50 East Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
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About Us

Designed by architect Jarvis Hunt, Joliet's Union Station was originally built in 1912. A two-year renovation of Union Station by the City of Joliet began in 1989 and was completed in 1991. Today, the Grand Ballroom at Joliet Union Station is available for private events and is the perfect location for weddings or corporate events, with accommodations for up to 350 guests. The Grand Ballroom features stunning classic architecture with crystal chandeliers and forty-five foot ceilings. Capture memorable photographs from your event on the grand marble staircase or balcony.

A National Historic Building featuring beautiful architecture, a stunning marble staircase and a dramatic forty-five foot ceiling rotunda.

Private use of the Grand Ballroom for you and up to 350 guests.

Table settings include floor length linens and napkins, formal garden chairs, glass stemware and ivory china with a classic gold band.

Delicious entrees are expertly presented to your guests with attention to
every detail An on-site full service kitchen with professional chefs will prepare
your menu selections.

Private use of the Grand Ballroom for you and your guests
Other rental options include the West Wing for ceremonies or a bridal suite
or the outdoor balcony for your ceremony or social hour.

Photography by Fender & Donisch

Photography by Fender & Donisch

Choose from our delicious menu options or work with our Event Coordinators to customize a menu for your event Hors d'oeuvres, entrees, sweet tables and wedding cakes and premium liquor packages are available for all events.


Catering Services
Appetizers / Hors D'Oeuvres StationBartendingBuffetClean-UpMenu CustomizationPlace SettingsPlated EntreesWaitstaff
Ceremony Options
Ceremony Personalization
Cuisine Style
Dietary Options
Gluten FreeVeganVegetarian
Languages Spoken
Guest Capacity
Up to 300
Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 300
Reception Guest Capacity - Indoor
Up to 300
Onsite Venue Services
Full Bar AvailableOnsite CateringOnsite ParkingOnsite Wedding CakeReception Facility