August 21 - 2023

Exploring Chicago: Must-See Attractions While Attending Fabtech

Make the Most of Your Trip with These Exciting Activities

Are you attending Fabtech in Chicago and looking for some exciting things to do during your downtime? You're in luck! Chicago offers a wide range of attractions and activities to explore. Here are four must-visit places in town:

1. Catch a Baseball Game:

Immerse yourself in the vibrant sports culture of Chicago by attending a baseball game. Head over to Guaranteed Rate Field to watch the Chicago White Sox take on the Kansas City Royals. Field tickets are still available at last check and games are happening September 11, 12 and 13th! 

2. Discover Wildlife at Lincoln Park Zoo:

If you're looking for a low price option you can't get any freer than free! And at the Lincoln Park Zoo, you get just that! Get away from the hussle of the show and take in some nature at one of the oldest zoos in America. Located in the heart of Chicago, Lincoln Park Zoo is a historic and renowned destination. Be sure to visit the Primate House to see some monkey business! Did we say admission is free? How is this even possible?

3. Visit the Art Institute of Chicago:

If you have a passion for art and culture, the Art Institute of Chicago is an absolute must-visit. As one of the oldest and largest art museums in the United States, it houses an extensive collection spanning thousands of years and diverse cultures. They have three ongoing exhibitions this fall but you should also note that they're closed on Tuesday's and Wednesday's so plan your time accordingly.

4. Explore Navy Pier:

Navy Pier is a hub of excitement and a perfect place to unwind after the conference. It has a festival-like feel and there's a number of events happening down at the Pier during FabTech. Why not take in the ferris wheel or stroll the shops on an early Fall evening!?

A Perfect Blend of Business and Pleasure

While attending FabTech, don't miss the chance to explore the vibrant city of Chicago. From the thrill of a baseball game to the serenity of wildlife encounters, and the beauty of art to the excitement of Navy Pier, there's something for everyone. Make the most of your trip by enjoying these exceptional attractions, adding unforgettable experiences to your time in Chicago!