230 Donald E. Stephens Convention Center Tips
- Casual 3
- Take public transit 1
- Park in lot 1
- Parking is a breeze 1
- Food and drinks for purchase 2
- Dine before you go 1
Snacks available at show. VERY EXPENSIVE! Instead, eat at a MB Financial Park restaurant after show and get parking validated. http://www.rosemont.com/thepark/
$15.00 parking in garage. Arrive early as getting into garage can take awhile. Plenty of parking. Eat at a Parkway Bank Park restaurant after show and get parking validated. Located opposite side of the garage from convention center. http://www.rosemont.com/thepark/
The weather was Snowy and cold. I wore jeans, flannel shirt, comfortable shoes. .
If you want to take your time or take another look at everything, it's better to take in your own water bottle and a sandwich. There is plenty of spaces to sit either while you are watching a dance or listening to a presentation.
Crowded. Give yourself time to look around. Bring a snack. Wear comfy shoes. Relax and enjoy.
Have dinner afterwards in the Rosemont Entertainment District (other side of garage) and get your parking validated.
$15.00 parking in garage directly across the street. Have dinner afterwards in the Rosemont Entertainment District (other side of garage) and get your parking validated.
The weather was gloomy. I wore jeans, T-Shirt, casual walking shoes..
Parking is expensive- $15. You have to pay at in the parking ramp lobby. Please note there are machines that take cash or credit and some that take only credit cards. At the time we left, the credit-only machines had very short lines.
Rosemont's MB Financial Park is on opposite side of garage. Good restaurants to choose from. Plus they'll validate your parking.
I wore Comfortable shoes lots of walking .
Bring water with u. You are allowed to bring food with ya.
Park at CTA station 2 blocks away. It's $5 for 14 hours and their is a free shuttle if you don't feel like walking. Parking at convention center is 1 block away and $13 for the day.
Parking is $13.
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The MB Financial Park Entertainment District is on the other side of the parking lot from the convention center. Ask at restaurants about parking validation.