Chamber News

Miss Chinese International Pageant – Hong Kong

Jennifer Zhang, Miss Friendship Ambassador 2015, represented the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce at the Miss Chinese International Pageant in Hong Kong on January 25, 2015. It was very competitive with eighteen beautiful contestants from all over the world. Unfortunately, Ms. Zhang did not win, however, she was a wonderful representative of the Chamber and Chicago. Jennifer with Bouquet

Lunar New Year Dinner 2015

Join the Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce in celebrating the Chinese New Year at its annual Lunar New Year Dinner on Thursday February 26, 2015 at Ming Hin Restaurant. A lion dance will usher in the Year of the Goat and traditional Chinese dishes will be specially prepared for the event including new year dumplings, Peking Duck, Prawns in Maggi Sauce and more! Seating is limited. Be sure to dress in Chinese apparel or in Red! For more information and to purchase tickets please click here.

Member Spotlight

The month of January features: Top Choice BBQ.


New Members

Chicago Chinatown Chamber of Commerce welcomes its newest members:
  1. Sylvan Learning Center at University Village
A complete list of our members can be found here.


More information coming soon !

Member News

Celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year with Fashion Outlets of Chicago!

Ring in the Year of the Sheep with a Special Chinese Lunar New Year Event at Fashion Outlets of Chicago. Starting Wednesday, February 18 through Sunday, March 1, visit Guest Services on Level 1 near Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5th, and receive your Chinese Lunar New Year red envelope featuring the following special offers and complimentary services:
- Free commemorative Year of the Sheep Green Savings Card (worth over $800 in additional savings). Green Savings Card features exclusive offers and incentives at your favorite participating stores and restaurants.
- Exclusive Lunar New Year retailer offers and incentives.
- Relax in our VIP lounge and enjoy complimentary hot tea and fortune cookies.
- Complimentary luggage hold at Guest Services.

Plus, bring the whole family to enjoy special performances:
-Friday, February 20 at 1:00 pm in Center Court: Enjoy a traditional Chinese lion dance performance. The lion expresses joy and happiness and used to summon luck and good fortune.
- Sunday, February 22 at 1:00 pm in Center Court: Enjoy the elegance, sights and sounds of traditional Chinese dance, musicians and martial artists.

Don’t miss this annual celebration!

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Sounds of China – February 15, 2015

The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will present its first Chinese New Year Concert at The Symphony Center on Sunday, February 15, 2015 at 3 pm. A private reception launching the concert was held at Lao Sze Chuan on January 11 and attended by Consul General Zhao Weiping, Yo-Yo Ma and several members of the Chinatown Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and other community leaders. This concert will feature virtuoso soloists from the world-renowned National Chinese Traditional Orchestra and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra showcasing traditional Chinese folk music and instruments fused with contemporary Chinese and western classical music. Purchase tickets at cso.org.

Choose Chicago Fall/Winter Visitor’s Guide

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Chicago Ranks as one of the Top Ten Best Chinatowns in the US!

Chicago Ranks as one of the Top Ten Best Chinatowns in the US by The Daily Meal!