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The festival has made special arrangements with four Evanston hotels, all of which are within walking distance to the Ryan Center for the Arts (see map).

Please click on the links below to be taken to the hotel websites, where you can book your room. For those unable to walk to the festival venue, a courtesy shuttle will be available. The shuttle will make rounds between the Hilton Orrington Hotel and the Ryan Center for the Arts. The buses that will drive us to the Chicago Symphony Orchestra concert will leave from the Hilton Orrington, as well.

We encourage you to download the Uber app. It is a convenient way to get around Evanston as well as short hops within Chicago.

There is a taxi queue in front of the Hilton Orrington. Phone numbers for taxis are listed under Airport Transportation.

Official Festival Hotels