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About Us

About Us

Welcome to the Avalon Banquets in Elk Grove Village! Avalon is located conveniently at the intersection of Higgins and Route 83 – just minutes away from I-90. Only a ten minute drive from O’Hare Airport, Avalon Banquets has partnered with hotels in the area to offer group rates, shuttle service, and many other amenities needed for all those guests coming from out of town. This venue is perfect for all Chicagoland events ranging from corporate meetings and luncheons to wedding ceremonies and receptions. Our rooms accommodate from 50 to 900 guests, making it ideal for any type of party – anniversaries, communions, Quincenaeras, and everything in between!

With over 25 years of banquet experience, our family will execute your event to perfection and have your guests complimenting you for years to come. From the exquisite cuisine to the sparkling décor, every detail is carried out with care and passion that drives our experienced staff to exceed every expectation you have.

Our Team

Jorge Garcia – Executive Chef – 40+ Years of Experience

Chef Jorge brings with him over 40 years of culinary expertise. From creating award-winning gingerbread villages in premiere hotel lobbies, to serving over 1000 guests in less than an hour, Chef Jorge’s range of accomplishments leaves nothing behind. His modern take on classic foods will have even the trendiest of guests asking for more. Try his cuisine for yourself – every event comes with a complimentary entrée tasting session for up to six people!

Jackie Kendrigan – Sales Manager – 25+ Years of Experience

From the moment you meet with Jackie, all your event planning worries will be gone. With over 25 years of experience in event planning, Jackie will lead you through every detail and explore every possibility with you to create the event that you always imagined. She will customize a package that will fit your needs and carry through to the day of the event.

Maria Kamuda – Event Coordinator – 15+ Years of Experience

Are you interested in adding a European twist to your special day? Look no further than Maria’s expertise in European-style banquets. Fluent in Polish, Maria will walk you through all the different options and guide you through our Preferred Vendors. After all, what is a European party without Borscht and Pate?

lwona Czubacki – Banquet Designer – 10+ Years of Experience

Every event is a unique and special occasion. Iwona is our in-house designer that will customize your room and decorations to suit your vision. Her touch will add sparkle to every sweet table and elegance to every guest table. From arranging centerpieces to perfecting the aisle for a wedding ceremony, Iwona will leave no detail behind.