Show Manager Resource Page

What We Do:

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, in person onsite and online.

  • Concierges can assist with itineraries and navigating the city to improve attendee experience before and after conventions, conferences and trade shows.

  • Concierge "micro-sites" provide curated resources for participating conventions, with more general resources are available for anyone to peruse. 


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Chicago concierge's Standard Services:


While In Chicago Guide

Chicago Concierge is available onsite and online in show-specific "micro-sites" to assist with booking restaurants, sightseeing tours and attractions. To make a reservation online, guests can visit through their show specific portal or fill out our form here.


Show Your Badge Discounts

Utilizing our extensive network of tourism and hospitality partners, Chicago Concierge offers a discount programs for convention-goers who bring their show badge with them! Read more about participating partners here.


Dine Around Program

Enjoy 3-course tasting menus at featured restaurants near McCormick Place or downtown. Chicago Concierge can make a reservation to accommodate varying tastes, party sizes, and budgets. Take a look at our offerings here.


Contact A Concierge

Sometimes you just want to ask a person what they think. We've got an answer to that too. In addition to walking up to our personnel at McCormick Place, you can reach out to a Concierge at any time, here.

Other Offerings:

Looking for a more exclusive set up? 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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Looking for something else? Let us know what information would be helpful to you! Email Shannon Sawyer at