Chicago, Illinois in March

You can expect a little moisture here, but generally the temperatures stay between 50 and 65 degrees this time of year, perfect for exploring the waterfront, Millennium Park, shops, and restaurants.


The Fairmont, Chicago

No need to rent a car, the hotel is located just a few blocks from two METRA stations. It’s downtown in the Loop district, which you can get to directly from either O’Hare (CTA Blue Line) or Midway (CTA Orange Line) airports.

It’s quick, easy, and affordable and a great way for you to make your way to and from the airport.

Visit the CTA website for details, including fares, maps, and instructions for using their Breeze cards.

MARTA Train Map of Stations

Fairmont Hotel at millenium park, Chicago, illinois


As incentive to stay the weekend and explore the city, the Fairmont has offered to honor our fantastic room rate, $179/night for two days before and two days after our event. Make your reservations when you register for the conference to ensure you receive our group rate. Availability is limited, make your reservations to take advantage and stay to explore!

  • Use this link to make your reservations at our special rate of $179. If you are staying an extra night before or after the conference, simply change the search to include those nights.

  • If you have any trouble with the link, call the hotel directly and ask to reserve a room in the Elkins Consulting room block for your dates. Remember the $179 rate should be offered 2 nights before and 2 nights after the event, giving you a great rate to stay through the weekend.

  • Complimentary basic internet is included in that room rate.

Hartsfield-Jackson atlanta Airport

A major airline hub, the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport has consistently good reviews for convenience, and on-time departures. The best things we’ve found about this airport are the excellent service and easy access to the train station. The InterContinental at Buckhead is on the Gold Line, about 14 stops from the airport.

Inside the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Inside the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Chihuly Fountain - Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Chihuly Fountain - Atlanta Botanical Gardens

Atlanta area attractions

This city is a great place to explore in February, it’s not too hot, not too cold, and the location of the hotel makes it easy to get around without having to rent a car. Check out the Atlanta Botanical Gardens, the aquarium, The World of Coca Cola, or visit this website to find more of what you might enjoy!