When? May 24th, 25th, and 26th, 2013. 3 full days of tournament madness, including an EVO-style Sunday finals day.
Where? Crowne Plaza Chicago O’Hare (New venue details)
5440 North River Road, Rosemont, Illinois 60018
Players should fly into the Chicago O’Hare International Airport. You can fly into Midway as well, but the trip from the airport to the hotel will be much longer.
Transportation Details from O’Hare -
Follow signs in the airport to the CTA Blue Line Train. Buy a fare card with $7.50 on it ($5.00 to get to the venue, $2.50 to get back to the airport). Get on the train, and then get off at the Rosemont stop. Walk about 15 minutes to the hotel.
The hotel also provides a shuttle.
CTA Closures -
Redline service is closed between Dan Ryan/95th and Chinatown/Cermak after May 19th. If you are coming from the South Side of Chicago via CTA, you will need to use buses to make an alternate route to the blue line.