Ola la! IJORERE Est. 2013

51 South Spring Street, Elgin, IL, United States

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Celebrate in style at this chic space that works for any concept. 
Designed and owned by an architect, this upscale loft gleefully offers up 2,000 square feet of eclectic luxury that can play home to engagement parties, birthday bashes, intimate weddings, and baby or bridal showers.
The Lowdown
Type
Art Gallery
Banquet Hall / Event Facility
Historic Building
Loft / Warehouse Building
Views
Cityscape
Courtyard
Style
Art Deco
Bohemian
Casual
Classic
Contemporary
BEST type of CELEBRATIONS
Anniversary / Engagement Party
Baby Shower
Birthday Party
Bridal Shower
Charity Event
Dinner Party
Elopement / Vow Renewal
Holiday Party
LGBT Weddings
Rehearsal Dinner / Welcome Reception
Retreats: Corporate, Spa, Wellness, Etc.
Social Event
Wedding Ceremony
Wedding Reception
Workshops: Creative, Photo, Etc.

Venue Setting

Olá lá! IJORERE {e-jaw-ray-ray} offers a unique & new experience. Different from a traditional event venue, Olá lá! IJORERE is an eclectic multi-purpose loft suitable for intimate weddings, receptions, baby & bridal showers, birthday parties, photo shoots, social mixers, offsite meetings, training sessions, corporate events, and more. Ola la! is the #1 destination offering a venue with a 'downtown Chicago city vibe' in Elgin, Illinois.

Our premises include: 2,000 square feet of an interchangeable open concept loft space, floor to ceiling arched windows spanning at 22 feet high, centerpiece industrial chandelier & caged pendant lighting, casual lounge seating for up to 30 guests, 14 foot long custom rustic wooden dining table, 64 white fanback folding chairs, eight 8 feet long rectangular tables, portable projector, coat hooks for up to 30, living room décor/props, and FREE WiFi. Our loft can accommodate up to 65 seated and 80 standing. No stress finding parking spaces, there is a covered parking garage just around the corner on Fulton street and also an open parking lot, all complimentary. Outside catering & BYOB allowed OR select from our preferred vendors.

We also host painting and coloring parties. Learn more about our BYOB painting and adult coloring events: R.A.W OR view our Facebook event page for upcoming events. When you visit our upscale atmosphere, you are bound to have a GRAND day! 
Fees
(Prices listed here are estimates only & are subject to change)
Price Range

Does this include catering fees?

No

Estimated Price Per Head

from $25 to $100

Additional Charges

Additional items; Rental items, decor, floral arrangement and catering serves provided by others.

Insurance

Additional Insurance Is Not Required To Host An Event Here

Capacity

Seated
60
Buffet
N/A
Standing
75
Celebrations Hosted Here Since
2013
Curfew
1 AM
Venue Spaces
Indoor Venue Space Only
Catering
Client Can Select The Caterer Of Their Choice
Alcohol
BYO Permitted – You Can Bring Your Own Alcohol
Music
Indoors Only
Smoking
Non-smoking Venue
Eco/Green Events
Yes
Kid Friendly Events
Yes
Handicap Accessible
Yes
Inside Scoop

We're more than just a event venue! We also host creative events like BYOB adult coloring parties and paint-N-sip socials too.

Amenities
  • A/V Equipment
  • Street Parking
  • Wifi
  • Ample Parking Onsite
  • Dining Chairs
  • Dining Tables
  • Onsite Restrooms
Venue Features
The Scene:

We are located in the historic district of downtown Elgin, with easy access to I-90, just 30 minutes away from O'Hare airport and Fashion Outlet Mall of Chicago in Rosemont. The Grand Casino Riverboat is walking distance from our venue along with the Metra train station. Experience luxury and an exquisite ambience at Ola' la'! IJORERE. 

Design:
Our loft space exudes an eclectic ambience to fit everyone's style. Accentuated with colorful paintings and modish furnishings, the 2,000-square-foot space fits up to 75 guests and is centered on a beautiful designer swarovski crystal chandelier and a 14' long custom-made wooden dining table beside large floor-to-ceiling arched windows.
Extra Perks:
We are also a luxury invitation & stationery business specializing in invitations to perfectly go with the theme of your event. We also offer event styling and designing services, Ola is a former architect turned creative design expert and for some of her clients that booked our venue, she's had the opportunity to design their invitation and also style the event. 

64 white fanback folding chairs
8 eight feet long rectangle folding tables
14' long custom wooden table
Various living props
Portable projector
WiFi
Awards & Notables Green Wedding Shoes
Eats & Drinks
Food, Restaurants, Cafes, Bars & Lounges
Food, Restaurants, Cafes:
Al's Cafe
Bars & Lounges:
Martini Room
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