Our Host Hotel
The Independent Show will be heading back to the windy city at the Sheraton Grand Chicago. The property is newly renovated and perfectly situated in the heart of the bustling downtown district, along the Chicago Riverwalk. You will find several iconic attractions including Millennium Park, Navy Pier and the Magnificent Mile are mere steps away. We’ve secured a great rate of just $239/night which includes in-room internet.
Reserve Your Room Online
Attendee Room Block
If you are an NCTC or ACA Member Operator, please click on the blue button, below to book your room.
Exhibitor Room Block
Suppliers, Programmers, Industry Professionals should all use the Exhibitor Block when booking your hotel reservation. The Attendee Block is reserved for your customers, the operators. NCTC reserves the right to cancel Exhibitor rooms found in the attendee block.
All companies are limited to reserving a maximum of 15 rooms within the Exhibitor Room Block. If your company needs more than 15 rooms, please contact Lisa Miller for availability.
NEW FOR EXHIBITORS: 30 Day Deposit Policy
To ensure all conference participants have access to our discounted rooms, we will be instituting a new 30-day cancellation policy on the room deposit. This policy is designed to help reduce the number of rooms being reserved, but not actually needed, and then cancelled right before the conference. When you book your room through the exhibitor room block, please secure only the rooms you need at the time of booking. Rooms cancelled within 30 days of the reservation will automatically forfeit their deposit.
If you have any difficulties getting a room in the Exhibitor block, don’t book in the attendee block, please contact Lmiller@nctconline.org
Additional Hotel Information
- Check-in: 4:00 p.m.
- Check-out: 12:00 p.m.
Whether you're getting in early to see Chicago before #TIS19 starts, or staying in town after the show to explore the Windy City, here are some links to help you plan your visit. NOTE: Lollapalooza will be in Chicago August 1-4, so if you're sticking around after #TIS19 concludes, book your hotel room early!
First-Timer's Guide to Chicago
To make the most of your inaugural visit, this guide points you to all the must-see Chicago attractions and events. First Timers' Guide to Chicago
Chicago for Kids
Chicago is filled with fun things to do with the kids. Use these 2-day family and kids’ activity guides to see a bunch of top attractions, restaurants & activities that are perfect for the kids in any season. Chicago for Kids
Events and Shows
Chicago celebrates everything from fine art to the fringe movement, craft beer to cultural heritage, and everything in between. Find all the happenings in this event and show guide.
Music Lovers: Lollapalooza will be in Chicago August 1-4, so after #TIS19 you can head over to Grant Park to catch all the acts. More info: Lollapalooza 2019