The 110th City of Chicago Christmas Tree
November 17 through January 7th
The 110th Annual City of Chicago Christmas Tree in Millennium Park, will shine brightly near the intersection of Michigan Ave. and Washington St. from November 17th through January 7th.
Ice Skating at McCormick Tribune Ice Rink
November 17 – March 3
Ice skating at the McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium Park returns November 17 through March 3 (weather permitting). DCASE presents free skating lessons (reservations required) from 9am-10am on most Saturdays and Sundays, teaching beginner and intermediate ice skating and hockey skills. Free lessons are made possible by the McDonald’s Active Lifestyles Endowment managed by the Millennium Park Foundation.
Maggie Daley Skating Ribbon
Maggie Daley Park Skating Ribbon Ticket Release Dates:
Tickets will be released on a rolling basis at 12:00pm (noon) on the below dates:
Monday, November 6, 2023 – November 17 – December 3
Monday, November 20, 2023 – December 4 – December 17
Monday, December 4, 2023 – December 18 – January 7, 2024
Monday, December 18, 2023 – January 8 – January 21
Monday, January 8, 2024 – January 22 – February 4
Monday, January 22, 2024 – February 5 – February 19
Monday, February 5, 2024 – February 20 – March 3
Monday, February 26, 2024 – March 4 – March 10 (Closing Day)
Open 7 days a week:
11:00 am – 1:00 pm
2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Millennium Park Sing-Alongs in Wrigley Square
December 1st, 8th, 15th from 6pm-7pm
The Chicago Cultural Center Open House
December 9: 1pm-6pm
The Chicago Cultural Center presents a family-friendly Open House event this December. The historic building invites all ages to join in the fun with a SLOOMOO Slime Activation, live performances by Uniting Voices Chicago and Son Monarcas, family films, holiday shopping from local artists, Bingo and more! Stop by anytime to enjoy the engaging arts activities on all four floors and experience the transformative exhibitions on display as part of the Chicago Architecture Biennial. More details at ChicagoCulturalCenter.org.
Bundle up and belt out songs in celebration of Chicago’s diverse holiday traditions in Millennium Park’s Wrigley Square on Fridays, December 1, 8, and 15. Each week features a local Chicago choral group leading guests and families in song. Sing-alongs begin at 6pm. The Holiday Sing-Along is made possible by the Millennium Park Foundation with generous support from the Pritzker Foundation.