1 Cabaret
Rent the club (about $100 a head for groups up to 200) and flaunt your message on the megawatt marquee. 15 W. Hubbard St.

2 Lottie’s
BYO music for the private basement, featuring a full-service bar; 40-person minimum, $15 to $35 each. 1925 W. Cortland St.

3 Ghostbar
Cocktail events start at $30 a person, dinner at $54, in this chic 4,500-square-foot space for 50 to 200. 440 W. Randolph St.

4 Sugarcane Lounge
SushiSamba Rio’s enclosed roof deck holds 100; parties start at $1,000 and top out at $15,000. 504 N. Wells St.

5 Avenue M
Packages run $40 to $150 a guest; options include private balconies with plasmas overlooking the bar. 695 N. Milwaukee Ave.