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Seize Your Summer

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Summer brings out the best of Chicago — you can kayak through soaring skyscrapers, explore miles of sandy shoreline, sip cocktails on a rooftop, and beyond. Here’s how to make the most of every second this summer in Chicago, from travel inspiration to great hotel deals.

Summer in Chicago

Looking for some summer travel inspo? Check out what’s open in Chicago and start planning your trip.

Boats docked along the Chicago Riverwalk
Go to a fest

Summer means a full calendar of music festivals, street fairs, outdoor markets, and more.

Start exploring

Windy City Smokeout

Where are you traveling from?

Whether you’re driving or flying, here’s what you need to know about visiting Chicago.

No quarantine or pre-arrival test required. Maintain strict masking and social distancing.

10-day quarantine
or

Pre-arrival negative test result (no longer than 72 hours prior to arrival) with strict masking, social distancing and avoidance of in-person gatherings

or

Be fully vaccinated, as defined as two weeks after the second dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccine or two weeks after one dose of a single-dose vaccine and not have symptoms and maintain strict masking and social distancing

No quarantine or test required. Adhere to masking rules: Masks are required on planes, buses, trains, and other forms of public transportation traveling into, within, or out of the United States and in U.S. transportation hubs such as airports and stations.

Great summer deals

Staypineapple, An Iconic Hotel, The Loop
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Staypineapple, An Iconic Hotel, The Loop

Stay 2 nights and get the 3rd night free in the Loop.

See offerValid through 12/31/2021

Hampton by Hilton Chicago Downtown West Loop
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Hampton by Hilton Chicago Downtown West Loop

Escape to Chicago’s West Loop for only $99/night.

See offerValid through 05/30/2021

Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago
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Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, Chicago

Enjoy complimentary breakfast for two during your Chicago getaway.

See offerValid through 12/30/2021

The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago
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The Gwen, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Chicago

Enjoy a $50 food and beverage credit included in your stay.

See offerValid through 11/12/2021

Hyatt Regency Chicago
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Hyatt Regency Chicago

Enjoy 15% off your stay in the heart of downtown.

See offerValid through 05/31/2021

Chicago Athletic Association Hotel
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Chicago Athletic Association Hotel

Get 20% off your room near Millennium Park

See offerValid through 09/12/2021

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