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Centrally located on Michigan Avenue – together with The Art Institute of Chicago, Millennium Park, and the Magnificent Mile – The Blackstone is within convenient distance of the must-see attractions and best things to do in Chicago. Explore Chicago events and happenings to experience the best Chicago has to offer.

Blackstone Beats: Columbia College Chicago

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Blackstone Beats: Columbia College Chicago

From Tuesday, January 1, 2019 January 1, 2019 The Blackstone Every Saturday ...

Join us in the lobby on Saturday evenings  from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. for live musical performances by Columbia College Chicago students. Event is free and open to the public.

The Blackstone Beats music program is a nod to the hotel’s history. The Blackstone was famously home to the swank Mayfair Room and lively Jazz Showcase back in the day.

Visit neighboring restaurant Mercat a la Planxa during your visit. Visitors and locals are all welcome to purchase a beverage from the restaurant and kick back with a refreshing cocktail in The Blackstone’s lobby.