Chicago Auto Show
Through February 18th
McCormick Place Convention Center
Check out the newest vehicles at the nation’s largest auto show. You’ll see 1,000+ cars, trucks and more!
Chicago Restaurant Week
Through February 7th
Various locations in the Chicago Area
Need an excuse to check out some of Chicago’s many restaurants? Here it is! You can get deals at 400 participating restaurants in and around the city.
Chicago International Salsa Congress
February 8th – 10th
The Westin O’Hare
Celebrate Latin and Afro-Caribbean dance with workshops, performances, live music, and more!..
Jams from the Heart
February 9th (3PM)
The Promontory in Chicago
Rolling Stones bassist, Darryl Jones, hosts a benefit to raise money for medical treatment for his guitarist friend. There will be a concert, raffle and a memorabilia auction.
Cider Summit Chicago
Grand Ballroom at Navy Pier
Cider fans, this one’s for you! You can sample 150 different artisanal ciders from around the world. Their will also be food. This event is for 21+.
February 9th – March 24th
Chicago Botanic Garden
See 10,000 orchids bloom at throughout this event. Bring your cameras and even check out the cocktail tasting on March 13th.
Lunar New Year Parade
February 10th (1PM)
S. Wentworth Avenue (from 24th Street to Cermak Road)
This Chicago parade celebrates the Chinese culture and the end to another Lunar year. You’ll see lion and dragon dances, marching bands, floats and more at this free event.
Chicago Winter Bike Swap
Harper College in Palatine
As the weather gets nicer, you’re going to want to ride your bike! So head out to the bike swap to buy and/or sell your bike and upgrade your bike with gear. Free admission for children ages 12 and under.
Through March 31st
These discount prices include all taxes and fees.
- Aquarium + SkyDeck + Field Museum + more
- Chicago History Museum
- Segway Tour of Downtown Chicago (2 hours)