Why I Choose Chicago - Blog

Time's running out! You only have one more week to enter our "Why I Choose Chicago" Contest on Facebook. This is your opportunity to win a Family Fun Adventure, a Getaway Spa-cation, or a Romantic Escape.  All include hotel stays and activities throughout the city. Entering is easy. Chicago is awesome. Here are the details...

How to Play

We love this city and we're thrilled to offer you the chance to win a priceless Chicago experience. By simply telling us why you want to visit, you could win a once-in-a-lifetime vacation.

To enter, click here and tell us "Why You Choose Chicago." Is it The Magnificent Mile? The delicious restaurants? An inexplicable disdain for the Green Bay Packers? There are countless reasons to make Chicago a leisure destination, what's yours? Let us know and you could win one of these three incredible Chicago getaways:

FAMILY FUN ADVENTURE

Experience an exclusive Penguin Encounter at Shedd Aquarium, part of the family fun adventure that includes a two-night stay at Hyatt Regency Chicago for a family of four. Dine at Lou Malnati's Pizzeria and receive VIP admission to five must-see Chicago attractions with Chicago CityPASS ticket booklets.

GETAWAY SPA-CATION

Grab three of your BFFs for a weekend at the W Chicago Lakeshore where you'll relax while getting spa services at the Bliss Chicago Spa, plus VIP admission to five must-see Chicago attractions with Chicago CityPASS ticket booklets. At night, laugh it up at The Second City and UP Comedy Club.

ROMANTIC ESCAPE

Enjoy two nights in an executive king room with lake views at Trump Hotel Chicago. Spend the day seeing the sights with VIP admission to five must-see Chicago attractions with Chicago CityPASS ticket booklets. Dine at the West Loop's hottest restaurant Nellcote.

The Details

You have until October 31 to submit your entry. All entries will be subject to a public vote from November 1-15. Starting November 16th, our judges will evaluate the finalists and announce our winners on November 20th. No purchase necessary, open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., 18 years and older. For more details on official rules, click here.

Good luck!