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dana hotel and spa is the ultimate luxury boutique located in downtown Chicago's River North neighborhood, known for hosting the largest concentration of art galleries in the United States outside of Manhattan. Apart from the art galleries there is a host of exciting things to do in Chicago, including the Magnificent Mile, one of the hottest shopping streets in the US. dana is also near to some of the best restaurants, original and Broadway theater and exciting nightlife. 

Upcoming Events

may 10 - may 15
If you missed the drama of Roxie Hart and Velma the last time they were in town, catch them this time around when Chicago The Musical comes to the Cadillac Palace Theatre. Murder never looked, and sounded so spectacular!
 
may 16
Cyndi Lauper takes the stage at the Chicago Theatre for one night only. Since her iconic roll in the '80's, this talented songwriter and performer has proven her staying power through her successful musical genres crossovers. This is a show to be seen. 
 
may 20 - may 26
If you're a film buff, the Chicago Critics Film Festival may be just what you're looking for. Staged at the historic Music Box Theatre, enjoy 6 days of hidden treasures on celluloid that you can only see here. 
 
may21 - may 24
The one and only nra show (national restaurant association) hits chicago, and has most people salivating already. While much of the show is for industry types only, a fair number of events are accessible by the public. If you're a foodie, (and a mere mortal), you'll want to see what happening . . . and available!
 
may 27 - may 28
The one and only Beyonce will rock Soldier Field in her 2016 Formation Tour. Tickets are still available for this once-in-a-lifetime event. 
 
June 10 - 12 
The legendary Chicago Blues Festival kicks off Chicago Festival season with a bang every year at Grant Park. 
 
june 24 & 25
Phish performs at Wrigley Field June 24/25. If you haven't been to a show at the 'friendly confines', it really is life changing . . .
 
june 30
James Taylor and Jackson Browne perform their classics amongst the ivy at Wrigley. This will be one for the ages.
 
july 10 - 13
One word. Adele. At the United Center. It will be epic.
 
july 15 - 17
Digital Planets, Carly Rae Jepsen, Blood Orange, Thundercat. . . . just name dropping a few of the names scheduled to appear at PitchFork Music Festival at Union Park. It's one of the hottest festivals of the summer.
 
july 28 - 31
Chicago's premiere music event returns with an allstar line-up like never before. Lollapalooza is one of Chicago's biggest weekends of the year, even without tickets, it's an exciting time in the city.
 
aug 20 & 22
If you haven't had enough of Wrigley yet, get to Pearl Jam . . .  performing 2 nights.
 
sept 27
The pulitzer prize winning stage musical, Hamilton, will make it's first debut outside of Broadway on September 27 at the PrivateBank Theatre. THis show promises to be one of the biggest ever to grace our talented stages.
 
 
 

Annual Events in Chicago

  • Taste of Chicago, Summer
  • Chicago Marathon, Fall
  • Lollapalooza, Summer
  • Stylemax, Spring & Fall
  • Bridal Expo
  • Chicago auto show, Winter
  • Air and water show, Summer

Shopping

  • Magnificent Mile
  • State Street
  • Water Tower Place
  • North Beach
  • Oak Street
 
 
Millennium Park
312-742-5222
201 east randolph
Chicago, Illinois 60602
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Merchandise Mart
312- 527-4141
350 North Orleans Street
Chicago, Illinois 60654
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Magnificent Mile
312-951-9900
645 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Wrigley Building
800-974-4539
410 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Tribune Tower
312-222-3994
435 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Navy Pier
312-595-7437
600 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Loop Financial & Theatre District
24 West Randolph Street
Chicago, Illinois 60601
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Art Institute of Chicago
312-629-6100
111 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60603
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Oak Street Beach
312-742-5121
1000 North Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Wrigley Field
773-404-2827
1060 West Addison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60613
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Willis Tower
312-875-9447
233 South Wacker Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60606
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McCormick Place Convention Center
312-225-3899
2301 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60616
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Grant Park
312-742-7648
337 E Randolph Dr
Chicago, Illinois 60601-7403
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Oak Street
312-747-2474
Proviso
Chicago, Illinois
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Water Tower Place
312-951-2299
835 N Michigan Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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John Hancock Building
312-751-3681
875 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois 60611
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Soldier Field
312-235-7000
Museum Campus Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60605
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The Field Museum
312-922-9410
1400 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois
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Museum of Science and Industry
773-684-1414
1 57th Street and Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60637
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Shedd Aquarium
312-939-2438
1200 South Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60605
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Lincoln Park Zoo
312-742-2000
2200 North Cannon Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60614
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North Beach
312-266-7842
1 1551 North Sheffield Ave
Chicago, Illinois 60614
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American Girl Store
877-247-5223
835 North Michigan Avenue
Chicago, Illinois
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United Center
312-455-4500
1901 West Madison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60612
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