Special Offers

Hotels | Retail | Dining/Nightlife | Attractions

Stores, restaurants, hotels and attractions gift visitors with the finest VIP treatment throughout The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival™ presented by MasterCard® (August 22 – September 1).

See below for a full list of offers during this year’s event! 


Courtyard by Marriott Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile
Pop-up shopping package on Michigan Avenue includes breakfast for 2 guests daily at Viand Bar & Kitchen, complimentary wireless guest room Internet and a $50 gift card for The Shops at North Bridge!

165 E Ontario Street, (312) 573-0800, find on Facebook or follow @ctydmagmile

Fairfield Inn & Suites Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile
Shops at North Bridge Package Includes: One $50 “Give Style” Gift Card, one Shopping and dining visitor rewards brochure, valet parking, hot breakfast and WI-FI Internet.

216 E. Ontario Street (312) 787-3777, find on Facebook or follow @FairfieldChicago

Homewood Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown / Magnificent Mile, formerly the Avenue Crowne Plaza
Stay three nights and receive double Hilton Honors points.

160 E Huron St, (312)-440-3770, find on Facebook or follow @HomewoodSuites

Kinzie Hotel
Indulge in every shopaholic’s dream!  With our shopping package, you’ll receive exclusive coupons to Water Tower Place, The Shops at Northbridge, Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s and more! Package Includes: overnight stay in deluxe accommodations, complimentary deluxe continental breakfast, exclusive shopping coupons & maps of downtown shopping, nightly Manager’s Reception with complimentary hors d’oeuvres. Guests who book the package during the shopping festivcal will receive a coupon and welcome gift upon arrival from H20 Plus!

20 W. Kinzie, (312) 395-9000, find on Facebook or follow @KinzieHotel

Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
Head to Sofitel Chicago Water Tower and enjoy access to the city’s best shopping! Located just a block away from Chicago’s famed Magnificent Mile, guests can shop at some of the best stores and boutiques in town, including Bloomingdale’s, where a special 15% store-wide discount is included with the package in addition to a Chanel facial and makeover for her and a Lab Series  facial for him.  Guests receive luxury accommodations for two, where world class shopping awaits just blocks away. After a long day of shopping and pampering at Bloomingdale’s, guests receive l’Occitane Shea Butter foot cream for tired feet and two glasses of wine or two cocktails from Le Bar, Sofitel’s signature lounge.

20 E. Chestnut St., (312) 324-4000, find on Facebook, or follow @sofitelchicago


Sunglass Hut
Receive a gift with purchase in store with any purchase of $200 or more at Sunglass Hut North Bridge (520 N Michigan Avenue) location.

520 N. Michigan Ave., (312) 654-8100, find on Facebook, or follow @sunglasshut

Mary Mary
Receive 15% off your purchase when you mention The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival, as well as complimentary gift wrapping with purchases over $50.

706 N. Dearborn St., (312) 654-8100, find on Facebook, or follow @Mary_Mary_Gifts 

Receive a complimentary USB Flash Drive Key Fob with the purchase of $250 or more.  Valid 8/22 through 9/1 at Tumi 645 N Michigan Ave store ONLY.

645 N. Michigan Ave., (312) 787-3096, find on Facebook, or follow @Tumitravel


Cafe des Architectes
$44 Three-Course Prix Fixe Menu! Available nightly during the Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival! After a day of shopping, head to Cafe des Architectes and enjoy a delicious meal in this stylish room. Featuring seasonally-inspired cuisine from Chef Greg Biggers and Pastry Chef Leigh Omilinsky, Cafe des Architectes is a Gold Coast dining destination with outdoor seating in the warmer months. For more details, please visit www.cafedesarchitectes.com/happenings

20 E. Chestnut St., (312) 324-4063, find on Facebook, or follow @sofitelchicago

Viand Bar and Kitchen
Complimentary appetizers just off the Magnificent Mile to visitors of the ShopFest weekend. Appetizers will be passed out from 2pm-5pm so join us for an afternoon snack after your shopping.

155 E. Ontario St., (312) 255-8505, Find on Facebook 


Art Institute Chicago
Magritte, The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938 special exhibition is included with the cost of admission to the Art Institute of Chicago during the Shopping Festival.

111 S. Michigan Ave., (312) 443-3600, find on Facebook, or follow @artinstitutechi

Hot Tix
During the Shopping Festival, an incredible choice of half-price theatre tickets are available at Hot Tix! Shop in-person at the Visitor Info Center, 163 E. Pearson. Also at 72 E. Randolph, 108 N. State, and online at HotTix.org.

72 E Randolph St., (312) 977-9483, find on Facebook, or follow @HotTix

Mercury, Chicago’s Skyline Cruiseline
Kids ride free! Join us for our popular Urban Adventure Cruise® and experience incredible views and photo opps of Chicago’s skyscrapers, historic buildings and modern marvels from the unique perspective of the Chicago River and Lake Michigan. Hear lively narration and stories of Chicago’s rich history. Willis Tower, Aon Center, John Hancock Building, Museum Campus, Trump Tower and Marina City are just some of the sites you’ll see on this unbeatable adventure. It’s fun for the whole family. Free child admission with paying adult. Not valid with any other offer or promotion. Daily departures.

Michigan Ave. & Wacker Dr., (312) 332-1353, find on Facebook, or follow @MercuryCruises


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