CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - May 13, 2014) - Once the weather gets warm, Chicago turns into a festive outdoor playground, with music festivals, cool cultural events, and outdoor restaurants. When making a trip to visit Chicago this spring or summer, you may want to consider staying at the Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC. The beautiful, newly renovated hotel in the Near West Side of Chicago has some pretty unique deals to take advantage of this season.

Skateboarding fans who visit Chicago during the 2014 Street League Skateboarding Nike SB World Tour on June 28th can book the VIP Street League Skateboarding Package, which includes two VIP tickets to the international skateboarding event, which will take place at the UIC Pavilion; overnight accommodations for two; overnight valet parking; and complimentary shuttle transportation to and from UIC Pavilion. This hotel deal in West Loop Chicago starts at $229 per night.

Music lovers flock to Chicago over the summer to attend some exciting music festivals, like the Pitchfork Music Festival (July 18-20), Riot Fest (September 12-14), and the iconic Lollapalooza (August 1-3). The Chicago Union Station Hotel is offering several Festival Survival Packages, so that guests will be equipped to handle any of the city's outdoor music festivals in style. Guests who book the Pitchfork and Riot Fest package will receive an overnight stay for up to four guests, overnight valet parking for one car, and a Marriott draw string bag filled with day essentials including sunscreen, Kleenex, hand sanitizer, rain poncho, water bottles, and two Bloody Mary drink coupons at Rooks Corner, An American Bistro; rates start at $219. The Lollapalooza survival package includes all of those items plus one 3-day Ventra Card; the Lollapalooza package starts at $229.

The Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC offers the quintessential Chicago spring and summer getaway.

About the Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC
Guests will find a new Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC awaiting their arrival. After a $5-million renovation, our Union Station hotel now offers the same attentive service and generous amenities, but in a whole new boutique environment. Guestrooms are colorful and vibrant, with rich accents, textures and patterns. Sink into luxury bedding, catch your favorite shows on a 37-inch LCD TV, fight off late-night hunger by packing snacks in your mini-fridge, or get some work done with at your desk, equipped with high-speed Internet access and an advanced jack pack to connect all your devices. Suites offer more space and beautiful views, and our private concierge lounge features breakfast and evening receptions. Our downtown hotel is convenient to Chicago's biggest attractions, including the United Center, Garfield Conservatory and University of Illinois, and offers quick access to the Medical District. Work, play or relax in our Great Room lobby, or workout in our fitness center. Our restaurant, Rook's Corner: an American Bistro, features a menu of eclectic contemporary dishes served in a warm setting. With almost 5,000 sq. ft. of indoor and outdoor event space, we're the perfect venue for your next meeting or function.

Contact Information:

Chicago Marriott at Medical District/UIC
625 South Ashland Avenue at Harrison Street
Chicago, Illinois 60607 USA