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Chicago Athletic Association Hotel & Field Museum present The Backroom

Posted Feb 17, 2017 in NEWS » Member News

The Chicago Athletic Association hotel, The Field Museum, Johalla Projects and Land and Sea Dept. are excited to announce the opening of The Backroom - a pop-up bar experience opening on Saturday, February 25, in the hotel’s ground floor Tank space (formerly the Chicago Athletic Association’s pool). The bar will be open on Friday and Saturday nights from 5pm – midnight... read more


Grand Chefs Gala Honors Chicago Culinary Stars to Fight Cystic Fibrosis

Posted Feb 17, 2017 in NEWS » Member News

The Greater Illinois Chapter of The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation presented the 20th annual Grand Chefs Gala on Feb. 3 at Navy Pier. Over 900 guests enjoyed fare from Chicago's rich culinary scene and honored restaurateur Rich Melman, founder and chairman of Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises.

Hosted by The Food Network's Jeff Mauro, the event began with a chef's tasting of... read more


New Hotel Ranking Declares The Langham, Chicago Best in US

Posted Feb 17, 2017 in NEWS » Member News

U.S. News & World Report, the global authority in rankings and consumer advice, announced the 2017 Best Hotels. The rankings evaluate more than 3,000 luxury hotels across the USA, the Caribbean (now including Havana, Cuba), Canada and Mexico.

In the Best Hotels in the USA rankings, Chicago's The Langham jumped to No. 1, followed by Hawaii's Four Seasons Resort Hualalai... read more


Chicago Ranks No. 4 in Most Popular U.S. Destinations

Posted Feb 17, 2017 in NEWS » Member News

Travel search engine KAYAK calculated its 10 most-searched destinations based on more than 1 billion user searches. Although all 10 are located within U.S. borders, results run the gamut from desert to tropics, Midwest to Northeast, and the nation’s capital to theme park headquarters. These cities are not only popular travel destinations, but also ideal settings for... read more


Cambria Chicago to Donate $10,000 If…

Posted Feb 17, 2017 in NEWS » Member News

Cambria Chicago Magnificent Mile will donate $10,000 to Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago when they reach 100,000 Facebook likes!

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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