Chicago Parking Tickets

Chicago parking tickets suck I have gotten plenty of them.  The the other Co-Founder of SpotHero, Jeremy Smith has gotten even more tickets.  They bring in a ton of revenue and feel almost unavoidable.  Someone recently shared their Chicago parking ticket story with us. If you need to pay a parking ticket you can do so here. […]

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Your Guide to Chicago Restaurant Week 2020

Hey Chicago, two weeks of dining deals are headed your way! The 13th Annual Chicago Restaurant Week 2020 returns on Friday, January 24 and continues through Sunday, February 9. Over 430 restaurants will participate this year, including 80 new participants for 2020! Chicago Restaurant Week features special prix fixe menus starting at $24 for brunch […]

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SpotHero, Waze and City of Chicago Join Forces to Outsmart Traffic on Chicago’s Multi-Level Roads

Chicago’s Popular Shortcut Now Powered by Waze Beacons, Eliminating Navigation Blackouts Beginning this Labor Day weekend, Chicago drivers will experience seamless navigation through the city’s five miles of multi-level streets, powered by a new collaboration between SpotHero, Waze, and the City of Chicago. Through this partnership, the two mobility companies will install more than 400 […]

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Wrigley Field parking

Wrigley Field Concerts 2018 to Feature Debuts of Fall Out Boy, Journey, Def Leppard

With another Chicago Cubs offseason comes the annual scheduling of much-anticipated Wrigley Field concerts. Keeping in similar fashion to previous years, the 2018 Wrigley concert lineup will feature a mix of new and returning artists. Diverse Wrigley Field Concert Lineup in Store for 2018 The Foo Fighters will be back at the Friendly Confines for […]

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Chicago Air and Water Show Parking

One of the highlights of summer in Chicago, the Air and Water Show will be held this weekend, August 15th and 16th from 10am to 3pm. If you’re planning on driving to the show, the last thing you want to worry about is parking. Not to worry–we’ve got plenty of convenient Chicago Air and Water Show parking […]

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Chicago Half Marathon Parking

How to Park For the Chicago Half Marathon

Updated 9/24/15: All shuttles are full. If you don’t have a shuttle pass, you can park near the Metra Millennium Station (at Randolph Street and Michigan Avenue) and take a train to the race. See Metra Rail section for more details. The annual Chicago Half Marathon is on September 27, 2015. It begins and ends […]

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SOFA Chicago Navy Pier Parking

SOFA Chicago 2015 – Parking at Navy Pier

Contrary to popular belief, SOFA Chicago is not an event for sofa enthusiasts. It’s one of Chicago’s longest continually running art fairs. SOFA is short for Sculptures, Objects, and Functional Art. The big three-day event returns to Navy Pier this weekend. Here’s what you need to know. Dates and Times Thursday, November 5, 2015: 5 […]

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Parking and Other Tips for the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival is a can’t-miss holiday event in Chicago. It features a tree lighting ceremony on Michigan Avenue, a parade led by Mickey Mouse himself, and countless other activities to get into the holiday spirit. It’s also going to be crazy busy all day. Here’s the main schedule of events: […]

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Parking and Other Tips for the Chicago Toy and Game Fair!

The 2015 Chicago Toy and Game Fair runs from 10AM to 6PM, on Saturday November 21 and Sunday November 22. The Fair is at Navy Pier in Festival Hall A on the east end of the Pier, on the second level above the Smith Museum of Stained Glass Windows. At The Toy & Game Fair, […]

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Chicago Winter Overnight Parking Ban

Chicago’s annual overnight street parking ban starts today, December 1. Whether or not there’s snow, parking is banned from 3 to 7 a.m. from Dec. 1 to March 31 on more than 100 miles of main streets where permanent no-parking signs are posted. Look for these signs. On some side streets, there’s a separate overnight […]

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