Palmer House Lobby

Seasonal Events

Celebrate the festive season at Palmer House, a Hilton Hotel with our local events and holiday offers.

Palmer House Holiday Cocktail

Gin-gle Bell (on the) Rocks & Mer-Brie Appetizers

Rock around the Christmas tree at Lockwood Bar for a unique dining experience and holiday cocktails. In celebration of Potter’s Chicago Burger Bar’s grand reopening this fall, stop by to enjoy a selection of burgers, homemade sauces, salads, and sweets.

Available throughout the season
Christmas tree in lobby

Tuba Christmas

The event of the season returns on December 18th at 11:30am. The annual Tuba Christmas performance at Palmer House brings tubists from around the world inside the Grand and State Ballrooms to play classic holiday tunes. The event will consist of performances from tuba players and experienced musicians for an unforgettable holiday event.

a Group of People Playing Cards

Jingle and Mingle Holiday Parties

Desert plate with ice cream and sauce

National Brownie Day

Festive Offers

Parking sign with Santa Sleigh Picture

Call Dibs on Sleigh Parking

Plan your escape to downtown Chicago and soak up the seasonal fun. Our package includes overnight accommodations, self-parking for one vehicle, and bottomless hot coffee and cocoa or iced coffee and tea.

Dennis Watkins Holding a Decorative Christmas Ball

A Magical Experience

Enjoy a magical Christmas at Palmer House, a Hilton Hotel. The Magic Parlour Holiday Package includes overnight accommodation and an intimate evening of classic magic with Dennis Watkins on select dates throughout the season.

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