Plan things to do in Chicago — from tours and attractions to specialized itineraries and more — with help from destination management experts, convention bureaus, chambers of commerce, and attraction discounts providers.
Destination management companies (DMCs)
Accenting Chicago Events & Tours
When you want a truly professional team to help you deliver a great return on your investment, Accenting Chicago Events & Tours is the company you want. Now in their 20th year as Chicago’s premier DMC, Accenting Chicago offers a full spectrum of professional services for your meetings and events, including creative themes, decor and experiences, full planning services, including site staffing, management and coordination, transportation and more; all customized to your specific requests and needs. Contact one of their expert consultants today for a customized proposal. Multilingual services are a specialty.
Chicago Is…, Inc.
Chicago Is… A Global DMC partner, is a full-service destination management company offering special event production, unique tour options, and exceptional transportation solutions. Challenge them to show you why Chicago Is…. your kind of town!
The Chicago Tour Company
Let The Chicago Tour Company show you all that Chicago has to offer. Looking for a step-on guide, a day-trip, a multi-day trip, or a tour escort? This one-stop shop provides customized tour experiences.
My Kind of Town Destination Management, Inc.
With over 35 years serving student groups, My Kind of Town Destination Management, Inc. offers some of the most creative, flexible, and budget-friendly Chicago programs available. From great Chicago highlights to specialized itineraries in music, business, theatre, art, or dance, My Kind of Town Destination Management, Inc. has the connections for a trip that’s memorable, educational, and fun.
Windy City Connection, Inc.
Windy City Connection, Inc. can customize a student tour package that highlights the interests of your group. Since sitting on a motorcoach quickly loses a student’s interest, Windy City Connection showcases Chicago by talking, walking, biking, and taking river-boating excursions, the Ultimate Windy City Adventure.
Meet Chicago Northwest
Exciting entertainment for students of all ages, thanks to Meet Chicago Northwest. Come visit LEGOLAND Discovery Center with 4-D cinema and rides, GameWorks interactive fun, Medieval Times, IKEA, and huge shopping malls, plus enjoy student-friendly dining and free motorcoach parking.
Tour and attraction discounts
Smart Destinations – Go Chicago Card
Save up to 55% on Chicago’s top attractions, tours, and museums with the Go Chicago Card. Choose from 25+ attractions, including Shedd Aquarium, 360 CHICAGO, Navy Pier, and more. Plus, skip the ticket line at many top attractions. Now available for instant digital delivery to your smartphone. Get the app: Android and iOS.
Get prepaid discounted admission to five of Chicago’s top attractions: Shedd Aquarium, Skydeck Chicago, Field Museum, Adler Planetarium or Art Institute of Chicago, Museum of Science and Industry, or 360 CHICAGO Observation Deck. Get the app: citypass.com.