Welcome, Chess Masters, Auto Fanatics and Dentists!

Here are the trade shows coming up at McCormick Place.

  • Greater Chicago K-12 Championship (February 6) – The Kasparov Chess Foundation and the Renaissance Knights Chess Foundation presents the Greater Chicago K-12 Championship, Chicago’s Official Scholastic Chess Championship. It is the mission of the Renaissance Knights to bring the many educational benefits of chess to children and young people throughout the Chicago area by providing a complete chess curriculum, enrichment programs, tournaments and events. To learn more about the event and to register, please visit http://rknights.org/registration/tournaments/greater-chicago-championships/.

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  • Chicago Auto Show (February 13 – 21) – Visit the largest auto show in North America at the 108th edition of the Chicago Auto Show! Exhibitions include multiple world and North American introductions, a complete range of domestic and imported passenger cars and trucks, sport utility vehicles, and experimental and concept cars. With over 1,000 vehicles on display and exhibits featuring auto-related accessories, competition vehicles and projects, and antique collector cars, this show is definitely for the car lover in you! For more information, please visit http://www.chicagoautoshow.com/.

Want to save up to 40% on your hotel stay? Stay in Burr Ridge, voted Chicago’s #1 suburb! Choose from the Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Oaks Hotel & Conference Center. Four great hotels, four price points and plenty of great restaurants! (Just 18 miles from McCormick Place on I-55 at County Line Road (1/2 mile south of I-294).

  • Chicago Dental Society 151st Midwinter Meeting (February 25 – 27) – The CDS Midwinter Meeting is the most important industry meeting of the years – and CDS Members attend for free! Enjoy complimentary access to the Exhibit hall  featuring the latest in professional products and instruments and get a hands-on introduction to an array of equipment and materials, met reps and learn about state-of-the-art advances. Register soon and guarantee your seat in the courses you want by registering early. Please visit http://www.cds.org/Midwinter_Meeting/Midwinter_Meeting_Intro.aspx to learn more and to register.

Want to save up to 40% on your hotel stay? Stay in Burr Ridge, voted Chicago’s #1 suburb! Choose from the Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Oaks Hotel & Conference Center. Four great hotels, four price points and plenty of great restaurants! (Just 18 miles from McCormick Place on I-55 at County Line Road (1/2 mile south of I-294).

Why spend extra bucks to stay in the congestion of Downtown Chicago or McCormick Place? Save up to 40% at each of the four hotels in Burr Ridge! Rated Chicago’s #1 suburb! When your feet are tired from standing or walking all day, and your head is full of new information…. and all you crave is a good meal and a comfortable bed, make your way to one of the four hotels in Burr Ridge; Chicago Marriott Southwest at Burr Ridge, SpringHill Suites Burr Ridge, Extended StayAmerica Burr Ridge, and the Oaks Hotel & Conference Center.

Just 15 miles south of Downtown Chicago on I-55 and a half mile south of I-294, the hotels in Burr Ridge promise to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We also welcome groups for large or small business meetings. Just contact the hotel of your choice to arrange for your conference space. Burr Ridge….four great hotels, four price points, plenty of great restaurants, free parking and a welcome break from the congestion and high prices of the big city.

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