MAY 16 - 17 2024

Portfolio Events

Travel & Hotel

Enjoy Your Stay!

Chicago Vet has partnered with three hotels in close proximity to the venue at Navy Pier. 

As a Chicago Vet attendee or exhibitor, we are excited to offer you discounted rates for your stay during the event. Booking will be available closer to the show dates.

Embassy Suites by Hilton Chicago Downtown Magnificent Mile

511 North Columbus Dr
Chicago, IL 6061

Sable at Navy Pier Chicago, Curio Collection by Hilton


900 East Grand Avenue
Chicago, IL 60611

Sheraton Grand Chicago Riverwalk


301 East North Water Street
Chicago, IL 60611

Pet Policy

Guests are permitted to bring up to two pets provided they are either a cat or a dog and their combined weight does not exceed 75 lbs. For guests staying with pets, there is a $75.00 non-refundable fee for stays of 1 - 4 nights. For stays of 5 or more nights, there is a $125.00 non-refundable fee.

Pet Policy

Guests are only permitted to bring service animals. 

Pet Policy

Guests are permitted to have a maximum of one pet per room provided their weight does not exceed 75 lbs. Pets must be accompanied at all times and cannot be left alone in guest room.

Arriving to Chicago Vet

We've gathered a few quick tips for navigating Chicago like a pro. No matter how you get to the Windy City, we have provided a variety of options for you to choose from! 

Festival Hall at Navy Pier 
(all the way at the back of the pier)
600 E Grand Ave
Chicago, IL 60611


Getting Around Chicago


With its central geographic location and status as a hub for major interstates, Chicago is convenient to drive to from every region in the country. In fact, more than 20 million people live within a three-hour drive of the city. Chicago is accessible via several major interstates and highways: I-90 (Kennedy Expressway), I-94 (Dan Ryan Expressway), I-55 (Stevenson Expressway), I-290 (Eisenhower Expressway), I-294 (Tri-State Tollway). There are many options for rental cars available at O'Hare International Airport, check them out here

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Greyhound Lines, Inc. is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, serving more than 3,800 destinations with 13,000 daily departures across North America. Greyhound has five metro-Chicago locations, including two 24-hour stations and 20 express routes to major US cities. is the first, low-cost, express bus service to offer city-to-city travel for as low as $1 via the Internet. Since launching in April 2006, has served more than 22 million customers throughout more than 120 cities across North America.

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Amtrak serves Chicago with about 50 trains arriving and departing daily. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, the national rail operator Amtrak offers more than 300 trains each day—at high speeds up to 150 mph—to more than 500 destinations.

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