Chicago Auto Show Official Hotels

Thanks to great feedback from previous years, we are happy to announce that the Sheraton Chicago Hotel and Towers will again be an official hotel of the 2012 Chicago Auto Show. The Sheraton Chicago is offering show media, exhibitors, and attendees an exclusive rate of $115 a night, and a peaceful home-away-from-home in the heart of a vibrant Chicago.

Guests registering with the 2012 Chicago Auto Show will be treated to more than a luxurious stay. Conveniently located on the north side of the Chicago River at Columbus Drive, the Sheraton Chicago offers easy access to Lake Shore Drive, the "Magnificent Mile" on Michigan Avenue, and Navy Pier. After all, nothing shows off the city like the great food and entertainment of Streeterville, River North, and the Loop.

Along with a great location, guests registering with the 2012 Chicago Auto Show will also be treated to a number of the Sheraton Chicago perks not usually included with standard room rates. For example, guests with the show will also receive complimentary in-room internet access, health club and pool access, local newspaper and USA Today, use of the McCormick Place Shuttle*, and Double Starwood Preferred Guest points.

To make a reservation at the special Auto Show rate, please visit http://www.starwoodmeeting.com/book/chicagoautoshow or call 800-325-3535 and mention booking code AUTO.

The Chicago Auto Show is pleased to introduce its newest hotel, the 5-star Elysian Hotel Chicago. The Elysian was recently honored by Conde Naste Traveler Magazine as America’s Top Hotel. (http://www.wlsam.com/Article.asp?id=2314114&spid=).

The Elysian will offer show media, exhibitors and attendees an exclusive rate of $225 for a classic king in the heart of the chic Gold Coast neighborhood.Exclusive shopping, dining and nightlife in Chicago are readily available because of the Elysian Hotel Chicago’s prime location.

This remarkable experience comes complete with spacious guest rooms which average 890 feet, advanced in-room technology; LCD high-definition televisions, touch screen Voice-Over-IP telephone with complimentary national calling and wireless Internet, international channeling and integrated Bowers & Wilkins speaker system. If that’s not enough, concierge and guest ambassadors, laundry and dry cleaning services and complimentary access to the Elysian Spa & Health Club are also included.

To make reservations at the special Auto Show rate, please call 312-646-1300 and mention booking code 2840. If you have any further questions please contact the hotel at communicationcenter@elysianhotels.com.

About the Chicago Auto Show: The Chicago Auto Show is the largest on the continent, spanning over one million square feet of production, concept, and exotic vehicle exhibit space. In addition to hosting multiple world and North American vehicle debuts, the Chicago Auto Show's First Look for Charity raises nearly $2 million annually for 18 worthy Chicago organizations in a single night. The 2012 public show will be held from February 10 - February 19, 2012.  For more information, visit www.chicagoautoshow.com or www.facebook.com/chicagoautoshow.

About the Chicago Auto Trade Association: 

  • Founded in 1904, the Chicago Automobile Trade Association (CATA) is the nation's oldest and largest metropolitan dealer organization. It is comprised of approximately 400 franchised new-car dealers and an additional 150 allied members. The group's dealer members employ approximately 19,000 people in the metropolitan area.
  • CATA dealerships contribute to the state, county and city tax base with gross receipts of approximately $12.5 billion per dealership in new- and used-cars, parts and service. The extended impact of tax base contribution through CATA dealership employees make this group one of the largest and most influential tax constituencies in the city and state.
  • The CATA's mission is to promote and maintain honesty and dependability; employ truth and accuracy in dealer advertising; strive to constantly improve business methods and ethics; and maintain fair competition to serve both dealer and customer.
  • The association has produced the world famous Chicago Auto Show since 1935.

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CONTACT:
Paul Brian
Director of Communications
Chicago Automobile Trade Association
Chicago Auto Show
630.424.6069 Direct
630.495.2260 Fax
PaulBrian@DriveChicago.com (Business)

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