Budget Your Weekend In Chicago
It can be hard to save money when visiting Chicago on the weekend. Many of the special deals and promotions are for the weekdays when there aren’t as many tourist in the city. However, there are still plenty of ways to budget your visit to Chicago during the weekend. The most important concept is to really try and plan ahead. The further advance you plan your trip, the more deals and promotions you can take advantage of. You could even plan to go during a certain week with specific promotions that interest you. Let’s get started!
Stay at Holiday Jones
It may seem like selfish self promotion, but we’re serious. We have the lowest prices in the city and we’re just as good as any hotel in the city. If you book far enough in advance you and up to 7 other friends can stay in the same room for just $12 a night. That’s crazy for Chicago. You wouldn’t have to share the room with anyone else it would be just you and your friends. if you come for a weekend in the off season (winter) you can pay even less.
Buy A City Pass
We offer a special discount on city pass which can be taken advantage of by clicking here. you can see the top tourist attractions in Chicago including: Shedd Aquarium, Skydeck Chicago, The Field Museum, Museum of Science and Industry, Adler Planetarium and Art Institute of Chicago. With the CityPass you get booklet that grants you admission to 5 of the above mentioned attractions for just $96. That would cost you $197 normally. Also you get priority access which means no lines. This is perfect for the weekend since many of the attractions will have long lines.
Check the Deal Sites
Make sure you check Groupon for activities on sale in Chicago. You can catch group deals for events like sporting events, restaurants, and much more. There’s also online coupon search sites. Make a list of all the things you would want to do in Chicago. Once you have the list go to Google and type in the activity along with the word “deal” or “promotions”. There are numerous sites that collect all different coupon codes and promotions, many of which are free.
Check For Restaurant Deals