While you're here for the Chicago Street Race weekend, the two-day racing and music festival, use this guide to plan your trip to make sure you get to take in all of the sights and sounds of the Windy City!

WALKING DISTANCE TO THE COURSE

Adler Planitarium









Art Institute of Chicago

Contact: Danelle Corwin

Field Museum

Contact: Megan Williams



Chicago Athletic Association
Contact: Kate Cooley

Columbia College







The Gage

Contact: Sheena Tomsic

Shedd Aquarium
Contact: Doralice Lopez

Venue Six10

Contact: Jessica Self

DOWNTOWN CHICAGO

Wendella Tours & Cruises

The Chicago Theater

House of Blues

Maple and Ash

Contact: Emily Dreckshage



Navy Pier

Contact: J Mazzarri



WHERE TO DINE

Carlucci

Contact Joe Carlucci:



Chicago Cut

Contact Matt Moore, 773-580-3603

Cindy's

Contact Alexandria Rich



Gene & Georgetti

Contact Sali Amiti:



Gibson's 

Contact Lynette Velez:



Harry Caray's

Contact Jeff Thomas:



Lettuce Entertain You



Maple & Ash

Contact Polly Ho:

The Publican

Contact Agathe Sinclair:



River Roast



RPM Restaraunts









The Walnut Room

Contact Mark Garrett-Kraft:



ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

LOCAL HAPPENINGS

  • Chicago Architecture Tour
  • Chicago Cubs Baseball Game​:
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra
  • Explore Millennium Park / Cloud Gate
  • Ride the Big Bus​
  • Shop the Mag Mile​
  • Skydeck Chicago
  • Soak up the sun at Chicago’s beaches
  • Stroll the Chicago Lakefront
  • Tour the Museums:​
    • Adler Planetarium
    • Art Institute
    • Field Museum
    • Museum of Science & Industry
    • Shedd Aquarium
  • ​​Visit Navy Pier
  • 360 CHICAGO


Chicago Public Schools Partners with NASCAR and the Chicago Street Race

Chicago Public Schools partners with NASCAR and the Chicago Street Race to engage students through STEM/STEAM. The Inaugural ‘STEAM FEST’ to Feature K-12 Students in NASCAR-themed Design Competition at Field Museum on May 2.

Chicago Public Schools Partners with NASCAR and the Chicago Street Race