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From a museum honoring American writers to a beautifully renovated lakefront theater, Chicago’s newest attractions will have you booking your next meeting or event here.
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Take a look at the latest openings on the Chicago meetings and events scene, along with upcoming spots you’ll want to watch for in 2017.
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Go green for your next event with these earth-friendly Chicago caterers.
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Add a dose of Chicago culture to your next meeting or event by holding it at one of these 8 Chicago museum venues.
More and more, business travelers are gravitating toward post-meeting activities that don't just entertain, but educate.
Take your meeting to new heights and treat your attendees to dazzling views of the Loop, Lake Michigan and more.
The meeting may be the main attraction, but be sure to pencil in some time to explore Chicago off-the-clock – from team bonding at a raucous comedy club to rallying the troops at Soldier Field.
Finding the perfect-sized venue for smaller events can make any meeting planner feel a little like Goldilocks. Luckily, Chicago is teeming with modern spaces that are “just right” for your gathering.
With heightened hotel availability, great deals on flights and seasonal promotions designed to stretch your dollar, Chicago might just be the perfect destination for your winter meeting.
With hot new restaurants and bars opening around McCormick Place, there’s enough great food to fill a convention hall.
By the end of 2018, Chicago is expected to grow its hotel inventory by more than 20%. From major chains to trendy boutique hotels, one thing is clear: we have plenty of room for your next meeting.
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Get an inside look at this new Chicago property’s smart spaces, cravable catering bites and ultra green methods.
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Find creative culinary inspiration from these chef-driven menu trends.
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Get an inside look at The Drake, a timeless Chicago meeting and event destination.
Treat attendees to a Chicago brew tour around McCormick Place with this craft beer tasting itinerary.
Keep attendees entertained with these biking, climbing, kayaking and paddle boarding excursions at Chicago parks.
These six downtown Chicago hotels have partnered up to bring meeting planners their perfect event venue.
Choice Hotels brings two new Cambria hotel & suites projects to Chicago.
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Host your next Chicago gathering at one of these rooftop venues and treat guests to amazing views and culinary and cocktail mastery.
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Flexible space, the latest technology, an ideal Chicago location and convenient catering and transit make McCormick Place the ideal destination for your Chicago corporate meeting.
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Navy Pier turns 100 with a new Ferris wheel and food experiences, while the Chicago Riverwalk transforms its banks into a lively wine, dine and stroll spot.
Chicago buzzes with things for attendees and exhibitors to do after conference sessions.
McCormick Square will include the McCormick Place convention center, a new 10,000-seat Event Center, the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place and the new Marriott Marquis Chicago, all connected under one roof.
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Get tips on how to create an awe-inspiring look and feel for your next soiree.
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Find the perfect downtown Chicago Loop hotel for your next meeting or event.
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Chicago food writer and Chicago Like a Local blogger Matt Kirouac details the best cocktail venues in the city.
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Learn more about what a Destination Management Company (DMC) is, what is does and when meeting planners should use one
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Engage guests at memorable outdoor events with these Chicago rooftop bars and patio venues, plus seasonal catering options.
These Chicago Hotels have meetings in mind with amenities and on-site dining.