Chicago Boat Show Won't Be Sailing Into McCormick Place This Year, Thanks To COVID And Supply Chain IssuesThe industry group behind the Chicago Boat Show, which has been canceled for the second year in a row, wants you to know you can still order a boat, and have it ready for summer fun in Chicago.
Chicago’s Boat Show Cancelled For Second Year In A RowOne of Chicago's bigger conventions is being postponed for the second year in a row.
Lightfoot's Office Unveils Five Bids For A Chicago Casino; Public Meeting On Proposals Set For Dec. 16Top officials at City Hall will sort through the proposals and negotiate with bidders before recommending one of the plans to Mayor Lori Lightfoot.
McCormick Place Expects To Generate $1.2 Billion For City And State This Coming Year, With Impact Well Beyond Convention CenterMcCormick Place is expecting to generate $1.2 billion for the City of Chicago and the State of Illinois this coming year – not too shabby at all considering the COVID-19 pandemic.
Amid Spread Of Delta Variant, Conventions Rise To Challenge Of Holding Conferences At McCormick Place With MitigationsIn mid-July, conventions and big events like the Chicago Auto Show returned to McCormick Place. We saw big crowds and few masks, and didn't think much of it. But just afterward, the Delta variant of the coronavirus spread, and the world took a U-turn back to strict COVID protocols.
'Just So Grateful': A Local Nonprofit Has Students Fighting Food Insecurity, Food Waste While Helping Others"I wanna eventually become a chef and open my own restaurant where people can go to it and have fancy five star food but for cheap. Not the expensive amount it normally is."
Behind The Wheel At The Chicago Auto Show: A CBS 2 SpecialOn Thursday evening, CBS 2 took you Behind the Wheel at the Chicago Auto Show. Watch the full special on this page.
Chicago Auto Show Kicks Off With A Different Look Than Ever BeforeFor the first time in its history, the Auto Show is being held both indoors and outdoors, offering food, music, and vehicles on display on Indiana Avenue outside the convention center.
Chicago Auto Show Returns To McCormick PlaceThe Chicago Auto Show is back at McCormick Place.
ASI Show Chicago Is First Trade Show At McCormick Place Since Start Of Pandemic, With Better-Than-Expected AttendanceThe Chicago Auto Show marks a return to major events at McCormick Place, but its bread and butter is smaller trade shows booked throughout the year.
Chicago Hotels Have Been Deemed To Be In A 'Depression' And Desperately Need Staff Back, Experts SayFrom O’Hare International Airport to DuSable Lake Shore Drive, more and more people are hitting the roads and taking to the skies lately as the city reopens. But despite an increase in travelers, CBS 2’s Chris Tye found many Chicago hotels are still seriously hurting.
'It's So Exciting': Chicago Auto Show Returns Thursday To McCormick Place"It’s a smaller show indoors, but we have a lot of events going on outside."
Chicago Auto Show To Include New Street Festival Featuring Test Drives, Food, Drinks, And MusicWe’re counting down the days to the Chicago Auto Show next month, and CBS 2’s Ed Curran tell us it promises to be a party in the street!
Chicago Auto Show Hosting Pop-Up Street Festival Outside McCormick PaceChicago Auto Show organizers are hosting a pop-up street festival outside of McCormick Pace.
McCormick Place Reopens To The Public In JulyThe Chicago Auto Show will return for a special summer edition in July and the Nike Tournament of Champions will also be there in July.