McCormick Place Chicago

Chicago’s McCormick Place Convention Center.

The largest convention and event facility in the country, Chicago’s McCormick Place is the premier business and meeting place in Chicago. Located minutes from downtown Chicago, McCormick Place hosts a diversity of events, meetings, expos, trade shows, conventions and conferences in its state-of-the-art South, North and West buildings and Lakeside Center. McCormick Center’s dynamic atmosphere, advanced technology and outstanding services make it the leading convention facility in North America.

McCormick Place – Chicago’s Powerhouse Meeting Destination.

Chicago’s powerhouse meeting and event destination, McCormick Place features 2.6 million sq. ft. of exhibit space, 11 exhibit halls, 173 meeting rooms, four ballrooms, 2 of which are the largest in Chicago, assembly seating for 18,000 people, three 345-seat theaters, and the 4,249-seat Arie Crown Theater. McCormick Place is connected by expansive pedestrian promenades and sky bridges. The Grand Concourse offers many shops, restaurants, cafés and Chicago attractions. Visit

McCormick Place Events.

The engine of the convention and trade show industry in Chicago, McCormick Place hosts Chicago’s most prestigious events, conventions, expos, competitions, and national trade shows, including the popular Chicago Auto Show. Check out upcoming events at Chicago’s McCormick Place:

  • Mayor Daley’s Senior Fest – Aug. 18 -19, 2010
  • Bank of America Chicago Marathon – Oct. 10-9, 2010
  • The Motivation Show – Oct. 12 – 14, 2010
  • 4G World 2010 – Oct. 18-21, 2010
  • LEGO KidsFest  – Oct. 29 – 31, 2010
  • Chance of a Lifetime Gala – Dec. 11, 2010
  • 64th Annual International Band & Orchestra Conference – Dec. 14 – 18, 2010


Avenue Crowne Plaza Hotel and Suites Chicago Downtown - 160 E Huron, Chicago, Illinois, 60611 Avenue Crowne Plaza Chicago Magnificent Mile - Chicago, Illinois (IL)
160 E Huron, Chicago, Illinois, 60611
Contact: 312-787-2900 Fax: 312-787-6093
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