An area at the crossroads of transformational moments in Chicago’s history, this global destination now has a name: McCormick Square.

Economic Impact Study

A sound investment to help grow Illinois’ economy today and tomorrow.

Bringing approximately $9.4 billion dollars in economic impact between 2014 and 2018, McCormick Square is a sound and critical investment in the economic vitality and stability of Illinois. A study released in February 2017 conducted by The Natalie P. Voorhees Center for Neighborhood and Community Improvement at the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago examined the economic impact of current and future McCormick Square operations and construction. Read the Executive Summary below and explore the infographic highlights of the results.

[Download Executive Summary]

World Class Dining and Entertainment

Now home to the largest convention center in North America with an award-winning sustainable food program, the largest Rooftop Garden across the globe, the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Wintrust Arena and Marriott Marquis Chicago – McCormick Square is a global destination fit for tourists, convention goers and native Chicagoans alike.

McCormick Place

Visit Chicago’s McCormick Place, the premier convention facility in North America. Located in the heart of McCormick Square, McCormick Place attracts close to 3 million visitors each year with its diverse offering of meeting rooms, ballrooms, assembly seating and exhibition space.

The Collection at
McCormick Square

Welcome to The Collection at McCormick Square, Chicago’s convention and event hub that includes McCormick Place, a new 10,000 seat Wintrust Arena, the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place and the new Marriott Marquis Chicago.

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