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theWit is warm, colorful with four-diamond service standards and distinctive culinary offerings for an unforgettable private function downtown Chicago.

Our spaces are built to amuse, amaze and awe your guests.  Gathering and event spaces feature 16-foot, floor-to-ceiling glass windows with sweeping view of State Street, the Loop and the Chicago River.  Our expert planners will provide a wide range of options from the latest built-in technology, audiovisual equipment, lighting and other atmospheric elements and special touches.  Thrill your guests by adding a sports viewing, movie or acoustic performance in SCREEN, our multimedia theater or a Butter Me Up pedicure or body treatment at Spa@theWit.

  •     Elegant ballrooms for large groups of up to 300 in over 7,000 square feet of space
  •     Spectacular settings 27 stories above it all on ROOF
  •     High-tech meeting rooms with advanced Internet services
  •     SCREEN, our multimedia theater with plush, lounge seating
  •     Creative catering and exquisite culinary options
  •     Seasoned professional planners to assist with every detail

Please contact the conference & catering office for a copy of our 2014-15 banquet menus:

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The Newest, Most Sophisticated Downtown Chicago Event Venue

Blending the amenities of a resort with the flair of a boutique hotel, theWit- A Doubletree By Hilton has brought a new energy and vitality to downtown Chicago. Striking design, unparalleled comfort, and remarkable services create a dramatic sensory experience. To request more information about our inspired event facilities, or to reserve space for your downtown Chicago banquets, send an email to our Catering Experience Specialists at