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Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago Reigns in the Holiday Season

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Trump International Hotel & Tower Chicago Reigns in the Holiday Season

The Award-winning luxury hotel celebrates with the magical Gingerbread Express, family fun at

Reindeer on the River and delectable holiday dining!

CHICAGO Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago invites all to celebrate the joy of the holiday season with incredible experiences sure to create heartwarming memories for a lifetime. This November and December, the property promises fun and enchantment galore – from adventures in the Gingerbread Express elevator to dazzling decorations, specially curated experiences, spirited dining and more.

Hotel Holiday Happenings:

  • Reindeer on the River – Saturday, November 23
    Celebrate the launch of the holiday season with an array of family-friendly activities on Chicago’s Riverwalk and the Riverside Gallery benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital! Throughout the afternoon, guests will enjoy magical meet-and-greets with Santa and his reindeer, holiday-themed takeaways for children, celebratory music, games, prizes, hot cider & cocoa, savory bites and seasonal sweet treats by Executive Pastry Chef Melania Castegnaro. Coinciding with BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights Festival, Reindeer on the River welcomes all visitors, with exclusive package options available. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit Eventbrite.
  • Sweet Ride: The Gingerbread Express – Saturday, November 23-Monday, December 31
    All season long, guests will be transported to a holiday wonderland in Trump Hotel Chicago’s Gingerbread Express. The property has designated one special elevator traveling up to the hotel’s signature restaurant, Terrace 16, that will be decked in everyone’s favorite holiday indulgences – gingerbread, candy canes and more sweet treats. Envisioned by the hotel’s stellar culinary team, guests who ride the Gingerbread Express will be greeted by the sweet aromas of the season, celebratory holiday music and more than 1,200 gingerbread bricks made in-house.  It’s the most joyful ride of the season! To reserve a table for dining, please visit Terrace 16.
  • Thanks and Giving Campaign
    Give hope this holiday season and help Trump Hotels and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital fight childhood cancer by purchasing a teddy bear for $20, with 100 percent of proceeds donated to St. Jude throughout the holiday season. In another charitable initiative, from November 1 through December 31, The Spa at Trump will also offer “Mani for a Cure”, where 10 percent of total sales from all manicures booked will be donated to the organization. To make the deal even sweeter, guests can enjoy an additional 10 percent off any second treatment when booked with the manicure. For more information, please visit here.

Holiday Dining:

  • Thanksgiving at Terrace 16 – Thursday, November 28
    Guests can expect traditional Thanksgiving staples with a delicious, contemporary twist on this favorite American holiday. Family and friends may all gather around and enjoy a three- or four-course feast, both of which include: Fried Brussels Sprouts (bacon, sherry vinegar), Autumn Wedge (butternut squash, prosciutto chip, shallot, mobay cheese and pomegranate vinaigrette), Roasted Ferndale Turkey (sausage and leek stuffing, pan gravy), Sweet Potato Strudel (orange, rosemary, honey and pistachio) and Warm Apple Upside Down Cake (vanilla bean ice cream, caramel popcorn).
    • Thanksgiving Dinner: 5 to 10 p.m., $85 per person, $120 with wine pairing
    • Reservations must be made in advance and are based on availability. For Thanksgiving dining reservations, please visit here. For more information, please call (312) 588-8030.
  • Hanukkah at Terrace 16 – December 23-30
    Celebrate Hanukkah with traditional dishes at Terrace 16. Enlighten the eight days with menu staples like Matzo Ball Chicken Consommé, Potato Latkes, Sous Vide Brisket, Rosemary Roasted Chicken and Cedar Arctic Char. Reservations must be made in advance and are based on availability. For Hanukkah dining reservations, please visit here. For more information, please call (312) 588-8030.
  • Deck the Halls at Terrace 16 – December 24-25
    Spirits will shine bright on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day as Terrace 16 welcomes guests to experience a holiday feast with loved ones. Guests will enjoy a hand-selected holiday dinner menu on Christmas Eve with options for the whole family to share. Christmas morning will be bustling with energy during brunch, where Santa and his reindeer will make an exciting appearance on the terrace after a busy night of travelling and gift-giving! Magical surprises await. For Christmas dining reservations, please visit here or call (312) 588-8030.
    • Christmas Eve Dinner: 5 to 10 p.m., $85 per person, $120 with wine pairing
    • Christmas Brunch: 6:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
    • Christmas Dinner: 5 p.m. to 12 a.m.



About Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago

A showcase of bold style and engaging design situated along the Chicago River, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago is located in the heart of the city at 401 N. Wabash Avenue. Designed by the noted architectural firm of Skidmore, Owings & Merrill with interiors by McGinley Design, Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago is a stunning addition to Chicago’s distinguished skyline. The hotel, comprising floors 14-27 of a 92-story residential tower developed by the Trump Organization, features 339 luxuriously appointed guest rooms including one-, two- and three-bedroom suites; The Spa at Trump® with 53 specially appointed spa guest rooms; the Fitness Club; Terrace 16 Restaurant & Bar, with expansive indoor and outdoor seating; Rebar, a chic cocktail lounge; and 26,000 sq. ft. of versatile corporate and social function space with show-stopping views throughout. The hotel underwent a design refresh in 2016, elevating all areas of the property. The hotel was awarded five diamonds by the esteemed AAA in 2019 and has received countless accolades including “Best U.S. Hotels” by U.S. News & World Report, “World’s Best Hotels” by Travel + Leisure and “Best in the World” by Conde Nast Traveler’s Reader’s Choice Awards.


For room and event reservations at Trump International Hotel & Tower® Chicago, call (312) 588-8000 or (877) 458-TRUMP (7867). For more information, visit Connect on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.



Trump Hotels is a brand of five-star luxury hotels and resorts with a mission of providing extraordinary customer experiences and luxury accommodations.  Its exceptionally designed hotels in iconic locations put guests at the heart of each destination. Each property provides a variety of offerings including signature programs designed with the guest in mind, and every hotel has a distinct design that is culturally-relevant, with iconic architecture that is contextual to the destination. The brand’s “Never Settle” philosophy permeates its everyday work culture, with dedicated leaders and talented associates priding themselves on impacting the guest experience with exacting standards and keen attention to detail. Reservations can be made at





401 North Wabash Ave.

Chicago, IL 60611

(312) 588-8000


From: Isabelli Media Relations (IMR)

Olivia Murphy | Janet Isabelli

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(312) 878-1222


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