Venue Spotlight: Nature Inspired Spaces

Cafe Brauer in Chicago

Cafe Brauer

Located in the heart of Lincoln Park, holding up to 250 guests seated and 400 guests standing. Cafe Brauer is a landmark building perfect for our Chicago loving clients. Situated along the nature boardwalk at the Lincoln Park Zoo,Cafe Brauer has amazing views of the skyline and water life just steps away from the venue. The building embodies a lot of the characteristics of old Chicago structures with some newly remodeled features as well. Take in the nature surrounding Cafe Brauer by spending the cocktail portion of your event on the outside Loggias that span out either side of the venue. There are also so many beautiful locations for photos. Therefore, making it a picture perfect venue.

Wandering Tree Estate in Barrington Hills, IL

Wandering Tree Estate

This beautiful venue located on 10 acres in Barrington Hills, Illinois offers a unique venue for all types of events. The grounds of Wandering Tree Estate include lush gardens, a large, natural lake and stunning landscaping. Wandering Tree is the perfect location just outside of the city that will give your guests an unforgettable experience.

A New Leaf in Chicago

A New Leaf

Located between Lincoln Park and Old Town, A New Leaf is the perfect venue for those hosting a smaller more intimate gathering. A New Leaf has a very contemporary feel with an exposed brick interior, multi level floor plan and a lot of modern metal. It also has a quaint courtyard outdoor space. Allowing for the ultimate experience of hosting an event both indoor and outdoor. A New Leaf’s florist team creates some of the most gorgeous floral arrangements for your event right in their shop located next door to the venue.

Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum

This venue has nature in its name. The Peggy Notebaert Museum provides the ultimate nature experience for anyone hosting an event at this venue. Each event space within this venue has walls of windows showcasing the beautiful surrounding nature. There is also two different outdoor areas that are perfect for wedding ceremonies, cocktail hours and seated dinners.

The Farm at Dover in Dover, WI

The Farm at Dover

A beautiful, rustic barn located in Dover, Wisconsin. Not only is Entertaining Company on the preferred caterer list at 50+ venues around the Chicagoland area. We are also on preferred caterer lists at a handful of venues throughout Southern Wisconsin such as the Farm at Dover. This rustic space holds up to 160 guests with a few outdoor areas giving clients the ultimate barn wedding experience.