Welcome to Venue 1929 - A unique space

Welcome to Venue 1929 - A unique space

Welcome to Venue 1929 - A unique spaceWelcome to Venue 1929 - A unique spaceWelcome to Venue 1929 - A unique space

....a private event venue, Springfield IL

About Us

Photo by Morgan Clawson Photography

Downtown Springfield IL

Our historic event venue in Springfield has a distinctive and beautiful architectural design which is the perfect balance of vintage character and rustic elegance. This unique 2 story building features exposed trusses and wood beams, a huge candelabra chandelier, carved stone fireplace, large circle headed front windows, mezzanine balcony, imported quarry tile, palm modeled plaster walls, and many other original architectural elements. 

The blank-slate color scheme is ideal to highlight your personal style and vision. Be it bohemian, romantic, classic, elegant or rustic, our venue provides a unique, intimate setting for your next private celebration, reception, rehersal dinner, social gathering, corporate event or wedding venue in Springfield Illinois.

Max capacity 150 for social events, weddings or theater style seating.   Formal sit down 110.

We look forward to hosting your upcoming reception or next corporate event at our historic Springfield location.



Located downtown Springfield IL, just blocks from the heart of the city's popular bars, high-end resturants, hotels, eclectic boutiques, craft breweries, and scenic walking.  

With access to 4 parking lots, we have plenty of off street parking available.



We know how exciting but stressful planning your big day can be and that's why we offer a variety of wedding packages.  All packages come with tables & chairs and we will work with your vendors to ensure your day goes smoothly.  To help you save money, you we offer a list of event décor for minimal fees (most items $6 and under).  

Wedding reception packages are offered in 1 day, 2 day or 3 day options.  The all weekend package (Fri/Sat/Sun), includes most reception décor we have on hand for FREE.  Perfect for couple who wants extra time to decorate/set up on their own.  Email or call us for pricing. 

Weekday wedding receptions offered at a discounted rate..

Social events - $100 per hour

Showers  - $275 for 4 hours

Wedding ceremony only - $600 (includes rehearsal time) - its been popular to have a cocktail hour here after the wedding before you head over to the reception!  


Contact Us

Better yet, see us in person!

Have questions or interested in scheduling your own private viewing?  Give us a call today!

Venue 1929

711 South 5th, Springfield IL 62703

217-899-5688 Robin, Owner 217-899-9061 Kelci, Owner Email: venue1929@mail.com


Tours are given by appointment only, Monday through Sunday. 

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Serving Central IL Locations

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Chatham, Rochester, Jacksonville, Williamsville, Sherman, Kincaid, Auburn, New Berlin, Franklin, Oakford, Mechanicsburg, Mount Auburn, Illiopolis, and Decatur