December in Chicago

1-24  Christkindlmarket
1-24  Santa House, Daley Plaza
1-31  WonderFest, Navy Pier
1-31  Zoolights
1-31  Christmas Around the World

Room Amenities
  • High speed Wi-Fi
  • Keurig coffee & tea service
  • In-room mini fridge
  • Flat-screen TV, DVD player
  • Writing desk, book selections
  • Iron and full-size ironing board
  • Bottled water and juice
  • Hairdryers
  • Private en suite bath
  • Plush king bed
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hand pressed Vera Wang linens
  • On-site management
  • 100% Smoke-free zone

Park free
 on Halsted Street or adjacent Belden Avenue with a complimentary permit.


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1-24  Christkindlmarket
1-24  Santa House, Daley Plaza
1-31  Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier
1-31  Zoolights, Lincoln Park Zoo 
1-31  Christmas Around the World
3-6    One of a Kind Show and Sale
5-6    Renegade Craft Fair Holiday Fair
12-13 Randolph Street Market Festival
30     Eve of the Eve, Union Station
31     New Year's Eve Fireworks at Navy Pier
31     Chi-Town Rising, an "epic" six-hour New Year's Eve Celebration on the Chicago River 


TBD     Bluegrass and Blues Festival
TBD     Polar Adventure Days, Northerly Island
1-2      Zoolights, Lincoln Park Zoo
1-3      Christmas Around the World
3         Maxwell Street Market
7-17    Sketch Comedy Festival
14-15  Chicago Boat Show
22-Fb4 Chicago Restaurant Week, 9th Annual
29-31   Ideal Home Show, Navy Pier
30       The Polar Bear Plunge, noon at Oak Street Beach 


1-29     Snow Days at Navy Pier
Jn22- 4 Chicago Restaurant Week, 9th Annual
6          Brazilian Mardi Gras 
11-21   Chicago Theatre Week
13-21   Chicago Auto Show 
14       Chinese New Year Parade  
26       Chicago Bicycle Art & Party 

TBD     Snowstorm Music Festival, Navy Pier
3-6      Irish Film Festival
12        St Patrick's Day Parade and green dyeing of the Chicago River
12-20   Chicago Flower & Garden Show
20-Ap3 Macy's Flower Show 
24-26   Good Food Festival and Conference, 12th Annual



TBD   Chicago Quarter Marathon
TBD   Bach Festival
TBD   Chicago Creativity Festival, The Cultural Center
TBD   CIMMFest - Chicago International Movies & Music Festival
TBD   Baconfest
TBD   Artisan Food Festival
TBD   Chicago Improv Fest
1-3    Macy's Flower Show (Begins MArch 20)
3       Shamrock Shuffle 8K race 
7-9    International Quilt Festival
7-21  Latino Film Festival
16-17 Chicago Artisan Chocolate Festival & Charity Wine Tasting
29-30 Small Press Festival


7        Polish Constitution Day Parade 
11-13 Book Expo America 
20-22 Mayfest
27-30 Gaelic Park Irish Festival


TBD  Dearborn Garden Walk
TBD  Sheffield Garden Walk and Fesrival
13-15  NeoCon, Commercial Interiors, Merchandise Mart


TBD   Taste of Chicago
29-31 Lollapalooza


TBD   Annual Air and Water Show


1-4    Chicago Jazz Festival
20-23 Casual Market Chicago, the Merchandise Mart


TBD - Design Chicago, the Merchandise Mart


TBD   Sofa Design
TBD   Thanksgiving Day Parade 


TBD    Zoolights