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The Lake House Summer Series

This summer, let us be your escape in the heart of Downtown Chicago. Join us as we celebrate the greatest season in the world’s greatest city. The lake is where summer in Chicago really shines. We’ve captured the spirit of the season to bring a whimsy lake house vibe right into our lobby. Join us for a season full of fun events to enjoy with friends and family. From creative culinary experiences to boat tours and a summer market, we’re bringing the best of the summer to Fairmont Chicago, Millennium Park.


200 North Columbus Drive
Chicago, Illinois, 60601, United States


4:30 PM – 12:00 AM Daily

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Summer Weekends at Columbus Tap

Every Thursday through Sunday, join us at Columbus Tap for a supper series inspired by memorable summer trips.

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Wine & Spirits Dinner Series

Reserve your seat at one of our summer pop-up dinner events, presented in partnership with regional wineries, local breweries and notable distilleries.

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Fairmont Summer Market

Discover local vendors and shop for unique items at our very own booth-style summer market, featuring art and crafts, clothing and more.

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Drag Me to The Fairmont

Drag yourself to the Fairmont Chicago to spend the night with some of your favorite Queens for a show-stopping performance by Lady Bunny, Miz Cracker, Mimi Marks, Mayhem Miller and more! In partnership with the AIDS Foundation of Chicago

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4th of July BBQ

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Experience Chicago By Boat

Explore the beauty of Chicago’s skyline from our famous bodies of water! Sign up for a boat tour on the Chicago River or a personalized yacht experience on Lake Michigan.