DB National Event: Experience Chicago
Calling all 7th thru 12th graders and adults! It’s National Event time - Come meet us in the middle in the windy city, Chicago! Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to connect with peers and experience a fun filled Memorial day weekend exploring the pier, aquarium, food and art experiences, river cruise, and so much more! We hope you will join us for this adventurous, and uplifting, weekend in downtown Chicago!
*This trip includes a large amount of walking to and from various locations.
“Soul has infinite resources with which to bless mankind, and happiness would be more readily attained and would be more secure in our keeping, if sought in Soul.”
Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, Mary Baker Eddy, p. 60:29–31
HI Chicago Hostel
Event Arrival / Departure Time
Arrive: at HI Chicago Hostel
Depart: HI Chicago Hostel
Make sure to fill out the travel form here to let us know your arrival and departure information.
Participants are asked to arrive Friday, May 26, 2023 between 1:00 - 5:00 pm at the Chicago Midway International Airport. As a group we will take the Chicago L Train to the HI Chicago Hostel at approximately 6:00 PM. Friday night dinner will not be provided by DB, participants are asked to purchase dinner at the airport which has a variety of delicious restaurants. (Midway restaurant options)
On Monday, May 29, 2023 we will be departing for the airport via the L train at 9:30 A and arriving at the airport by 10:30 AM. Please schedule departure flights to depart after 12:30 PM.
*Adult participants ONLY may choose to fly in/out of Chicago O'hare International Airport. Please note that you will be responsible for dinner and arriving at HI Chicago Hostel no later than 7:00 PM on arrival day Friday, May 26, 2023. (This option is open to teens traveling with adults)
For private vehicles please see Event arrival and departure times. There are parking lots located around the Hostel.
Want to carpool with someone in the Chicago or St. Louis area? Reach out to Halley, so she can connect you with other individuals on the trip coming from your direction (not guaranteed).
Alton, IL option
Registration & Financial Aid
Registration includes housing, activities around the city, and meals (Saturday breakfast - Monday breakfast).
7th thru 12th Grade:
If you have questions, please call 720.599.7127 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Planner Name / Email / Phone Number
DiscoveryBound5201 S Quebec StGreenwood Village, CO 80111
This event is generously subsidized by the Asher Student Foundation.