Upcoming Chicago Events: Animals, Explosions, Automobiles and Boats!

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Upcoming Chicago Events: Animals, Explosions, Automobiles and Boats!

There are many great events that go on year round near our BEST WESTERN Chicago Midway hotel. Due to our Midway Airport Hotel’s convenient location, we’re able to recommend many great Chicago events to our many visitors and guests. The first few months of the New Year are always a busy time in Chicago and the events listed below are just a few of the great events taking place at the many attractions near our Midway Hotel.

Chicago Events in January

The Chicago Boat, Sports and RV Show at McCormick Place

The Chicago Boat Show is on of the most popular Chicago events that takes place every year at McCormick Place in Chicago. The event runs from January 12th – 16th daily and costs $10.00 to attend. Whether you love the outdoors or are just looking for something fun to do with your family for the day, this is a great place to find everything you need for your next adventure including DIY shows, gear, lodges and resorts, and accessories.

Chicago Events in February

The Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place

A highlight of the winter tourist season

in Chicago, the Auto Show at McCormick Place is one of the must-see Chicago events for all of our guests staying at our BEST WESTERN Chicago Midway Hotel between February 10th and 19th.  The show, which first began in 1901, is the largest auto show in North America and has been held more times than any other auto show on the continent.

The Genghis Khan Exhibit at the Field Museum

Great for guests of all ages, this exhibit explores the amazing story of one of the world’s greatest leaders and most terrifying conquerors. The Field Museum is situated just 20 minutes from our Midway Airport Hotel and is full of great exhibits all year round!

Chicago Events in March

MythBusters the Explosive Exhibition at the Museum of Science and Industry

The Museum of Science and Industry is an extremely popular tourist spot in Chicago and is well-known for its educational, interactive and exciting exhibits and the MythBusters exhibit coming in March is no exception. Beginning on March 15th the exhibit allows to you test popular myths like, “Why does toast always seem to land butter-side down?” as well as watch live demonstrations, explore props from the popular Discovery Channel show and perform hands-on experiments.

Chicago Events: The Boat Show at McCormick Place