Another year, another Chicago tourism record

By DANNY ECKER. Crain's   Chicago enjoyed more visitors from around the country in 2015 than in any year before, according to new numbers released by the city. Domestic visitation to the city totaled 50.97 million people last year, a 4.5 percent jump over 2014's record performance and the first [...]

April 27th, 2016|

For The First Time, Over 50 Million People Visited Chicago In A Year

BY EMMA G. GALLEGOS IN NEWS Chicago had a bangin' year for tourism: over 50 million domestic tourists visited in 2015. (Thankfully Spike Lee's Chi-Raq didn't scare everyone away.) The tally hasn't quite been finalized, but Mayor Rahm Emanuel and Choose Chicago Board Chair Desiree Rogers announced that 50.97 million [...]

April 26th, 2016|