Events

Life is full of joyful events and milestones. Once Upon A Party is your perfect partner for getting the most out of any special occasion … without all the stress. Need space for a wedding reception or special birthday bash? Here at our downtown Chicago banquet hall on-site event experts can help with fun decorating, entertainment, or catering advice for your special occasion. And our food preparation space comes equipped with a freezer for your convenience.

Baby shower, gender reveal? We’ve got you covered. Corporate or business reception, promotion ceremony, or retirement party? Consider it handled. When the party’s over, just walk away. We’ll do the dirty work so you can bask in the glory.

We love it when clients get creative, but here are a few of the party themes we find irresistible:

  • Cotillion
  • Sweet Sixteen
  • Baby’s First Birthday
  • Anniversary Dinner
  • Awards Banquet
  • Corporate Retreat
  • Mini-conference or business meeting
  • Team building event
  • Engagement Party
  • Family Reunion
  • Princess Party
  • Tweeners Dance Party

If you’ve already got a favorite party spot in mind, no problem. We’ll travel to your event location anywhere in the Chicago area to set up and decorate a party space to your specifications. With an eye on the fine points of hospitality and a flair for drama, we’ll help you wow your guests. And give you a chance to enjoy the party without having to run around and sweat all the details. Call Once Upon A Party now to ask about our featured services and seasonal specials.


Once Upon a Party Banquet offers exciting event venue rental, perfect for conferences, meetings, general reveals and more. Located in Portage Park, Chicago.

Once Upon a Party Banquet

5911 West Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60634