CITY WINERY CHICAGO RETURNS POPULAR RIVER DOMES TO CHICAGO RIVERWALK THIS FALL FROM SEPTEMBER 18 – NOVEMBER 27 ON MARINA PLAZA

The West Loop’s City Winery Chicago announces the extension of its Chicago Riverwalk presence this fall featuring the popular return of heated River Domes offering couples and small groups private outdoor seating and shelter from fall weather elements while enjoying beautiful views of the river and downtown skyline. River Domes are available by reservation starting September 18 through November 27, 2017 from 11:00am – 9:00pm daily and are located on Marina Plaza on the south bank of the Chicago River between Dearborn and State Streets, 11 W. Riverwalk South.

Each dome comes equipped with a Bluetooth speaker, a heater and comfortable seating and furniture exclusively outfitted by Wayfair Business, a one-stop solution for commercial furnishings and décor. Guests can also enjoy full service from City Winery’s fall Riverwalk menu offering the most popular starters, salads and sandwiches from City Winery’s distinctive small-plate sharing-and-pairing menu plus items unique to the Riverwalk such as house-made tap wines, beer and cocktails.

Four River Domes will be available for reservation starting September 18and seat two to eight guests. City Winery will also install two additional domes on October 2 that seat 12-15 guests. The two larger domes can also be connected to accommodate parties of 20-30 guests at one time. Each dome can remain partially open or be closed completely to shield against unpredictable fall weather.

River Dome reservations last two and a half hours and are $25 per person with a $60 food and beverage minimum per guest. Reservations begin Thursday, September 7 and can be booked online through OpenTable:https://www.opentable.com/city-winery-chicago-at-the-riverwalk.

In addition to the domes, guests can enjoy full service on the Riverwalk from City Winery’s fall food and drink menu September 18 – November 27 from 11:00am – 9:00pm, based on weather conditions.

About City Winery Chicago

Opened in 2012, City Winery Chicago is a fully operational winery, restaurant with outdoor patio, concert hall and private event space located in the heart of the West Loop at 1200 W. Randolph, in the historic urban Fulton Market district. Once a refrigerated food distribution warehouse, the 1911 building has been transformed into a contemporary 33,000 square foot haven for those passionate about wine, music and culinary arts. The décor evokes the romance of being in wine country, from the exposed stainless steel fermenting tanks and French oak barrels, to the aroma of fermenting grapes. Chicago’s only fully operation winery has produced dozens of in-house wines sourced from vineyards in California, Oregon, Washington, Argentina and Chile, including a Wine Enthusiast 90-point 2012 Bien Nacido Vineyard Reserve pinot noir and has been recognized with a 2014, 2015 and 2016 Best of Award of Excellence “for having one of the most outstanding restaurant wine lists in the world” by Wine Spectator. The globally inspired, locally sourced, wine-focused food menu is conceived for pairing and sharing. The concert hall accommodates up to 300 guests, all seated at tables with complete beverage and dining service, ensuring a comfortable “listening room” experience enhanced by a state-of-the-art Meyer Sound system. Riedel is the official and exclusive provider of glassware, showing City Winery’s commitment to enjoying quality wine in a quality vessel. American Airlines is the Official Airline and Virgin Hotels Chicago is the Official Hotel of City Winery. For more information, please visit www.citywinery.com.