Friendsgiving, Feasts, and Festivities, Oh My!

Friendsgiving, Feasts, and Festivities, Oh My!
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Happy Holidays from the Virgin Hotels Chicago Family

The holidays are upon us and we’ve got your social survival guide right here. It’s time to get glammed up and ready for some festive fun.

Friendsgiving (11.13 – 11.19)
Friendsgiving is about spending time with the people you wish you were related to. This year, the only thing you need to make for dinner is reservations. Join Chef Moosah at the Chef’s Table in Commons Club for a special dinner for 10, time slots at 6 and 8 nightly. We also have a prix-fixe menu for those dining in smaller parties.


Thanksgiving (11.23)
This Thanksgiving, don’t lift a finger. Leave the dishes to us aka Chef Moosah. He’s prepared a prix-fixe menu of our holiday dreams including the Perfect Turkey Plate with truffles. Yes, that was turkey with truffles (and truffle scented gravy!) We’ll be open for the feast starting at 4 PM.tgiving-6858

Taylor Stitch Pop Up (12.2 – 12.9)
One of our favorite brands is posting up in the Commons Club to showcase their holiday collection. Taylor Stitch carries both men’s and women’s shirting, outerwear, denim, and basics constructed responsibly from the finest materials. Guests who stay for dinner or indulge in Upside Down Tea will automatically receive 20% off with their

Upside Down Tea Party
Saturdays & Sundays 1-4 PM
With the holidays comes shopping sprees, ice skating and tea time. This holiday season, our tea cocktails are inspired by all things festive; white chocolate mocha, gingerbread, carrot cake…you get the picture. There are half-dozen tea cocktails as well as non-alcoholic tea, and a smattering of bites such as spiced cones, apple cider macarons and pecan pie bombes. We haven’t forgotten about our vegan and gluten-free friends either.upside-down-tea

New Year’s Eve Celebration 12.31
Ring in 2018 with our wild group of party animals. Sure, we live our lives like every eve is New Year’s Eve, but this year let’s get a little extra glitzy and pour a little extra fizzy. Bring your best dressed self and your loved ones, our countdown to 2018 includes DJs all night, an exclusive hosted bar package, passed hors d’oeuvres, and a champagne toast once the clock strikes 12.

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