chicago concierge

2018 Partnership Program

Chicago Conciergein partnership with McCormick Place and the convention and tourism bureau, Choose Chicagooffers concierge services for over 40 conventions and major events at McCormick Place annually.

  • Concierge services are available at no cost to attendees, both onsite at dedicated booths within the convention center as well as online.
  • Assisting with itineraries and navigating the city improves the attendee experience before and after conventions, conferences and tradeshows.


Standard Services

Your event can utilize complimentary Chicago Concierge services at McCormick Place convention center to:

Provide attendees with customized recommendations from expert Chicago hospitality professionals. By stationing our team on your show floor in McCormick Place, we are onsite to assist with booking restaurants, sightseeing tours and attractions.

Offer local deal for attendees to experience the city. Utilize our network of tourism and hospitality partners participating in “Show Your Badge” discount programs.

Give attendees a taste of Chicago with curated restaurant excursions. Through our "Dine Around" program, they can enjoy 3-course tasting menus at top restaurants near McCormick Place or downtown.

Additional Services

Ideal for corporate and VIP groups, personalized planning services can be tailored for unique, only-in-Chicago style special events using the Chicago Concierge network of partnerships.

Build out a custom “Dine Around” program. Work with our experts to curate your own dining experience with stops to select Chicago restaurants based on specific themes, cuisine and location preferences.

Host a "Chef Driven Tasting Event." Get attendees or top clients in front of the biggest names of Chicago’s culinary scene with an exclusive showcase of small bites and chef demos.

Plan a Chicago “Block Party” with specialty food and beverage stations. Wow larger groups of 500-5,000 while our team handles the special event planning and coordination.

Provide attendees with the convention center’s premier dining option, Bistro Tickets. Featuring curated menus, show floor ticketing at McCormick Place and an advance registration system, this program is not only convenient but cost effective.

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For details, please contact Ben Smock at or by phone (312) 656-6849.