Events Around Town

We’ve gathered a list of some area attractions and events close to Central Loop Hotel. In addition to being the central business district of Chicago, Central Loop has many parks and cultural attractions.

Feel free to check with the concierge at the hotel, who would be more than willing to help you with getting to your destination.


Attractions Near Central Loop Hotel

The Magnificent Mile

Chicago’s Magnificent Mile is one of the great avenues of the world and is at the center of all that makes Chicago an international destination. A 13-block stretch of North Michigan Avenue, the Magnificent Mile is a spectacular showcase of style, flavor, entertainment and fun. With more than 460 stores, 275 restaurants, and unique entertainment and attractions packed and stacked along its length, the Magnificent Mile has an indulgence for every passion and every pocket.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago

One of the nation’s largest facilities devoted to the art of our time, the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago offers exhibitions of the most thought-provoking art created since 1945. Located in the heart of downtown Chicago, the MCA also offers a gift store, bookstore, restaurant, 300-seat theater, and a terraced sculpture garden with a panoramic view of Lake Michigan.

Skydeck at Willis Tower

The Skydeck offers spectacular views spanning up to four states, a one-stop Chicago experience full of interactive exhibits and The Ledge, a glass balcony extending four feet outside the 103rd floor of Willis Tower (formerly known as Sears Tower).

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park Zoo is a world of wildlife in the shadow of skyscrapers. Located within a verdant park just minutes north of Chicago, the zoo has been a natural, free oasis for generations of animal lovers.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Founded in 1891, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra is consistently hailed as one of the greatest orchestras in the world. In collaboration with the best conductors and guest artists on the international music scene, the CSO performs well over one hundred concerts each year at its downtown home, Symphony Center and at the Ravinia Festival on Chicago’s North Shore.