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American Red Cross Silent Auction

Posted Jun 06, 2018 in NEWS » Member News

The American Red Cross is pleased to announce the opening of our 2018 Silent Auction. Bid today on great items such as vacation packages with round-trip airfare, VIP sports tickets and autographed items, unique Chicago experiences and more! Start your summer off right while supporting critical Red Cross work right here in the Chicagoland community. Your bid can save a... read more


JUNIPER SPIRITS & OYSTERS OPENS IN THE GOLD COAST

Posted Jun 06, 2018 in NEWS » Member News

Claridge House Chicago (1244 N Dearborn Pkwy), which opened in May 2018, announces the opening of the boutique, lifestyle hotel’s new ground-floor restaurant Juniper Spirits & Oysters, which provides guests with a sophisticated, yet approachable menu of seafood-centric fare. A place to sip, savor, and relax, either at the lobby bar and lounge, main dining room, or on the... read more


Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion at Navy Pier Opens for Business

Posted Jun 06, 2018 in NEWS » Member News

Navy Pier, Chicago’s iconic, year-round lakefront destination, debuted its newly renovated Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion over Memorial Day weekend. A key element of the Pier’s ongoing Centennial Vision redevelopment, the Pavilion, which stretches more than 200,000 square feet from the west main entrance of the Pier to WBEZ, is now a hub of more than 50 Chicago-centric... read more


Local Students Leave Their Mark on New 176-Foot Mural at Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown

Posted Jun 06, 2018 in NEWS » Member News

Mural Designed by Local Chicago-Based Nancy Pochis Bank Art Studio Depicts Scenes of Chicago

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile celebrated the design of its new 176-foot mural by inviting local eighth grade students from LaSalle II Magnet Elementary to be a part of the piece. 

Designed by Chicago’s Nancy Pochis Bank Art Studio, students helped... read more


Eataly Opens New Summer Pop-up Restaurant

Posted Jun 06, 2018 in NEWS » Member News

The tide is coming in, Chicago – and it's bringing with it SABBIA, our summertime pop-up restaurant inspired by the Italian seaside!

Opening on Friday, June 22, SABBIA is where you'll want to be this summer. Escape the hot pavement and busy beaches to Italy’s iconic coastline with a menu that celebrates both land and sea, from spiedini (skewers) to sea-inspired pasta. As... read more


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Colorful Fall Gardens Have Arrived On The Magnificent Mile!

Posted Oct 21, 2015 in NEWS » Newsroom

Beautiful mums of all colors, decorative cabbages and plump pumpkins have replaced the summer plantings in the parkway gardens along The Magnificent Mile®.

The Fall 2015 Magnificent Mile® Beautification Walk was conducted on Wednesday, October 14 by members of the Association’s Public Way Committee. The scores were tallied and the winning Fall 2015 property is:

1. The... read more


Spring Showers Bring Michigan Avenue Flowers

Posted Jul 15, 2015 in NEWS » Newsroom

The Summer 2015 Magnificent Mile® Beautification Walk was held on July 8 by the Planning and Advocacy Division’s Public Way Committee. Members of the committee graded each property on North Michigan Avenue between the Chicago River and Oak Street in order to assess the condition of trees, plants, fixtures, sidewalks and façades. The extensive rain these past few months... read more


Annual Planning & Advocacy Summit

Posted May 20, 2015 in NEWS » Newsroom

On Thursday, May 7, 2015 The Magnificent Mile Association hosted its annual Planning & Advocacy Summit at the Hyatt Chicago Magnificent Mile. Special thanks to Doug Dean, General Manager of the hotel for providing wonderful services and facilities for the event. Attending the event were over 65 association members who voiced their concerns and challenges as well as... read more


Spring has finally arrived on The Magnificent Mile!

Posted May 20, 2015 in NEWS » Newsroom

After a long, cold winter, the tulips quickly sprouted in the parkway gardens along The Magnificent Mile. The Spring 2015 Magnificent Mile® Beautification Walk was conducted on Wednesday, May 6 by members of the Association’s Public Way Committee. After judging the gardens the the Committee,  the winning Spring 2015 property is: The Woman’s Athletic Club of Chicago (626... read more


Online Advertising Opportunities at TheMagnificentMile.com

Posted Dec 09, 2014 in NEWS » Newsroom

TheMagnificentMile.com is a top referring site for many of our member businesses, with over 1.2 million visitors from 198 countries in 2014. Annual buys for banner advertisements are going fast: don’t miss your opportunity to advertise on popular sections of the site, including Shopping, Dining/Nightlife, Attractions and Maps & Travel Tools! Advertisers on... read more