Chicago’s greatest birthday high!
Imagine cutting the birthday cake with stunning 360° views of Chicago as a backdrop! At John Hancock Observatory we have packages for kids’ parties, MTV style ‘Sweet Sixteen’ parties and large venue parties and events. Starting at just $40 per person (min.10 - max. 30 guests for kids parties), our packages include Observatory admission, treats from our café, a custom cake, access to an exclusive party area, a party host, interactive panoramic screens and a multimedia tour. So come celebrate your sweet six...sixteen...or sixtieth at JHO.
Skating in the Sky
- Add $7 per person and have a Skating in the Sky party!
- 25 minute session for up to 20 people
360° Views of 4 States
- Your guests will enjoy sweeping views of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.
- Open 9am - 11pm. Blow out the candles with the city lights in the background.
- Multimedia Audio Tour!
Fun and Funky Interior
- Use the Lavazza Espression café for kids' birthdays or for really, really big birthdays take over the whole 17,000 square feet!
- Audio and visual equipment available. [additional charges apply]
Create a cool party in the sky!
We’ve wrapped everything up so it’s easy, easy, easy.
Our packages include:
- Custom John Hancock Center birthday cake (serves 10 - 30 guests).
- Exclusive party area in our Lavazza Espression café for two hours.
- Decorated area with balloons and souvenirs.
- JHO coloring project and pin the Antennas on Big John!
- Kids go free passes to each guest for their next visit to John Hancock Observatory.
- Interactive panoramic screens
- Access to the open-air Skywalk.
- Personal party host.
- Blackout dates apply.
- Additional upgrades available.
Here’s the deal...
Birthday parties start at $40/person (min. 10 - max. 30 guests for kids parties).
January 1st - April 8th add Skating in the Sky* for as little as $5 more per person. 25 minute session for up to 20 skaters (20 required for private rink time)
*special terms and conditions apply
Talk to us.