Private Event Spaces at Chicago Skydeck

Events at Skydeck

Let the Skydeck team help make your special occasion unforgettable with one of the most stunning private event spaces Chicago has to offer! Whether you need a space for a personal event or a business meeting space, we can help.

We have the ability to host a variety of events on both The Ledge and our 99th floor. Our team has creatively accommodated weddings as well as several wedding proposals. We have conducted military installation ceremonies, referred personal photographers, reserved private Ledge time, coordinated advance floral arrangements — just let us know what you have in mind.

We have endless options on our 99th floor Skydeck. This space has hosted a broad range of private events, including corporate meetings, birthday parties, weddings, and convention receptions. Spectacular 360-degree views ranging up to four states, combined with a Ledge visit, make any event an unforgettable experience.

Is anyone in your party celebrating a birthday, anniversary or another special occasion? Availability permitting, our welcome wall could be the perfect place (and photo opportunity) to celebrate this occasion. E-mail your message (No more than 100 characters, including spaces and punctuation) and approximate arrival time to at least two days prior to your visit.

Please call us at (312) 875-9447 to learn more about our creative special occasion and event options.

One of the Unique Event Spaces Chicago Has to Offer

Event Space at Skydeck

Private Events

When your occasion calls for an unparalleled 360° wraparound skyline view, choose to host your event atop Willis Tower.

The second-tallest building in the Western Hemisphere and a world-famous architectural icon, Willis Tower stands 1,450 feet tall and 110 stories in the heart of downtown Chicago. With the option to schedule VIP access to The Ledge for your guests assures an unforgettable experience.

Our flexible 99th floor space seats 50 to 300 guests or up to 400 for receptions. Complete with dance floor and panoramic views of the lakefront and surrounding four states, we provide the dramatic backdrop for your event. Whether you’re hosting a cocktail party or a corporate event, you’ll leave an impression on your guests at Skydeck.

For more information about private events please contact us at or call (312) 875-9447.

Ledge Proposal

Birthdays, Weddings, Proposals, and Engagements

We are happy to help you celebrate a birthday, wedding, or engagement on the 99th Floor private event space. If you’re interested in proposing, we will gladly make special accommodations for you at the Skydeck. With space for up to 300 seated guests or 400 for receptions, along with breathtaking views, no other party venues can compare.

Recommendations are available for catering, photography, floral arrangements, hotel accommodations, and even reverends.

Plan your unforgettable experience today!

If you’d like to host your next event at Skydeck, send us your request to or call (312) 875-9447.

Additional Accommodations


Floral Requests

Looking to make your visit more memorable by having a floral arrangement waiting on the Skydeck for your guest?

Please contact to order:

Randolph Florist – (312) 243-7750

Skydeck photo

Skydeck Photo Requests

Take home a memory of your unforgettable experience at the Skydeck!

Photos are taken of all guests in our visitor center and on The Ledge.

Photos are available for purchase up to 12 months from visit date. You can easily find your photo in our online gallery.

For special request photos please contact (312) 875-1632.


Breakfast in The Sky

Begin your day in the most amazing way: breakfast 103 floors up at the Skydeck!

Enjoy this once in a lifetime experience prior to The Ledge opening to the public.

  • Exclusive before-hours access to The Ledge
  • A seven table per morning maximum ensures a true VIP experience
  • Catered menu by The Metropolitan Club
  • Couples, families, and groups are welcome
  • 1,353 feet or 103 floors up in the sky

Watch the city come to life!


We are currently not offering dining experiences, please check back for updates.

Dinner on the Ledge

“Pie In The Sky” VIP Dinner at Skydeck

Enjoy world-famous Chicago-style style pizza 103 floors up! Make it a special date for two or bring the whole family for an unforgettable experience.

Enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime experience after Skydeck Chicago closes to the public.

  • Exclusive after-hours access to The Ledge
  • A seven table per evening maximum ensures a true VIP experience
  • 3 course catered menu by Giordano’s Pizza
  • Couples, families, and groups welcome
  • 1,353 feet or 103 floors up in the sky


We are currently not offering dining experiences, please check back for updates.

Lunch on the Ledge

Lunch In The Sky: VIP Lunches on the 99th Floor of Willis Tower

Enjoy world-famous Chicago-style pizza at Willis Tower VIP Style, 99 floors up! After lunch, you can head up to the 103rd floor to experience The Ledge. Make it a special date for two or bring the whole family for an unforgettable afternoon. A maximum of ten RSVPs are available per afternoon.

Advance reservations are required for this once in a lifetime experience, which features:

  • Catered menu by Giordano’s Pizza
  • 99th Floor lunch location offers spectacular views of up to four states
  • $80 per person including Expedited Entry, a visit to the 103rd floor Ledge, and a three-course lunch served on the 99th floor
  • Available for couples or groups


We are currently not offering dining experiences, please check back for updates.

Speak With a Skydeck Representative

Please call (312) 875-9447 Monday – Friday from 8:30 am – 5 pm to speak with a Skydeck representative.

Important Notice Regarding COVID-19

Willis Tower and Skydeck Chicago have implemented measures consistent with CDC and local and federal guidance to try to reduce the spread of COVID-19 on the premises, including enhanced cleaning protocols. Even with these procedures in place, PLEASE BE ADVISED that building occupants, building and Skydeck visitors, or others currently or previously present upon this property and/or the Skydeck MAY HAVE CONTRACTED OR BEEN EXPOSED TO COVID-19 or other infectious diseases, and may expose you. By accessing and using building common areas, the Skydeck, and their associated amenities, you and your party voluntarily assume all risks of your use—INCLUDING THE RISK OF EXPOSURE TO INFECTIOUS DISEASE—and you waive all claims, including claims for negligence, against Willis Tower, Skydeck Chicago, and their respective owners, managers, affiliates, agents and representatives, arising out of such use. The above parties hereby disclaim all liability for any injuries arising out of your use of this property and the Skydeck, including exposure to infectious disease.

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