Chicago, Illinois (PRWEB) December 06, 2012
Atmosphere is everything when it comes to making memorable nuptials. Couples ready to take the plunge or those renewing their vows will find a setting to remember with the Marry Me At 12 event at The Blackstone, A Chicago Renaissance Hotel. The gorgeous, Beaux-Arts landmark on Chicago’s South Loop will be setting up a wedding chapel in the historic Barbershop on December 12 at 12:00 p.m., complete with an officiant to marry couples or renew vows. Celebrating couples will be lavished with flowers, Champagne toasts, and upgraded wedding night accommodations for just $99 a night.
Say “I do” or “I would do it all over again” on December 12, 2012, with the Marry Me At 12 special from The Blackstone, A Chicago Renaissance Hotel, including:
- Wedding or vow renewal at 12:00 p.m. in the chapel in the historic Barbershop
- Flowers by design from a local florist
- Champagne toast
- Wedding night bliss in upgraded accommodations for $99/night
Valid on December 12, 2012, only. For more details or to reserve the Marry Me At 12 special from The Blackstone, A Chicago Renaissance Hotel, please contact Ashley Ochse, Director of Catering, by phone at 312.542.3436 or email Ashley.ochse(at)theblackstonehotel(dot)com.
Long since transformed into a function space for meetings and events, The Blackstone’s concourse-level Barbershop is dressed up with original architecture including marble columns, decorative plaster crown and frieze ornamentation, monumental plaster chandeliers and a lovely burbling fountain. The glow in the Barbershop is distinctly romantic, and the hotel is partnering with a local florist to provide flowers to make it even more so.
The Blackstone, A Chicago Renaissance Hotel
The Blackstone, A Chicago Renaissance Hotel is located in the heart of Chicago’s arts and theater district and adjacent to Grant Park. The historic property, which has accommodated 12 U.S. presidents, is a Beaux-Arts architectural landmark offering 332 stylish rooms, among them the fabled Presidential Suite and legendary “Smoke-Filled Room”; the award-winning destination restaurant, Mercat a la Planxa, serving Catalan-inspired cuisine; an extensive collection of contemporary art by emerging artists; a 23rd floor Concierge Lounge with sweeping views of Lake Michigan; and 12,000 square feet of meeting space, including the lavishly restored Crystal Ballroom. Opened in 1910, closed in 1999, and reopened in 2008 following a $128 million showcase restoration by Sage Hospitality, The Blackstone’s décor is a dynamic mix of historic architecture and savvy design combined with luxury amenities and thoughtful guest services. For reservations: 1 888-236-2427; http://www.blackstonerenaissance.com.