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Holiday Happenings at Hilton Chicago

Celebrate the season at Hilton Chicago with a weekend away where holiday family fun awaits.  Gather around the Grand Tree in the Great Hall or near the Gingerbread Hotel & city scape for a family photo.  On select Saturday’s, hotel guests can join the culinary team in the lobby for Deck the Donut events to sprinkle holiday cheer into your morning routine.  Seasonal fun nearby includes ice skating at Millennium and Maggie Daley Park, holiday theatre performances, holiday shopping and more.

This holiday season, special packages are available for winter-time adventures including:

Call Dibs on Parking & Value Inclusions
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Dr. Seuss Experience, Horton Hears a Who Package
Includes VIP Admission & themed experiences
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Grand Tree & Gingerbread Hotel

Celebrate the season and capture your holiday photo in front of our Grand Tree in the Great Hall or in front of the Gingerbread Hotel and city scape in the lobby, curated by the culinary staff in our very own Pastry Kitchen.

Deck the Donuts

Can you think of a better way to get in the spirit of the season?  Join our culinary team for donut decorating this holiday season and enjoy a sweet start to your day at this event free to hotel guests.


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Find out how you can help Santa and Mrs. Claus this holiday season…

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Call DIBS on Savings

Gather the family to plan holiday adventure and Call Dibs on up to $200 in value savings.

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Dr. Seuss Experience Package

Spectacular fun awaits at this immersive, interactive event — you shouldn’t miss out, you wouldn’t, you couldn’t, right?

For a limited time, reserve the Horton Hears a Who package including hotel accommodations and VIP undated and untimed entry tickets for the Dr. Seuss Experience.

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Live like Kevin McCallister from Home Alone 2

For a limited time, reserve one of two Home Alone 2 themed packages, allowing guests to live the lavish life of Kevin McCallister with exclusive themed experiences.

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New Year's Eve Soiree

Chicago New Year’s Eve Soiree will take place on Friday, December 31, 2021. Ring in the New Year with some of your favorite performers and DJ’s in one of the grandest ballrooms in the country toasting into 2022 swirled in a confetti storm!

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Ice skating

Twirl, whirl and glide as you skate along Michigan Avenue.  Located walking distance from the hotel, McCormick Tribute Ice Rink and Maggie Daley Ice Skating Ribbon are the ideal outdoor winter-time fun everyone needs this time of year!