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2017 Holiday in the Loop Adventures
 
Holly Jolly Days

Have a holly jolly day in the Loop full of entertainment, exploration, and eating & drinking.

360 Chicago at John Hancock Tower
875 N Michigan Ave

Soaring 1,000 feet over Michigan Avenue, 360 Chicago offers the best views of Chicago's skyline, Lakefront, and four neighboring states. It's also the only place you can enjoy TILT - Chicago's highest moving experience. Your family will thank you!

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Absolutely Chicago Segway Holiday Lights Tour
Millennium Park

Get into the spirit this season with the Holiday Lights Segway Tour. This unique adventure is the perfect way to see Chicago in all its holiday splendor! You'll get festive Chicago views of the many beautiful sites of the Loop. Tours run every Wednesday through Sunday at 6pm from November 21st through December 21st.

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AceBounce Ping-Pong Bar & Restaurant
230 N Clark St

AceBounce offers an all-inclusive social experience, combining three elements of hospitality: bar, restaurant, and high energy entertainment activity - ping-pong! Quality food and drinks menus will be attentively curated by a local team, including James Beard winning chef and accomplished mixologist, Rick Gresh. Warm up from the cold and grab those paddles!

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American Writers Museum
180 N Michigan

One of the newest assets to Chicago, the American Writers Museum is the first museum of its kind in the nation. Through innovative and dynamic state-of-the art exhibitions, as well as compelling programming, the American Writers Museum educates, enriches, provokes, and inspires visitors of all ages.

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Bar Lupo
217 W Huron St

Stop by this Italian neighborhood pub after a long day of holiday touring and sightseeing. The lofty, art filled spot offers guests a laid back, authentic Italian experience. Chef Marcos Ascencio crafts soulful red-sauce favorites of house-made pastas, breads and snacks with an amazing array of cocktails, Italian wines and spirits to wash it all down.

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Chicago Architecture Foundation and Big Bus Holiday Tour
224 S Michigan Ave

Don’t let the cold weather deter you from admiring Chicago’s stunning architecture! Hop aboard Big Bus Chicago and hear the stories of great architects and leaders who shaped the city while taking in twinkling holiday and building lights.

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Frank Lloyd Wright Trust's Rookery Building Holiday Tour
209 S LaSalle St

One of the few remaining original skyscrapers built after the Chicago Fire of 1871, The Rookery Building was designed in 1888 by Daniel Burnham and John Root. It contains one of Frank Lloyd Wright’s most dramatic interior compositions – a luminous and brilliantly articulated central light court. Don't miss it decorated for the holidays - an absolutely stunning site to see!

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Silk Road Rising's US Premiere of Wild Boar
77 W Washington St

What better way to spend an evening in the Loop than with live theater? From November 9 to December 17, 2017, Silk Road Rising presents the US Premiere of Wild Board, a gripping investigation of journalistic integrity, city planning, and social conscience.

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Skydeck at Willis Tower
233 S Wacker Drive

Skydeck Chicago is the observation deck located on the 103rd floor of the iconic Willis Tower. Along with spectacular views of the city and region, the Skydeck is also home to The Ledge, a series of glass balconies extending 4.3 feet outside the building. Check out the beautiful decorative city lights from above this festive season!

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Wicked at Oriental Theatre
24 W Randolph St

Looking for something the whole family can enjoy this holiday season? From Dec 6 - Jan 21, 2018, the Tony Award-winning musical Wicked is returning to the Windy City to dazzle us at the Oriental Theatre. The story, based on the 1995 novel "Wicked: The Life and Times of the Wicked Witch of the West," is set in the world of "The Wizard of Oz" before Dorothy arrives. It tells the story of two witches, Glinda and Elphaba, who eventually become the Good Witch and the Wicked Witch of the West.

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