Ideas to make your event stand out
Spirited Mixology - learn how to craft classic cocktails with our infamous beverage team. This mini course and contest is a unique experience for all audiences.
Wine Tasting - our sommelier-led wine and cheese pairing course will guide your guests through an informative tasting of four delicious rare wines paired with four gourmet cheeses.
Caviar 101 - Learn the difference between the 4 varieties of caviar we offer. Discover the difference in taste, texture, and aroma. Served with traditional accouterments.
Custom Old Fashioned Making – We have our favorites, how about you? Work with our Head Bartender to customize a cocktail for your next event in Vol. 39.
Learn the art of Argentinian cuisine with our celebrated Chef de Cuisine, Cory Morris.
Empanada Making Class - Your group with make dough, conduct various empanada folds, prepare the fillings and enjoy!
Art of Ceviche - Learn how to slice the fish, prepare a leche de tigre, create a balanced ceviche and enjoy with various in season produce.
Art + Design
Artistic Endeavors – have our creative partner, Emmy Star Brown, teach the basics of calligraphy drills and letter forms, provide live art experiences, custom paint your event favors, or curate additional calligraphy services. *Mention The Gray to receive 10% off! Contact Emmy Star Brown
Designer Invitations - Debi Lilly , one of Chicago’s preeminent designer/event planners and Emmy Star Brown have custom-designed wedding invitation suites for our guests.
Productivity + Wellness
Life-Size Gaming - an activity for a group looking for a little fun. Enjoy our larger than life old-fashioned games that will get your guests working together.
Meditate – wellness partner, Lizzi Cutler. Allow Lizzi to lead a group breakout of meditation to increase corporate productivity or slow down with a day of relaxation and reflection to set the mood for ‘the big day’. Contact Lizzi Cutler
Looking for a peaceful addition to your event?
Consider our yoga partner, Maggie, who is a Chicago fan favorite. She creates custom classes from slow flow and mindful movement, to powerful vinyasa.