Travel & General Information


Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

5555 N. River Road
Rosemont (Chicago), IL 60018

Expo Dates & Hours:

Tuesday & Wednesday - April 24-25, 2018:
10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday - April 26, 2018:
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Conference Dates & Hours:

Tuesday & Wednesday - April 24-25, 2018:
9:00 am – 4:45 pm

Thursday - April 26, 2018:
9:00 am – 4:45 pm

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* Important * OnPeak is the official designated housing bureau for the events and the only authorized vendor to contact you directly regarding hotel reservations. Please be advised there are third party companies soliciting and promoting low hotel rates for this event. DO NOT provide these companies with any personal or credit card information. They are not affiliated with the event and there is no guarantee your reservation will be made. If you are contacted by any other company claiming to represent the events or UBM, please notify us immediately.

Parking & Access

Powder Show parking is simple. The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center features two public parking garages, both connected to the center via the Rosemont Skybridge Network—an enclosed walkway also connected to three hotels (Hyatt Regency O'Hare, Hilton Rosemont, and DoubleTree Hotel O'Hare - Rosemont).


O’Hare International Airport

Served by all major domestic and foreign carriers, O’Hare is 7-10 minutes (2 miles) from Rosemont by car, shuttle, bus, or taxi. All Powder Show hotels offer complimentary shuttle services to and from the airport.

Please contact your hotel for more information on its scheduled service. And for information on other ground services to and from O’Hare, please visit:

Rosemont Taxi & Rates

Taxicabs are available on a first come, first served basis from the lower-level of all O’Hare terminals.

From O’Hare, you can expect to spend approximately $12.00* to Rosemont Village and $52.00* to downtown Chicago. Shared ride service is available, however flat rates are not. For wheelchair accessible vehicles, please call United Dispatch at 1-800-281-4466.

*Please be advised prices were verified on 01-04-14 and are subject to change without notice.

Chicago Transit Authority (CTA/Metra)

For schedules, pricing, and detailed information, please visit:


For information on Amtrak’s service to and from the Chicago/Rosemont area, please visit: