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Guide to McCormick Place: Tickets, Events and Venue Information for 2024-2025

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Cheap McCormick Place Tickets

If you're looking for a great deal to events at McCormick Place, Vivid Seats has you covered. The cheapest day to go to an event at McCormick Place is Sunday, where the average historical price for McCormick Place events is $90.31.

McCormick Place Seat Map and Seating Charts

Whether you want front row seats, a balcony view or anything in between, Vivid Seats can help you find just right the tickets to help you experience it live. To view an interactive McCormick Place seating chart and seat views, click the individual event at McCormick Place that you'd like to browse tickets for. Our McCormick Place seating map will show you the venue setup for your event, along with ticket prices for the various sections.

McCormick Place Bag Policy 2024

In general, at McCormick Place or other venues, bag policies regularly change to accommodate new guidelines and protocols. It's best to consult the venue's website for the McCormick Place bag policy. However, some general guidelines for venue bag policies may be helpful to consider for McCormick Place.

Small, hand-held clutches (4.5" x 6.5") are better options than large purses and are your best bet for an acceptable bag. Clear bags are better than opaque backpacks. Medical bags or kits are usually accepted at venues like McCormick Place, but may be subject to inspection or X-ray. Items likely not permitted at McCormick Place include (but are not limited to) camera equipment, laptops or computers, flashlights, drones, strollers, and laser pointers. Pets are not allowed in most cases, but service dogs are likely permitted.

Parking at McCormick Place

Parking may be available for events at McCormick Place. If McCormick Place parking passes are available, check Vivid Seats for options to help you park. Public transportation and ride share services are other options for you to get to McCormick Place.

McCormick Place Covid Rules for 2024

McCormick Place Covid rules and vaccine policies are constantly changing, based on IL state guidelines or local ordinances and requirements.

McCormick Place Events Schedule

Vivid Seats can help you browse upcoming events scheduled for McCormick Place, whether they're happening this weekend or sometime in 2025. Events are listed in chronological order, beginning with the events happening closest to today. The rest of the McCormick Place events schedule follows after that.

Top All-Time Concerts at McCormick Place

There's been no shortage of memorable shows at McCormick Place, but here are some of the biggest and best all-time performances that music lovers will remember:

Top All-Time Sports at McCormick Place

Classic games. Unforgettable performances. Memorable matchups. These are the nights that have shaped the history of sports at McCormick Place. See our list of some of the top games that McCormick Place has played host to in recent years:

Top Venues in Chicago for Live Events

In addition to McCormick Place tickets, Vivid Seats has the best tickets to all the events at the hottest venues across the area:

Other places to catch a show or a game around in Chicago

Whether you live in the Chicago area or you are just visiting, Vivid Seats can help you find tickets to the live events you love. Browse upcoming events at these venues near McCormick Place:

Additional McCormick Place Facts and Helpful Information

  • Venue Capacity: 10,000
  • Building owner: MPEA
  • McCormick Place Cost: $2 billion

Frequently Asked Questions about 2024 McCormick Place Tickets

How much are McCormick Place tickets?

McCormick Place ticket prices vary by show, day, season and other variables. McCormick Place tickets in 2024 cost $159.77 on average.

What are the best cheap seats at McCormick Place?

No matter what you're looking to spend, Vivid Seats has you covered, with options for cheap McCormick Place tickets. Check prices for any show by clicking on the name of the event you're interested in. Take note that the cheap McCormick Place tickets will be listed at the top, with more expensive options underneath.

What concerts are happening at McCormick Place in 2024?

Scroll to find the full list of McCormick Place concerts that have already been announced, across all genres, such as Rock, Pop, Country, Rap and K-pop. New concerts are announced frequently, for both McCormick Place and other venues across the Chicago area.

How do I get to McCormick Place / Directions to McCormick Place?

Whether you're coming from somewhere in the Chicago area or traveling from even further away, you're bound to have a good time at McCormick Place. Driving Directions: McCormick Place, 2301 S Lake Shore Dr, Chicago, IL Phone number: (312) 791-7000

What time do doors open at McCormick Place?

Doors usually open between 90 minutes and two hours early, but it's best to check before you go.

Are McCormick Place VIP seats for sale?

McCormick Place VIP seats may be available depending on the event. McCormick Place VIP tickets typically provide a better view or exclusive access to certain areas of the venue.