March for Life Chicago
Sunday, January 14, 2018
2:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Location: Federal Plaza, 50 W. Adams St., Chicago, IL (map)
Speakers: To Be Announced
Hosted by the March for Life Chicago Committee
This is a free event.
Courtyard Marriott Chicago Downtown/RiverNorth
30 E Hubbard St, Chicago, IL 60611
$89 per night for Saturday, January 13, 2018
Rate can be extended to three nights prior and three nights after. Room availability is limited and must be booked by December 22nd. To make your room reservation online, go to the 2018 Marriott-March for Life Chicago reservation page or call the Marriott Reservation Center at (800)321-2211.
Bus Parking – Please ask your bus company for parking information. The Chicago Department of Transportation and the local Alderman’s Office recommend buses park on Canal Street between Roosevelt and 14th St. There is an idling bus location on Canal Street. It is only street parking, available on a first come, first serve basis. Also, passengers can be dropped off at the corner of Adams and Dearborn (directly in front of Federal Plaza!).
Chicago Parking Map – An easy and free guide to parking garage locations in the Chicagoland area.
Spot Hero – Prepay and reserve your parking garage space or valet at discounted pricing.
Parking Panda – Offering special discount for March for Life Chicago attendees. Use promo code MARCH10 to receive a 10% discount. Parking Panda will also donate 20% of revenue to March for Life Chicago.
Chicago Parking Meters – Guide to Chicago’s on-street system, locations and rates.
Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) – Information about bus and train service in and around Chicago.
Metra – Information about train service to Chicago from surrounding suburbs.
Below are a couple of options. Be sure to mention that you are participating in March for Life Chicago. Important note: Please confirm parking information with your bus company ahead of time.
USA Bus Charter – Phone (800)979-4498
Tristate Travel – Phone (800)779-4869
Your local school bus company may also offer an affordable alternative.
JOIN THESE GROUPS TO THE MARCH
St. Constance Church – Private bus from 5843 W. Strong St., Chicago, IL. Contact Richard at 708-205-8487
Lake County Right to Life – Private bus departing from Marytown, 1600 W. Park Ave., Libertyville, IL immediately following 11:00 am Mass. Contact Bonnie at 847-223-7022 or email@example.com
Pro-Life Wisconsin – Buses leaving from: Brookfield, Richfield, Madison, Beloit, Green Bay, Manitowoc, Kenosha, La Crosse/Sparta, Wausau, Plover!!! Register online at www.ProLifeWI.org or e-mail Therese.A@ProLifeWI.org Download flyer here
Lutheran Church Missouri Synod – Northern Illinois District – leaving from Trinity Lutheran Church in Lisle, 1101 Kimberly Way at 1pm. Suggested bus ride donation is $10 to cover the cost. Please call 630-234-1491 to reserve your seat! Space is limited!
NW Indiana Pro-Life Coalition – free bus trip and lunch departing from Nativity Catholic Church, Portage, IN, after 11 AM Mass celebrated by Bishop Donald Hying who is also a featured speaker at the March. To register or for more information click here.
St. Petronille Church, Glen Ellyn – Ideal Charter round trip bus service from Glen Ellyn directly to Federal Plaza, Chicago. Delicious box lunch and water bottle for the ride are included. Deaparts after 11:30AM Mass on Sunday, Jan. 14th. Please click here for more information and please click here to make your payment!