The Wintrust

Lights Festival Countdown:

1 9 4
1 9
2 9
4 5
Lights Festival

Plan Ahead and Book Your Stay

Plan Ahead and Book Your Stay

Plan your stay for the weekend and experience a weekend of holiday fun. Kick off the holiday season with a thrilling array of hotel options and holiday fun during The Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival® 

The Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival is more than the parade on Saturday. Continue the fun of kicking off the holiday season by welcoming Santa fresh off his appearance at the Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival®, Santa will trade in his sled for the Seadog and sail to Navy Pier for Harry Caray’s Tavern’s new pop-up, the Lakefront Lodge. Upon his arrival at Navy Pier, he’ll head to Harry Caray’s for photo ops, delicious brunch bites, and live holiday music by local musician, Kathleen Lane.

IMG 1646 1

As you plan your trip to the Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, why not extend your stay and explore more of what Illinois has to offer? From world-class museums, theaters, and restaurants of Illinois' large cities to the picturesque charm of its small towns, there's something for everyone in Illinois. Start planning your Illinois adventure today with Enjoy Illinois! 

  • The Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park

    A Ski Lodge in the City 

    Immerse yourself in the holiday spirit at the Fairmont Chicago Millennium Park's festive winter lodge! Snap a photo on the ski lift, savor holiday treats, and soak up the views of the cityscape, parks, and Lake Michigan. For an unforgettable stay, book your room today.
    Book Your Stay
  • 21c Museum Hotel Chicago

    Snuggle Up in Suite Style

    Snuggle up at 21c Museum Hotel with 25% off our luxurious suites and two welcome glasses of bubbly! Families can join us on November 18 for a ‘Books & Ballerinas’ reading of The Nutcracker before walking over to the Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival®, and make the most of your stay with a late 2pm check-out.
    Book Your Stay
  • The Langham

    Light Up The Holidays

    Ring in the holiday festivities with a weekend getaway to The Langham, Chicago. Luxurious accommodations provide the ideal holiday hub, within a short walk to North Michigan Avenue shopping. Our Light Up The Holidays package includes a one bedroom suite, access to The Langham Club, and four tickets to reserved seating at the Lights Festival parade. 
    Book Your Stay

Don’t miss out
ON Magnificent updates

Sign up for our magnificent updates. A round up of fun events, exclusive deals and happenings along Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. Never miss a magnificent moment.