Grant Park in Chicago is a huge park located in the downtown area where most of the tourist attraction is walking distance. I enjoyed walking around the area during wintertime because it is all covered by snow and I love it! #wintergetaway
The world's largest outdoor food festival - Chicago Food Festival
Chicago dining, including American, French, Italian, Mexican. The
Chicago Food Festival is held in Grant Park, close to Lake Michigan, and is home to Chicago's famous Magnificent Mile. The traditional food festival has become the world's largest gourmet event.
In 1980, several enthusiasm owners gathered together to find the mayor at the time and wanted to run a comprehensive food festival on July 4th, independent of Michigan Avenue and Chicago. Block. At that time, the budget was only 150,000, and the organizers budget was 75,000. But the food festival was unexpectedly successful, attracting a total of 250,000 people, which is more than three times the estimate. For the first time in success, the Chicago Food Festival was born, continued, and developed.
Rainbow cone is the old name of Chicago in 1993. We only bought a rainbow of ice cream, but recommended ice cream lovers to buy a full version of the rainbow cone.
Maybe any city in the world has a Chinese restaurant that can't be missed. There is such an "old Sichuan" in the china town of Chicago. It is a star Chinese food in Chicago. Of course, you can't miss it at the food festival. The figure.
1. Buy small tickets at the entrance of the venue and redeem the food with small tickets. If there are any remaining tickets after eating and drinking, you can use it in the food trial area of each food supplier. "Taste of Portions", the price is between 1-6 sheets.
2. Wear light clothes and shade is a rare item in the food festival. It is recommended that you wear a hat and sunscreen. When the weather is too hot, try to choose a late time to travel, so as to avoid the peak of human flow, but also avoid high temperatures and hot sun.
3. Daily traffic will be very large, it is best to travel by public transportation. If you are traveling with a partner, it is best to choose an iconic location in advance to meet, when you are in the venue, you can also Convergence at this fixed location.
4. Check all restaurants in advance and decide where you want to go, plan your route so you can avoid crowding, save time, or don't care at all, where to go, where to eat, experience something else Kind of adventure.
It's thanks to Montgomery Ward of department store fame that Chicago is today graced with this green strip of land. Not wanting the view from his office to be spoilt, he petitioned the city to create this park for all to enjoy. The park hosts festivals like A Taste of Chicago and music often echoes from the bandshell.
Attractions Near Grant Park
Clarence Buckingham Fountain
Gen. John Logan Memorial
Spertus Institute for Jewish Learning and Leadership