And just like that, Labor Day Weekend has come and gone and it’s back to school time in Chicago. But even with summer officially over, there’s still lots to do in downtown Chicago this month from Bears games to concerts and runs/races. Planning a visit to the windy city this month or thinking about a downtown staycation? Here are some great events going on in Chicago that you can pair with our special social media discounted rate.
September 6th: Storm the Stadium at US Cellular Field – Climb the cell. It’s 6,000 steps in all – more than Willis Tower or the the Great Wall of China! The race begins at 8am at US Cellular Field, a 5 minute taxi ride from the hotel.
September 7th: Chicago Bears Home Opener vs. Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field – Football in Chicago is officially underway this Sunday! The Bears & Bills kickoff at 12 noon, but our Tailgate Party starts at 9am on M/X Patio. Enjoy outdoor TV, music, bags/cornhole games, drink specials, and a custom tailgate menu before walking the quick 10 minute stroll to Soldier Field.
September 12-14th: RiotFest at Humboldt Park – Celebrating it’s 10th anniversary with a much talked about lineup, RiotFest is one of the most anticipated music festival of the summer, even if it’s technically after Labor Day. Hyatt Regency McCormick Place will partner with Reggie’s to offer a complimentary shuttle to Humboldt Park for Riot Fest.
September 26-28th: Chicago Gourmet at Grant Park – Enjoy a weekend of culinary heaven celebrating food and wine presented by Bon Appetit. From the Hamburger Hop to live demonstrations, gourmet tastings, book signings, and more, this is one tasty weekend in Millennium Park
September 27th: Ditka Dash at Soldier Field – Join thousands of runners and walkers for the 2nd annual Ditka Dash. All participants receive a mustache, cold beer, 2 race shirts, and aviator sunglasses just liek the Da Coach used to wear. Great swag and even prices for the best costumes. Don’t wait to register as this race sold out for all waves last year. The 10 minute walk from the hotel to Soldier Field is the perfect dace day warm up.
September 28th: Chicago Bears vs. Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field – It’s the game of the week with the biggest rivalry in the NFC taking the field at 7:30pm. Enjoy outdoor TV, music, bags/cornhole games, drink specials, and a custom tailgate menu on our Tailgate Terrace before walking the quick 10 minute stroll to Soldier Field.
You’re more than welcome at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616; +1 312 567 1234