We are redesigning ChooseChicago.com, and as part of that, we’re creating a brand new section featuring your favorite stories about Chicago!  We know that each and every one of you has a unique tale about your most memorable experience, and we want to hear it!

Share your story with us, and you'll be entered to win two Chicago CityPASS booklets. Plus, your story and photo will be published on the new ChooseChicago.com website.

Pritzker Pavillion in Chicago's Millennium Park

Maybe you got a great deal on Michigan Avenue on Black Friday, or you watched the Bulls win an amazing victory.  You may have met your significant other while checking out “The Bean,” or possibly your taste buds changed forever after eating local deep dish pizza.

Sending your story to us is easy peasy.  Just submit the following info to stories@choosechicago.com:


  1. First and Last Name

  2. Are you a local or visitor?

  3. What’s your job?

  4. Title of Your Story

  5. Your Story (150 words max)

  6. Attach two photos – one photo of yourself and one in Chicago (.jpg or .png, images no larger than 8 MG)


Five entries will be selected at random to win a pair of adult Chicago CityPASS booklets! 

Please note that by submitting your My Chicago Stories entry, you’re giving permission to the Chicago Convention & Tourism Bureau to use your information on our website (ChooseChicago.com).  You must be 18+ and please, keep your stories family friendly.