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.
Return Of Trade Shows To McCormick Place Is Good News For Hotels, Workers, And The Chicago EconomyJobs, jobs, jobs - the return of trade shows and even the Auto Show at McCormick Place is a welcome sign for laid off workers.
'We Have Sold Tickets Already': Chicago Auto Show Is First Major Convention To Return Since Start Of COVID Pandemic"Sending the clear message to the nation and the world that Chicago is indeed back."
Chicago Auto Show Returning In July, Marking First Large Convention Since Pandemic; Mayor Lori Lightfoot Hopes City Can Fully Reopen By July 4"We will be one of the first cities to fully and safely reopen in the nation," Lightfoot said as she and Gov. JB Pritzker announced the return of the Auto Show to McCormick Place.
Drive-Up Food Pantry At McCormick Place Helping Hospitality Workers In NeedA food drive at McCormick Place is helping local hospitality workers.