Chicago Loop Happy Hour Guide3 MIN READ – After work, go out for drinks! Happy hour is happening all throughout the Loop, so you can wind down after a long day. Choose from these unique venues, each with their own style and atmosphere.
How is the Chicago Loop doing?6 MIN READ – People seem to have a lot to say about downtown Chicago these days. Many rave about the famous city, while others, who maybe haven’t visited recently…
History of State Street: How It Remained a Great Street5 MIN READ - State Street is Chicago’s iconic retail corridor, with such anchors as Macy’s (formerly Marshall Fields), Block 37, Target, and more. But was State always such a vital part of the city? How did it become the heart of the Loop?
Loop DealsGet #BackInTheLoop with this curated guide to the best deals in the Chicago Loop. Check back here frequently, as this page is updated with new offers often, and some don't last long!
Annual GalaThe Annual Gala gathers supporters for a celebration of the Loop’s rich cultural amenities and its continued transformation due to the work of the Chicago Loop Alliance Foundation and its partners.
What is the Loop?
Welcome to the Loop, Chicago’s official downtown and everyone's neighborhood. From shopping on State Street – “that great street” – to wandering one of the country's largest art museums, the Loop has something for everyone. The Loop's boundaries are the Chicago River (north and west), Ida B. Wells Drive (south), and Lake Michigan (east). Explore
Welcome to the Loop, Chicago's official downtown and everyone's neighborhood.
About Chicago Loop AllianceChicago Loop Alliance creates, manages, and promotes positive and inclusive programs that attract people to the Loop and accelerate economic recovery.
State Street SSA #1-2015Chicago Loop Alliance is contracted by the City of Chicago as the sole service provider for State Street Special Service Area #1-2015.