Make Raised your own with a private event! Choose a space that perfectly fits your group, anywhere from 10 to over 200 people! Open year round, Raised features incredible views of the Chicago River and skyline with one of the best bar designs in the world. Customize your menu with your Raised favorites, including award winning cocktails. Contact one of our dedicated sales members today to plan your event now!
Renaissance Hotels is partnering with JJ Goodman, the world-renowned innovator in the beverage industry, to bring an intriguing bar takeover event to Raised at Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel. Goodman will work with Raised mixologists to create and pour cocktails for all those in attendance. Goodman will introduce three new signature cocktails to the Raised cocktail menu. This event is open to the public and will feature live music.
Goodman (Founder and Owner of The London Cocktail Club Bar Group, Craft Cocktail Co. Bottled Cocktails, and Keystones Cocktail Club) has opened seven cocktail bars across London, pioneered revolutionary cocktail trends, and is now looked upon as one of the globe’s greatest drinks’ minds. Goodman has received various awards and accolades for his success in the beverage industry. These achievements include being named Best Bartender at the 42 Below Cocktail World Cup, one of London Lifestyle Award’s 50 Most Influential People, and one of Zagat’s 30 under 30 Trailblazers. He has joined forces with the Renaissance Brand team to create a mixology and bar takeover at 6 selected hotels, including the Renaissance Chicago Downtown Hotel.