A Timeless, Sophisticated Atmosphere for Your Most Important Occasion
One of the finest hotels on Chicago's North Shore, the Hilton Orrington/Evanston first opened its doors in 1928 when people came from miles to stay with us. Be a part of history, as the Hilton Orrington/Evanston now has the pleasure of hosting third- and fourth-generation weddings.
All eyes will be on you when you walk down our beautiful and historic grand staircase entering into our ballroom. You will forever remember this day shared with family, friends, and loved ones. Let Hilton Orrington/Evanston be part of that memory.
Our historical Grand Ballroom is the perfect location to celebrate this very special day. With over 70 years of experience, fine cuisine, and a downtown Evanston location just two blocks from Lake Michigan and across the street from Northwestern University, you will have the perfect backdrop settings for your photos.
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Couples can choose from a variety of venues for their very special day:
- The stunning Grand Orrington Ballroom, complete with a sweeping grand staircase, Baccarat crystal chandeliers, and floor-to-ceiling windows.
- The classic historical Heritage Ballroom with 1920's crown molding, plaster in-lays, Baccarat crystal chandeliers, and soaring ceilings.
- Individual event rooms on our second floor featuring floor-to-ceiling windows, custom designed lighting, and rich, warm tones, perfect for luncheons, rehearsal dinners and day-after-wedding brunches.
- For the smaller intimate wedding, the Promenade 9th floor with modern floor-to-ceiling windows featuring panoramic views of Lake Michigan and downtown Evanston.
- The Globe Café private dining room, a more casual environment for pre-wedding functions, bachelor parties, and rehearsal dinners.
Brides are truly treated like royalty on their special day with two private dressing rooms available. Additionally, the Hilton Orrington/Evanston can arrange pampering at the Egea Spa or ASHA Spa two blocks from the hotel. Every member of our staff is committed to meeting your every need. Excellence and personalized service are evident in everything we do for you.
We feature a variety of wedding packages that let couples enjoy a wedding with distinctive style, grace, lavish taste, and a unique blend of historical and contemporary fashion. Don't forget that our rooms and suites are the perfect choice for your wedding night honeymoon.
Let the Hilton Orrington/Evanston help you create a wedding to remember on Chicago's North Shore. For more information regarding wedding and services please call our Wedding Specialist at 847-866-8700.
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