Rental Venues

COVID-19 Update: To help reduce the spread of COVID-19, Center on Halsted requires everyone entering the building to wear a mask and to practice social distancing. In order to ensure safe social distancing, our occupancy limits have changed for available rental venues. These new limits are reflected below. We are required to limit gatherings to 50 as per City requirement.

The following provides a glance at rental venues and conference rooms available, along with occupancy limits and other useful information about each location.

Large Conference Room

Room 200

Occupancy Limit: Currently 9 Seated

Room Features:
U-Shape Table Arrangement with 9 Eames chairs.
Flat Panel TV on side wall; HDMI port available for TV.
Projector with VGA and audio connector; NO HDMI port on unit-only VGA connection available.
Built-in projector screen.
Polycom Conference Phone with microphone extensions. (Available on request.)


Medium Conference Rooms

Rooms 203 and 204 (Room 202 reserved for Center use.)

Occupancy Limit: Currently 6 Seated

Each Room Features:
Five Collapsable Conference Tables with 12 Chairs
Tables and chairs may be arranged as desired.
Flat Panel TV with VGA computer connector cable; HDMI port available.

Small Conference Room

Room 205

Occupancy Limit: Currently 4 Seated

Room Features:
Wood Conference Table with 4 Leather Chairs (Furniture cannot be moved.)
Flat Panel TV with VGA computer connector cable; HDMI port available.


John Baran Hall

Occupancy Limit: Currently 38

Venue Features:
Six 48" Metal Rounds
40 Chairs
Tables and chairs may be arranged as desired.
Upper-level includes sectional couches.
Lift to transport folks from upper to lower level.
Randomlight pendants illuminate lower level.



Occupancy Limit: Currently 41

Venue Features:
161 Comfortable Theatre Chairs
Wireless Microphones
Allen & Heath Audio Console
Express 96 Light Board; 96 Dimmers
Sanyo Pro Xtrax Projector
Windows 10 Workstation with Office 2017

Reception Hall

Occupancy Limit: Currently 36

Venue Features:
Built-in Audio System
Wireless Microphones
Four Atherton Lounge Chairs and Four Dunhill Chairs
Cumberland Side Tables

Rooftop Deck

Occupancy Limit: Currently 50

Venue Features:
Professional Gas Grill
Beautiful City Views
Landscaping by Christy Webber



Occupancy Limit: Currently 50

Venue Features:
Three Courts (May be divided with curtains)
Multi-purpose event or atheletic space
Retractable Bleachers
Integrated Speakers
Volleyball equipment and basketball backboards available



We reserve the right to change, modify, or add room and venue features.

To learn more about our rental options or to schedule a visit to view spaces available, please call our Rental Information Line at (773) 661-0747.