History of State Street: How It Remained a Great Street
5 MIN READ - State Street is Chicago’s iconic retail corridor, with such anchors as Macy’s (formerly Marshall Fields), Block 37, the Sullivan Center Target, and more. The Red Line...
Short-Cuts: A New Pop-Up Art Experience to Activate Chicago’s Pedway
Chicago Loop Alliance will introduce Short-Cuts as its new placemaking initiative this season.
BrightView Finds, Transports, and Installs Chicago Christmas Tree
It just wouldn’t be the winter holidays in Chicago without the city’s iconic Christmas Tree.
History of Chicago Loop’s Christkindlmarket
Christkindlmarket brings a century-old tradition to Chicago’s holiday spirit.
Chicago Loop Alliance’s Placemaking Initiatives Revered at IDA Conference
Chicago Loop Alliance’s placemaking efforts recognized as an “immersive urban experience and a best practice of how to create mini destinations.”
Embarc Brings Experiential Learning to the Chicago Loop
Embarc challenges students to exercise "collaboration, trust and persistence."
7 Loop Hotels are the Best in Chicago: Readers’ Choice Awards 2018
With an esteemed reputation for design and Midwestern hospitality, the Chicago Loop hosts a bounty of hotels where form meets function. In the annual Readers’ Choice Awards 2018 by Condé...
Art on theMART to Light Up Chicago
The Chicago Loop is home to some of the most famous large-scale art pieces in the world. In just a few days, Art on theMART, a curated series of digital...
Boozy Brunches in the Loop
There is nothing quite like rolling out of bed to join your friends for a giant brunch. It is an unquestionably amazing weekend morning ritual, and there’s only one thing...
Introducing Free Write Sound & Vision: Bringing sound with a mission to ACTIVATE
All season long, thousands of workers, residents, and visitors in the Loop have enjoyed live music and DJs at Chicago Loop Alliance’s ACTIVATE series. What those ACTIVATE attendees may not...