The aptly named Kennedy Rooftop, located just off the Kennedy Expressway at North and Ashland is Chicago’s newest and most scenic rooftop venue, complete with unobstructed city views that span from the John Hancock to the Willis Tower. Situated on the seventh floor atop the brand-new Hyatt Place Chicago / Wicker Park, the 7,500 square foot oasis is home to ample indoor and outdoor seating, fire pits, outdoor games including life-size Jenga, limbo and more for guests to enjoy.
State of Illinois Cancels Summer Events at McCormick Place Including Black Women's Expo; New Dates Scheduled for April 9-11, 2021
Black Women's Expo (BWe) founder Merry Green and her team held on to hope that the country's largest and longest running exposition targeting African American women would take place on the rescheduled dates this August. An email from McCormick Place reps late last week dashed those hopes. The correspondence indicated that out of an abundance of caution and in order to counteract the spread of COVID-19, the State of Illinois has cancelled all events at the venue through the month of August.