Among the closest hotels near the Magnificent Mile in Chicago, Best Western Plus River North knows that Chicago shopping is more than an afternoon activity – it’s a premier area attraction. For the many tourists and travelers concerned about the parking, the Magnificent Mile has you covered. You can put your car away and have some fun while filling up your shopping bags. A surplus of inventory gives shoppers more of a selection along with superb clearance sales. Whether you want to knock out your Christmas shopping, find the perfect gift, or treat yourself to something special, this is the best place to do your buying. Enjoy the breeze from Lake Michigan as you make your way along vibrant North Michigan Avenue. This is your chance to immerse yourself in the whimsy and charm of Chicago world-class dining and shopping scene.
If you visit the Chicago area between August 22 and September 2, you are especially in luck. Gear up (and pack comfy shoes) for the 2013 Shopping Festival, the ultimate shopping event this year. This Chicago shopping event will commence with an outdoor fashion show previewing the fall’s hottest trends. Come see a celebrity DJ spin some tracks at an exclusive mixer in Pioneer Court. Then, celebrity chefs and top Chicago restaurants will serve up “A Magnificent Taste” to give shoppers a sampling of Chicago’s enriched cuisines. This outdoor culinary event will be the perfect way to recharge as you hit the dressing rooms and work through those racks. Find your fabulous fashions along with great entertainment as you experience Chicago’s Mag Mile, a stylish spot for shopping, sightseeing, and great deals galore.
To learn more about this event, you can visit http://www.themagnificentmile.com/events/shopping-festival/.