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Aug 07, 2014, 18:01 ET
The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard fuses fashion, food and fitness during a 10-day celebration of Chicago's one-of-a-kind shopping destination.Fashion takes to the street during the first-ever "pop-up" shopping weekend along North Michigan Avenue (August 23 - 24). Visitors may look forward to retail displays and fun experiences from major brands like Macy's, GAP, American Girl Place and the AT&T. Plus, Southwest Airlines presents Andy Grammer live in concert at the John Hancock Center plaza on Saturday, August 23.For more information, visit TheMagnificentMile.com. (PRNewsFoto/The Magnificent Mile Shopping..)

The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival™ presented by MasterCard® Fuses Fashion, Food and Fitness

Visitors are invited to shop like never before during The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival™ presented by MasterCard®, featuring brand...

Jun 19, 2014, 18:00 ET

Spend Summer Event Season with Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

 With an unlimited number of festivals and events between Memorial Day and Labor Day, Chicago is one of America's top summer cities. This year,...

Feb 06, 2014, 14:10 ET

Craft Beer Fans Welcome Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Hotel's Brew

CHICAGO, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/-- Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile is proud to announce the return of their delicious "Roof...

Dec 09, 2013, 11:10 ET

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Unveils Massive Gingerbread Creation

 On Nov. 22, Executive Pastry Chef Cheryl Brookhouzen and a team of pastry cooks, chefs, carpenters, electricians and volunteers unveiled a...

Nov 13, 2013, 12:42 ET

The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival® Presents A Show-Stopping Start To The 2013 Holiday Season

The Magnificent Mile® invites visitors to celebrate the holiday season like never before, with new additions to the annual holiday tradition...

Nov 07, 2013, 11:10 ET

Deck the Malls with Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

 It's that time of year again. Christmas trees, lights and decorations, frosted cookies, the fresh scent of balsam, candy canes and of course,...

Aug 15, 2013, 17:00 ET
Emmy-nominated Actress Christina Hendricks Makes a Special Appearance at #ShopFest, the kick-off to The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival(TM) presented by MasterCard(R) in Chicago.  (PRNewsFoto/The Magnificent Mile)

The Shopping Event of the Year Returns to The Magnificent Mile®

Musical Artist Jason Derulo and Emmy-nominated Actress Christina Hendricks Headline The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival™ presented by...

Aug 14, 2013, 11:10 ET

Choose Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile for Overnight Accommodations During the 2013 Chicago Air and Water Show

 It's that time of year again – the renowned 55th Chicago Air and Water Show returns to the Lakefront for two days only. This exciting...

Jun 17, 2013, 11:10 ET

Celebrate Chicago Pride Fest® and Enjoy Complimentary Parking at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

 Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, a TAG-approved lodging destination, invites everyone celebrating equality to The Windy City for...

Mar 27, 2013, 14:10 ET

Stay at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile and Discover the Art Institute of Chicago

 Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile invites art and culture lovers to delight in one of the city's most famous attractions with the Art...

Dec 17, 2012, 14:10 ET

Save on Extended Stays at Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

 Traveling isn't always an overnight experience, and staying more than a few nights at a hotel adds up. This winter, Residence Inn...

Dec 10, 2012, 14:10 ET

Enjoy Low Rates and Unmatched Holiday Shopping at Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

 Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile wants guests to enjoy a luxury Chicago accommodation for an unforgettable low rate and spend more...

Nov 20, 2012, 14:10 ET

Black Friday Deals: Up to 30 Percent Off at Downtown Chicago Marriott Hotels

 Holiday travel just got a little more festive. Beginning at midnight and ending at 11:59 p.m. on Nov. 23, travelers can book...

Nov 15, 2012, 14:10 ET

The Great Gingerbread Display Returns to Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile

 Relive childhood memories and enjoy a holiday getaway like no other at a striking Chicago hotel, Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent...

Nov 08, 2012, 11:10 ET

Discover Low Rates on Holiday Lodging at Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

 Ice skating at Millennium Park. Winter WonderFest at Navy Pier. Cheerfully decorated store windows lining Michigan Avenue. These are just some...

Nov 01, 2012, 11:30 ET

The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival Offers A Show-Stopping Start To The 2012 Holiday Season

Chicago's Magnificent Mile kicks off the holidays for millions with musical performances from top artists, beloved characters from Walt Disney...

Aug 15, 2012, 12:00 ET

Chicago's Magnificent Mile Once Again Hosts The Nation's Only Shopping Festival

The Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival presented by MasterCard returns, August 24 – September 6, 2012, with two weeks of fashionable...

Aug 06, 2012, 14:10 ET

Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile Hosted Mom's Night Out in Downtown Chicago

 Chicagoland mommy bloggers recently spent a Sunday night downtown to discover the welcoming, contemporary accommodations at a premier...

Jun 26, 2012, 11:10 ET

Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile Named Among the Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the United States

 Marriott International Inc. is proud to announce that Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile ranked 43rd in Cvent's list of the top 100...

Apr 04, 2012, 11:10 ET

Shop 'Til You Drop at Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile

Shop all day and then kick up your heels when you stay at the Residence Inn Chicago Downtown/Magnificent Mile. Now through the end of 2012,...