Chicago Holiday Attractions 2014

Chicago winter attractions

Chicago is an enchanting city in the wintertime. From the gorgeous lights and lush decorations festooning the window fronts along the Magnificent Mile to the majestic Christmas Tree in Daley Plaza, the festive holiday spirit is everywhere! If you’re looking to explore some top holiday attractions in Chicago this year, we’ve got a great selection of activities and attractions that fit the bill. Plus, you can save on all your Chicago attraction visits with one of Smart Destinations’ award-winning multi-attraction passes. Interested in some traditional winter fun? Why not go for a spin on the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium Park? Open until March, this family-favorite activity is a staple of downtown Chicago’s winter fun. Are you the musical type? Be sure to make some … [Read more...]

Top Chicago Winter Attractions

Chicago Winter Attractions

Chicago’s a beautiful city year-round, but it can feel a little intimidating to visit in the winter with its reputation for chilly temperatures. Fortunately, there are plenty of seasonally-appropriate (and winter-friendly!) Chicago attractions to visit on your next trip the windy city. Plot a few winter attractions into your itinerary and you’re guaranteed to have a great time. If you’re traveling with kids, you can’t miss out on a visit to a museum or two. The Museum of Science and Industry is always a big hit with the whole family, and younger kids will love the Chicago Children’s Museum. If you’re looking to include a few educational options, a visit to the Museum Campus is also a good idea when visiting Chicago in the winter. The Field Museum, Adler Planetarium, and … [Read more...]