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2019 Fall Chicago Event List

Fall is one of the most beloved seasons in Chicago as the foilage all over the city changes to brilliant autumnal colors and the opportunities for the local community and visiting tourists to experience only increase the enjoyment of the season! See our Fall Chicago...

Colorful Fall Reception at The Estate

As we’re soaking up the last bits of summer, we’re also eagerly anticipating the beauty of upcoming fall weddings! From the warmer color palettes to the fall-themed florals, there’s something utterly romantic about the changing of the seasons and the way our couples...

Should You Opt For An All-Inclusive Honeymoon?

Once the wedding is done, you and your loved one will definitely want to celebrate your marriage by going away on a vacation where you’ll have a chance to connect and decompress from the hustle and bustle of the wedding activities! But should you opt for an...

Marissa + Frank’s Wedding Highlight Film

As seen featured recently on Chicago bridal media outlet, Lakeshore In Love, Marissa and Frank’s wedding at The Estate was a timeless event to remember! “I was going for the old Hollywood, timeless look. I wanted to look back at my pictures years from now and still...

Luxurious Burgundy and Gold Wedding Reception

Planned by Dejanae Events, Cheryl and Maurice’s wedding this spring at The Estate was a luxurious burgundy and gold celebration of love. From the attire to the decor, no detail of this wedding was left untouched as each of them were lovingly thought out and executed....

Black and White Wedding Featured on Lakeshore In Love

Marissa and Frank celebrated their marriage last fall at The Estate in a timeless black and white wedding reception. With the help of a talented team of creatives, their dreams of an Old Hollywood-esque wedding were brought to life through beautiful decor set in our...

Candlelit Winter Wedding

Celebrating fourteen years together this summer, Gina and Alexander?s candlelit winter wedding was a joyous occasion that took place at The Estate last January. Following a surprise proposal while on vacation in Arizona, the couple knew they wanted a timeless,...

Timeless Black Tie Wedding at The Estate

Captured in stunning detail by Jessica Eileen Photography, Camila and Christopher?s timeless black tie wedding at The Estate was absolutely unforgettable! Before the ceremony, the bride and groom-to-be shared a beautiful first look moment where Christopher saw Camila...

The Estate Featured in Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago

The latest issue of Modern Luxury Weddings Chicago has been released and we are thrilled to see The Estate?s very own couple, Kathleen and Michael?s wedding day featured on page 286 in the Chicago Weddings section! Kathleen and Michael celebrated their nuptials at The...