Hotel

Our new convention home will be the Sheraton Grand Chicago in downtown Chicago, Illinois. Located at 301 East North Water Street, Chicago, Illinois, 60611. Throughout our discussions with the Sheraton this past year, we have been delighted by their commitment to make our experience an outstanding one. We are excited to make this space our new home!

https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/chigs-sheraton-grand-chicago/

Room rates

Rates are $121 per night plus taxes for a King or Double Bed rom. You can make a reservation via the link below.

https://book.passkey.com/e/50220215

Parking

Capricorn is pleased to announce a discounted self-parking rate of $15 per night, from Thursday, February 3, 2022 through Sunday, February 6, 2022 at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. This does not include in/out privileges.

Travel

By Car

If traveling by car or cab from the airports, anticipate at least an hour and fifteen minutes from door to door.

Public Transit

From O’Hare International Airport –

Follow the directions to the Blue Line to Forest Park.  Exit the train at Washington and transfer to one of the following buses: 29 (State) or 124 (Navy Pier) at State Street and Randolph Street. Estimated travel time from O’Hare to Hotel Lobby is 1 hour and 25 mins.

From Midway International Airport –

Follow directions to the Orange Line and exit the train at State & Lake.  29 (State) bus picks up at State & Lake.  Estimated travel time is 1 hour and 10 mins.

From Union Station (Metra, Amtrak) –

124 (Navy Pier), 157 (Streeterville/Taylor) or the 151 (Sheridan) all depart from the transit hub south of Union Station.  Estimated travel time is 30 mins from Union Station to the Hotel Lobby.

From Ogilvie Transportation Center (Metra) –

Head north to the Green/Pink Line at Clinton to Cottage Grove/Ashland (Green) or Loop (Pink).  Exit at State & Lake and catch the 29 (State) and exit at Illinois & St. Clair.  Estimated travel time from Ogilvie to Hotel Lobby is 20 mins.

157 (Streeterville/Taylor) and 124 (Navy Pier) departs Ogilvie from Canal & Madison to the southeast. Estimated travel time by bus from Ogilvie to Hotel Lobby is 25 mins.

From Millennium Station (Metra, South Shore Line) –

Exit to Grant Park (Randolph & Michigan) to take the 124 (Navy Pier) bus.

Exit to Michigan Avenue to catch the 151 (Sheridan), 157 (Streeterville/Taylor), or the 3 (King Drive) – exit the bus at Michigan & Hubbard.

Estimated travel time from Millennium Station to Hotel Lobby is 12 mins.

For all CTA bus and train questions or to use their trip planner head to transitchicago.com. Not all services run 24/7 and changes to service hours or removal of stops may occur.

For bus & train fares for the CTA – purchases can be made at Ventra Vending Machines located at:

  • Chicago Union Station (Metra, Amtrak)
  • Ogilvie Transportation Center (Metra)
  • Millennium Station (Metra, South Shore Line)

For further fare information, download the Ventra app available with GooglePlay or AppleStore.

Metra/Amtrak/South Shore Train Lines –

A more detailed Hotel FAQ will be made available soon.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact hotel@capricon.org and someone will be happy to assist you.