Check out all Michigan Avenue has to offer!
Known as one of the greatest avenues in the world, Michigan Avenue is rich in architecture, history and of course shopping. Come stay at The Westin Michigan Avenue Hotel located directly off of Michigan Avenue for all your upcoming Magnificent Mile experiences! Whether its shopping, visiting American Girl or just enjoying taking in the beautiful sights of Chicago, the Magnificient Mile is the place to be.
Stop by the Wrigley Building or the Tribune Tower. You can also hop on a trolley, double decker tour bus or an architectural boat cruise. The Westin Michigan Avenue hotel is just steps from the John Hancock Observatory and Water Tower.
As the weather warms up there are also several special events going on right on Michigan Avenue.
Gardens of The Magnificent Mile®
Dates: June 1 - September 6, 2010
Featuring a free concert series throughout the beautiful gardens.
Summer Concert Series presented by Walgreens
Dates: June 25- August 27, 2010
Location: John Hancock Center Plaza. Free & Open to the Public!
Date: Friday July 9, 2010
As the former American Idol, Kris Allen has taken the nation by storm with his hit singles "Live Like We're Dying" and "The Truth".
Date: August 27, 2010
Don't miss the final concert with Guster a well known acoustic band with a strong following. Coming out with their sixth album in September, they will be performing hit songs such as "Satellite" and "One Man Wrecking Machine".
Quartino's Monthly Wine Bash
Dates: Last Wednesday of every month
Hours: 7-9PM, registration begins at 6:30PM
Price: $20 for tasting, $10 for bottle of wine
Location: Quartino Ristorante Pizzeria & Wine Bar (626 N. State Street)
Quartino chooses a new wine each month to display at their monthly wine bash. The tasting is paired with all your delicious Quartino favorites! Take home a bottle of the featured wine at a discounted price.
Free Parking at Water Tower Place
Dates: July 23-25, 2010
Deal: Spend $100 or more at Water Tower Place and receive free parking during the above weekend. The free parking can be redeemed from the concierge at the front desk off of Michigan Avenue. (Savings of over $28 per day)
Other retailers such as: American Girl Place, Macy's, adidas Sports Performance Store, Pandora, Betsey Johnson and Banana Republic will be participating in this deal with discounts and deals that can also be picked up at the concierge desk.
Saturday July 25, 2010
Billabong hosts a beach party in the store featuring discounts, music and live models.
Check out www.themagnificentmile.com for more events and details about Michigan Avenue.