Destination Directory

Chicago

Chicago

  • Celebrating Chinese New Year in North America

    Chinese New Year—also known as Lunar New Year and Spring Festival—is one of the world's most celebrated annual events. Your groups don't have to travel far to celebrate. These five North American destinations host huge celebrations.

  • Destinations for a Merry Little Christmas

    Whether your clients are looking for someplace to dig their toes into the sand or to sip steaming cocoa while watching the snowflakes fall, these North American destinations bring the holiday cheer—each in its own unique style.

  • Discovering Chicago’s Many Layers

    Since its 1837 founding on the shores of Lake Michigan, Chicago experienced rapid growth and quickly developed a reputation as a popular destination—for a host of reasons. Chicago is today the third-most populous city in the United States, behind New York and Los Angeles. It remains an economic powerhouse that attracts people from around the globe.

  • Entertainment Cruises Announces New CEO: Kenneth Svendsen

    On January 6, 2016, Chicago-based Entertainment Cruises, a member of Pritzker Group Private Capital's family of companies and the largest dining cruise company in the United States, today announced the appointment of Kenneth Svendsen as its new chief executive officer.

  • One-Stop Option for Broadway

    Theatre at the Center (TATC)—the resident theater at The Center for Visual and Performing Arts in Munster, Indiana—operates on an Actors Equity contract and regularly employs the finest performers in the greater Chicago area for its year-round seasons of classic American musicals, new plays, and comedies.

  • Readers' Choice 2015: Midwestern Destinations

    The Windy City topped your nominations for the best destination in the Midwest.

  • The Ledge at Skydeck

    No trip to Chicago is complete without a visit to the top of the tallest building in the Western Hemipshere and The Ledge at Skydeck Chicago!

  • Welcome to Our City! Six Beloved Destinations for LGBTQ Travelers

    LGBTQ travel groups seeking diversity, nightlife, sightseeing, and historical and cultural significance will find comfort and inclusion in these favorite LGBTQ-friendly cities.

  • Where Is Bigfoot?

    Have your groups ever wondered where Bigfoot lived? (Have you?) The Bigfoot Field Researchers Organization (BFRO) is on it. BFRO's team of volunteer Bigfoot researchers, archivists and investigators offer a comprehensive database of credible sightings and other relatable reports in the United States in Canada.

  • Your Group Guide to Broadway

    "The flurry of lights and music and dancing—live and in-person—creates a rush you can't get anywhere else but in New York City." – Bob Hofmann, Vice President of Broadway Inbound.