The Racket Club of Chicago hosted a high-style membership event on Friday, Feb. 25that their gold coast Dearborn location. Members were encouraged to bring spouses or significant others for an evening of fine dining, entertainment and camaraderie.
The club, decked out with black and white furniture and decor, kicked off with an elegant dinner on the main floor. Following dinner, guests were invited to the second floor where various rooms were designated to entertain with an array of music. In one room a 4-person jazz band played and sang classics while guests sipped wine and martinis. A second room boasted a rock band and a third room hosted live R & B music. All rooms happily served up a variety of cocktail beverages for guests to enjoy.
A photo booth, provided by Photo Booth Expressout of Schaumburg, was frequently visited by guests in the jazz room and provided guests with photo opportunities and a photo to take home in the classic photo strip style. The photo booth was a hit and guests smiled and posed all throughout the evening.
In the second floor lobby, where all rooms came together, was a midnight buffet where guests enjoyed delicate savory sliders, thick cut smoked bacon, and fresh strawberries and cream. To top it off, as guests departed for the evening, a table was waiting at coat check that offered up cookies, milk, and coffee to go.
The Racket Club of Chicago left no detail unattended and displayed their space beautifully using various rooms to entertain their guests. The high vaulted ceilings and thick wood walls showed the depth and history of the club dating back to 1922. This was a fabulous event, with friendly people and was carried out as classy as one can imagine.