Category: Chicago

  • St. Patrick’s Day Parade Parking in Chicago 2024

    St. Patrick’s Day Parade Parking in Chicago 2024

    Heading over to downtown Chicago to get to the 2024 St. Patrick’s Day Parade? Let SpotHero help take the stress out of parking. Parking Near Grant Park The Chicago St. Patrick’s Day Parade is one of the largest parades in the country with an estimated attendance of more than two million guests annually. The parade…

  • The Ultimate United Center Parking Guide + More

    The Ultimate United Center Parking Guide + More

    Heading to the United Center? With a capacity of up to 23,000 people, you can expect big crowds streaming through the gates for any given event! Here is everything you need to know to make your trip as easy and fun as possible!

  • Chicago Winter Overnight Parking Ban

    Chicago Winter Overnight Parking Ban

    Chicago’s annual overnight street parking ban starts Friday, December 1. Winter overnight parking bans originated to avoid traffic standstill after some of the worst recorded Chicago snowstorms in the 1960s and 1970s. Whether or not there’s snow, parking is banned in select street spots from December 1, 2023, to April 1, 2024, during the hours…

  • Chicago Thanksgiving Parade 2023 Parking Guide

    Chicago Thanksgiving Parade 2023 Parking Guide

    The Chicago Thanksgiving Parade is almost here! The parade celebrates its 89th year and starts at 8:00 a.m. on Thanksgiving Day. People, bands, and floats will travel up State Street, beginning at Ida B. Wells and ending at Randolph. Where is the Chicago Thanksgiving Day Parade? The Thanksgiving Day Parade begins at 8:00 a.m. at…

  • Where to Park in Chicago this Holiday Season

    Where to Park in Chicago this Holiday Season

    The holiday season in Chicago is nearly upon us! The city comes alive with twinkling lights, busy holiday shoppers, soaring Christmas trees, and much more. No matter what you have planned, we’ve got you covered. Here are your best bets for Chicago holiday parking near some of the city’s most popular events and destinations: Christkindlmarket Dates:…

  • The Ultimate Guide to the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

    The Ultimate Guide to the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

    The Wintrust Magnificent Mile Lights Festival is here! Featuring  countless activities to get you into the holiday spirit, a parade led by Mickey Mouse himself, and a tree lighting ceremony on Michigan Avenue, this festival has become a can’t-miss holiday event in Chicago. Over 1.2 million people attend the festival annually, and if you’re hitting…