The World's Fair of Money will be held in Rosemont, Ill. The city once known as a low-key
suburb has been making major changes to transform itself into a
more desireable location for convention attendees. Annually, the
suburb hosts numerous large scale conventions.
(The MB Finanical
Center provides an assortment of entertainment
A major factor in the improvement to Rosemont's entertainment is
the newly formed MB Financial Park at Rosemont. The MB Financial
Park includes restaurants, pubs, bars, taverns, bowling, a movie
theater and a comedy night club.
During the World's Fair of Money there will be two no-cost
admission concerts held in the MB Financial Park area. The first
concert, Thursday August 15, is part of the Rockin in the Park Free
Summer Concert Series. Performing that night will be The Breakfast Club tribute band, which
will play high energy '80s rock and dance music.
On August 17 Toby Keith's I Love This Bar &
Grill will host a concert headlined by country singer Allan Craig and the Nashville Machine.
Those wanting a quieter atmosphere can catch the latest new
movies at the Muvico Theaters Rosemont 18. The theater offers
an amazing digital viewing experience with reclining stadium-style
seats, VIP specials, and a full-service restaurant and bar.
Looking for some laughs? Then Zanies is the spot you want to be, Aug.
14-17 Bret Ernst will be providing the laughs
with his stand-up comedy act. Ernst has made national television
appearances on Showtime, Comedy Centeral, Oxygen, BET, CBS, E!,
Fox and ABC.
(Aug. 15 a free concert will
take place in the Center of MB Financial
Another addition to the Rosemont area is the new Fashion Outlets of Chicago, which will be the first
enclosed mall to be built in the Chicago area in more than a
decade. The $250 million two-level mall totals 530,000 square feet
and is set to open Aug. 1. Shops will include Bloomingdale's The
Outlet Store, Gymboree Outlet, Aeropostale, Asics, Giorgio Armani,
Guess Factory Store, Puma, Van Heusen, Under Armour, Prada, and
many other stores. The mall is also a great option for those
looking for a variety of food choices: It will host dozens of small
eateries and feature two restaurants, Prasino and Villagio.
Rosemont has multiple new and exciting entertainment to offer
those visiting the city. For more information on entertainment,
dining, hotels, and other Rosemont information, go to www.rosemont.com.