JUNE 21st SOLSTICE SLEEPOVER EVENT AT 360 CHICAGO OFFERS SUNSET TO SUNRISE PHOTO OPS AND BENEFITS MY BLOCK, MY HOOD, MY CITY
CHICAGO, IL – May 22, 2017 – Photographers and Instagrammers now have an exclusive opportunity to support Chicago’s youth while also capturing images of sunset on the first day of summer, sparkling fireworks over Navy Pier and a stunning sunrise during the first-ever 360 Solstice Sleepover at 360 CHICAGO Observation Deck.Beginning June 21st at 7:30 p.m., this takeover event benefits My Block, My Hood, My City (M3) and offer participants 12 hours to capture the best views of the city, its sights and celestial lights from the 94th floor.One hundred percent of proceeds from ticket sales will be donated to M3.
“Our venue offers visitors a unique perspective of Chicago and with strong community partners alongside us we support My Block, My Hood, My City’s mission to offer youth from Chicago’s challenged neighborhoods a brighter outlook for their future,” says Nichole Williamson, general manager of 360 CHICAGO. “The generous outpouring of support from our local businesses including the Chicago Helicopter Experience, Garrett Popcorn Shops, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria, Revolution Brewing and Walgreens allows us to donate all of the funds raised to this very worthwhile cause, and we expect other businesses to join our efforts,” she adds.
Led by Jahmal Cole, M3 is designed to inspire and prepare Chicago’s young people for their rightful role as active, engaged, and self-determined citizens. Broadening the often severely limited viewpoints and opportunities of teenagers living in underserved communities, M3 accelerates youth insight into careers, jobs, lifestyles, cultures, and opportunities they never have experienced.
“Today’s youth have become isolated in their immediate surroundings and fail to realize that they are part of a bigger community. We offer a huge thank you to 360 CHICAGO for stepping up and supporting Chicago youth,” says Cole.
Three ticket packages are currently available and limited to 150 participants. The 360 Sleepover General Admission package ($94) includes a collectible t-shirt from M3, 12-hour access to 360 CHICAGO including the TILT thrill ride, board games, DJ entertainment and late-night movies, a magician and refreshments provided by Garrett Popcorn Shops, Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria and Revolution Brewing craft beer and breakfast favorites.
The 360 Sleepover Gold package ($150) includes general admission benefits plus an Annual Pass to 360 CHICAGO which gives the holder unlimited visits for two for a full calendar year ($100 value).The 360 Sleepover VIP package ($360) adds an Annual Pass for two to 360 CHICAGO ($100 value) plus a My Block, My Hood, My City Hoodie ($50 value) and an exciting Chicago Helicopter Experience Day Tour for one person ($148 value).
One hundred percent of funds raised will be donated to M3. Purchase Tickets Here.
Visit www.mbmhmc.com for more information on the nonprofit.
360 CHICAGO is located at 875 N. Michigan Avenue, 94th Floor in Chicago, IL.For information, weekdays 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., call 312-751-3681.All other times, please call 312-654-2892. Follow on social media through Twitter @360ChiViews, Instagram @360CHICAGO, or Facebook @360CHICAGO. Visit www.360chicago.com for information.