While the official start of fall isn’t until Friday, Sept. 22, we’re definitely in the fall mindset! We are seeing the leaves start to change, the temperature is slowly dropping and we’re making the change from iced to hot coffee.
A lot of people say that Chicago is the best in the summertime, but we think that it’s just as fabulous during the fall! Time Out Chicago has compiled a great list of things to do in Chicago this fall and we’re excited to share our favorites. To read the post in its entirety, click here.
The Chicago Humanities Festival – This year’s fall fest includes a huge variety of talented thinkers, innovators, and creators who will be leading discusses around the theme of “belief.” Some highlights are writer Ta-Nehisi Coates, Jill Soloway, Al Gore and more. Click here to visit The CHF website.
Football Season – Who doesn’t love a good football match at Soldier Field? We love supporting Chicago sports teams, and The Bears is no exception. Plus, Soldier Field recently added a whopping 17 new food items on their menu, including crab salad, buffalo mac and cheese, steak tacos, and more. To see all of the new menu additions, click here.
Halloween – Here at Hotel Felix, we never think you’re too old to celebrate Halloween! There are plenty activities for kids, a ton of movie screenings, haunted houses, and plenty of local activities to visit throughout the Chicagoland area, like Six Flags Fright Fest, and a TON of corn mazes. See what else Time Out Chicago recommends doing to celebrate Halloween.
Are you ready to book your trip to Chicago this fall? Click here to stay with us!
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Exciting news! Jurassic World is heading to The Field Museum with a brand new exhibit that is a must see when visiting Chicago over the summer!
If you need any more reasons why to book your visit to Chicago, we have another one for you! You can get 25% off our best available rates by using the promo code TFM. We are thrilled to also offer $34.00 VIP tickets to the exhibition. All you have to do is visit our Hotel Concierge at the Front Desk to purchase them!
To find more information about the exhibit, click here.
We’re looking forward to welcoming you to our hotel this summer.
While Chicago has some of the most unique attractions to offer to tourists and locals alike, one of our favorite events that happen every Spring and Summer are the local Farmers’ Markets, which have returned to Chicago neighborhoods. To see a complete guide of Farmers’ Markets, click here.
Not too far from us – a Divvy bike ride away – is the Green City Market, located in Lincoln Park, will be active every Wednesday and Saturday morning from 7 to 10 AM with hopes to “improve the availability of a diverse range of high quality foods, connect local producers and farmers to chefs, restaurateurs, food organizations and the public and to support small family farms and promote a healthier society through education and appreciation for local, fresh, sustainably raised produce and products.”
While many Chicago Farmers’ Markets don’t start until June, it’s easy to take advantage of these events that are happening now.
What a fun week as we ramp up for Earth Month coming up in April.
George Jordan, our Area GM & SVP of Oxford Hotels & Resorts, was interviewed about our environmental standards & how we reduce our carbon footprint. We are proud to be Chicago’s first Silver LEED certified hotel. They chatted inside Troquet River North, the lovely French restaurant adjacent to our lobby.
We’ll be sharing the article soon… stay tuned and check back soon to see it “live!”
In honor of Throwback Thursday, we are sharing an article from USA Today’s 10 Best.
We were honored to make the list of the best Chicago hotels, receiving shoutouts and compliments for our “enriching experience, organic materials, renewable resources and our architecturally unique and historic 1920s facade.”
Winter doesn’t have to mean drab! You can still have a wonderful time visiting Chicago and staying at our hotel this winter with a fantastic deal lasting all February long.
You can rest in one of our rooms that are furnished with luxurious linens and bedding – book the Felix Special to receive 15% off of our Best Available Rates!
Be sure to relax at the Spa Boutique Felix with 15% off of a 50-minute massage or facial, pampering yourself with soothing treatments created with the purest plant and flower extracts. To reserve your appointment now, call 32-256-8000.
And finally – recharge at Troquet River North, the French bistro next door. Booking this triple deal will give you 15% off of your meal.
For more information and dates available to book, click here to book this one-of-a-kind experience!