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Things to Do at Chicago, Illinois
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. 
 

Our staff will help direct you to all of the hottest places in Chicago, including restaurants and clubs to make sure your downtown Chicago experience is unique and memorable. 

Upcoming Events

now - sept

With summer here, there are few things more amazing to do than enjoy a movie in the park with the stunning city skyline as your backdrop . . . In Chicago there are more than 200 screens in parks all over the city. Click through to find the film and location you desire, then grab a blanket and your favorite co-star. Millenial Park also has a movie series featuring 40-foot LED screen with the dramatic skyline to serve as a backdrop. Movies in the Park are the perfect night out for two . . . 

There are few things better than an amazing fireworks display during the summer. Now through Sept 5, you can catch the Navy Pier Fireworks every Wednesday at 9:30 and Saturday's at 10:15. They are gorge.

now - aug 22

The ever popular Grant Park Music Festival kicks off with amazing classical music all summer-long - Grab a blanket and a basket of goodies and get outdoors to experience a magical night of music . . . or several. 

now - sept 9

Indulge some of the best views in the city, relish savory bites and cocktails accompanied by live instrumental and vocal jazz tunes, and enjoy the world renowned Shedd Aquarium at Jazzin' at the Shed This event takes place every Wednesday throughout the summer, and it shouldn't be missed.

aug 28 - aug 30
At dana, we celebrate self-expression and understand that tattoo's are a self-expressive artform all their own. If you love self expression through body art, the Tattoo Arts Convention may be just your thing.
 
aug 27 - aug 29
With Billy Joel and the Foo Fighters back-to-back at Wrigley Field, we're not sure if there is a better weekend to be in Chicago this summer. Two of today's greatest talents, at one of the most iconic venues in the city.  
 

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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