Pride Month Festivities
Pride Month is well underway here in Chicago, and the neon lights of downtown are glowing brighter than ever this year. With Chicago fully open as of June 11, there may not be a better time to get out and celebrate Pride in the best way possible. Here are a few Pride Month specials on The Magnificent Mile to take full advantage of.
The Godfrey Hotel
The Godfrey Hotel Chicago & I|O Godfrey are celebrating pride month by going all out! Enjoy a nice refreshing rainbow sangria on its rooftop lounge while you gaze up at the neon skyline of Chicago. And for out of towners, enjoy the Pride at The Godfrey package that includes: Overnight accommodations for two, room service breakfast for two, a reserved table for two at I|O Godfrey including a pitcher of Rainbow Sangria and Rainbow Maki Roll, and Spa Boutique credit for $135 (optional enhancement).
The Godfrey Hotel at Chicago
127 W.Huron at LaSalle| 312-649-2000
The Langham Hotel
Travelle at The Langham in Chicago is celebrating Pride Month by offering the Oh Snap cocktail with sugar snap pea and sage infused Ketel One Vodka, honey shrub, lemon, goji berry cordial, and soda water, served with a rainbow straw. And, that's not all! Travelle will also donate $1 from each drink sold to Center on Halsted, the Midwest's most comprehensive community center dedicated to advancing community and securing the health and well-being of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer (LGBTQ) people of Chicagoland.
330 N. Wabash Ave.| 312-923 9988
For the ultimate view of the rainbow themed skyline, head up to 360 Chicago for a spectacular view, and while your at it, enjoy The Rumhaven coconut rum-based “Over the Rainbow” drink (rum, orange juice, grenadine, and blue curacao) priced at $10, with a portion of proceeds going toward Howard Brown Health.
875 N Michigan Ave.| 888-875-8439
Pride Month at The Peninsula
The Peninsula Chicago will provide a luxurious dining experience in June, alongside a special Pride menu featuring a slice of stunning rainbow cake, Pride-themed drinks, and rainbow shumai. A portion of proceeds will go towards the Trevor Project.
108 E. Superior St.| 312-337-2888
Eduardo's Enoteca is also offering a pride inspired drink called The Brave. It has white rum, blue curaçao, aperol, pineapple, lime, cranberry. Head over to either of their two locations at the Gold Coast or Lake View to grab one!
1212 N Dearborn St | 312-337-4490
2801 N Lincoln Ave | 773-327-3737
Live Performance on the Riverwalk
Belvedere Vodka and The Northman Beer & Cider Garden are celebrating Pride on Friday, June 18 with a live performance from Mercedes Tyler (Miss Continental Plus 2008) from 6-8pm. They are featuring a $12 special for the Belvedere on the rocks, Belvedere and Soda or Belvedere and lemonade through the entire month of June.
233 E. Riverwalk | 773-935-2255