD Player

    Rental Fee Includes:

    • 6 Hours of Event Time (ending at 12am)
    • Standard Microphone & Podium
    • Tables & Chairs (set up and take down)
    • House Manager
    • Coat Check Attendant
    • Custodial Personnel & Services
    • Building Security Guard

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at The Atrium.

  • Features
  • 216 SEATS

    Impress your guests and recite those vows on stage in the intimate 173-seat Copley Theatre. Conveniently located across the street from the Paramount Theatre in the North Island Center, the Copley Theatre has theatre seating and a spacious stage to make your wedding ceremony special.

    • 173 Guest Seating with Ceremony on stage
    • Standard Microphone, Podium & Screen
    • In-House Sound & Lighting Professionals

    CLICK HERE for a closer look at the Copley Theatre.

    Additional Rental Capabilities

    The following items are also available at an additional charge:

    • Marquee (for applicable events only, subject to approval)
    • Valet Parking
    • Projectors for Power Point Presentations
    • Wireless Microphones
    • In-House Lighting and Sound Professionals
    • Ushers
    • Computerized Ticketing & Box Office Services
    • On-site Food Prep Service
    • Table Linens

    Preferred Caterers

    Choose one of our preferred caterers below for your special event. Click here for more info on our Preferred Caterers.

    Angeli’s Catering — Naperville, IL
    Enticing Cuisine — Batavia, IL
    Gaslite Manor — Aurora, IL
    My Chef Catering – Naperville, IL
    Reuland Food Service — Aurora, IL

    Outside Caterers

    Clients are highly suggested to select a licensed caterer from our Preferred Caterer List. If it is absolutely necessary for a client to choose a caterer not on our Preferred List, a $300.00 fee will apply and the outside caterer must go through an approval process before they are allowed to work on the premises. For the approval process the caterer must do the following: fill out an application, provide valid and adequate insurance, schedule an appointment (with the Events Manager) and sign a Vendor Agreement. To schedule an appointment the caterer must contact Events Manager Jennifer Hahn at 630.723.2488 or jenniferh@paramountarts.com. Please note that not all outside caterers will be approved.

    For More Information

    Contact Bill Pope at (630) 723-2468