The Village of Rosemont has created a thriving mecca of tourism, entertainment and convention and trade-show business, attracting visitors from around the world. Incorporated in 1956, and conveniently located five minutes from O’Hare Airport and twenty minutes from Chicago’s downtown, the entertainment suburb hosts an average 75,000 visitors a day. Residents and visitors alike enjoy all the amenities for which Rosemont is known, including the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, a wide variety of hotel and dining options, the Allstate Arena, Rosemont Theatre, the lively entertainment district Parkway Bank Park and the new Fashion Outlets of Chicago.
Learn about the things to do, places to shop, restaurants to eat at and more here.
Guests/spouses are encouraged to escape into Chicago’s underworld on a crime and mob bus tour on Sunday, March 17, 2019 from 2 – 4 p.m. Some of the world’s most famous criminals, mobsters and gangsters bamboozled their way through Chicago. Tour on-and-off a luxury, climate controlled bus and enjoy sightseeing famous Chicago crime scenes from the 19th century through modern times. Explore several historic crime scenes by foot, including where Chicago gangsters John Dillinger and Hymie Weiss stood just before their deaths.
Guests are welcome to drive, Uber or take public transportation* to get to the bus pickup OUTSIDE of 163 E. Pearson (SE side of Pearson and Michigan Ave).
Guests may book the tour by calling 312-888-6224 and mention coupon code “no-dig” or book online at www.chicagocrimetours.com and use coupon code “no-dig” for a special rate of $32/person.
Click here to learn more about the tour and to register.
*Public transportation directions
To arrive by 1:45 p.m. walk from the hotel (16 minute walk) to the blue line that departs at 12:29 p.m. Exit the blue line at 1:23 p.m. to take the 151 bus at 1:28 p.m. You will then be dropped off at 1:42 p.m. where you will have a three minute walk to 163 E Pearson.