With our state-of-the-art sound and video systems, world-class catering options, top-rate staff, full kitchen, three stocked bars, gorgeous dining room, and spectacular music hall, Lincoln Hall is perfect for your next event.
Please take a minute and have a look at photos of the space, our Catering menu (we can also work with you to build the perfect custom menu for your event) and our full technical specifications if you haven't already- we think you'll like what you see.
Lincoln Hall can accommodate parties for 20-500 people and also arrange music if that strikes your fancy. We are more than willing to add a vibrant touch to your event with linens and decorations. Just think of the options you have for a hair raising party-whether it be a bachelor or engagement party, rehearsal dinner, corporate gathering, wedding reception, or any other event- the possibilities are endless. (Please contact us as early as possible for holiday parties).
If you want your party to be remembered, then let Lincoln Hall help you plan it. Think of what you have to look forward to! We have the right catering, the right drinks, the right staff and atmosphere. Lincoln Hall celebrates the kind of excellence exemplified by our customers.
For more info, contact Terri Champelli at 773.525.2508 Ext. 16 or request information using the form below.
Private Events Brochure for Lincoln Hall & Schubas Tavern
Frequently Asked Questions
What kind of catering do you have available for my event?
What are your booking policies?
What is your capacity? What are your stage dimensions?
What are your technical specifications for the venue?
When are your business hours? Is your venue handicapped accessible?
Where is Lincoln Hall located?
What's the parking situation around Lincoln Hall?
Do you have any preferred vendors for private events?
What hotel do you recommend we stay at?
All menus can be customizable and are subject to change seasonally. Additionally, a food & beverage tax of 10.75% and 20% gratituity will be applied.
Lincoln Hall & Schubas Catering Menu
Booking Process and Policies
Lincoln Hall and Schubas Tavern would be delighted to hold your requested date however, a requested date may only be confirmed once a signed rental agreement and a venue renal fee is received. The venue rental fee is refundable, 90 days out.
Upon receiving the signed rental agreement and the venue rental fee, a second payment will be due 30 to 90 days prior to the event. Lincoln Hall and Schubas Tavern reserves the right to cancel if payment has not been received.
Not for Profit Events: Lincoln Hall and Schubas tavern encourages partnership with Not For Profit organizations. Please provide a copy of the Internal Revenue determination letter at the time the contract is signed in order for it to be reviewed to see if any tax exemptions are applicable.
Lincoln Hall and Schubas Tavern assumes no responsibility for damages to or loss of any merchandise or articles left in the venue before, during or following the event.
All deliveries of equipment decoration and other items must be review with Lincoln Hall and Schubas Tavern, but signed for by a representative from your group.
Lincoln Hall and Schubas Tavern sound, lighting and video equipment will be operated by or under the supervision of our staff.
Standard Fees and Information:
Standard production and security fees- $50 to $500
Standard room rental- $1,250.00 to $3,000
Minimum consumption guarantee- $5,000 to $20,000
Schubas Tavern Tax- 9.75%
Lincoln Hall Tax- 10.75%
Standard Gratuity- 20%
Capacities and Diagrams
Total capacity of space: 506 people
Click here for a detailed stage diagram.
See below for our technical specifications. Labor fees may be added depending on the type of event and needs. Please consult your event coordinator for any additional information or questions.
Click here for all of our technical specifications.
- Sunday thru Friday: 5:00pm - 2am
- Saturday: 5pm - 3am
Lincoln Hall's public areas are 100% handicap accessible, with our main entrance flush with the exterior sidewalk, a 4' 8.5"-wide ramp down to our main music room floor, and a 36"x51" elevator to our balcony.
- Our night kitchen hours vary- please call ahead (773.525.2501) if you're planning on stopping by at or after 10 PM. Thank you!
- Sunday thru Friday: 5pm - 10pm
- Saturday: 5pm - 10pm
Where is Lincoln Hall located?
Lincoln Hall's address is 2424 N Lincoln Avenue in Chicago, Illinois. Via public transportation, we are within walking distance of the Fullerton Red/Purple/Brown line L train stop, as well as the #74 Fullerton bus stop at Lincoln / Halsted, #8 Halsted bus, and #11 Lincoln bus. For driving, walking, or public transit directions, please use the form below.
What's the parking situation at Lincoln Hall?
We have an arrangement with the parking lot at Children's Memorial Hospital to provide parking for a reduced rate of $6 - just park at 2316 N. Lincoln, get a reduced rate voucher from the door man at Lincoln Hall, and present that voucher to the parking attendant when you retrieve your vehicle.
The reduced neighborhood rate is only available to cars who enter the garage after 5pm (Monday-Friday), or any time on Saturday and Sunday. All cars must be out of the garage by 8:45am the next day to maintain the reduced rate. Cars exiting after 8:45am will be subject to the posted hourly rates.
What vendors do you recommend?
Schubas recommends the following vendors:
- Studio Starling
What hotel do you recommend?
Lincoln Hall recommends the Days Inn. Click the image below for details.