With its dynamic winter calendar, the upcoming season provides the perfect opportunity to discover Chicago's world class institutions and go on epicurean adventures. Your groups will experience a city abuzz with energy as the city's restaurants, theaters and museums boast new experiences, and value-packed offers.



1) Chicago Restaurant Week

January 22, 2015 - February 4, 2016

Feast on 14 days of discount dining deals as over 250 restaurants offer special prix-fixe menus during Chicago Restaurant Week, a citywide celebration of Chicago's culinary scene.


Chinese New Year Kickoff Celebration

2) Chicago Celebrates Chinese New Year

February 8-22, 2016

Join Chicago's vibrant Chinese communities as they mark the Chinese New Year holiday with colorful neighborhood parades, special exhibits, tours and cultural performances.


Dressing Downton: Changing Fashion for Changing Times

3) New "Downton Abbey" Exhibit

February 9, 2015 - May 8, 2016

Imagine 20th century British society coming to life when Dressing DowntonTM: Changing Fashion for Changing Times showcases 35 period costumes from the beloved television show at Driehaus Museum.


Chicago theater

4) Chicago Theatre Week

February 11-21, 2016

Catch the latest from Chicago's award-winning theatre companies and discover new storefronts when over 100 productions go on sale with tickets for only $15 or $30 for Chicago Theatre Week.


 Van Gogh's Bedrooms - Image

5) Premiere Van Gogh Exhibit

February 14, 2016 - May 8, 2016

See the exclusive exhibition Van Gogh's Bedrooms only at the Art Institute of Chicago! For the first time in history, the famous trio of paintings by Vincent van Gogh will be on display together.