Thanksgiving Day Guide

Planning a Chicago family vacation this holiday season? Well Thanksgiving Day is an amazing time to explore ideas for things to do using our Thanksgiving Day guide.  Thousands love celebrating the holidays in Chicago, but the highlight of Thanksgiving in the city is the McDonald's Thanksgiving Parade where you can catch a 50-foot helium turkey balloon float down iconic State Street and Ronald McDonald working the crowd. Sound like a blast or what?

Let’s not forget the best part about Thanksgiving… the food! Chicago restaurants are always serving up Thanksgiving feasts around this time of the year for every taste in Chicago. From seafood-style to BBQ-style to vegetarian-style, we’ve got it all covered!

While you’re here, you can even knock out your Christmas shopping in Chicago down The Magnificent Mile or at the various boutiques in Chicago’s diverse neighborhoods.