Getting to McCormick Place is easy and convenient. There are three main parking lots on the McCormick Place campus. All are managed by Standard Parking and are in close proximity and walking distance to our convention complex. Events in Lakeside Center and Arie Crown Theater designate Lot C as the primary parking location, while events in the North, South and West Buildings designate Lot A garage as the primary parking location. ABS events will be held in the West Building.

BEST VALUE: Parking is also available at the remote lot (Parking Lot B), which is served by a shuttle bus to the convention center. The parking fee here is $15.

Lot A
A six level garage and is located directly across from the Grand Concourse/Gate 4. Covered walkways from Lot A leading directly into McCormick Place and the Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Hotel also provide added convenience. 

Directions: Connected to the hotel via skybridge, the facility holds 2000 cars and is handicapped-accessible to the McCormick Place complex. To get to the Martin L. King lot from I-55, exit onto Martin L. King Dr., turn left and follow the parking signs. From downtown Chicago, take Michigan Ave South to 22nd/Cermak Rd. and turn left (East). Follow the parking signs to Lot A. Hotel guests can unload luggage on the front drive and check in before parking in Lot A. 

Lot B
Used for overflow parking and there will be trolley service from Lot B to the West Building
Saturday & Sunday from 8am - 6pm and Monday from 8am - 5pm. Please watch for electronic signs on main arteries for directions.

The parking rate in Lot A is currently $23 for up to 16 hours and $36 from 16-24 hours with no in-and-out privileges. Overnight parking is available in Lot A only. Lost tickets will pay the $36 (overnight) fee per day.

The parking rate in Lot B is currently $15 with no in-and-out privileges. This is a flat fee regardless of the amount of time the vehicle is parked. This parking lot is open throughout event hours. Overnight parking is not available.

Parking fees can be paid by cash or credit card; VISA, MasterCard and American Express are accepted. Parking lots are open throughout event hours.

Directions: Located at 31st St. near Lake Shore Drive, this open-air lot holds 2,250 cars. To get to the 31st St. lot from I-55, take southbound Lake Shore Drive and exit at 31st Street. Turn right and follow the parking signs. From downtown Chicago, take Lake Shore Drive South and exit at 31st St, turn right and follow the parking signs to Lot B.


Hyatt Regency McCormick Place Parking   
2233 South Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive, Chicago, Illinois60616-9985

With in-and-out privileges, but please keep in mind that the rates for parking here are:

  • 0-1 Hour - $20.00
  • 1-3 Hours - $23.00
  • 3-9 Hours - $29.00
  • 9-24 Hours- $36.00

Chicago Valet Parking: (with in/out privileges)

  • 0-24 Hours- $51.00

Attendee Guaranteed Parking Now Available!

A limited number of guaranteed parking spaces are available at the rate of $28 per day by advance order of an Attendee Parking Permit. This permit allows access to the garages with in-and-out privileges. Parking spaces are guaranteed even if lots fill to capacity.

Order Attendee Guaranteed Parking Now!

Be sure to look at signs to know exactly what lot you are parking in & what the rates are!

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