Hotels, Parking & Directions


A limited number of guest rooms have been reserved at the Holiday Inn & Suites Chicago-Downtown over the 2018 Good Food EXPO nights.

Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Chicago-Downtown
506 West Harrison Street
Chicago, IL 60607
1-312-957-9100 main
(approximately 0.8 miles from the UIC Forum)

The Group Room Rate is $129+tax per night for either a king bed or double bed guest room and rates are valid for the evenings of March 22, 23, and 24, 2018. (Current tax rate is 17.4%, subject to change.) Included in the room rate:

  • Two (2) Breakfast buffet coupons per room per night
  • Reduced parking rate of $25 (+tax) per night per car
    • Please note that the hotel does not offer shuttle service
  • FREE Cancellation until 6:00 PM local hotel time on the night of check-in
  • Fitness center
  • Business center
  • Coin operated guest laundry
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi throughout hotel
  • 24-hour gift shop
  • Restaurant that serves breakfast and dinner

To book your room:

  • BY PHONE, call 855-268-1763
  • If asked, name of group is Good Food Festival Family Farmed

Valid credit card required when making a reservation. A limited number of rooms have been reserved and the Group Room Rate will only be available through February 22, 2018.


Parking fees and availability are subject to change due to UIC policies beyond our control. In 2017, the per-car parking fee was $10.00. The 2018 rate has not yet been confirmed. UIC parking lots near the UIC Forum include:

  • Lot 6, across the street at 1109 S. Halsted
  • Lot 5, one block west at 1145 S. Morgan
  • Lot 4, one block north at 760 W. Taylor
  • Lot 14, a three-story garage two blocks south at 705 W. Maxwell


All events are located or start at the UIC Forum (725 W Roosevelt Rd, Chicago, IL)

Click here for Google Map directions

From the Dan Ryan Expressway, Interstate 90/94:

  • From the North, exit at 52A, Taylor St/Roosevelt Road
  • From the South, exit at 52B Taylor St/Roosevelt Road