Event Address & Contacts
1100 S. Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605 USA
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It's HERE! It's the July 29th WEEKEND and we are all SET! It's Never too Late to join us! Our Schedule is below.........We will see you there!
God Bless Everyone during our Weekend!
We are excited to announce the CM Chicago~ Downtown Weekend Getaway!
Everyone is INVITED and WELCOMED!
On Friday, July 29th, we will start our weekend at the Best Western, Grant Park Hotel at
1100 S. Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. We will enjoy ... getting settled into our rooms or going for a swim or sitting by the pool ....
PLANS FOR FRIDAY NIGHT
Gino's East~ The Original 6 PM
Downtown - Chicago, IL
633 N. Wells St. (Ontario and Wells)
Chicago, IL 60610
Gino's East is walking distance to the John Hancock Center................
After dinner, for Drinks and a Fabulous View of Chicago from above......we will go to the John Hancock Center to:
The Signature Lounge on the 96th
875 N. Michigan Ave. : Chicago, IL 60611
After drinks we will head out for dessert to : Downstairs from The Signature Lounge on the 96th
The Cheesecake Factory~Located in the John Hancock Center
875 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611
Saturday, July 30th
(All activities will be determined after all CM members are confirmed to coming)
On Saturday, July 30th we will have a full breakfast together in the hotel or at the local Starbucks around 7:30-8 am and then venture off to your choice of sightseeing around 9 am starting with Millennium Park.....~A MUST SEE !~... After the Park we will have lunch at a near by Cafe'...We will then decide as a group to sightsee Chicago with the possibilities of visiting the Shedd Aquarium Oceanarium, Planetarium and Field Museum ... Other choices are The Art Institute, State Street, Shopping on the Magnificent Mile ! ( All activities will be determined after all CM members are confirmed to coming).........Different groups maybe going to different places......
After filling our eyes all day with what Chicago has to offer , we will head to Chicago's own NAVY PIER around 5:30 for dinner, drinks, fun and entertainment with fireworks at dark...DINNER starts at 6PM!
NAVY PIER For dinner, drinks and entertainment with a 5 piece Jazz band at Joe's Be~Bop Cafe' and Jazz Emporium ~ Navy Pier (menu)
Jazz Band 6:00-9:00pm: Bopology
This band plays everything from Sinatra to Swing!
We have Dinner Reservations as a Group Event
at 6:00-8:00pm ...How blessed we have been to find a restaurant to take a large group especially on Venetian Night! Amen! No waiting for a table... : )
After dinner at 8:30PM we will go aboard a Fabulous Firework Cruise (Sea Dog)on Lake Michigan with Beautiful views of the Chicago skyline at night, all the boats decorated for Venetian Night and breath~taking views of the FIREWORKS!
On Sunday, July 31st, we will again enjoy a full breakfast and head to mass at Holy Name Cathedral (8:15, 9:30, 11:00 AM; 12:30) with mass times to be determined at a later date. After Mass we will gather for lunch and say our final good-byes. ***For all those that live in the area or those who can stay later, Cardinal George will be saying mass at 3 p.m. in the Cathedral for the Young Adult Ministry with a picnic following at his residence.
Please email Tracy #57589 for more details, information or to be confirmed to our list of attendees. Hope to see you there!