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Known as the ”Prairie State,” Illinois brings to mind Abraham Lincoln, the towering skyscrapers of Chicago, and drive-in movie theaters along Route 66. History buffs and museum goers will enjoy the various historical sites, world-class museums and other attractions scattered throughout the state. Here are top fun things to do in Illinois.

 

Millennium Park

Millennium ParkMillennium Park is a beautiful 25-acre gathering spot in the center of Chicago that serves as a sort of a town square for the city. The landscaped grounds host hundreds of free cultural events throughout the year, including concerts, exhibitions, and family activities.

Families can cool off in the summer by splashing around in Crown Fountain, and winter brings the opportunity to skate on the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink. The park is also home to various pieces of impressive art and architecture, including Cloud Gate, a massive stainless steel structure that’s become Chicago’s signature landmark. Address: 201 E Randolph St, Chicago, Illinois 60602, Phone: 312-742-1168

Leaning Tower of Niles

Leaning Tower of Niles

Erected in 1934, The Leaning Tower of Niles is a miniature version of the Leaning Tower of Pisa. Because of the tower, the village of Niles and the city of Pisa, Italy established a sister city pact in 1991.

The tower was created as part of a 22-acre amusement park, and it was originally intended to conceal the water tower that supplied two large pools with water. Admission to the site is free of charge, and visitors are welcome to take photos, enjoy a picnic on the landscaped grounds, or attend one of the open-air music concerts put on by the city. Address: 6300 W Touhy Ave, Niles, Illinois 60714, Phone: 763-923-4779

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library/Museum

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library/Museum

Since opening in 2005, the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum has become one of the most visited presidential libraries in the United States. Highlights of the museum include two special effects theater shows and life-size dioramas of the key settings for important events in Lincoln’s life.

The museum also rotates through temporary exhibits, which cover topics like the Civil War and past Illinois politicians. Walking tours of the museum are available throughout the summer. A research library is attached to the museum and open to the public, but rare books and manuscripts can only be read on-site. Address: 112 N 6th St, Springfield, Illinois 62701, Phone: 217-558-8844

Chicago Botanic Garden, Illinois

Chicago Botanic Garden, Illinois

Admission to the garden is free, but non-members must pay for parking. Visitors will find a cafe and a gift shop on site. The garden is open every day of the year, and has a lively events calendar featuring activities like cooking classes, live music, and flower shows. If you are looking for fun things to do in Illinois for adults, this is a beautiful romantic place to visit.Address: 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Glencoe, Illinois 6002, Phone: 847-835-5440

U.S. Grant Home State Historic Site

U.S. Grant Home State Historic SiteDesigned by William Dennison, the Ulysses S. Grant Home was built in 1860 and is the former home of Civil War general Ulysses S. Grant. Residents of the city of Galena gave the home to Grant in 1865 as thanks for his war service, but he moved out in 1969 when he became the 18th President of the United States.

The home has been maintained as a memorial to Grant since 1904, and today it’s a historic museum with rooms furnished in typical 1860s fashion. The home is open to visitors five days a week, and guided tours are available for a small fee. Address: 908 3rd St, Galena, Illinois 61036, Phone: 815-777-3310

Discovery Center Museum, Illinois

Discovery Center Museum, IllinoisLocated on the Riverfront Museum Park campus, the Discovery Center Museum is one of the top family attractions in Illinois. With more than 300 hands-on science and arts exhibits, the center has something for children of all ages.

Highlights include a two-story maze, a play area aimed at babies and toddlers, and an exciting planetarium. The museum is open seven days a week, but is closed on select holidays. Admission is free for children under the age of two, and affordable memberships are available that provide members with a variety of perks including unlimited access to the museum.Address: 711 N Main St, Rockford, Illinois 61103, Phone: 815-963-6769

Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens

Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic GardensOpen daily, Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens is an easily accessible non-profit park committed to engaging the public with nature. With 85 acres of land, the park spans a number of diverse areas including woodlands, wetlands, prairies, and a 10-acre lake.

The park provides visitors with beautiful gardens, kayaks and canoe to rent in the warmer months, and a number of walking, jogging, and cycling trails. A menagerie of reptiles and animals can be found in the nature center, and the park also offers plenty of opportunities to see wild animals in their natural habitat. Address: 7402 Lake Katherine Dr., Palos Heights, Illinois 60463, Phone: 708-361-1873

Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois

Art Institute of Chicago, IllinoisFounded in 1879, the Art Institute of Chicago is one of the oldest and largest art museums in America. The museum features a permanent collection of nearly 300,000 pieces of art, which are complemented by over 30 special exhibitions each year. The museum is open seven days a week, excluding some holidays, and regular tours are offered.

Group tours and self-guided tours are also available. The museum’s busy events calendar includes a wide variety of performances, lectures, and social events, most of which are open to the public. A gift shop is located on the premises, as are several dining establishments. Address: 111 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603, Phone: 312-443-3600

Things to Do in Illinois: Museum of Science and Industry

Things to Do in Illinois: Museum of Science and IndustryThe Museum of Science and Industry was established in 1933, and is home to more than 2,0000 exhibits as well as an Omnimax theater. Permanent exhibits include a full-size replica of a coal mine, an ‘idea factory’ aimed at children, and the Apollo 8 spacecraft which brought the first humans into orbit around the moon.

Some exhibits require guests to pay an additional admission fee, and tickets can be purchased online, over the phone, or in person at the ticket counter. The museum is open every day of the year except for Thanksgiving and Christmas.Address: 5700 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60637, Phone: 773-684-1414

Buffalo Rock State Park, Illinois

Buffalo Rock State Park, IllinoisLocated on top of a bluff which used to be an island in the Illinois River, Buffalo Rock State Park offers visitors a magnificent view of the beautiful Illinois River. Consisting of 298 acres, the park was formerly used by the Illinois Indians as a “blind canyon” to capture buffalo.

Today, the park features a herd of American Bison, a children’s playground, a baseball diamond, and five animal sculptures built out of earth as a tribute to Native American culture. Two picnic shelters can also be found in the park, one of which includes a stone fireplace.Address: 1300 N 27th Rd, Ottawa, Illinois 61350, Phone: 815-433-2224

Giant City State Park

Giant City State ParkLocated on 4,000 acres in the Jackson and Union Counties, the Giant City State Park was named for the impressively massive sandstone structures found in the area. There are plenty of activities here to keep people entertained; the park features an equestrian campground, several fishing ponds, and a variety of hiking trails.

At the Visitor Center, guests will find interpretive displays discussing the geology, wildlife, and history of the park. Anybody wishing to spend the night in the park can choose to camp or sleep in one of several cabins. The park is also home to a gift shop, dining room, and an outdoor swimming pool. Address: 235 Giant City Rd, Makanda, Illinois 62958, Phone: 618-457-4836

360 Chicago, Illinois

360 Chicago, Illinois360 Chicago is an observatory on the 94th floor of the John Hancock Center, a 100-story, 1,127-foot skyscraper. The observatory provides a 360° view of the city, and on clear days visitors can see up to four states and over a distance of 80 miles. Other highlights of visiting 360 Chicago include taking a free interactive tour offered in multiple languages and purchasing a drink to enjoy while admiring the view.

For an additional fee, thrill seekers can try the TILT platform, a panel of floor to ceiling windows that tilts visitors to a 30-degree angle over Michigan avenue. Address: 875 N Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60611, Phone: 888-875-8439

The Field Museum

The Field MuseumEstablished in 1893, the Field Museum of Natural History is one of the largest museums of its kind in the world. Permanent exhibits cover topics from ancient Egypt to evolution to the life of bugs, and visitors will be amazed by Sue, the most complete Tyrannosaurus rex fossil ever discovered.

Several working laboratories are also found in the museum, and visitors can watch real scientists as they extract DNA, prepare fossils for study, and perform other tasks. The museum is open every day except Christmas, and it also offers 3D movies and educational programs for people of all ages. Address: 1400 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, Illinois 60605, Phone: 312-922-9410

Dana Thomas House

Dana Thomas House

At 12,000 square feet, the home is an architectural marvel made up of 35 rooms spread out over 16 varying levels. Photography is not allowed inside the house, but visitors can purchase souvenirs, reproductions, and books from the on-site gift shop. Hours vary depending on the season, but hour-long walking tours are offered year-round and are paid for by donation. Address: 301 E Lawrence Ave, Springfield, Illinois 62703, Phone: 217-782-6776

Things to Do in Illinois: Driehaus Museum

Things to Do in Illinois: Driehaus MuseumThe Driehaus Museum is located in the Gilded Age home of banker Samuel Mayo Nickerson, one of the most expensive and elaborate residential buildings to exist in Chicago in the 19th century. The museum was founded by art collector and philanthropist Richard H. Driehaus, who spent five years restoring the home to its former glory before filling it with historically appropriate art pieces and opening it to the public.

The museum regularly hosts concerts, lectures, and family programs, and offers daily guided tours in addition to several seasonal themed tours. Private tours are available upon request. Address: 40 E Erie St, Chicago, Illinois 60611, Phone: 312-482-8933

Chicago Cultural Center

Chicago Cultural Center

Built in 1897 as a public library, the Chicago Cultural Center is an architectural showpiece that is now one of Chicago’s most comprehensive venues for art and culture. The stunning building has become an easily recognizable landmark, thanks in part to having the world’s largest stained glass Tiffany dome.

 

Every year, the Center hosts more than 1,000 free programs and exhibitions which allow the public to experience a wide range of the performing, visual and literary arts. It also houses the city’s official reception venue, where the Mayor of Chicago has welcomed leaders from all over the world. Address: 78 E Washington St, Chicago, Illinois 60602, Phone: 312-744-6630

Lincoln Park Zoo

Lincoln Park ZooFounded in 1868, the Lincoln Park Zoo is one of the oldest zoos in the United States. The 35-acre zoo is home to more than 1000 animals from roughly 200 species, including polar bears, gorillas, lions, and zebras. In addition to field trips and programs for children, the zoo regularly hosts special events for adults like yoga classes, art shows, and evenings of live music.

The zoo is open 365 days a year, and several gift shops, dining establishments, and children’s rides are located on the premises. Admission is free of charge, but donations are gratefully accepted. Address: 2001 N Clark St, Chicago, Illinois 60614, Phone: 312-742-2000

Things to Do in Illinois: Cantigny Park

Things to Do in Illinois: Cantigny Park

Cantigny Park is located just 30 miles west of Chicago, and it spans 500 acres. The park is the former estate of Chicago Tribune publisher Robert R. McCormick, who asked that the property be transformed into a park for public use after he passed away. Beautiful landscapes and gardens cover roughly 30 acres of the property, while 300 acres are dedicated to an elaborate golf complex.

 

The park is also home to two museums, a picnic grove, and several restaurants. Concerts, festivals, and other special events are held at Cantigny throughout the year, and it’s also a popular wedding venue.Address: 1S151 Winfield Rd, Wheaton, Illinois 60189, Phone: 630-668-5161

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and StudioThe Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio is a historic house designed by the famous architect it was named after. Declared a National Historic Landmark in 1976, the house was the birthplace of many of the architectural ideas that later came together to form Wright’s signature style.

The home has been carefully restored to appear exactly as it did in 1909, the last year it was inhabited by the Wright family. Guided tours of the interior of the home are offered, or guests can opt for a self-guided walking tour in one of the many languages offered. Address: 951 Chicago Ave, Oak Park, Illinois 60302, Phone: 312-994-4000

Illinois Attractions: Navy Pier

Illinois Attractions: Navy PierLocated on the Chicago shoreline of Lake Michigan, Navy Pier is 3,300-foot-long pier that has become one of the top tourist destinations in the Midwest. Encompassing over 50 acres of parks, restaurants, store, and family attractions, the pier is home to the Chicago Children’s Museum, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, and a wide range of outdoor art displays.

There are plenty of things to do at the pier year round; fireworks are displayed in the summer and fall, an indoor ice rink is erected in the winter, and dinner cruises are offered every month of the year.Address: 600 E Grand Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60611, Phone: 312-595-7437

Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens

Nicholas Conservatory & GardensSituated along the lovely Rock River in Rockford, Nicholas Conservatory & Gardens is an 11,000-square-foot conservatory that brings a touch of the tropics all the way to the Midwest. The indoor plant exhibition area includes a variety of beautiful water features, convenient seating areas, and unique sculptures.

Outdoor highlights include two fountains, a waterfall, a pedestrian bridge, and several patio areas. Guests wishing to spend extra time at the conservatory can join in one of the many activities offered, or enjoy lunch at the on-site café. The conservatory is open six days a week, and half-price admission is offered on Tuesdays. Address: 1354 N 2nd St, Rockford, Illinois 61107, Phone: 815-987-8858

Lincoln Home National Historic Site

Lincoln Home National Historic SiteThe Lincoln Home National Historic Site is the preserved former home of Abraham Lincoln, where he lived between 1844 to 1861 before becoming the 16th President of the United States. The historic home contains 12 rooms, and is the only one Lincoln ever owned. The site is open daily throughout the year, excluding certain holidays.

No admission fee is charged, but donations are gladly accepted. Visitors can only enter the home with a free ranger guided tour offered on a first-come first-served basis, and tickets for the tours can be obtained from the Visitor Center Information Desk. Address: 413 S 8th St, Springfield, Illinois 62701, Phone: 217-492-4241

Pullman National Monument, Illinois

Pullman National Monument, IllinoisOriginally built as a place to produce the famous Pullman sleeping car, the Pullman National Monument was the first planned industrial community in the United States. The Pullman company officially went out of business in 1969, leading to proposals to demolish the community, but residents gathered together and petitioned the government to recognize the site as an important historic place.

They succeeded. Decades later, in 2015, the district was named a National Monument and the area became part of the National Park System. As such, there is no fee to view the monument, but donations are gratefully accepted. Address: 11141 S Cottage Grove Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60628, Phone: 773-264-7431

Illinois Attractions: The Magnificent Mile

Illinois Attractions: The Magnificent MileThe Magnificent Mile is an eight-block stretch of Chicago’s downtown North Michigan Avenue. With its wide variety of more than 460 mid-range and high-end shops, the area is Chicago’s premier shopping destination. The strip is also home to several different museums, hair salons, upscale hotels, spas, and Chicago landmarks like the Wrigley Building and the Tribune Tower.

Visitors who’ve had enough of shopping can enjoy a meal at one of the many excellent restaurants in the area. The Magnificent Mile also hosts several special events throughout the year, including a summertime shopping festival and an annual Christmas tree Lights Festival.

Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort Water Park and Amusement Park

Grizzly Jack's Grand Bear Resort Water Park and Amusement ParkGrizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort features an indoor water park located right next to the historical Starved Rock area. At 24,000 square feet, the water park boasts a large wave pool, a lazy river, several water slides, and a children’s play area.

The Enchanted Forest is the mini theme park on-site; it includes a ropes course, a laser tag area, and a number of children’s rides. The resort also offers a variety of rooms, villas, and cabins for rent, and water park and theme park admission are complimentary for guests who spend a night at the resort. Address: 2643 IL-178, North Utica, Illinois 61348, Phone: 866-399-3866

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When and where is the DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 Conference?

DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 takes place from June 17th to 18th, 2020 at the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Click here for travel details.


Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Address:
2233 S Martin Luther King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
United States




What’s the Schedule?

Here’s the high-level schedule (note: all times are Eastern Daylight Time):

Wednesday, June 20, 2019
9:00am - 9:45am: Registration Check-in, Welcome Refreshments & Networking
9:45am - 12:00pm: General Session
12:00pm – 1:00pm: Networking Luncheon
1:00pm – 2:30pm: General Session
2:30pm – 3:10pm: Refreshments & Networking
3:10pm – 5:00pm: General Session
5:00pm – 7:00pm: Welcome Cocktail Reception

Thursday, June 21, 2019
9:00am - 9:45am: Registration Check-in, Welcome Refreshments & Networking
9:45am – 12:30pm: Master Classes
12:30pm – 1:30pm: Networking Luncheon
1:30pm – 4:00pm: Master Classes
4:00pm - 6:00pm: Farewell Cocktail Reception


How much does it cost to attend DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?

Regular price is $797 (USD) for a main conference access. We are also offering an All Access Pass, which includes the main conference, all Master Classes, Welcome and Farewell Cocktail Receptions and Video on Demand, for $1,097 (USD). Last but not least we have a Virtual Pass/Video On Demand (VOD) option for those who can’t make the conference for $347 (USD). For more information about pricing and the different passes available please click here.


What is included in the Main Conference Pass registration fee?

Your completed Main Conference Pass registration provides you the following:

  • Conference Bag
  • All General Sessions – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
  • TECHSPO Hall (Unlimited Access) – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
  • AM/PM Refreshments, Networking Luncheon – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
  • Welcome Cocktail Reception – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019


What is included in the All Access Pass registration fee?

Your completed All Access Pass registration provides you everything included in the Main Conference Pass plus the following:

  • All Master Classes – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
  • TECHSPO Hall (Unlimited Access) – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
  • AM Refreshments, Networking Luncheon – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
  • Farewell Cocktail Reception – Thursday, June 18th, 2019
  • On Demand – Available online approximately 2 weeks after conference concludes


What is included in the VIP Pass registration fee?

Your completed VIP Pass registration provides you everything included in the All Access Pass plus the following:

  • VIP Priority Registration Check-In – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
  • VIP Seating on General Session Day – Wednesday, June 17th, 2019
  • VIP Seating on Master Class Day – Thursday, June 18th, 2019


How do I register? Register now!

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What forms of payment are accepted?

The following forms of payment are accepted: American Express, Visa, MasterCard, and PayPal. Payment is required to complete your registration.


Is there a group discount?

Absolutely! Bring as many colleagues as you’d like! Register FOUR or more people from the same company simultaneously to receive $200 discount off the prevailing registration price for each member of your group.

There are just a few simple Group Registration rules:

  • All registrants must be employed by the same company.
  • All members of the group must be registered at the same time. Discounts will not be applied retroactively.
  • You must pre-register to take advantage of these rates, which will not be offered on site.
  • Group Registration Rates cannot be combined with any other offers.

More details about Group Rates here.


Are there academic, government, nonprofit or military discounts?

Academic, Government, Military & Non-Profit discount rates at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 apply to current full-time employees of academic institutions, federal, state or local government agencies, international government agencies, active military and non-profit organization employees only.

More details about Discount Rates here.


What is the dress code?

Conference attire is business casual for all events, including the evening events. We do recommend bringing a sweater or light jacket with you since personal preferences vary regarding room temperature.


Can I bring a guest to the conference and networking events?

All attendees at the conference and networking events must be registered attendees who purchased tickets.


Can I send a substitute in my place?

You may send a substitute in your place at any time. All such requests must be submitted by email to registration[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @). Only requests made by the original registrant will be honored.


What is the refund policy?

You may cancel your participation in DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 at any time, but please be aware of the following cancellation policy listed below.

Registration cancellations received 90 days prior to the Conference incur a 25% processing/administrative fee. Refunds will be issued within 30 days after event. If you must cancel for any reason, notify our registration department by 90 days prior to the Conference. Cancellations less than 90 days prior to the Conference are non-refundable. Substitutions allowed prior to 90 days prior to the Conference with written or Faxed authorization only. No substitutions less than 90 days prior to the Conference. Cancellations less than 90 days prior to the Conference are non-refundable for any reason, including, but not limited to, failure to use DigiMarCon credentials due to illness, acts of God, travel-related problems, acts of terrorism, loss of employment and duplicate purchase. DigiMarCon will not issue refunds for badges that have been revoked.

Unused registrations/applications have no monetary value and cannot be credited to future years or events. DigiMarCon will not issue refunds or credits due to failure to redeem a discount coupon during the registration process. Discounted prices are based on the date payment is received in the DigiMarCon office. Reselling DigiMarCon Midwest 2020 registrations is not permitted.


I live outside of United States, do you accept attendees from other countries?

Yes, international attendees are welcome at each of our conferences.


I live outside of United States and my country requires a Visa to visit United States, can DigiMarCon prepare an invitation letter for me to attend the conference for Visa Processing purposes?

Yes, this is often requested for International Attendees. After you have registered, send a letter request email to info@digimarcon.com and provide your address, company name, company title and passport information to be included in the invitation letter.


I live outside of United States and my country requires a Visa to visit United States, if my Visa Application is declined will I get a refund?

You can request a cancellation at any time. Refer to our refund policy for refund eligibility criteria.


Where should I stay in Chicago?

The official conference hotel to stay in Chicago is;

Hyatt Regency McCormick Place
2233 S Martin Luther King Dr
Chicago, IL 60616
United States
https://digimarconmidwest.com/hyatt-regency-mccormick-place/

Hotel Booking Instructions

To book a room at Hyatt Regency McCormick Place follow the instructions below;

By Phone:
Call 1-312-567-1234, ask for reservations, give group name ‘DigiMarCon Midwest 2020’ and arrival date and book.


What networking activities are associated with DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?

A full list of the official conference networking functions are available here.


Will I receive event updates?

Yes, DigiMarCon will send emails periodically to update you on the agenda, event happenings and logistics. Please make sure that the email address registration[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @) is in your safe senders list to ensure you are receiving all important event information.


How can I submit to speak at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?

There are a limited number of sponsored keynote speaking spots still available during the conference. Please contact Aaron Polmeer, aaron[at]digimarcon.com (replace at with @), if you are interested in this opportunity.


Can I record what is presented at DigiMarCon Midwest 2020?

Sessions may be audio recorded without special permission for personal use only. They cannot be placed online or transmitted to others without permission.

Sessions may be videoed only with special permission for personal use and also cannot be placed online or transmitted to others. Short audio and video clips may be used for blogging and press coverage of sessions. As a general guide, non-contiguous clips of one minute or less should be used. Contact us if you need guidance about longer clips.


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