A DECEMBER TO REMEMBER: THE BLACKSTONE ANNOUNCES CITY & LIGHTS PACKAGE FOR THE HOLIDAY SEASON
Guests are invited to cozy up fireside to embrace the
holiday at The Blackstone with celebratory seasonal events and amenities
Credit: The Blackstone
raveling holiday revelers are invited to cozy up to the season in the city at The Blackstone (636 S. Michigan Ave.) with the City Lights & Tree Lights package now available for booking throughout the holidays.
To bask in the glow of the season of lights, The Blackstone City Lights & Tree Lights package brings guests to the hotel’s neighboring cultural institution, the Museum of Science and Industry to visit the world-renowned Christmas Around The World exhibit; surrounded by a forest of more than 50 trees and displays by volunteers to represent the holiday traditions from cultures around the globe. Guests visiting the exhibit are sure to be swept up by the season with carolers performing throughout the museum on weekends.
Upon their return to the hotel, guests are invited to unwind next to the fireplace at Timothy’s Hutch, complimentary wintery cocktail in hand. When sugarplums are ready to dance overhead come nightfall, guests will find a new kind of turndown service with sugar cookies in-room for that seasonal sweet tooth in everyone.
The Blackstone: City Lights & Tree Lights offer includes:
· Two tickets to the Museum of Science and Industry Christmas Around the World exhibit
· Two holiday cocktails at Timothy’s Hutch lobby lounge
· Sugar cookie at turndown for sweet dreams
The package is available through December 31, 2017 for $199/night plus tax with a required booking window of two weeks in advance of the intended date. To make a reservation, guests are invited to call The Blackstone at 312-447-0955 to reserve this package.
About The Blackstone, Autograph Collection
Located in the heart of the city’s Cultural Mile and adjacent to the world class Millennium Park, The Blackstone, Autograph Collection, features 335 stylish downtown Chicago hotel rooms and suites, including the famed Suite of Presidents and Smoke-filled Room, 19,670 square feet of event space, including the lavishly restored Crystal Ballroom, and upgraded fitness club. The hotel also features an innovative collection of over 1,600 original artworks, primarily by Chicago artists, on permanent display throughout the guest-rooms, Art Hall and public spaces lending a decidedly contemporary twist to the ambiance of the hotel. A street-level Starbucks Cafe with outdoor seating serves hotel guests, the local business community and neighborhood residents. Sage Restaurant Group operates the popular independent Spanish Restaurant at the Michigan Avenue entrance, Mercat a la Planxa, offering modern Catalan cuisine. New to the hotel with the completion of the 2017 renovation, Timothy’s Hutch anchors a nostalgic cocktail program in the hotel’s lobby. The 1600 CLUB, The Blackstone’s new concierge lounge, is unveiled just steps down from the first floor lobby featuring artwork and décor which gives a nod to the property’s former name “The Hotel of Presidents”. For more information or to make a reservation, call 312-447-0955 or visit www.theblackstonehotel.com.