Things to Do

From food and drinks to dancing and entertainment, there’s plenty to do in and around National Conference!

Food & Drinks

At the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

Food Hall Located in Hall F. Grab a panini, tacos, salad, or pizza for around $10–$15.

Around Rosemont

Keep your official conference name badge on you when you’re visiting restaurants around Rosemont to get the best prices. Many restaurants take reservations, so make plans now!

  • Harry Caray’s: Complimentary Harry’s Tiramisu and coffee. Limit one per table of four.
  • McCormick & Schmick’s: One free appetizer with two entrees (up to $13 value).
  • Gene & Georgetti: One free dessert with purchase of entrees. Limit one per table of four.
  • Kings Dining & Entertainment: Get 15% off the food portion of your bill. Lunch and dinner only.
  • Five Roses: Get 15% off the food portion of your bill. Dine-in only.
  • Basil’s Kitchen at Embassy Suites: Get a 20% discount on lunch or dinner. Doesn’t apply to alcohol purchases.
  • The Capital Grille: Complimentary pan-fried calamari with hot cherry peppers. Limit one per table of four.
  • Hofbräuhaus: Get 10% off the food portion of your bill.
  • Morton’s Steakhouse: Complimentary “bar bites”. Limit one per table of two.
  • Buona: Get $5 off any restaurant purchase of $25 or more. Valid only on restaurant menu items. Not valid on Buona catering orders or pre-packaged items. Code: Buona 0003.
  • The BC Bistro & Lounge at the DoubleTree: Get a 20% discount on lunch or dinner. Not applicable for alcohol or Gibsons Steakhouse.
  • Liberty Tavern at the Hilton: Get 15% off the food portion of your bill for lunch or dinner. Limit one per table.
  • Gibsons Steakhouse: One free crème brulee with the purchase of entrees. Limit one per table of four.
  • Adobe Gila’s: Get 20% off your bill.
  • Chicago Fire Oven Restaurant in the Crowne Plaza Hotel: Get 10% off your bill. Not valid with any other offers or promotions. Excludes tax, tip, and alcohol.
  • Bub City: Get 10% off the food portion of your bill.
  • Gino’s East: Get $5 off a large deep dish od XL thin pizza. Dine-in only. Cannot be combined with any other offers.
  • Moretti’s: Get 10% off the food portion of your bill. Excludes tax, tip, and alcohol.

Entertainment & Shopping

Make the most of your time in Rosemont with fun activities and events around the convention center.

  • Zanies Comedy Club: Get a ticket for $10 for any Wednesday–Friday show, excluding special events. Reservations required. Must be 21 or over. Two-item minimum purchase during the show.
  • Fashion Outlets of Chicago: Get a free Green Savings Card worth up to $800 in exclusive savings. Visit the concierge desk near Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th. One redemption per badge.
  • The Chicago Dogs: Get an infield box ticket and a free Chicago Dogs hat. Get details in the National Conference app.
  • Parkway Bank Park
  • iFly
  • Kings Bowling

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