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GATHER | Millennium Park Art Walk

  • Chicago Cultural Center 78 East Washington Street (Lobby) Chicago, IL, 60602 United States (map)

With busy lives and hectic schedules we forget to stop and take a look at the beautiful city we call home. Come spend some time with us and Margaret Hicks, owner and sole tour guide of Chicago Elevated, one of the cities top ranked sightseeing tours. Together we want to create a unique and exiting way to slow down, soak in and experience Chicago.
We hope you join us.

Who is this for?
Our tour is a unique way to get creative juices flowing. It's open to anyone that wants to learn a little bit more about the city they live in, meet new people, make things by hand, experience something different, enjoy the outdoors, and the list goes on. 

Where are we going?
On our first collaborative tour we will be walking through Millennium Park and discovering the various "rooms" scattered through out. Let's meet at the Chicago Cultural Center (Washington Street Lobby) and move on from there.

What are we doing?
As we jump from room to room Margaret will share some facts and history so that we can learn a little about each stop. We will have quick 15 minute sessions at each location to get inspired, sketch, write, photograph, etc. Bring your go to form of making or experiment with something new. At the end of each session we will share our art with each other and see what we've made.

What should I bring?

  • Your choice of creative materials
    (we are open to anything, just remember we have 15 mins at each spot)
  • Proper apparel to float around the park 
  • A positive attitude and open mind

What will be provided?

  • Knowledge
  • Guidance
  • Thank you gift
  • Snacks