Full-Service Event Planning

Want all the perks of Bottom Lounge event planning brought straight to your door? We've got you covered! Now serving the greater Chicago area, our experienced staff will help turn your vision into the perfect event.

Corporate Events

From holiday parties to year-end soirées, trade shows, expos, seminars, or dinner parties, we can handle corporate events of all sizes.

Social Events

Let us help make your next birthday party, bat/bar mitzvah, baby shower, graduation party, or backyard happy hour fun and stress-free.

Nonprofit Events

We know how important fundraising events are for local charities and political organizations. We're here to help you make an impact.


With over 300 weddings under our belt, we know exactly how to make your big day perfect. From elopements to grand celebrations, we'll make sure it's a day to remember.

Natalie Meletsis | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Photographer: Zachera Wollenberg

Why choose Bottom Lounge?

We’re pros! After producing hundreds of successful events over the last decade, we know every event is unique, which is why we’re happy to customize unique packages that will best suit your needs. Let us do all the heavy lifting so you can enjoy the moment!

Our Event Planner Natalie Meletsis has been managing events for Bottom Lounge for the past ten years. Born and raised in Chicago, she knows the city inside and out, which makes her an asset for any offsite production. Her personal approach will make you feel right at home.

Weddings Planned
Corporate Parties
Social Events
Table Setting | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Kaitlyn & Eric | Photographer: Zachera Wollenberg
Outdoor Portrait | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Shannon & Liz | Photographer: Zachera Wollenberg
Invitation | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Kaitlyn & Eric | Photographer: Zachera Wollenberg
Decor | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Kaitlyn & Eric | Photographer: Zachera Wollenberg
Decor | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Rachel & Jason | Photographer: Mark Burch
Rooftop Portrait | Bottom Lounge Weddings | Alicia & Roy | Photographer: Lori Sapio

Event Planning Services

We’re well-versed in all aspects of event planning and can leverage our network of trusted vendors to make sure you get the best deal. We can help with the following and much more.


Plan and forecast event costs, administer payments.


Coordinate client/vendor meetings and plan event timeline.

Venue Selection

Research and recommend best venue fit for event.

Contract Negotiation

Review, negotiate and execute vendor contracts.


Calculate F&B needs, arrange tastings, select caterer and design menu.


Hire bartenders, servers, set-up, cleaning staff and more.

wedding planning

Our full-service Event Planning staff can help guide you through every step of your wedding planning process. Whether you need help with the entire event or just a day-of coordinator, we're here to make your wedding day experience as effortless as possible. Here are a few planning packages. If you don't see something that fits your needs, please reach out!

Have a question about our services?
Need a price quote?
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Shoot us an email, fill out the form or give us a ring. We look forward to helping you make your event perfect!


(312) 837-3434