Chicago Helicopter Experience


2420 S. Halsted St., Chicago IL 60608

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This year the best way to see Chicago’s Holiday lights is with Chicago Helicopter Experience! Our Holiday Lights Experience provides stunning views of Chicago’s iconic sites including the Willis Tower, Millennium Park, and the Lincoln Park Zoo Lights all lit up for the holidays from the comfort of our warm and cozy helicopters.

Our holiday flights operate from November 29th through January 5th.

The Experience

– Flights Depart from our downtown heliport located at 2420 S Halsted St., where we offer free on-site parking.
– Relax in our passenger lounge and take pictures at our Holiday “Elfie” Station while you wait for your departure.
– Take flight and enjoy views of all the city’s twinkling holiday lights.
Your flight will cover 25+ miles of Chicago’s Holiday themed skyline in 12-15 minutes

As you glide across the skyline your pilot will share facts and folklore that bring the Holidays in Chicago to life.

Facility Meeting Space Details

Max Venue Capacity 250

Exclusive Audio/Visual Provider(s)

Complete Buy-out Available

In-house/Exclusive Caterer(s)

Exclusive Decorator(s)

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

On-Site Catering

Off-Site Catering Allowed

Exhibit Space Available

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing) 6000

Total Square Footage of Exhibit Space 6000

Preferred Catering Providers

Buy-out Max Capacity 250

General Facility Details

Military Discount


Minimum Age 2

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

Reservations Accepted

Complimentary On-site Parking

Special Interest Tours Offered

Student Group Friendly

American Express




Miles from Downtown 3.0

Miles from McCormick Place 1.7

Miles from Navy Pier 5.0

Miles from Midway Airport 7.0

Miles from O'Hare Airport 15.0

Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate 6

Group Amenities

Group Discounts Available

Group Capacity 100

Average Visit/Tour Length 1 hour

Group Policy

Services Offered

Group Charter/Sightseeing

Step On Guides

Technical Tours

Student Tours


Wheelchair Accessible

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