May in Chicago

1-3     Chicago Humanities Fest
1-6     Bach Festival
2-8     Chicago Improv Fest
7        Polish Constitution Day Parade 
11-13 Book Expo America 
14      Steppenwolf 40th Gala
14      Zoo-ologie
20-22 Mayfest

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
  • Hairdryer
  • 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.


Birthplace of deep dish pizza, Second City Improv, world-reknowned architecture. Theatre rivals Broadway. Vibrant arts and music scene. Magnificent Mile, Millenium Park. Cubs, Sox, Bears, Bulls, Blackhawks. Cuisine capital. See official tourism and events calendar. Coming summer of 2016: The City's 16th annual 250 free outdoor movies in the parks, including movies in Millennium Park. Check out the Spring 2016 Curbed Chicago Guide.



1        Baconfest Chicago
1-3     Chicago Humanities Festival
1-6     Bach Festival
2-8     Chicago Improv Festival
5-6     Chicago Apparel and Accessories Sample Sale
6        Butterfly Ball, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum
7        Polish Constitution Day Parade 
7        The King and I Celebration, Civic Opera House
11-13 Book Expo America 
14      Steppenwolf Theatre 40th Anniv. Gala
14      Zoo-ologie featuring mixologists
20-22 Mayfest
21      The Goodman Gala
27-30 Gaelic Park Irish Festival
29      Bike the Drive car-free cycling, Lake Shore Dr


3-4     Gospel Music Festival
3-5     Division Street Fest
3-5     Taste of Mexico
3-5     Lincoln Park Greek Fest
4-5     Hyde Park's 57th Street Art Fair
10-11 Chicago Blues Festival
10-12  America's Cup World Series at Navy Pier 
11       12th Annual Naked Bike Ride
11-12  67th Annual Old Town Art Fair
11-12  Wells Street Art Festival
11-12  Printers Row Lit Fest
13-15  NeoCon, Merchandise Mart
16-19 Puerto Rican Festival 
17-19 Taste of Randolph Street
18-19 Gold Coast Art Fair in Grant Park
18-19 Chicago Pride Festival
21      Launch of Movies in the Park: Millennium Park: Ferris Bueller's Day Off
26-28 Gold Coast Greek Festival


1-3     Independence Day Fireworks, every night at 9:45 p.m. from Navy Pier
2-4     Windy City Ribfest
6-10   Taste of Chicago
8-10   Millennium Art Festival
15      The Zoo Ball: Penguins in Paradise
15-17 Pitchfork Music Festival
15-17 Half-Marathon and Fitness Festival
16-17 Sheffield Garden Walk and Festival
17      Dearborn Garden Walk, 58th Annual
27-28 Chicago Fashion Fest
27-28 Bucktown Arts Festival
28-31 Lollapalooza


5-7    Chicago Hot Dog Festival
6        BLU, celebrating the Shedd Aquarium 
6-7    Taste of Lincoln Avenue, at Fullerton by the Guest House
6-7    Wrigleyville Summer Festival
12-14 Retro on Roscoe
13      Bud Billiken Parade: largest African American Parade in America
13-14 NortHalsted Market Days
18      Clark After Dark: Military Block Party
20-21 Chicago Air and Water Show 


1-4    Chicago Jazz Festival
2-4    North Coast Music Festival
2-5    Taste of Polinia - Polish Festival
8       Dinner in the Park at Buckingham Fountain
9       Opera in the Park
9-11  German Festival and Parade
17-18 Lakeview Taco Fest
20-23 Casual Market Chicago, the Merchandise Mart


TBD - Design Chicago, the Merchandise Mart
9       Chicago Marathon 


TBD    Sofa Design
3-4     Chicago Apparel and Accessories Sample Sale, the Merchandise Mart
10 LuxeHome Presents CHILL, an International Wine & Culinary Event 
24      Thanksgiving Day Parade  


1-4     One of a Kind Show, the Merchandise Mart
TBD    Zoolights