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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!
What does it mean to be celebrated? How can someone know how to feel proud of who they are if they seldomly see positive visual representations of others like them? Learn more about Queertopia, an art series by local artist Sam Kirk installed along The Magnificent Mile this summer to celebrate the LGBTQIA community.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
While many things do not look the same along The Magnificent Mile this year, the tulips look better than ever. Many of us cannot be there to enjoy the full bloom in person, so we found some of the best images to share with you via @TheMagMile on Instagram!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
Curbside pick-up is now available from select retailers, which means you can remain in your car and maintain proper social distancing. Sure, it's not your typical shopping spree, but the silver lining is that you can drive down Michigan Avenue, see the newly-decorated gardens and hit little or no traffic.Read more Read more
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