Stay updated on the latest events around The Magnificent Mile, from outdoor celebrations to in-store promotions and new store openings in the district. Award-winning restaurants offer wine tastings, chef's tables and more to showcase special and seasonal menus. The summer months are ideal for specialty tours and cruises on Lake Michigan; and holiday lights tours keep the excitement going throughout the winter.
Don't miss a home game for the Chicago Cubs or Blackhawks! Dates and teams are listed in the calendar for sports lovers planning their trip to the windy city. Culture buffs can check dates for special exhibits and new openings at museums around the city, as well.
We provide you with the latest updates, so be sure to check back often and keep your calendar filled with things to do in downtown Chicago!
The “new normal” has been described as unprecedented, surreal, and supremely challenging. Our day-to-day plans and routines have been uprooted. Making time for fun is challenging and subject to new safety guidelines. So, how can we enjoy what’s most familiar in a new way?Read more Read more
Check out a very special exhibit, Ducks on the Mag Mile presented by Make Corporation, on display this summer. The Magnificent Mile celebrates the power of what people, business, and community can achieve when we promote a unified world for Special Olympics Illinois athletes.Read more Read more
When the DuSable Bridge opened on May 14, 1920, it transformed a single dirt-lane road known as Pine Street into The Magnificent Mile in downtown Chicago that we know and love today. In fact, the bridge was built right by Chicago's first non-indigenous settlement.Read more Read more
You are trying to figure out the best ways to keep loved ones close during quarantine. Whether it’s a date with someone special or a zoom hangout with a few friends, it’s still possible to be physically distant but remain emotionally connected and we are here to help!Read more Read more
You are bored but antsy. You would rather be exploring the iconic, thirteen-block stretch of The Magnificent Mile or Chicago's scenic lakefront. Instead, you already walked around the block, up and down the yard, and the full length of your house or studio apartment. Now what?Read more Read more
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