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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.

Marathon Sign Making Station

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Marathon Sign Making Station

Saturday, October 12, 2019 October 12, 2019 The Blackstone

Inspiring generations of runners, the annual Bank of America Chicago Marathon celebrates its 42nd year. Cheer on more than 45,000 runners from all 50 states and more than 100 countries, or even better, join in on the fun!

The Blackstone will be hosting a series of pop-up events and activities on marathon weekend. Check out all our marathon hotel happenings here.

Sign Making Station | Saturday, October 12th from 4 to 8 p.m.

We've added new creative craft supplies to our yearly sign making station. Create your own masterpiece to cheer on family and friends this marathon weekend.

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