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The Plaza has closed for the season. We look forward to welcoming you in 2017!

The Plaza at Millennium Park is the city's largest al fresco dining venue, the ultimate room with a view. Nestled in the park and within steps of Michigan Avenue, it is an experience like no other in Chicago. Serving casual fare with Chicago flair and featuring a huge walkup bar, The Plaza is the place to be when the city warms up. Live music, games, and spectacular view make it easy to stay the whole day, and night!

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Gift Cards Make For Great Giving

The holiday season is around the corner!  There's no time like the present to get your holiday shopping done and gift cards make for great giving! 

Purchase $100 worth of Park Grill gift cards and receive a complimentary $20 dinner card.

Purchase at Park Grill or online here (use code: PGHOLIDAY)

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November 18, 2016 (weather permitting)

Millennium Park Ice Rink - Open Friday, November 18!

Sharpen your skates, bundle up, and get out on the ice. If you're taking a break from the skating, we welcome you to Park Grill for a front seat view of the action or warm up with hot chocolate and snacks from the Park Cafe.

The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink in Millennium park will kick off the winter season on Friday, November 18 (weather permitting), on the same day as the 103rd Annual Chicago Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration. The rink will open to the public at noon and remain open through Sunday, March 5, 2017.

Now in its 16th season, the ice rink has become a Chicago winter tradition drawing over 100,000 skaters annually. Once again this year, the Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events will present Winter Workouts with free skating lessons on Fridays – Sundays, on hour before the rink opens. Additionally, lessons and special programming (including speed skating demons, Noodle Hockey and ice dance demos) will be offered during Chicago Public School’s Winter Break, December 24 – January 8, one hour before the rink opens, except for December 25.

The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink is located in Millennium Park on Michigan Avenue between Washington and Madison Street. Skating is FREE and open to the public, with skate rentals available for $12. Grant support for Winter Workouts is provided by McDonald’s Active Lifestyles Endowment, managed by the Millennium Park Foundation.


The McCormick Tribune Ice Rink will operate under the following hours:

Mondays–Thursday, 12 Noon–8pm
Fridays, 12 Noon–10pm (ice skating lesson at 11am)
Saturdays (November 19–January 7), 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Saturdays (January 14–March 4), 10am–9pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Sundays, 10am–9pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Special holiday hours:

Thanksgiving, Thursday, November 24, 10am–4pm (no ice skating lesson)
Friday, November 25, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Christmas Eve, Saturday, December 24, 10am–6pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Christmas Day, Sunday, December 25, 10am–4pm (no ice skating lesson)
Monday, December 26 – Friday, December 30, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
New Year’s Eve, Saturday, December 31, 10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
New Year’s Day, Sunday, January 1, 10am–10pm (no ice skating lesson)
Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Monday, January 16, 10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
Chicago Public School Improvement Day, Friday, February 3, 10am–10pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)
President’s Day, Monday, February 20, 10am–8pm (ice skating lesson at 9am)

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Upcoming Events

Sunday - Thursday @ Park Grill

Daily Specials

(Specials good all day, with the exception of Sunday & Thursday)

Daily Specials

*Sunday: Sunday Brunch $20 bottomless mimosas 11am-2pm (with purchase of any food item)

*Monday: $15 for ANY burger & draft beer

*Tuesday: $15 for ANY flatbread & wine by the glass

Wednesday: "Wine Down Wednesday" 1/2 off ALL WINE BOTTLES (under $100)

*Thursday: 5-5-5-5 $5 draft beer, $5 wine by the glass, $5 specialty cocktails from 5-8pm

*All daily specials are for the bar/lounge area ONLY with the exception of "Wine Down Wednesday" which includes the entire restaurant!

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