Illinois' Premier

Rooftop Event Venue

the standard

Located in the heart of downtown Rockford, IL – our historic event venue offers a unique and sophisticated rooftop experience for event receptions, ceremonies, milestone birthdays, anniversaries, bridal/baby shower luncheons, group gatherings, reunions, corporate events, and private parties.

Event Space

Our historic industrial space in downtown Rockford, IL has been fully restored into an upscale event venue equipped with a fully accessible four-season rooftop conservatory perfect for your next event!

Events Gallery


The Standard was the dream spot for my bridal shower. Every detail of the Venue was gorgeous!

Marissa DuBois | Google Review

Such a great venue! Beautiful setting and the staff are wonderful to work with. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening celebrating local author, Trina McNeilly's, book launch!

Anna-Lisa Horton | Google Review

They were extremely accommodating and pleasant to work with. Very kind and went above and beyond.

Amy Warren | Google Review

This was an amazing venue to have an event at! Sara and the rest of the staff were awesome to work with!

LESLIE E. | Facebook Review

They were extremely accommodating and pleasant. We loved our event there with Harvest Bible Chapel of Rockford.

AMY W. | Facebook Review

Phenomenal venue! Beautiful decor and unbelievable views from the rooftop!

LINDEY G. | Facebook Review

Event Calendar

Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Ceremony + Reception Vikky Lason
Ceremony + Reception Vikky Lason
Oct 25 all-day
Placed 09.05.2018 Sara Parents dropping off check Thursday 09.11.2018 Sara Check + Contract Submitted 09.13.18 Would like to move to Saturday 26th if Breah were to cancel
Ceremony + Reception Breah Bower
Ceremony + Reception Breah Bower
Oct 26 all-day
placed 08.21.2018 – Sara Contract + Deposit rcvd 09/12/18
Set Up Team In 12:00 am
Set Up Team In
Oct 26 @ 12:00 am – 1:00 am
Breah Rehersal 10:00 am
Breah Rehersal
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Scheduled for 10:00am

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