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from$98/hr
Bright And Sunny Open Loft With Exposed Brick Walls

West Loop, Chicago, IL

4.9(184)
Venue capacity icon10

Apartment Loft

Bright, open space. Light-filled and spacious with 14-foot ceilings, 1500 square feet, concrete floors, modern features. Open area includes a living room and dining space. Kitchen is fully stocked with cookware and dishes. Coffee maker. The loft is great for filming and shooting lifestyle, Meetings...
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from$110/hr
A Bright White Box: Converted Storefront in the Industrial West Fulton Market

Near West Side, Chicago, IL

4.8(99)
Venue capacity icon40

Event Space

Our modular 1700 square foot space has all the tech trimmings needed to present, discuss and/or brainstorm in clean industrial comfort without distractions. We are very convenient to all of Chicago, with free street parking. Benefits for Off-Site business retreats / meetings. We have a...
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from$175/hr
Modern & Well-Appointed Conference Space on the Western Bank of the River

West Loop Gate, Chicago, IL

5.0(29)
Venue capacity icon45

Classroom

...is required for events that start after 6 pm. Ideal uses of the space include team off-sites, brainstorming sessions, creative meetings, workshops, board meetings, planning sessions, strategy sessions, corporate training, interviews, focus groups, and more. CONFIGURATIONS & CAPACITY - U-Shape: Up to 20 - Hollow square...
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from$100/hr
High-End Meeting Space with River Views

West Loop Gate, Chicago, IL

4.9(45)
Venue capacity icon20

Meeting Room

Association Forum. ...is required for events that start after 6 pm. Ideal uses of the space include team off-sites, brainstorming sessions, creative meetings, workshops, board meetings, planning sessions, strategy sessions, corporate training, interviews, focus groups, and more. CONFIGURATIONS & CAPACITY - U-Shape: Up to 18 - Hollow square...
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from$50/hr
Dance & Rehearsal Studio for Creative Use in Old Town

Near North Side, Chicago, IL

5.0(458)
Venue capacity icon35

Dance Studio

...site - Restrooms - Sound system - Ballet barres - Dimming lights - Marley spring floors - Exposed brick - Street level access Ideal For: - Yoga/Dance/Fitness - Rehearsals - Performance - Training - Workshops - Fashion Events Interested in our space? Send us an inquiry...
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from$50/hr
Multipurpose Program Room in Old Town

Old Town, Chicago, IL

4.9(232)
Venue capacity icon20

Multipurpose Space

...Parking on-site - Restrooms - Sound system - WhiteBoard - TV Monitor - Exposed brick - Street level access - Outside food allowed Ideal For: - Presentations - Focus Groups - Workshops - Training - Classes - Brainstorming Sessions - Client Meetings - Interviews Interested in our space? Send us an inquiry...
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from$100/hr
River North Lofted Yoga Studio

River North, Chicago, IL

5.0(12)
Venue capacity icon30

Yoga Studio

Our beautiful studio is located in the heart of the vibrant River North neighborhood. The loft was founded to provide a place where the discipline and health benefits of yoga could be integrated with other important aspects of health and wellness including strength training and...
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from$30/hr
Small Dance Studio Available for Creative Use | Studio 1

South Loop, Chicago, IL

4.9(348)
Venue capacity icon10

Dance Studio

Our dance studio is ideal for small events during the week. Ideal for yoga, dance, rehearsals, training, performances, video/photo production, etc. Space Details: - 10 person studio - 30 chairs - 5 - 6ft tables - LED track lights - Wardrobe racks + coat racks...
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from$50/hr
Creative Classroom Meeting Space | Mag Mile

Magnificent Mile, Chicago, IL

4.8(56)
Venue capacity icon18

Classroom

On Michigan Avenue, just north of the river, our bright and modern interior classroom space is ideal for seminars, meetings or groups up to 18 people. Within our boutique meeting and coworking space, we have a newly remodeled kitchen and plenty of options for breakout...
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Pricing and popularity information in this section is based on proprietary data from bookings made on Peerspace from 2016-2024.

Choosing where to host a workshop in Chicago

Chicago is one of the best spots in the nation to host a workshop. Do you have a massive event with thousands of people coming in from out of state to learn the latest software techniques? Or maybe you're looking to hold a language workshop for a dozen beginners in an intimate setting? No matter the topic or scale, Chicago workshop venues are up to the challenge.
The city has venues that offer catering, technology, and scenic views of downtown. As well as spaces set in warehouses and lofts that are blank slates for whatever workshop, training, or presentation you're dreaming of. Workshops can be found downtown near major public transportation links - or set outside of the Loop for easy access to parking and reduced rental fees. What sort of space will enhance the experience you are trying to offer through a professional Chicago workshop?

Rent space for workshops in Chicago

Creative work spaces are one of our favorite Chicago rental spaces for workshop events. They come in a variety of sizes and rental plans. The most relevant for workshops are going to be private offices and conference rooms, which can be rented for as little time as a single day or even an hour-long meeting. The spaces are fully technologically equipped in most cases, with projectors, fiber internet, printers, chairs, and other tools. Ensuring a smooth experience for presenters and staff alike.

Seek out private workshop venues in Chicago

It can be tempting to try and fit a workshop into a public space like a park or open office in your company. But public spaces have endless potential distractions that come into play, diluting the quality of your workshop. Ambient noise, sudden intrusions from outside people, and other factors will be a constant bother. It's better to hold a workshop in a private venue where you and your attendees are guaranteed not to disturbed.
Private workshop venues like offices, warehouses, lofts, and conference halls have fewer restrictions on how you can set them up. It's fast and easy to place promotional materials, get tables and chairs arranged the way you want, and have audio-visual equipment in place for days or weeks at a time. Whether you need space for hundreds in a technologically well equipped venue or a quiet room for individual training, Chicago workshop venues are ideally suited to professional use!

Reviews for workshop spaces

Abigail G.
A Bright White Box: Converted Storefront in the Industrial West Fulton Market
This space is awesome! Perfect spot for our workshops. Andrew is very accommodating and made the whole process a breeze. Definitely recommend for any event or creative meet-up...
Jenna V.
Offsite-Ready, Industrial Loft Close to the Loop
coordinate some on the setup) It was as advertised although a little dark once the sun went down we used it for a creative workshop...
Kathleen O.
Offsite-Ready, Industrial Loft Close to the Loop
room for clients to make calls. Also, the owners and staff couldn't be more accommodating! I will definitely book again for my next workshop in Chicago...
Jenna V.
Modern Daylight Photo Studio
day of the event - the venue was exactly what we expected when we walked in - no surprises - we used it for a creative client workshop...
Kathleen O.
West Loop Loft Space with Skyline View and Roof Top Farm
was perfect! Interesting, bright, easy to access, and connected to a cool company that does good. We felt proud to support them while also workshopping in a great space! Best of all? Robin and her colleagues were so on top of things. They helped to set up and clean up...
Natalie W.
West Loop Loft Space with Skyline View and Roof Top Farm
are lovely. Robin provided every detail we could ever want, and was super communicative, and lovely day-of event. We held a small professional workshop and when our catered coffee got cold, she brewed a pot downstairs for us! Would definitely come back...
Tatiana C.
River West Creative Boutique
of free parking on the street and Carrie offered Residential Zone parking permits as well. The room was just perfect for our Bachelorette Party workshop in floral design; 13 people where comfortable creating bouquets on the large oval table. Thank you, Carrie! We gladly will use the room again...
Reese P.
River West Creative Boutique
Carrie is awesome! She is extremely responsive and helpful. The space was perfect for my "Brunch and Build" Canva workshop