Memorial Day weekend is here and so is the unofficial start to summertime Chi. Check out our summer calendar of Chicago must-do events including races, music festivals, concerts, and sporting events.
Get a head start on mapping out your summer and book the Guaranteed BEST RATE for these summer events with the links below:
5/27 & 5/28: BEYONCE FORMATION WORLD TOUR
Stay at the closest hotel to Queen Bey’s 2-night engagement at Soldier Field. Sip lemonade at M/X Patio’s FREE BeyHive Pre-Game featuring a DJ, swag, & Mike’s Hard Lemonade & Watermelon Lemonade samples. ‘Cause You Slay. RSVP Fri 27th, or Sat 28th.
5/26 $129, 5/27 $194, 5/28 $134 (2-night stay required 5/28-5/30), 5/29-5/31 $99
5/27 – 5/29: MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
Spend the long weekend, and unofficial start to summer, in downtown Chi-town exploring Museum Campus, Millennium Park, the Magnificent Mile, and more!
5/27 $194, 5/28 $134 (2-night stay required 5/28-5/30), 5/29-5/31 $99
5/28 SOLDIER FIELD 10 MILE
Finish right on the 50-yard line like your favorite football players. Runners enjoy free self-parking with their reservation, a $36 value!
6/10-6/12 SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL
Chicago’s largest EDM festival celebrates it’s 5th year at it’s new home in nearby Addams/Meddill Park. Hyatt is the official hotel offering shuttle service to/from the park.
6/16-6/19 WINDY CITY LAKESHAKE
Party on the lake with country music’s top stars at this music festival on Northerly Island. Stay at the closest hotel to all the shakin’, just a quick walk from Hyatt.
6/16-6/17 from $254. 6/19 $169
7/1-7/3 GUNS N’ ROSES NOT IN THIS LIFETIME TOUR
Chicago = Paradise City this 4th of July at Soldier Field with shows 7/1 and 7/3. Join a FREE rockin’ pre-party with tribute band Gun Sin Roses July 1st on M/X Patio. RSVP here.
7/1 $179, 7/2-7/4 $149
7/1-7/4 4TH OF JULY WEEKEND
Celebrate the long holiday weekend in Chicago watching the fireworks over Navy Pier, exploring Museum Campus, and taking in the city.
7/1 $179, 7/2-7/4 $149
7/2-7/3 MAMBY ON THE BEACH
Join Chicago’s largest beach party with Chet Faker, Milky Chance, Atmosphere, Chromeo, Lupe Fiasco, & more. Shuttle service available to 31st St. Beach.
7/17 ROCK N’ ROLL CHICAGO HALF MARATHON
Rock Chicago this summer and stay at the only hotel connected to the expo and packet pick up and offering a free race day shuttle to Grant Park.
7/23-7/24 COLDPLAY A HEAD FULL OF DREAMS TOUR
The head full of dreams tour lands in Chicago for 2 nights this July. Stay at the closest hotel to Soldier Field, just a 15 min walk.
7/23 $249 7/24 $169
7/24 FC BAYERN MUNICH vs. AC MILAN SOCCER
See this once-in-a-lifetime match at Soldier Field as part of the International Champions Cup.
Celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Lolla with Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, J.Cole, and LCD Soundsystem. Free shuttle service will be available to Grant Park.
8/6 BIG TEN NETWORK BIG 10k
Run to support your alma mater, and stay for the ultimate post-race Fan Fest & Tailgate Party after!
8/20-8/21 CHICAGO AIR & WATER SHOW
See the US’ largest free Air & Water Show! Hyatt guests enjoy a free shuttle to and from the main viewing area at North Ave Beach.
8/20-8/21 from $214 including parking, breakfast & trolley
8/21 MAD DECENT BLOCK PARTY
Walk from Hyatt to this year’s new location at Northerly Island, just minutes away along the beautiful Chicago lakefront.
9/1-9/6 LABOR DAY WEEKEND
Make your plans to spend the last long weekend of summer along the lakefront at Museum Campus and dining at your favorite restaurants.
It’s Good Not To Be Home at Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, 2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60616; +1 312 567 1234