[Skip to Content]Privacy Policy
Chicago, Illinois | 312-836-5000 |

Events and News

04
Sep

Chicago Events - World Music Festival: Free Concerts September 7-23

Sep
04
 2018
About 2 week(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - World Music Festival: Free Concerts September 7-23
Enjoy live music from more than 20 countries at Chicago's World Music Festival, which celebrates its 20th anniversary from September 7-23. Encounter free concerts by musicians from Mongolia, Ireland, Bulgaria, India, Morocco, Mexico, and more! Read More
28
Aug

Chicago Events - Windy City Wine Festival at Buckingham Fountain

Aug
28
 2018
About 3 week(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Windy City Wine Festival at Buckingham Fountain
Savor more than 300 fine wines from around the world at the Windy City Wine Festival, September 7-8 at Buckingham Fountain. Listen to live bands, indulge in signature dishes from local restaurants, and find your new favorite wine. Read More
21
Aug

Chicago Events - Chicago Jazz Festival in Millennium Park

Aug
21
 2018
About 4 week(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Chicago Jazz Festival in Millennium Park
Now extended to nine days for 2018, the 40th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival celebrates artistic creativity with free musical performances. Find the party at the Chicago Cultural Center/Millennium Park and neighborhood venues from August 24-September 2. Read More
14
Aug

Chicago Events - Chicago Air & Water Show on North Avenue Beach

Aug
14
 2018
About 1 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Chicago Air & Water Show on North Avenue Beach
Be wowed by the dazzling displays of air acrobatics, speedboats, and parachute stunt teams at the Chicago Air & Water Show. Taking place along the shores of Lake Michigan on North Avenue Beach, this free festival is a summer tradition in Chicago. Read More
07
Aug

Chicago Events - Northalsted Market Days Street Festival

Aug
07
 2018
About 1 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Northalsted Market Days Street Festival
Mark your calendar for the biggest street festival in the Midwest, Northalsted Market Days. Covering six blocks in Chicago's Boystown/Lakeview neighborhood, the August 11-12 event features live bands, vendors, crafts, food, drinks, and dancing. Read More
24
Jul

Chicago Events - Lollapalooza Music Festival at Grant Park: August 2-5

Jul
24
 2018
About 1 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Lollapalooza Music Festival at Grant Park: August 2-5
Immerse yourself in music festival magic this year at Lollapalooza, which slams down in Chicago's Grant Park on August 2-5. Headliners for 2018 include The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Travis Scott, and The National. Read More
17
Jul

Chicago Events - Taste of River North Food & Music Festival: July 20-22

Jul
17
 2018
About 2 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Embrace River North's eclectic personality at the neighborhood's signature event, the Taste of River North food and music festival. Gather along the Chicago River in Ward Park on July 20-22 to discover a dynamic celebration of indulgence. Read More
10
Jul

Chicago Events - Taste of Chicago Food Festival at Grant Park: July 11-15

Jul
10
 2018
About 2 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Taste of Chicago Food Festival at Grant Park: July 11-15
Explore the Windy City's fantastic culinary diversity bite by delicious bite at Taste of Chicago, an award-winning food festival held outdoors on the shores of Lake Michigan. Bring your appetite to Grant Park on July 11-15 and get ready to indulge! Read More
26
Jun

Chicago Events - Create Unforgettable Moments at Fun Summer Festivals

Jun
26
 2018
About 2 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Create Unforgettable Moments at Fun Summer Festivals
Are you ready for festival season? Chicago bursts into life in the summertime with fun-filled festivals all season long. Celebrate the best music, food, art, beer, and culture that the city has to offer at these amazing summer festivals. Read More
19
Jun

Chicago Events - Discover the Top Summer Food Festivals in Chicago

Jun
19
 2018
About 3 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Discover the Top Summer Food Festivals in Chicago
What makes your mouth water? Slow-smoked pork ribs, spicy tacos, or Chicago-style hot dogs? Try all of them and more this summer at Chicago's best food festivals, from street fairs to lakefront smorgasbords. Bon appetit! Read More
11
Jun

Chicago Events - Grant Park Music Festival: Free Classical Concerts

Jun
11
 2018
About 3 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Grant Park Music Festival: Free Classical Concerts
Get swept away by the sounds of classical music on Chicago's lakefront at the Grant Park Music Festival this summer. Enjoy free classical concerts from June 13 through August 18 at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion with the Grant Park Orchestra. Read More
05
Jun

Chicago Events - Chicago Blues Festival: 3 Days of Smokin' Hot Music

Jun
05
 2018
About 3 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Chicago Blues Festival: 3 Days of Smokin' Hot Music
Chicago is the birthplace of the urban blues. Embrace the city's musical heritage on June 8-10 at the Chicago Blues Festival, taking place at Millennium Park's Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Headliners include the Corey Dennison Band and Mississippi Heat. Read More
29
May

Chicago Events - Millennium Park Music Series: Free Outdoor Concerts

May
29
 2018
About 3 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Millennium Park Music Series: Free Outdoor Concerts
Grab a comfy spot on the grass this summer for the Millennium Park Music Series, a series of 10 free outdoor concerts at Jay Pritzker Pavilion. Enjoy live music on select dates starting June 18 in a variety of genres, including rock, folk and reggae. Read More
24
May

Fun Chicago Events - Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale

May
24
 2018
About 3 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Fun Chicago Events - Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale
Enjoy two stages of live music curated by iconic Chicago venues, a cutting-edge fashion show, amazing shopping, and a huge kids zone at the Do Division Street Fest & Sidewalk Sale. Find this massive block party near Wicker Park on June 1-3. Read More
15
May

Chicago Events - Aon Fireworks at Navy Pier All Summer Long

May
15
 2018
About 4 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - Aon Fireworks at Navy Pier All Summer Long
Fireworks are more brilliant and beautiful than ever when their colors are reflected in the waters of Lake Michigan. Enjoy Aon Fireworks at Navy Pier every Saturday, every Wednesday, and some summer holidays from May 26 through September 1. Read More
24
Apr

Chicago Events - James Beard Foundation Awards Gala at the Lyric Opera

Apr
24
 2018
About 4 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - James Beard Foundation Awards Gala at the Lyric Opera
Called "the Oscars of the food world" by Time Magazine, the James Beard Foundation Awards on May 7 honor the best of the best in culinary innovation. Get the details about this year's Awards Ceremony and Gala Reception in Chicago. Read More
10
Apr

Creative Chicago Events - One of a Kind Show + Sale: April 27-29

Apr
10
 2018
About 5 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Creative Chicago Events - One of a Kind Show + Sale: April 27-29
Get inspired to create and shop for super unique items at Chicago's One of a Kind Show + Sale on April 27-29. Held twice a year, the market features 300+ artisans selling goods made of paper, leather, metal, wood, glass, ceramics, textiles, and more. Read More
05
Apr

Chicago Events - C2E2: Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (April 6-8)

Apr
05
 2018
About 5 month(s) ago by Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza No Comments
Chicago Events - C2E2: Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (April 6-8)
Mingle with legendary comic book creators plus TV and movie stars at C2E2, the Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo. McCormick Places hosts this colorful celebration of pop culture, comics, graphic novels, toys, and video games on April 6-8. Read More