Oh the weather outside your apartment at The Parker might be frightful, but the list of fun things to do in Chicago this January is delightful. Check out this sampling of events that can help keep your mind of the cold weather.
A visit to Chicago's Boat, RV & Strictly Sail Show will have you thinking warm thoughts of spring and summer outdoor activities. This event runs from January 11-25 at McCormick Place – South.
If you are a Cubs Fan, show your appreciation for the team and attend the Cubs Convention at the Sheraton Grande. See your favorite players and broadcasters of the World Series Champions from January 13 through January 15.
For those of you who don't mind the cold, January is a great time to grab your skates and check out some of the outdoor ice skating rinks throughout the city. Maggie Daley Park offers an ice ribbon that looks like a Mario Kart Track. Or you might want to experience one of Chicago's favorite winter traditions by visiting the rink at Lincoln Park Zoo's Farm in the Zoo and skating under the ZooLights.