Thu, Mar 29: Depart in the morning for Chicago via motorcoach. You have the afternoon for lunch and to explore and shop on your own before checking in to the The Drake, a Hilton Hotel. Enjoy dinner at The Drake before a short transfer to the elegant CIBC Theatre for an evening performance of Hamilton. Based on the story of Alexander Hamilton, one of our nation’s founding fathers, the music is sung in rap and hip-hop style and continues to be a hit since it opened on Broadway in New York City. The show explores the life of Hamilton, America’s first secretary of the Treasury, and incorporates historical figures such as George Washington, Aaron Burr, James Madison and Thomas Jefferson. (Meals: D)
Fri, Mar 30: Spend the day at leisure before heading back to Indianapolis late afternoon.
The Drake, a Hilton Hotel, Chicago
Located on the Gold Coast overlooking Lake Michigan, this Historic Hotel of America has been welcoming guests since opening on New Years' Eve 1920. The upscale shopping districts of Oak Street and The Magnificent Mile, and the John Hancock Observatory are all just steps away. Highlights: elegant guest rooms with Hilton Serenity Dream beds and luxury linens • in-room high-speed and wireless Internet • three restaurants • bar • room service • afternoon tea • fitness center.